Crichton Park real estate guide & listings for sale
Crichton Park is a very good neighbourhood to buy a home in for those who prefer a relaxed atmosphere. This part of Halifax is very quiet overall, as there are usually low levels of noise from traffic. Finally, public green spaces are very well-situated and there are a few of them close by for residents to discover, which makes them easy to get to from numerous locations in the neighbourhood.
Driving is usually the favoured transportation option in this neighbourhood. The majority of houses for sale are a short car ride from the nearest highway, and it is straightforward to access a place to park. In contrast, public transit riders may have few options in this neighbourhood by reason of the low service level. Nonetheless, property owners benefit from a few bus lines, and bus stops are not very far away from most residences. Most houses for sale in this part of the municipality are located in areas that are not particularly well-suited for those who travel by foot because running daily errands is sometimes challenging by walking.
About two thirds of dwellings are single detached homes, making it easy to find detached homes in Crichton Park, but large apartment buildings and small apartment buildings are also present in the housing stock. About 45% of properties in this part of Halifax were built in the 1960s and 1970s, while most of the remaining buildings were constructed pre-1960 and in the 1980s. This part of the municipality is primarily composed of three bedroom and four or more bedroom homes. Homeowners occupy roughly 70% of the units in Crichton Park and the remainder are rented.
In Crichton Park, parents and their children will typically be able to access primary schools by walking. However, this area does not contain any high schools. As far as food is concerned, property owners in Crichton Park will value that a grocery store is always only a reasonably short walk away. Likewise, a restaurant is often just around the corner.