Crichton Park real estate guide & listings for sale
Crichton Park offers a calm ambience and will appeal to home buyers who enjoy spending time in green spaces. This area is quiet overall, as there isn't a lot of street noise or city clamour. Finally, there are a few parks nearby for residents to check out and they are very well-distributed, which makes it easy to get to them.
Driving is an excellent mode of transportation in Crichton Park. It is straightforward to find a place to park, and nearby highways are very easy to access from anywhere in this neighbourhood. However, this area is not especially transit friendly. Thankfully, the neighbourhood is linked by a few bus lines, and it is straightforward to reach a nearby bus stop from most residences. Walking is not especially practical for house buyers in this area because few daily errands can be run without the use of a vehicle.
In Crichton Park, about two thirds of buildings are single detached homes, while the rest are mainly large apartment buildings and small apartment buildings. The buildings in this part of Halifax are quite old, since about 45% of its dwellings were constructed in the 1960s and 1970s, while the majority of the remaining buildings were built pre-1960. This area is primarily composed of three bedroom and four or more bedroom homes. About 70% of the population of this neighbourhood own their home whereas renters make up the remainder.
It is often possible for home buyers in Crichton Park to shop for groceries on foot. Furthermore, a restaurant is commonly just around the corner. As far as education is concerned, in this part of the municipality, parents and their kids will typically be able to get to primary schools by walking. However, there are no high schools in Crichton Park.