South End real estate guide & listings for sale
South End is a fairly good neighbourhood to buy a house in for those who prefer a calm atmosphere. There are a few green spaces nearby for residents to unwind in and they are very well-situated, making it easy to access them. This part of Halifax is also good for those who need quiet surroundings, as there are low levels of noise from traffic.
Active property owners will value the reasonably pedestrian-friendly nature of South End; running common errands is convenient. Driving is a fairly good transportation option in this part of the municipality. It is easy to park. In contrast, public transit riders may experience few options in this area as a result of the low service level. Thankfully, the neighbourhood is served by a few bus lines, and bus stops are generally nearby.
Large apartment buildings are the most common housing type, representing around one third of buildings in South End, and the remainder are mainly small apartment buildings and single detached homes. About 40% of properties in this neighbourhood were built pre-1960, while many of the remaining buildings were constructed in the 1960s and the 1980s. This neighbourhood has a good choice of housing size options, ranging from lofts to four or more bedrooms. About two thirds of the properties in the neighbourhood are occupied by renters whereas the remainder are occupied by owners.
It is straightforward to access the closest supermarket by walking in this part of Halifax. Furthermore, there are a fair number of options in close proximity for those who care about restaurants and cafes. It is also easy to access a variety of clothing stores on foot. When it comes to education, it is a reasonably short walk to get to schools and daycares from most houses for sale in South End.