Dartmouth Commons real estate guide & listings for sale
The character of Dartmouth Commons is exemplified by its calm ambience. The noise levels in this neighbourhood are very low, as the streets are very tranquil. Lastly, parks are very easy to get to since there are a few of them close by for residents to explore.
Dartmouth Commons permits homeowners to get around by several means of transportation. Dartmouth Commons is quite transit friendly. The neighbourhood is connected by about 20 bus lines, and most residences are very close to a bus stop. Dartmouth Commons is also a fairly good part of Halifax for travelling by car. It is easy to park, and many real estate listings are a reasonably short drive from the closest highway. This part of the municipality will appeal to physically active people as it is well-suited for walking; many common errands can be run on foot.
In Dartmouth Commons, around 45% of dwellings are small apartment buildings, but large apartment buildings, single detached homes, and townhouses are also present in the housing stock. This area is primarily composed of three bedroom and two bedroom homes. Renters occupy roughly three quarters of the properties in Dartmouth Commons while the rest are occupied by owners. This neighbourhood experienced its largest building boom before the 1960s, so most of the available homes are from this time period.
House buyers in Dartmouth Commons will value that a grocery store is always only a very short walk away. In addition, there is usually a restaurant or cafe just around the corner, for example along Wyse Road. It is also easy to get to a number of clothing stores on foot. When it comes to education, it is a rather short walk to get to both primary and secondary schools from anywhere in Dartmouth Commons. However, daycares are not particularly abundant and thus not always within walking distance.