Ashby real estate guide & listings for sale
People who prefer a slower-paced ambience will enjoy Ashby. Green spaces, including Bi-Centennial Field, are especially well-spread out and there are a few of them close by for residents to visit, which results in them being easy to access from most locations in this area. This neighbourhood is very quiet overall, as the streets are very tranquil.
The preferred approach to move around in this part of Cape Breton is very often driving. Parking is generally easy, and it is a rather short car ride to the nearest highway from any home in this area. It is sometimes difficult for pedestrians to move around in this part of the municipality since very few common errands can be run on foot.
Single detached homes are the most common housing type, representing the majority of buildings in Ashby, while the remainder are mainly small apartment buildings and townhouses. This neighbourhood has a good selection of unit sizes, ranging from lofts to four or more bedrooms. About 60% of the population of this neighbourhood own their home while renters make up the remainder. This part of the municipality experienced its main construction boom prior to the 1960s, so most of the available housing stock is from this era.
Parents and their children will value that no matter where their house is situated in Ashby, daycares and schools are nearby. Regarding eating, it is frequently practical for property owners in this part of Cape Breton to purchase groceries on foot. Residents of Ashby are served by about 10 restaurants as well.