Fall River Overview

The Fall River / Waverley area is among the most picturesque in the Halifax area. It has an abundance of lakes, rivers, canals and trees.

It also offers an array of essential need services such as grocery, fuel, dining/fast food, etc. It is also closely located to the Halifax International Airport. 

The subdivisions in the area are well planned, offer spacious lots - many with Lake Frontage, and some also offer municipal water service. The soil is often better and there are many more deciduous trees than other areas of metro. This gives the area a unique feel, with sweeping lawns canopied by many varieties of leafy trees.

There are two excellent private golf courses in the area and a wonderful selection of parks and freshwater beaches.

There is a wide variety of single family homes to choose from and they are situated in many subdivisions, each with is own unique personality. All homes have septic systems and most have a well. The schools are among the best in metro and the high school was recently built.

 Many find this area among the most beautiful in the metro area and many grand homes have been built over the last 15-20 years.

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Fall River Highlights

Fall River Shopping Plaza: There is only one area of shopping in Fall River. Many people travel to the Sackville area or to Bedford to do their weekly shopping, but it is not absolutely necessary to do so.

The Fall River Shopping Centre: It features a Sobey’s grocery store, a Nova Scotia Liquor Commission store and several small special needs stores. There is a gas station, McDonald’s, Tim Horton’s, convenience stores etc., in the area.

Bedford Crossing: Spanning between Bedford and Sackville runs this recently developed open air shopping area Containing several big box stores like Walmart, Staples, Canadian Tire etc, it has become a prime shopping destination for those in Bedford, Sackville and Fall River areas. 

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