Timberlea real estate guide & listings for sale
The character of Timberlea is exemplified by its slower-paced atmosphere. This part of Halifax is reasonably quiet, as there isn't a lot of street noise or city clamour. Lastly, it is easy to reach green spaces from many locations in the community, since there are approximately 10 of them nearby for residents to discover and getting to a park is occasionally hard from most houses for sale.
This part of the municipality is very car friendly. The majority of real estate listings are a rather short drive from the closest highway, and it is especially convenient to park. In contrast, travelling by public transit is very hard in Timberlea. Nonetheless, the community is connected by a few bus lines, and bus stops are not particularly far away from most properties. A majority of the houses for sale in this area are located in places that are not very well-suited for walking since almost no daily errands can be run on foot.
Around 85% of the population of this community own their home and 15% are renters. Single detached homes and townhouses are the predominant housing type in this community. Roughly one third of properties in this part of Halifax were constructed between 1990 and 2000, while most of the remaining buildings were constructed in the 1960s and the 1980s. There is a higher proportion of three bedroom homes in this community.
There are only a few primary schools in this community and accordingly they can be a rather long walk away. Furthermore, Timberlea does not have any high schools. Additionally, there are only a very small number of daycares and accordingly they can be a very long walk away. As far as food is concerned, house buyers in this part of Halifax almost always have to turn to a car to reach the closest supermarket.