Dalhousie real estate guide & listings for sale
Home buyers who prefer a slower-paced atmosphere will enjoy Dalhousie. This part of Halifax is very quiet overall, as there are usually low levels of noise from traffic. Finally, parks are especially well-spread out and there are a few of them nearby for residents to unwind in, resulting in them being easy to get to from most locations within Dalhousie.
No matter the means of transportation, it is quite straightforward to travel in this part of the municipality. This neighbourhood is a fairly convenient part of Halifax for pedestrians; running day-to-day errands is easy by walking, and there are also a good number of businesses close by. With a few nearby bus lines, Dalhousie is transit friendly. Travelling by car is also convenient in this area. It is easy to park.
About 45% of buildings are small apartment buildings, making it easy to find apartments in Dalhousie, and the remaining dwellings are mainly large apartment buildings, duplexes, and single detached homes. This part of the municipality has a good selection of housing size options, ranging from lofts to four or more bedrooms. There are equal parts renters and owners living in this neighbourhood. About half of homes in this part of the municipality were built prior to the 1960s, while the majority of the remaining buildings were constructed in the 1960s and the 1980s.
It is very often practical for home buyers in this part of Halifax to purchase groceries on foot. Moreover, there are a good number of opportunities in close proximity for those who care about restaurants and cafes. It is also convenient to get to a number of clothing stores on foot. With regards to education, in Dalhousie, parents and their schoolchildren will generally be able to access daycares and schools by walking.