Westphal real estate guide & listings for sale
Westphal is a great neighbourhood to buy a house in for those who prefer a slower-paced ambience. Parks are especially well-distributed and there are about 10 of them nearby for residents to discover, making them easy to access. This part of Halifax is also very quiet, as the streets are generally very calm.
The car is very often the preferred way to get around in this part of Halifax. It is very convenient to come across a place to park, and nearby highways are easy to drive to from anywhere in Westphal. However, the public transit system in this part of Halifax is not very accessible. Nonetheless, house owners are served by a few bus lines, and the nearest bus stop is typically very close. A majority of the homes for sale in this part of Halifax are located in areas that are not particularly convenient for those who travel by foot because few daily needs can be met by walking.
Around 40% of homes in Westphal were constructed between 1960 and 1980, while the majority of the remaining buildings were built pre-1960 and in the 1980s. Single detached homes and townhouses are the main housing type in this part of Halifax. Homeowners occupy roughly three quarters of the dwellings in the neighbourhood whereas the remainder are rented. This area offers mainly four or more bedroom and three bedroom homes.
It is easy to get to the nearest supermarket by walking from any location in Westphal. Residents can enjoy about 10 restaurants and coffee shops as well. Furthermore, it is easy to reach a variety of clothing stores on foot. As far as education is concerned, parents and their kids will value the proximity to daycares and schools, which are within walking distance from the majority of houses for sale in this part of the municipality.