North Woodside real estate guide & listings for sale
The character of North Woodside is exemplified by its calm atmosphere. This part of Halifax is very quiet overall, as there are usually low levels of noise from traffic. Finally, public green spaces are especially well-spread out and there are a few of them nearby for residents to unwind in, making them easy to access.
The best mode of transportation in this neighbourhood is usually a car. It is a rather short drive to the nearest highway from anywhere in North Woodside, and it is straightforward to park. On the other hand, commuting by public transit is difficult in this area. Nevertheless, there are a few bus lines traversing the neighbourhood, and most homes are very close to a bus stop. North Woodside is not especially well-suited for those who travel by foot as running daily errands is sometimes difficult by walking.
Around 45% of buildings are small apartment buildings, making it easy to find apartments in North Woodside, whereas the remainder are mainly large apartment buildings and single detached homes. This area is primarily composed of one bedroom and three bedroom homes. About three quarters of the population of this neighbourhood rent their home whereas owners make up the remainder. The homes in this part of the municipality are quite old, since about 40% of its dwellings were constructed before the 1960s, while many of the remaining buildings were built in the 1960s and the 1980s.
It is a reasonably short walk to get to schools and daycares from most properties for sale in this neighbourhood. Concerning food, it is very easy to access the nearest supermarket on foot in North Woodside. In addition, a coffee shop is commonly just around the corner, and a small selection of restaurants can be found in this area as well.