North Woodside real estate guide & listings for sale
North Woodside is a very good neighbourhood to buy a house in for those who prefer a slower-paced ambience. There are a few public green spaces close by for residents to check out and they are especially well-distributed, which makes them easy to reach. This neighbourhood is also very good for those who need quiet surroundings, as there isn't a lot of street noise or city clamour.
This area is very car friendly. It is very easy to access a place to park, and many houses for sale are a rather short drive from the closest highway. On the other hand, the public transit network in this part of Halifax is fairly poor. Nevertheless, there are a few bus lines, and bus stops are not very far-removed from most houses. Walking is not particularly feasible for home buyers in North Woodside because few daily errands can be run on foot.
Renters occupy roughly three quarters of the units in North Woodside whereas owners occupy the remainder. In this neighbourhood, around 45% of dwellings are small apartment buildings, but large apartment buildings and single detached homes are also present in the housing stock. Roughly 40% of homes in this part of Halifax were constructed pre-1960, while the majority of the remaining buildings were built in the 1960s and the 1980s. This part of Halifax offers mainly one bedroom and three bedroom homes.
A grocery store is ordinarily accessible within a very short walk from most properties for sale in this part of the municipality. Moreover, a coffee shop is commonly just around the corner, and there are also a limited number of opportunities for those who value restaurants within walking distance. Regarding education, parents and their schoolchildren will find that no matter where their property is situated in North Woodside, daycares and schools are close by.