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Garrison Watch
5536 Sackville Street
Halifax, Nova Scotia

T: 902-422-4545
E: garrisonwatch@realstar.ca
In the heart of beautiful downtown Halifax, Realstar’s Garrison Watch Apartments offer the convenience of big city living in a relaxed and immaculate setting.

The views of Citadel Hill from your private balcony are second to none, and the proximity of the gorgeous Halifax Public Garde...

Location, Location, Location!

Choosing the right location is the most important decision you’ll make in your search for the perfect apartment. But location selection is influenced by a number of things, most importantly cost and lifestyle.

Cost

Different neighbourhoods have different standards of living, just as countries do. It’s important to do research about certain areas of the city or town and understand what it’s going to cost to live there. Rent will be one thing, but think about amenities, too. In more upscale neighbourhoods everything from groceries to parking will most likely be more expensive than in other areas, so if you’re on a tighter budget, keep that in mind.

Lifestyle

No matter where you live, you’ll want to make sure you pick a location that meets your needs.

What’s the travel time involved to get to work? Do you need easy access to highways or bus routes?. What about conveniences? Think about proximity to things like dry cleaners, shopping centres, banks, and grocery stores.
If you have a family, where are the local schools and/or daycare facilities?

All of these elements will come together to create the perfect environment for you. So before you decide on a property or an apartment size, make sure you find the location that, to you, is your home.