Dufferin real estate guide & listings for sale
Dufferin is a reasonably good neighbourhood to buy a home in for those who prefer a relaxed environment. Parks, like Old Exhibition Athletic Grounds, are especially well-distributed and there are a few of them nearby for residents to visit, which results in them being very easy to access from most locations within this part of Winnipeg. This neighbourhood is also reasonably quiet, as there isn't a lot of street noise or city clamour - although that is not the case near the railway line.
Dufferin enables property owners to get around by several methods of transportation. Walking is practical for residents in this neighbourhood; many daily errands can be run on foot. The public transit network in Dufferin is convenient by reason of a few nearby bus lines. The preferred mode of transportation in this part of the city is usually driving. Parking is generally easy, and nearby highways are especially easy to reach from any home in Dufferin.
Around 60% of the population of this neighbourhood own their home while renters make up the remainder. The sizeable percentage of single detached homes in the housing stock of this part of Winnipeg is an important part of its character. About 45% of homes in this neighbourhood were built pre-1960, while many of the remaining buildings were built in the 1960s and the 2000s. This area has a good choice of housing size options, ranging from lofts to four or more bedrooms.
Daycares and schools are straightforward to reach on foot from most houses for sale in Dufferin. As far as food is concerned, a general and a specialty grocery store is always only a short walk away in Dufferin. Furthermore, a restaurant is typically just around the corner. It is also a rather short distance to a reasonable selection of clothing stores.