Sydney Mines real estate guide & listings for sale
Sydney Mines is especially quiet, as the streets are generally very calm. Public green spaces aren't well-situated, making it occasionally challenging to access them. Still, there are a few parks close by for residents to visit, like Pitt Street Complex and Princess Colliery Nature Trail.
Sydney Mines is very car friendly. Nearby highways are quite easy to reach from any home in this community, and it is especially convenient to come across a place to park. Travelling on foot is not very practical for residents in Sydney Mines since very few daily needs can be met without the use of a vehicle.
The buildings in this community are quite old, because roughly 45% of its buildings were built pre-1960, while the majority of the remaining buildings were constructed in the 1960s and the 1980s. Single detached homes and townhouses are the main housing type in this part of the municipality. Around 70% of the population of this community own their home whereas renters make up the remainder. This part of Cape Breton offers mainly two bedroom and three bedroom homes.
Families will value that no matter where their property is located in this area, both primary and secondary schools are nearby. On the other hand, there are only a few daycares and therefore they can be an extended walk away. Regarding eating, a portion of home buyers in this part of the municipality may be able to travel to the closest supermarket on foot, while others will have to use another means of transportation. There are also a few opportunities for those who appreciate restaurants and cafes within walking distance.