Forest Grove real estate guide & listings for sale
Forest Grove offers a calm ambience and will appeal to home buyers who enjoy spending time outdoors. This area is very good for those who need a quiet atmosphere, as there are generally low levels of noise from traffic. Lastly, accessing public green spaces is easy in the neighbourhood since there are a few of them close by for residents to discover.
This neighbourhood is very car friendly. It is very convenient to park, and many real estate listings are a rather short car ride from the nearest highway. However, the public transit network in Forest Grove is fairly poor. Nevertheless, property owners benefit from a few bus lines, and it is especially convenient to find a nearby bus stop from most houses. It is difficult for people walking to move around in Forest Grove as most daily needs are inconvenient to carry out on foot.
Roughly 45% of homes in Forest Grove were built in the 1980s, while many of the remaining buildings were constructed in the 1960s. Single detached homes are the most common housing type, representing about 55% of dwellings in this part of the city, whereas the remainder are mainly small apartment buildings and townhouses. Homeowners occupy around 60% of the units in the neighbourhood and 40% are occupied by renters. This part of Saskatoon is primarily composed of four or more bedroom and three bedroom homes.
In this area, parents and their children will usually be able to get to primary schools by walking. On the other hand, there are no high schools in Forest Grove. In terms of eating, shopping for one's groceries often requires the use of a car in this part of Saskatoon. Nevertheless, it is generally a reasonably short distance to the closest pharmacy, which can provide some basic food items. There are also a few restaurants in Forest Grove.