Ketch Harbour real estate guide & listings for sale
Most areas in Ketch Harbour are very quiet, as there are usually low levels of noise from traffic. It is rather difficult to get to green spaces in the community since they aren't well-distributed. Despite that, there are a few parks close by for residents to visit.
Ketch Harbour is an extraordinarily good part of Halifax for driving. It is especially convenient to come across a place to park. On the other hand, getting around by public transit is very hard in Ketch Harbour. Nonetheless, the community is linked by a few bus lines, and most residences are near a bus stop. A majority of the houses for sale in this part of Halifax are located in areas that are not very suitable for those who travel by foot as almost no daily errands can be run without the use of a car.
The sizeable percentage of single detached homes in the housing stock of Ketch Harbour is an important part of its character. Around one quarter of properties in this community were built after the year 2000, while most of the remaining buildings were constructed pre-1960 and in the 1960s. This part of the municipality also has quite a good choice of housing sizes; there is a higher proportion of three bedroom homes in this part of the municipality. Nearly 90% of the population of this community own their home and the rest are renters.
This part of Halifax does not contain any high schools or primary schools. When it comes to food, reaching the closest supermarket on foot is possible for some, but not all, house buyers in Ketch Harbour.