Uptown real estate guide & listings for sale
Uptown is a fairly good neighbourhood to buy a house in for those who prefer a slower-paced atmosphere. This area is quiet, as the streets are quite tranquil. Lastly, public green spaces are especially well-situated and there are a few of them nearby for residents to check out, making it easy to access them.
Uptown will appeal to active house buyers because it is very conducive to walking; many daily needs can be carried out on foot. Cars are also a very good medium of transportation in Uptown. Nearby highways are very easy to reach from any location in this neighbourhood, and it is convenient to come across a parking spot.
Renters occupy nearly 90% of the units in the neighbourhood whereas owners occupy the remainder. In this part of the city, the majority of dwellings are small apartment buildings, but large apartment buildings are also present in the housing stock. Most of the housing growth in this neighbourhood took place before the 1960s. This part of Saint John offers mainly two bedroom and one bedroom homes.
A supermarket is ordinarily accessible within a very short walk from most properties for sale in Uptown. Furthermore, those who are fond of eating in restaurants or cafes will have a fair number of options in Uptown, for instance on Prince William Street. Property owners benefit from a good number of nearby clothing stores. As far as education is concerned, in this area, parents and their kids will usually be able to reach daycares and schools by walking.