St. John's real estate guide & listings for sale
St. John's is quiet overall, as there isn't a lot of street noise or city clamour - although there are still several louder sections, especially around the airport (YYT).
Driving is an excellent means of transportation in this city. It is a rather short car ride to the nearest highway from any location in St. John's, and it is very convenient to park. In contrast, this city is not very transit friendly. Nevertheless, there are approximately 20 bus lines, and the closest bus stop is usually a short walk away. St. John's is not very conducive to walking as almost no common errands can be run on foot.
St. John's did not experience a single building boom; the construction of new dwellings in St. John's was spread throughout multiple decades in the twentieth and twenty-first century. In this city, about 45% of buildings are single detached homes, but small apartment buildings, duplexes, and townhouses are also present in the housing stock. Homeowners occupy about 60% of the units in St. John's and the rest are rented. This city has a good variety of housing sizes, ranging from lofts to four or more bedrooms.
It can be challenging to reach high schools and primary schools on foot from properties for sale in this city. With respect to eating, house buyers in St. John's almost always have to use a vehicle to access the nearest supermarket.