East Preston real estate guide & listings for sale
East Preston is good for those who need quiet surroundings, as the streets are quite calm. Green spaces aren't well-spread out, resulting in them being sometimes challenging to access from a large number of locations within this part of Halifax. Still, there are a few parks nearby for residents to discover.
Driving is a great mode of transportation in East Preston. Finding a place to park is quite easy. However, the public transit service in East Preston is not very frequent. Nonetheless, there are a few bus lines, and bus stops are not particularly far-removed from most properties. It is very challenging for pedestrians to navigate East Preston because almost no daily needs can be carried out by walking.
Roughly 85% of the properties in the community are occupied by homeowners and 15% are rented. The predominant housing types in this area are single detached homes and row houses. Around 30% of properties in this community were constructed in the 1980s, while many of the remaining buildings were built pre-1960 and in the 1960s. This community is primarily composed of four or more bedroom and three bedroom homes.
There are no high schools and no primary schools in East Preston. In addition, it can be very hard to access daycares as a pedestrian. With regards to food, property owners in East Preston almost always have to turn to a car to reach the closest supermarket.