Reserve Mines real estate guide & listings for sale
Most areas in Reserve Mines are quiet, as the streets tend to be reasonably peaceful - however noise can be an issue closer to the airport (YQY). Parks aren't well-located, which makes it rather challenging to reach them. Still, there are a few green spaces close by for residents to visit, including Reserve Mines Legacy Park.
Driving is usually the preferred method to get around in Reserve Mines. It is very easy to park. This area is not very well-suited for walking because many daily needs are very difficult to carry out on foot.
The housing stock of Reserve Mines is composed primarily of single detached homes and row houses. Roughly 40% of properties in this community were built pre-1960, while many of the remaining buildings were constructed in the 1960s and the 1980s. This part of the municipality is primarily composed of two bedroom and three bedroom homes. Homeowners occupy about 80% of the properties in Reserve Mines whereas renters occupy the remainder.
There are only a few primary schools in Reserve Mines and therefore they can be a long walk away. Moreover, this part of Cape Breton does not have any high schools. Furthermore, it can be very difficult to reach daycares on foot. With respect to food, house buyers in Reserve Mines almost always have to turn to a vehicle to access the nearest supermarket. Residents benefit from a few restaurants and coffee shops.