Florence real estate guide & listings for sale
Florence is great for those who need a quiet atmosphere, as noise from streets and other parts of the city is rarely an issue. Public green spaces aren't well-spread out, which results in them being rather challenging to get to from the majority of locations in this community. Despite that, there are a few parks close by for residents to enjoy.
The car is very often the best mode of transportation in this community. It is especially convenient to park. This community is not very suitable for walking as many daily needs are very inconvenient to meet without the use of a vehicle.
Single detached homes and townhouses are the main housing type in Florence. Roughly one third of properties in this community were built before the 1960s, while the majority of the remaining buildings were constructed in the 1960s and the 1980s. This part of the municipality offers mainly two bedroom and three bedroom homes. About three quarters of the population of this community own their home while the rest are renters.
In Florence, parents and their kids will often be able to get to primary schools by walking. On the other hand, high schools are not very abundant and accordingly not always within walking distance. Concerning food, in all cases, a vehicle is needed in this part of Cape Breton to access the nearest supermarket. Residents of this community benefit from a few restaurants.