Scotchtown real estate guide & listings for sale
Scotchtown is very quiet overall, as the streets are very calm. Public green spaces aren't well-spread out, which makes them occasionally hard to reach. Despite that, there are a few parks close by for residents to enjoy.
The best way to navigate Scotchtown is usually a car. Finding a parking spot is quite easy. Most houses for sale in this part of Cape Breton are located in areas that are not very well-suited for those who travel by foot since many daily needs are impractical to meet by walking.
In Scotchtown, many dwellings are single detached homes, but townhouses are also present in the housing stock. About 45% of homes in this community were constructed prior to the 1960s, while most of the remaining buildings were constructed in the 1960s and the 1980s. This part of Cape Breton also has a good selection of unit sizes; homes range from lofts to four or more bedrooms. Homeowners occupy roughly 60% of the properties in Scotchtown and 40% are rented.
A car is almost always needed in Scotchtown to reach the closest supermarket. Residents of this part of Cape Breton can enjoy a few restaurants. When it comes to education, in Scotchtown, families will typically be able to access both primary and secondary schools on foot. In contrast, there are only a very small number of daycares and accordingly they can be a very long walk away.