Southdale real estate guide & listings for sale
The character of Southdale is exemplified by its relaxed ambience. Green spaces are easy to access since there are a few of them nearby for residents to visit. This neighbourhood is also great for those who like quiet surroundings, as noise from streets and other parts of the city is rarely an issue.
The best approach to move around in Southdale is very often a car. Nearby highways are easy to reach from any location in this area, and it is straightforward to park. In contrast, public transit riders may find few choices in Southdale by reason of the low service level. Nevertheless, the neighbourhood is served by a few bus lines, and bus stops are typically nearby. Most homes for sale in this part of Halifax are located in areas that are not particularly suitable for walking as many daily needs are occasionally difficult to meet without the use of a car.
In Southdale, the majority of dwellings are single detached homes, while small apartment buildings and duplexes make up most of the remaining housing stock. This part of Halifax also has a good variety of unit sizes - it is quite easy to find houses ranging from lofts to four or more bedrooms. Homeowners occupy about 60% of the properties in the neighbourhood whereas renters occupy the remainder. The homes in this neighbourhood are very old, since many of its dwellings were built pre-1960, while most of the remaining buildings were constructed in the 1960s.
The closest grocery store in this area is generally only a reasonably short walk away. Furthermore, it is easy to reach the closest cafe on foot, and there are also a limited number of options for those who value nearby restaurants. Regarding education, schools and daycares are very easy to walk to from most properties for sale in this area.