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.

Neighbourhood Listings

Lori Hennessey, Royal LePage Anchor Realty
MLS® #: 201826354


56 KRAUSE CRT, Russell Lake, NS, B2W 0K9

3 bed|3 bath|N/A sqft|house
Nassim Klayme, RE/MAX Nova
MLS® #: 201900050


385 CALDWELL RD, Dartmouth, NS, B2V 1A4

3 bed|3 bath|2992 sqft|house
Shereef Elkoshairi, Royal LePage Atlantic
MLS® #: 201900457


203 - 89 PEBBLECREEK CRES, Dartmouth, NS, B2W 0K6

3 bed|2 bath|N/A sqft|condo
MLS® #: 201902626


6 ATHOLEA DR, Colby, NS, B2V 1C5

4 bed|4 bath|N/A sqft|house
Brenda K Kielbratowski, Keller Williams Select Realty
MLS® #: 201903388


53 KRAUSE CRT, Russell Lake, NS, B2W 0K9

3 bed|3 bath|N/A sqft|house
Carrie Knowlton-Trider, RE/MAX Nova
MLS® #: 201903567


6 WILLOWDALE DR, Dartmouth, NS, B2V 1C1

4 bed|1 bath|1283 sqft|house
Keith Kenny, Blue List Realty Canada
MLS® #: 201903577


96 WESTFIELD CRES, Dartmouth, NS, B2V 2W1

3 bed|3 bath|N/A sqft|house
James Higgs, Parachute Realty
MLS® #: 201904154


47 KRAUSE CRT, Russell Lake West, NS, B2W 0K9

4 bed|4 bath|N/A sqft|house
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