Basinview real estate guide & listings for sale
The character of Basinview is exemplified by its calm atmosphere. Accessing parks is easy from the majority of locations within the neighbourhood since there are a few of them nearby for residents to visit. Most areas in this part of Halifax are very quiet, as the streets are usually very tranquil.
This neighbourhood is an extraordinarily convenient part of Halifax for getting around by car. It is very easy to find a parking spot, and many homes for sale are a reasonably short drive from the nearest highway. In contrast, the public transit service in Basinview is not very frequent. Nevertheless, the neighbourhood is connected by a few bus lines, and the nearest bus stop is generally just around the corner. Most homes for sale in this part of the municipality are located in areas that are not very convenient for those who travel by foot since very few daily needs can be met by walking.
Single detached homes and townhouses are the main housing type in Basinview. Around 45% of properties in this part of the municipality were constructed between 1980 and 1990, while many of the remaining buildings were built in the 1960s and the 1990s. This neighbourhood is primarily composed of four or more bedroom and three bedroom homes. About 80% of the population of this neighbourhood own their home whereas the remainder are renters.
Primary schools and daycares are convenient to reach on foot from most houses for sale in Basinview. In contrast, Basinview does not have any high schools. As far as food is concerned, a vehicle is usually required in this part of Halifax to access the nearest supermarket. There are a few choices for those who value restaurants within walking distance.