Algoma real estate guide & listings for sale
Algoma is fairly good for those who like quiet surroundings, as there are low levels of noise from traffic - however some parts can be quite loud, especially around one of the railway lines.
Algoma is very car friendly. Accessing a parking spot is generally easy. However, Algoma is not very transit friendly. Nevertheless, there are a few bus lines passing through the neighbourhood, and bus stops are not very far-removed from most residences. It is inconvenient for people travelling on foot to navigate this area as running daily errands is difficult.
A majority of the houses available in the housing market in Algoma were constructed before the 1960s, when a large proportion of the housing growth took place. In this neighbourhood, roughly half of dwellings are single detached homes, but small apartment buildings and duplexes are also present in the housing stock. Homeowners occupy about 55% of the dwellings in Algoma whereas the rest are rented. This area has a good choice of unit sizes, ranging from lofts to four or more bedrooms.
Parents and their kids will appreciate that no matter where their house is situated in Algoma, daycares and schools are close by. When it comes to eating, it is generally feasible for property owners in this neighbourhood to do groceries by walking. A small selection of restaurants and coffee shops is available as well.