Westphal real estate guide & listings for sale
Westphal is a very good community to buy a house in for those who prefer a slower-paced ambience. This area is very quiet, as noise from streets and other parts of the city is rarely an issue. Finally, there are about 10 green spaces nearby for residents to visit, which makes it easy to get to them from most locations within Westphal.
Moving around by car is very easy in Westphal. It is especially convenient to park. However, public transit riders may find few options in this area as a result of the service's low frequency. Thankfully, residents benefit from a few bus lines, and most properties are very close to a bus stop. It is very inconvenient for people travelling on foot to navigate this community because carrying out daily needs is very difficult by walking.
Most dwellings are single detached homes, making it easy to find detached homes in Westphal, while townhouses are also present in the housing stock. Roughly 40% of properties in this area were constructed in the 1960s and 1970s, while many of the remaining buildings were built pre-1960 and in the 1980s. This part of Halifax also has a choice of unit sizes; there is a higher proportion of three bedroom homes in this area. About 80% of the population of this community own their home whereas renters make up the remainder.
Secondary schools are easy to get to on foot from most properties for sale in Westphal. On the other hand, it can be challenging to get to primary schools as a pedestrian. Regarding eating, home buyers in Westphal almost always need a vehicle to reach the closest supermarket. There are also a few choices for those who appreciate restaurants in close proximity.