Douglas Avenue real estate guide & listings for sale
People who prefer a relaxed ambience will enjoy Douglas Avenue. This area is reasonably quiet, as there are low levels of noise from traffic - although that is not the case closer to the railway line. Lastly, there are a few parks close by for residents to check out and they are especially well-situated, making them easy to get to.
The preferred method to get around in Douglas Avenue is usually a car. It is especially convenient to park, and nearby highways are very easy to access from anywhere in this part of the city. It is challenging for pedestrians to navigate Douglas Avenue as few daily needs can be carried out on foot.
In Douglas Avenue, most dwellings are small apartment buildings, and the remainder are mainly duplexes. Most of the housing growth in this part of Saint John occurred prior to the 1960s. This neighbourhood offers mainly one bedroom and two bedroom homes. Roughly 70% of the dwellings in the neighbourhood are occupied by renters and 30% are occupied by owners.
In Douglas Avenue, families will generally be able to access both primary and secondary schools on foot. However, daycares are not abundant and consequently not always within walking distance. When it comes to food, it is often possible for house buyers in Douglas Avenue to purchase groceries on foot.