Sainte-Anne-de-Bellevue real estate guide & listings for sale
Home buyers who prefer a slower-paced atmosphere will enjoy Sainte-Anne-de-Bellevue. This city is reasonably quiet, as there isn't a lot of street noise or city clamour - however some areas can be quite noisy, especially close to Autoroute du Souvenir, Autoroute Félix-Leclerc or one of the railway lines. Finally, the greenery in this city is prominent; there are about 20 green spaces close by for residents to explore, making it very easy to access them. Residents will also find that most streets have reasonably good tree coverage.
This part of the Montréal metropolitan area is very car friendly. Nearby highways, such as Autoroute Félix-Leclerc, are very easy to access from anywhere in Sainte-Anne-de-Bellevue, and it is very convenient to find a place to park. However, getting around by public transit is difficult in this part of the Montréal metropolitan area. Thankfully, house owners can count on the Sainte-Anne-de-Bellevue Station on the Vaudreuil-Hudson Line. Property owners are served by around 10 bus lines, and bus stops are not very far-removed from most residences. It is difficult for pedestrians to move around in this city as common amenities such as hardware stores or hair salons can be an extended walk away. Sainte-Anne-de-Bellevue is also not very suited for biking since the cycling network is not very well-developed, and bicycling is made arduous by the typically steep topography.
Single detached homes are the main housing type, representing roughly 40% of dwellings in Sainte-Anne-de-Bellevue, and the rest of the properties are mainly small apartment buildings and townhouses. This part of the Montréal metropolitan area also has a good variety of unit sizes - it is quite easy to find properties ranging from lofts to four or more bedrooms. The split between renters and homeowners is about even. Around 40% of properties in this city were constructed pre-1960, while the majority of the remaining buildings were built in the 1960s and the 1980s.
Families may consider it difficult to reach high schools and primary schools on foot. Additionally, there are only a few daycares and consequently they can be a rather long walk away. Concerning eating, reaching the nearest supermarket on foot is an option for some, but not all, property owners in this part of the Montréal metropolitan area. There are also around 30 restaurants and coffee shops in Sainte-Anne-de-Bellevue.