Kempt Road real estate guide & listings for sale
Kempt Road is a reasonably good neighbourhood to buy a house in for those who prefer a relaxed environment. This part of the municipality is quiet overall, as there isn't a lot of street noise or city clamour. Finally, although Kempt Road does not contain any green spaces, parks are very well-spread out in nearby neighbourhoods, which makes it easy to access them.
A majority of the homes for sale in this part of Halifax are located in areas that are quite conducive to those who travel by foot; carrying out daily needs is convenient. Travelling by transit can be sometimes difficult in Kempt Road due to the service's low frequency. Nonetheless, property owners have access to approximately 10 bus lines, and bus stops are commonly nearby. However, this area is very car friendly. Most real estate listings are a rather short drive from the closest highway, and it is very convenient to park.
The majority of the housing stock of Kempt Road consists of large apartment buildings and small apartment buildings, and the rest of the dwellings are mainly single detached homes. This neighbourhood is primarily composed of one bedroom and two bedroom homes. The proportions of renters and homeowners are about even. About 30% of properties in this neighbourhood were built in the 1980s, while many of the remaining buildings were constructed pre-1960 and in the 1960s.
Families will value the proximity to both primary and secondary schools, which are within walking distance from most houses for sale in Kempt Road. In contrast, daycares are not particularly numerous and therefore may require a long walk to get to. When it comes to eating, the nearest supermarket in Kempt Road is generally only a short walk away. Moreover, there are a fair number of opportunities for those who care about nearby restaurants and cafes. It is also a reasonably short distance to a decent variety of clothing stores.