Northend real estate guide & listings for sale
Northend offers a relaxed ambience and will appeal to home buyers who enjoy spending time outdoors. This part of Cape Breton is very quiet, as the streets are very tranquil. Finally, parks are very well-distributed and there are a few of them nearby for residents to check out, resulting in them being easy to get to from many locations within the neighbourhood.
The best transportation option in this part of the municipality is very often driving. It is very easy to park. A majority of the homes for sale in this part of Cape Breton are located in places that are not very suitable for walking because few common errands can be run on foot.
Around 45% of dwellings are small apartment buildings, making it easy to find apartments in Northend, but duplexes and single detached homes are also present in the housing stock. This neighbourhood experienced its main building boom pre-1960, so most of the available properties are from this era. This area also has a good choice of unit sizes; it is quite easy to find houses ranging from lofts to four or more bedrooms. About 60% of the population of this neighbourhood rent their home and the rest are owners.
Home buyers in Northend often have to turn to a car to do grocery shopping. Nonetheless, reaching the nearest pharmacy and accordingly some basic food items is generally straightforward. Residents of this neighbourhood benefit from a few restaurants as well. Regarding education, parents and their schoolchildren will welcome that no matter where their house is situated in Northend, daycares are nearby. In contrast, there are no primary schools and no high schools in Northend.