Glenborne real estate guide & listings for sale
The character of Glenborne is exemplified by its calm environment. This part of the municipality is very good for those who enjoy a quiet atmosphere, as there are low levels of noise from traffic. Lastly, parks are very easy to access since there are a few of them nearby for residents to unwind in.
Commuting by car is especially convenient in Glenborne. Parking is easy, and it is a rather short drive to the closest highway from any home in this area. However, the public transit service in this area is not very frequent. Thankfully, homeowners have access to a few bus lines, and bus stops are ordinarily nearby. A majority of the homes for sale in this part of the municipality are located in areas that are not particularly well-suited for those who travel by foot since running daily errands is impractical by walking.
Small apartment buildings are the most common housing type, representing about half of buildings in Glenborne, and the rest of the properties are mainly single detached homes and townhouses. This part of Halifax is primarily composed of three bedroom and two bedroom homes. Homeowners occupy about 60% of the units in Glenborne while the remainder are rented. The homes in this area are very modern, because roughly 30% of its dwellings were constructed between 1990 and 2000, while the majority of the remaining buildings were built in the 1960s and the 1980s.
It is straightforward to get to the closest supermarket by walking in Glenborne. A small selection of restaurants is available in Glenborne as well. Regarding education, in this part of the municipality, families will typically be able to reach schools and daycares by walking.