Dartmouth Cove real estate guide & listings for sale
Dartmouth Cove is a very good neighbourhood to buy a house in for those who prefer a slower-paced ambience. Parks are easy to reach since there are a few of them close by for residents to visit. This part of Halifax is very quiet overall, as there are usually low levels of noise from traffic.
Regardless of the medium of transportation, it is simple to travel in this neighbourhood. It is easy for pedestrians to navigate this neighbourhood, although carrying out daily needs is occasionally challenging by walking. This area benefits from a reasonably good public transit infrastructure. More specifically, the neighbourhood is served by a few bus lines, and bus stops are commonly nearby. Dartmouth Cove is also very car friendly. It is a rather short car ride to the nearest highway from anywhere in this part of Halifax, and it is convenient to access a parking spot.
About two thirds of the population of this neighbourhood rent their home whereas the remainder are owners. Small apartment buildings are the most common housing type, representing roughly half of buildings in this area, while large apartment buildings and single detached homes are also present in the housing stock. About 45% of homes in this part of Halifax were built pre-1960, while most of the remaining buildings were constructed in the 1960s and the 2000s. This area offers mainly three bedroom and two bedroom homes.
The closest supermarket in Dartmouth Cove is typically only a rather short walk away. In addition, this neighbourhood is a good place in which to go out to eat or go to a cafe. It is also easy to get to a selection of clothing stores on foot. With regards to education, in Dartmouth Cove, families will typically be able to get to daycares and schools by walking.