Halifax real estate guide & listings for sale
Home buyers who prefer a calm ambience will enjoy Halifax. There are over 150 parks nearby for residents to relax in, making them very easy to get to. This part of Halifax is also very quiet, as there isn't a lot of street noise or city clamour.
Active people will value the pedestrian-friendly nature of this area, although common amenities such as hardware stores or barbers can be an occasionally long walk away. The car is usually the preferred method to navigate this part of the municipality. Parking is quite easy, and most homes for sale are a reasonably short car ride from the closest highway. However, the public transit service in Halifax is not especially frequent. Nonetheless, the community is served by around 40 bus lines, and bus stops are ordinarily nearby.
In Halifax, roughly 45% of buildings are single detached homes, while the rest are mainly large apartment buildings, small apartment buildings, and townhouses. This part of Halifax has a good selection of unit sizes, ranging from lofts to four or more bedrooms. Homeowners occupy roughly 55% of the units in the community and 45% are rented. Roughly 30% of properties in this part of the municipality were built in the 1960s and 1970s, while the majority of the remaining buildings were built pre-1960 and in the 1980s.
It is a reasonably short walk to reach daycares and schools from most homes for sale in this area. With respect to eating, it is typically possible for house buyers in this community to purchase groceries by walking. Blowers Street is among the best streets for food stores. In addition, a restaurant is commonly just around the corner, and home buyers are served by over 100 cafes as well. Property owners have access to a good number of nearby clothing stores.