Westphal real estate guide & listings for sale
Westphal offers a relaxed ambience and will appeal to those who enjoy spending time outdoors. There are about 10 public green spaces nearby for residents to explore, which makes it easy to get to them from most locations within the community. This part of Halifax is also very quiet, as the streets are very peaceful.
Cars are an excellent medium of transportation in this part of the municipality. It is very easy to park. However, commuting by public transit is challenging in Westphal. Nevertheless, homeowners are served by a few bus lines, and bus stops are ordinarily nearby. Most houses for sale in this area are located in places that are not very conducive to walking since running common errands is challenging.
About three quarters of the population of this community own their home and one quarter are renters. Single detached homes are the predominant housing type, representing around 70% of dwellings in this area, while the rest are mainly small apartment buildings and townhouses. About 40% of properties in this community were built in the 1960s and 1970s, while the majority of the remaining buildings were constructed pre-1960 and in the 1980s. This community offers mainly four or more bedroom and three bedroom homes.
A portion of house buyers in Westphal may be able to access the nearest grocery store on foot, while others will have to use another means of transportation. There are also a few opportunities for those who care about nearby restaurants. Regarding education, secondary schools are easy to access on foot from anywhere in Westphal. However, parents and their children may find it difficult to get to primary schools as a pedestrian.