Eastern Passage real estate guide & listings for sale
People who prefer a calm ambience will enjoy Eastern Passage. This community is reasonably quiet overall, as noise from streets and other parts of the city is rarely an issue - although that is not the case close to the railway line. Lastly, public green spaces are easy to get to, since there are approximately 10 of them nearby for residents to discover and getting to the closest park is occasionally difficult from most homes.
Driving is usually the favoured method to move around in Eastern Passage. It is very easy to park. On the other hand, the public transit service in Eastern Passage is rather poor. Nonetheless, there are a few bus lines passing through the community, and the closest bus stop is typically a short walk away. It is very challenging for pedestrians to navigate Eastern Passage because almost no common errands can be run without the use of a vehicle.
The homes in this area are relatively new, since roughly 30% of its dwellings were constructed following the year 2000, while the majority of the remaining buildings were built in the 1960s and the 1980s. Single detached homes and townhouses are the predominant housing type in this part of Halifax. Roughly 85% of the units in the community are occupied by homeowners and 15% are rented. This community is primarily composed of four or more bedroom and three bedroom homes.
A fraction of residents in this community may have the option to buy their groceries on foot, while others will have to use another means of transportation. Residents are served by about 10 restaurants and coffee shops as well. Regarding education, there are only a few high schools and primary schools in Eastern Passage and thus they can be an extended walk away. Moreover, parents and their kids may find it very hard to access daycares as a pedestrian.