East St. Paul real estate guide & listings for sale
East St. Paul is reasonably quiet overall, as the streets are usually calm - however noise can be problematic closer to Perimeter Highway, Highway 101 or the railway line.
The best approach to get around in East St. Paul is very often a car. Coming across a place to park is generally easy, and most houses for sale are a reasonably short drive from the closest highway, such as Highway 101. On the other hand, this rural municipality is not very transit friendly. It is very impractical for pedestrians to move around in East St. Paul since almost no common errands can be run on foot.
Single detached homes and townhouses are the predominant housing type in East St. Paul. This part of the Greater Winnipeg metropolitan area is primarily composed of four or more bedroom and three bedroom homes. Roughly 95% of the units in the rural municipality are occupied by homeowners while the rest are rented. Roughly one quarter of homes in this rural municipality were constructed after the year 2000, while the majority of the remaining buildings were constructed in the 1960s and the 1980s.
Parents may find it difficult for their children to reach high schools and primary schools as pedestrians. Additionally, daycares are not plentiful and consequently not always within walking distance. As far as food is concerned, house buyers in East St. Paul usually have to use a car to travel to the closest supermarket.