Mahon real estate guide & listings for sale
Mahon offers a relaxed environment and will appeal to those who enjoy spending time outdoors. This area is quiet, as there isn't a lot of street noise or city clamour. Finally, it is very easy to access parks since there are a few of them nearby for residents to enjoy.
A majority of the homes for sale in this area are located in places that are suitable for those who travel by foot; most daily needs are convenient to meet without the use of a vehicle. In contrast, cycling is challenging in Mahon since there are a limited number of bike lanes, and there are quite a few elevation changes. Thankfully, bicycling is more practical in certain sectors than others. This area is very car friendly. Parking is quite easy, and nearby highways, such as Trans-Canada Highway, are very easy to access from anywhere in Mahon. However, getting around by public transit is sometimes difficult in this area. Thankfully, there are a few bus lines passing through the neighbourhood, and bus stops are not very far-removed from most residences.
Around one third of properties in Mahon were constructed prior to the 1960s, while many of the remaining buildings were constructed in the 1960s and the 1980s. Over half of the housing stock of this neighbourhood is composed of duplexes and single detached homes, and the remainder are mainly small apartment buildings. Homeowners occupy roughly 70% of the properties in the neighbourhood whereas the rest are rented. This neighbourhood also has a good choice of housing sizes; it is quite easy to find houses ranging from lofts to four or more bedrooms.
It is very easy to get to both a general and a specialty grocery store by walking from any location in Mahon. Moreover, those who like to dine in restaurants will have a fair number of options. Residents benefit from a good number of nearby clothing stores. When it comes to education, in Mahon, families will typically be able to reach schools and daycares by walking.