Civic Centre real estate guide & listings for sale
Civic Centre offers a variety of experiences for home buyers who enjoy a vibrant atmosphere and spending time in green spaces. In general, finding dynamic areas is easy in this part of Winnipeg. Although this part of the city is not known for its nightlife, there are many people around most of the time, not to mention that a wide selection of entertainment venues can be found nearby. There are a few parks close by for residents to visit and they are especially well-situated, making it very easy to access them from the majority of locations within Civic Centre.
Civic Centre allows home buyers to get around by a variety of methods of transportation. This neighbourhood is an extraordinarily pleasant part of Winnipeg for pedestrians; many daily needs are convenient to meet without having to resort to a vehicle, and there are also a fair number of businesses close by. Civic Centre is especially transit friendly. More specifically, the neighbourhood is connected by approximately 30 bus lines, and most houses are very close to a bus stop. Civic Centre is also very car friendly. Coming across a parking spot is easy, and the majority of properties for sale are a very short car ride from the closest highway.
Around 70% of the population of this neighbourhood rent their home whereas the remainder are owners. The substantial percentage of large apartment buildings in the housing stock of this area is an important part of its character. This neighbourhood did not experience a single building boom; the construction of new dwellings in Civic Centre was spread throughout several decades in recent history. This neighbourhood offers mainly two bedroom and one bedroom homes.
Parents and their schoolchildren will appreciate that no matter where their home is located in this neighbourhood, schools and daycares are close by. With respect to eating, it is very often an option for property owners in Civic Centre to purchase general and specialty groceries on foot. Additionally, thanks to 10-odd restaurants and cafes in Civic Centre, there is usually a spot to get some food or drink just around the corner. House buyers can find a large number of clothing stores within walking distance.