East Preston real estate guide & listings for sale
Most areas in East Preston are reasonably quiet, as noise from the streets and other parts of the city is rarely an issue. Accessing green spaces is sometimes challenging within the community since they aren't well-distributed. Despite that, there are a few parks close by for residents to check out.
East Preston is an extraordinarily good part of Halifax for travelling by car. It is very easy to find a place to park. On the other hand, travelling by transit can be very hard in this part of Halifax by reason of the low service level. Nonetheless, homeowners have access to a few bus lines, and most houses are close to a bus stop. Many of the homes for sale in this community are located in areas that are not very well-suited for walking as almost no daily needs can be met on foot.
Homeowners occupy about 85% of the units in East Preston and the rest are rented. Single detached homes and townhouses are the main housing type in this community. About 30% of properties in this part of Halifax were constructed between 1980 and 1990, 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 this part of the municipality. Moreover, families may find it very difficult for their schoolchildren to get to daycares on foot. With respect to food, home buyers in this part of Halifax almost always need a vehicle to travel to the nearest supermarket.