Ashby real estate guide & listings for sale
Ashby is a great neighbourhood to buy a house in for those who prefer a slower-paced environment. Most areas in this part of the municipality are very quiet, as there isn't a lot of street noise or city clamour. Lastly, the majority of locations in the neighbourhood have reasonably good access to public green spaces, like Bi-Centennial Field, since there are a few of them nearby for residents to discover.
Moving around by car is very convenient in Ashby. It is straightforward to park, and the majority of properties for sale are a reasonably short car ride from the nearest highway. Walking is not especially practical for home buyers in this part of the municipality since few daily errands can be run on foot.
In Ashby, around two thirds of buildings are single detached homes, and the rest are mainly small apartment buildings and townhouses. This part of the municipality is primarily composed of two bedroom and three bedroom homes. Roughly 60% of the properties in the neighbourhood are occupied by homeowners and 40% are rented. This area experienced its biggest building boom before the 1960s, so most of the available housing stock is from this era.
Daycares and schools are easy to reach on foot from anywhere in Ashby. With regards to eating, a grocery store is generally accessible within a rather short walk from most houses for sale in this part of Cape Breton. There are also approximately 10 restaurants in Ashby.