Russell Lake real estate guide & listings for sale
The character of Russell Lake is exemplified by its relaxed ambience. This area is quiet, as there are low levels of noise from traffic. Lastly, it is easy to get to public green spaces in the neighbourhood since there are a few of them nearby for residents to check out.
The favoured approach to move around in this part of Halifax is very often a car. The majority of houses for sale are a very short drive from the closest highway, and it is very convenient to access a parking spot. In contrast, the public transit system in this neighbourhood is not very practical. Nevertheless, the neighbourhood is linked by a few bus lines, and most residences are very close to a bus stop. Walking is not very convenient for home buyers in this area as very few common errands can be run on foot.
In Russell Lake, about one third of buildings are small apartment buildings, while large apartment buildings, single detached homes, and townhouses are also present in the housing stock. This part of the municipality offers mainly three bedroom and two bedroom homes. Renters occupy about 55% of the dwellings in the neighbourhood whereas owners occupy the remainder. Most homes in this part of the municipality were built following the year 2000, during its largest construction boom.
It is straightforward to access the closest grocery store by walking in Russell Lake. Additionally, it is easy to reach the closest cafe on foot, and a small variety of restaurants can be found in this area as well. With regards to education, Russell Lake does not contain any high schools or primary schools. Furthermore, daycares are not very abundant and therefore tend to require a long walk to get to.