Upper Tantallon real estate guide & listings for sale
Home buyers who prefer a calm atmosphere will enjoy Upper Tantallon. The noise levels in this area are very low, as the streets are very peaceful. Finally, accessing public green spaces is easy in the community and there are approximately 10 of them nearby for residents to relax in.
Cars are an excellent transportation option in this part of the municipality. It is a rather short drive to the nearest highway from any home in Upper Tantallon, and finding a parking spot is generally easy. In contrast, the public transit service in this part of Halifax is quite bad. Nevertheless, there are a few bus lines. Travelling on foot is not very practical for residents in Upper Tantallon since meeting daily needs is very inconvenient.
The predominance of single detached homes in the housing stock of Upper Tantallon is an important part of its character. This part of Halifax offers mainly four or more bedroom and three bedroom homes. Homeowners occupy nearly 90% of the dwellings in Upper Tantallon and 10% are rented. The homes in this community are relatively new, because about one quarter of its buildings were built after the year 2000, while many of the remaining buildings were constructed pre-1960 and in the 1960s.
Families may consider it challenging to access high schools and primary schools on foot. In addition, it can be very difficult to walk to daycares from houses for sale in this community. With respect to eating, accessing the nearest grocery store by walking is practical for some, but not all, property owners in Upper Tantallon. A small variety of restaurants and coffee shops is available as well.