Shearwater real estate guide & listings for sale
It is relatively serene in Shearwater, since there are very few pedestrians. Green spaces aren't well-spread out, making it rather challenging to get to them from the majority of locations in the neighbourhood. Still, there are a few parks close by for residents to unwind in.
The preferred approach to move around in this part of the municipality is usually driving. Parking is quite easy. In contrast, the public transit service in this part of the municipality is not very frequent. Nonetheless, residents benefit from a few bus lines, and bus stops are ordinarily within walking distance. It is very impractical for pedestrians to get around in this area since almost no daily needs can be carried out without the use of a vehicle.
Single detached homes are the most common housing type, representing roughly 45% of dwellings in Shearwater, while small apartment buildings and townhouses are also present in the housing stock. Roughly 40% of properties in this neighbourhood were built after the year 2000, while most of the remaining buildings were constructed pre-1960 and in the 1960s. This area offers mainly two bedroom and three bedroom homes. Renters occupy about three quarters of the units in Shearwater while the remainder are occupied by owners.
There are no high schools and no primary schools in Shearwater. As far as eating is concerned, in all but a very small number of cases, a vehicle is needed to purchase groceries. There are a few coffee shops in Shearwater.