Albro Lake real estate guide & listings for sale
Albro Lake offers a calm environment and will appeal to home buyers who enjoy spending time outdoors. Most areas in this neighbourhood are very quiet, as there are usually low levels of noise from traffic. Lastly, parks are easy to reach since there are about 10 of them nearby for residents to discover.
Cars are a very good transportation option in Albro Lake. It is convenient to park, and nearby highways are very easy to drive to from anywhere in this part of Halifax. However, Albro Lake is not particularly transit friendly. Nonetheless, the neighbourhood is served by a few bus lines, and most homes are very close to a bus stop. This part of Halifax is not particularly conducive to walking as few daily needs can be met without the use of a vehicle.
The predominance of small apartment buildings in the housing stock of Albro Lake is an important part of its character. This part of the municipality offers mainly two bedroom and one bedroom homes. About 80% of the units in the neighbourhood are occupied by renters whereas the rest are occupied by owners. This part of Halifax experienced its biggest construction boom in the 1960s and 1970s, so most of the available housing stock is from this time period.
Home buyers in Albro Lake will welcome that a grocery store is always only a rather short walk away. Likewise, those who like to dine in restaurants will have a fair number of options. It is also convenient to get to a variety of clothing stores on foot. Regarding education, families will find that wherever their property is situated in this neighbourhood, schools and daycares are close by.