Lower Sackville real estate guide & listings for sale
Lower Sackville is a very good community to buy a home in for those who prefer a calm environment. This part of Halifax is very quiet overall, as there are generally low levels of noise from traffic. Finally, there are around 40 public green spaces nearby for residents to visit, which results in them being easy to get to from numerous locations in Lower Sackville.
Cars are an excellent mode of transportation in Lower Sackville. Parking is easy, and most real estate listings are a rather short drive from the closest highway. In contrast, public transit users may have few choices in this part of Halifax by reason of the infrequent service. Thankfully, property owners are served by approximately 10 bus lines, and most houses are close to a bus stop. Many of the houses for sale in this area are located in places that are not very convenient for those who travel by foot as carrying out daily needs is inconvenient by walking.
Single detached homes are the predominant housing type, representing around 60% of dwellings in Lower Sackville, while the rest are mainly small apartment buildings and townhouses. Roughly half of properties in this area were constructed between 1960 and 1980, while most of the remaining buildings were built in the 1980s and the 1990s. This area offers mainly four or more bedroom and three bedroom homes. Roughly three quarters of the properties in the community are occupied by homeowners whereas the remainder are rented.
Primary schools are easy to reach on foot from most homes for sale in this part of the municipality. In contrast, it can be difficult to access high schools as a pedestrian. Concerning food, accessing the nearest grocery store on foot is feasible for some, but not all, home buyers in this community. There are also a few options for those who care about restaurants and cafes within walking distance.