Dufferin real estate guide & listings for sale
The character of Dufferin is exemplified by its slower-paced environment. The noise levels in this part of Winnipeg are quite low, as the streets are peaceful - although that is not the case near the railway line. Lastly, the majority of locations within the neighbourhood have good access to green spaces, like Old Exhibition Athletic Grounds, since there are a few of them close by for residents to discover.
No matter the medium of transportation, it is quite convenient to get around in Dufferin. Dufferin is transit friendly. More precisely, the neighbourhood is linked by a few bus lines, and bus stops are ordinarily nearby. Driving is very often the favoured approach to move around in Dufferin. Finding a place to park is easy, and most houses for sale are a very short drive from the closest highway. Physically active home buyers will enjoy the quite pedestrian-friendly nature of Dufferin; many daily needs can be carried out without having to use a vehicle.
About two thirds of the population of this neighbourhood rent their home and the remainder are owners. Single detached homes are the predominant housing type, representing roughly 45% of dwellings in this part of Winnipeg, while large apartment buildings, small apartment buildings, and townhouses make up most of the remaining housing stock. Most of the housing growth in this area took place pre-1960. This neighbourhood has a good choice of unit sizes, ranging from lofts to four or more bedrooms.
Daycares and schools are very easy to walk to from any location in Dufferin. With regards to food, it is very often feasible for home buyers in this area to shop for general and specialty groceries on foot. Likewise, a restaurant is generally just around the corner. House buyers can find a fair number of nearby clothing stores.