May is fast approaching, and for many of us the warming weather is an invitation to get out to stretch our legs. Proximity to amenities has always been an important element in real estate values but tastes are changing and proximity by walking is now its own value-factor. In this month’s Trends, we explored how “walkability” relates to home values in Halifax neighbourhoods. To find out more click on the image below and view this PDF document using an Acrobat Reader Plug-in (available as a free download from the Adobe Web Site, www.adobe.com).
TDP Trends is a free service provided by Turner Drake & Partners Ltd. to decision makers with property portfolios in Atlantic Canada. It provides information on demographic, psychographic, migratory, income and wealth distribution, investment, technological, space utilisation and other trends which influence property values now and/or in the future. TDP Trends are archived on the public area of our web site at www.turnerdrake.com/newsresearch/tdptrends.asp.