Lower Sackville real estate guide & listings for sale
The character of Lower Sackville is exemplified by its relaxed environment. There are approximately 40 green spaces close by for residents to discover, making them easy to get to. This part of Halifax is also very quiet, as the streets are generally very calm.
The best method to get around in Lower Sackville is usually a car. Many real estate listings are a rather short car ride from the closest highway, and finding a parking spot is generally easy. However, commuting by public transit is challenging in this part of Halifax. Thankfully, there are approximately 10 bus lines, and most homes are near a bus stop. Most houses for sale in this part of Halifax are located in places that are not very suitable for walking as most daily needs are difficult to carry out on foot.
Single detached homes are the predominant housing type, representing about 60% of dwellings in Lower Sackville, whereas the rest are mainly small apartment buildings and townhouses. This area offers mainly four or more bedroom and three bedroom homes. Roughly 70% of the dwellings in the community are occupied by homeowners and 30% are occupied by renters. A majority of the housing growth in this part of the municipality happened between 1960 and 1980.
It is a reasonably short walk to reach primary schools from most properties for sale in this area. However, high schools are not particularly plentiful and consequently not always within walking distance. Concerning eating, some house buyers in Lower Sackville may be able to reach the nearest grocery store on foot, while others will have to rely on another means of transportation. Residents can enjoy over 50 restaurants and coffee shops as well.