Halifax real estate guide & listings for sale
The character of Halifax is exemplified by its relaxed ambience. This area is very good for those who enjoy quiet surroundings, as there isn't a lot of street noise or city clamour. Lastly, there are over 150 green spaces nearby for residents to visit, which makes it very easy to get to them.
It is easy for pedestrians to navigate Halifax, although daily errands are occasionally difficult to run without the use of a car. Getting around by public transit is occasionally challenging in this community. Thankfully, house owners are served by about 40 bus lines, and bus stops are not very far-removed from most residences. On the other hand, Halifax is very car friendly. Many homes for sale are a reasonably short drive from the closest highway, and it is easy to find a place to park.
In Halifax, roughly 45% of dwellings are single detached homes, and the remainder are mainly large apartment buildings, small apartment buildings, and townhouses. This part of the municipality did not experience a single construction boom; the construction of new buildings in this community was spread throughout multiple decades in the twentieth and twenty-first century. This area also has a good selection of housing sizes - it is quite easy to find homes ranging from lofts to four or more bedrooms. About 55% of the population of this community own their home while renters make up the remainder.
Families will welcome the proximity to daycares and schools, which are within walking distance from the majority of houses for sale in this area. When it comes to food, it is easy to access the nearest supermarket by walking in this part of Halifax. In addition, a restaurant is often just around the corner, and house buyers benefit from over 100 cafes as well. A decent variety of clothing stores can also be found within a rather short walking distance.