South Woodside real estate guide & listings for sale
People who prefer a slower-paced atmosphere will enjoy South Woodside. There are a few public green spaces close by for residents to check out and they are very well-situated, which makes it easy to access them. This neighbourhood is also reasonably quiet, as there are low levels of noise from traffic - although that is not the case near the railway line.
Getting around by car is especially convenient in this part of Halifax. Accessing a place to park is easy, and most homes for sale are a short drive from the nearest highway. In contrast, residents using public transit may have limited choices in this area as a result of the infrequent service. Nevertheless, house owners have access to a few bus lines, and the closest bus stop is typically just around the corner. South Woodside is not very convenient for walking as very few common errands can be run without the use of a vehicle.
Small apartment buildings are the predominant housing type, representing about 40% of buildings in South Woodside, while the rest are mainly single detached homes and townhouses. This area offers mainly three bedroom and two bedroom homes. About 60% of the dwellings in the neighbourhood are occupied by renters and 40% are occupied by owners. About 40% of properties in this neighbourhood were constructed following the year 2000, while many of the remaining buildings were built pre-1960 and in the 1960s.
It is a short walk to access primary schools from any location in South Woodside. In contrast, there are no high schools in this part of the municipality. Regarding food, a car is often needed in South Woodside to access the nearest grocery store. Nonetheless, it is generally a rather short distance to the nearest pharmacy, which can provide some basic food items. There are also a limited number of options for those who appreciate restaurants in close proximity.