Scotchtown real estate guide & listings for sale
Most areas in Scotchtown are especially quiet, as the streets tend to be very peaceful. Public green spaces aren't well-distributed, which makes it occasionally difficult to get to them from the majority of locations within this part of the municipality. Still, there are a few parks close by for residents to unwind in.
This part of Cape Breton is very car friendly. It is very convenient to come across a parking spot. Travelling on foot is not very practical for property owners in this area because very few common errands can be run without having to resort to a vehicle.
Single detached homes are the most common housing type, representing about 80% of dwellings in Scotchtown, but townhouses are also present in the housing stock. Around 45% of properties in this community were constructed pre-1960, while the majority of the remaining buildings were built in the 1960s and the 1980s. This area also has a good variety of unit sizes - it is quite easy to find houses ranging from lofts to four or more bedrooms. About 60% of the population of this community own their home and 40% are renters.
Both primary and secondary schools are convenient to get to on foot from most properties for sale in Scotchtown. In contrast, families may consider it very hard to get to daycares as a pedestrian. With respect to eating, home buyers in this community almost always have to rely on a vehicle to purchase groceries. A limited variety of restaurants is available in Scotchtown.