Downtown real estate guide & listings for sale
Downtown offers a great variety of green spaces to enjoy, despite its sometimes busy ambience. There are a few parks nearby for residents to explore, which results in them being easy to access from most locations in the neighbourhood. Lastly, this part of Regina is relatively quiet, since there are few pedestrians; however those who are around the railway line may experience more noise.
Regardless of the means of transportation, it is reasonably convenient to travel in Downtown. It is easy for people walking to move around in Downtown; many common errands can be run on foot, and various businesses are close by. Travelling by public transit is convenient in this neighbourhood. In particular, the neighbourhood is connected by around 10 bus lines, and most residences are very close to a bus stop. Downtown is also very car friendly. It is easy to park, and most real estate listings are a short drive from the nearest highway.
Roughly 80% of the population of this neighbourhood rent their home and 20% are owners. The predominance of large apartment buildings in the housing stock of this area is an important part of its character. Roughly half of homes in this neighbourhood were built between 1960 and 1980, while many of the remaining buildings were built pre-1960 and in the 1980s. Notably, this area is good for those looking for one bedroom homes.
A supermarket is usually accessible within a very short walk from most homes for sale in Downtown. Furthermore, there are a good number of choices for those who appreciate nearby restaurants and cafes. House buyers benefit from many nearby clothing stores. As far as education is concerned, it is a rather short walk to reach schools and daycares from most homes for sale in Downtown.