University, Mount Pearl, Newfoundland and Labrador Real Estate and Homes for Sale
Single detached homes are the most common housing type, representing around half of buildings in University, while the remainder are mainly duplexes and townhouses. This neighbourhood is primarily composed of four or more bedroom and three bedroom homes. Around three quarters of the dwellings in the neighbourhood are occupied by homeowners while renters occupy the remainder. A majority of the housing growth in this part of the city took place in the 1960s and 1970s. Read more about University real estate
Cars are an excellent transportation option in University. It is a rather short drive to the closest highway from any location in this neighbourhood, and coming across a parking spot is easy. However, this part of the city is not very transit friendly. Nevertheless, property owners are served by a few bus lines, and bus stops are not very far from most houses. Travelling on foot is not especially convenient for residents in University as few daily needs can be carried out without having to use a car.
It is occasionally an option for house buyers in this part of the city to travel to the nearest supermarket on foot. Nonetheless, it is generally a rather short distance to the nearest pharmacy, which can provide some staple foods. With respect to education, both primary and secondary schools are convenient to get to on foot from any location in this part of the city. On the other hand, it can be difficult to access daycares as a pedestrian.
Most areas in University are very quiet, as the streets are usually very peaceful.