Lower Sackville real estate guide & listings for sale
Lower Sackville offers a relaxed atmosphere and will appeal to those who enjoy spending time outdoors. Most areas in this part of the municipality are very quiet, as there are low levels of noise from traffic. Finally, there are about 40 public green spaces close by for residents to check out, making it easy to reach them from the majority of locations in Lower Sackville.
Lower Sackville is especially car friendly. It is very convenient to park, and the majority of houses for sale are a rather short drive from the closest highway. On the other hand, public transit riders may experience limited options in this part of Halifax by reason of the low service level. Thankfully, homeowners benefit from about 10 bus lines, and the closest bus stop is generally a short walk away. Walking is not very practical for home buyers in this part of the municipality as very few daily needs can be carried out without the use of a car.
About three quarters of the units in the community are occupied by homeowners and one quarter are rented. In this community, roughly 60% of dwellings are single detached homes, and the rest are mainly small apartment buildings and townhouses. About half of properties in this community were constructed in the 1960s and 1970s, while the majority of the remaining buildings were built in the 1980s and the 1990s. This part of the municipality is primarily composed of four or more bedroom and three bedroom homes.
Accessing the closest grocery store on foot is possible for some, but not all, property owners in this community. There are also a few opportunities for those who value nearby restaurants and cafes. Concerning education, it is a reasonably short walk to reach primary schools from most properties for sale in this community. In contrast, families may consider it difficult to get to high schools as a pedestrian.