Lake Charles real estate guide & listings for sale
The character of Lake Charles is exemplified by its slower-paced atmosphere. Most areas in this part of the municipality are especially quiet, as the streets are usually very calm. Lastly, parks are very well-spread out and there are a few of them nearby for residents to unwind in, which makes them easy to access.
Lake Charles is an extremely good part of Halifax for moving around by car. It is especially convenient to park, and the majority of real estate listings are a short drive from the nearest highway. In contrast, Lake Charles is not very transit friendly. Nevertheless, the neighbourhood is linked by a few bus lines, and bus stops are commonly nearby. It is very challenging for people walking to get around in Lake Charles because running daily errands is very difficult.
In Lake Charles, almost all buildings are single detached homes, while duplexes are the main alternative in the housing stock. This part of Halifax is primarily composed of four or more bedroom and three bedroom homes. Roughly 95% of the dwellings in the neighbourhood are occupied by homeowners and the rest are rented. Around one quarter of properties in this neighbourhood were built in the 1960s and 1970s, while many of the remaining buildings were built pre-1960 and in the 1980s.
Property owners in Lake Charles almost always have to rely on a vehicle to reach the nearest supermarket. There are a few options for those who care about nearby restaurants. Concerning education, there are no high schools and no primary schools in Lake Charles. Additionally, parents and their schoolchildren may find it very difficult to get to daycares as a pedestrian.