Sydney Mines real estate guide & listings for sale
Sydney Mines is especially quiet, as there isn't a lot of street noise or city clamour. Many locations within the community have fairly good access to green spaces, like Princess Colliery Nature Trail and Pitt Street Complex, since they aren't well-situated. Still, there are a few parks close by for residents to check out.
The best approach to get around in this part of Cape Breton is very often a car. Nearby highways are quite easy to reach from any location in Sydney Mines, and it is very convenient to park. This part of the municipality is not very convenient for those who travel by foot because very few common errands can be run without having to use a vehicle.
Around 45% of properties in Sydney Mines were built before the 1960s, while the majority of the remaining buildings were constructed in the 1960s and the 1980s. The substantial percentage of single detached homes in the housing stock of this community is an important part of its character. Homeowners occupy around 70% of the properties in the community and the rest are rented. This community is primarily composed of two bedroom and three bedroom homes.
Some home buyers in Sydney Mines may have the option to buy groceries on foot, while others will have to turn to another means of transportation. Residents can enjoy a few restaurants and coffee shops as well. Concerning education, parents and their children will welcome the proximity to both primary and secondary schools, which are within walking distance from the majority of houses for sale in this area. In contrast, families may find it challenging to reach daycares on foot.