Northend real estate guide & listings for sale
Northend is a very good neighbourhood to buy a house in for those who prefer a relaxed ambience. Green spaces are very well-situated and there are a few of them close by for residents to unwind in, making them easy to get to. The noise levels in this part of Cape Breton are also very low, as the streets are usually very tranquil.
The preferred approach to navigate this part of the municipality is usually driving. Accessing a parking spot is easy. Many of the houses for sale in this part of Cape Breton are located in places that are not very suitable for those who travel by foot since running common errands is at times challenging by walking.
In Northend, about 45% of dwellings are small apartment buildings, while duplexes and single detached homes make up most of the remaining housing stock. This neighbourhood has a good choice of housing size options, ranging from lofts to four or more bedrooms. Renters occupy about 60% of the properties in the neighbourhood and the remainder are occupied by owners. The buildings in this area are very old, because around three quarters of its dwellings were built pre-1960, while the majority of the remaining buildings were constructed in the 1960s.
House buyers in this neighbourhood often have to turn to a car to buy their groceries. Nevertheless, reaching the nearest pharmacy and accordingly some staple foods is usually very easy. There are also a limited number of opportunities for those who care about restaurants in close proximity. With regards to education, families will appreciate that no matter where their home is located in Northend, daycares are nearby. On the other hand, Northend does not contain any primary schools or high schools.