The Pier real estate guide & listings for sale
The Pier offers a slower-paced ambience and will appeal to home buyers who enjoy spending time in green spaces. This area is especially quiet overall, as the streets are usually very peaceful. Finally, parks are very well-spread out and there are about 10 of them close by for residents to check out, which makes it easy to access them from most locations within this part of Cape Breton.
Travelling by car is straightforward in this area. It is very convenient to park. The Pier is not very conducive to those who travel by foot because very few daily needs can be carried out by walking.
Most homes in The Pier were built pre-1960, during its biggest construction boom. In this part of the municipality, about 70% of buildings are single detached homes, and the rest of the dwellings are mainly townhouses. Homeowners occupy roughly two thirds of the units in The Pier while the remainder are rented. This area is primarily composed of two bedroom and three bedroom homes.
It is frequently possible for house buyers in The Pier to purchase groceries by walking. A small variety of restaurants and cafes can be found as well. When it comes to education, it is a rather short walk to get to daycares and schools from any location in The Pier.