Current River real estate guide & listings for sale
Most areas in Current River are quiet, as the streets are calm - although that is not the case near one of the railway lines.
Current River is an extraordinarily good part of Thunder Bay for driving. Many properties for sale are a rather short drive from the closest highway, and it is very convenient to access a parking spot. However, Current River is not very transit friendly. Nevertheless, homeowners benefit from a few bus lines, and bus stops are not particularly far from most residences. A majority of the houses for sale in this neighbourhood are located in places that are not very convenient for walking because almost no common errands can be run without the use of a vehicle.
In Current River, the majority of dwellings are single detached homes, and the remaining houses are mainly large apartment buildings and small apartment buildings. This neighbourhood is primarily composed of three bedroom and two bedroom homes. Homeowners occupy about 70% of the dwellings in Current River and 30% are rented. The homes in this area are quite old, since roughly half of its dwellings were built pre-1960, while the majority of the remaining buildings were constructed in the 1960s.
There are only a limited number of primary schools in Current River and therefore they can be a rather long walk away. Furthermore, this area does not contain any high schools. In addition, there are only a few daycares and therefore they can be a long walk away. With regards to food, a fraction of home buyers in Current River may be able to access the closest supermarket on foot, while others will need another means of transportation. There are also a few options for those who care about nearby restaurants and cafes.