West End real estate guide & listings for sale
West End offers a slower-paced atmosphere and will appeal to home buyers who enjoy spending time in green spaces. Most areas in this part of Halifax are very quiet, as there tend to be low levels of noise from traffic. Finally, green spaces are very well-spread out and there are a few of them nearby for residents to visit, which makes them very easy to get to.
This neighbourhood allows house buyers to travel by several methods of transportation. The public transit service in West End is fairly good. For example, there are about 10 bus lines crossing the neighbourhood, and most homes are very close to a bus stop. Cars are also a good mode of transportation in this part of the municipality. It is a rather short drive to the nearest highway from any home in West End, and it is easy to come across a place to park. West End will draw active house buyers because it is reasonably well-suited for walking; many daily needs are easy to meet on foot.
In West End, around 40% of dwellings are single detached homes, while small apartment buildings and duplexes are the main housing types in the rest of the housing stock. This neighbourhood experienced its biggest construction boom prior to the 1960s, so most of the available housing is from this time period. This part of Halifax also has a good variety of housing size options - homes range from lofts to four or more bedrooms. The split between homeowners and renters is about even.
Parents and their children will value that no matter where their home is situated in West End, daycares and schools are close by. When it comes to eating, it is usually feasible for home buyers in this area to do their grocery shopping on foot. Furthermore, there are a fair number of options for those who value nearby restaurants and cafes. It is also convenient to get to a variety of clothing stores on foot.