Glenborne real estate guide & listings for sale
The character of Glenborne is exemplified by its calm ambience. Most areas in this neighbourhood are very quiet, as there isn't a lot of street noise or city clamour. Finally, parks are very easy to access since there are a few of them nearby for residents to visit.
The favoured approach to get around in this part of the municipality is usually a car. It is convenient to come across a parking spot, and many houses for sale are a reasonably short car ride from the closest highway. On the other hand, this part of the municipality is not very transit friendly. Nevertheless, the neighbourhood is connected by a few bus lines, and bus stops are not very far away from most residences. It is sometimes challenging for pedestrians to navigate Glenborne as many day-to-day needs are difficult to carry out without the use of a car.
Most dwellings are small apartment buildings, making it easy to find apartments in Glenborne, while single detached homes and townhouses are also present in the housing stock. This part of Greater Halifax is primarily composed of three bedroom and two bedroom homes. Roughly 60% of the population of this neighbourhood own their home and 40% are renters. About 30% of properties in this neighbourhood were constructed between 1990 and 2000, while the majority of the remaining buildings were built in the 1960s and the 1980s.
It is usually feasible for property owners in this neighbourhood to shop for their groceries by walking. There are also a limited number of options for those who value nearby restaurants. With regards to education, parents and their schoolchildren will appreciate that no matter where their home is located in Glenborne, daycares and schools are close by.