Central St. Boniface real estate guide & listings for sale
Central St. Boniface is a fairly good neighbourhood to buy a house in for those who prefer a slower-paced ambience. There are a few public green spaces nearby for residents to explore and they are especially well-situated, making them very easy to reach from a large number of locations within this area. This part of the city is also reasonably quiet, as there are usually low levels of noise from traffic - although that is not the case close to the railway line.
Central St. Boniface affords homeowners the choice between a variety of methods of transportation. Central St. Boniface is a fairly pleasant part of Winnipeg for pedestrians; carrying out daily needs is easy by walking. With a few nearby bus lines, this area features a reasonably good public transit system. Driving is very often the best transportation option in Central St. Boniface. Accessing a parking spot is quite easy, and most properties for sale are a very short drive from the nearest highway.
The majority of the housing stock of Central St. Boniface consists of small apartment buildings and large apartment buildings, and the remaining dwellings are mainly single detached homes. Around 45% of properties in this neighbourhood were constructed pre-1960, while the majority of the remaining buildings were built in the 1960s and the 1980s. This part of Winnipeg offers mainly one bedroom and two bedroom homes. About 70% of the units in the neighbourhood are occupied by renters and owners occupy the remainder.
It is a short walk to reach both primary and secondary schools from most homes for sale in Central St. Boniface. At the elementary level, both public and private schools can be found. However, families may consider it difficult to access daycares on foot. As far as eating is concerned, home buyers in this area will value that a grocery store is always only a reasonably short walk away. Likewise, there are a good number of options within walking distance for those who appreciate restaurants and cafes. It is also easy to access a variety of clothing stores on foot.