Cape Breton real estate guide & listings for sale
Most areas in Cape Breton are very quiet, as there are low levels of noise from traffic. Parks are spread out sporadically, making them rather challenging to reach. Still, there are over 200 green spaces nearby for residents to check out, like Open Hearth Park and Big Glace Bay Beach.
Commuting by car is especially convenient in Cape Breton. Parking is quite easy. A majority of the homes for sale in this municipality are located in areas that are not very conducive to walking because meeting daily needs is very challenging.
Single detached homes and row houses are the predominant housing type in Cape Breton. This municipality is primarily composed of two bedroom and three bedroom homes. Roughly 70% of the population of this municipality own their home and the remainder are renters. The buildings in this municipality are quite old, since about 40% of its dwellings were constructed pre-1960, while many of the remaining buildings were built in the 1960s and the 1980s.
High schools and primary schools are not abundant in this municipality, and therefore not always within walking distance. In addition, it can be very difficult to get to daycares on foot. Concerning food, a car is generally needed in this municipality to reach one of about 40 supermarkets.