Forest Park real estate guide & listings for sale
Forest Park is quiet overall, as the streets tend to be peaceful.
Driving is an excellent mode of transportation in this area. It is straightforward to find a place to park, and the majority of properties for sale are a short drive from the nearest highway. On the other hand, this neighbourhood is not very transit friendly. Thankfully, the neighbourhood is served by a few bus lines, and the closest bus stop is usually very close. Forest Park is not especially conducive to walking because very few daily errands can be run on foot.
Around 45% of dwellings are single detached homes, making it easy to find detached homes in Forest Park, while the rest are mainly small apartment buildings and townhouses. Most of the housing growth in this neighbourhood occurred between 1960 and 1980. This part of Thunder Bay also has a good choice of unit sizes - it is quite easy to find properties ranging from lofts to four or more bedrooms. The split between homeowners and renters is about even.
It is a short walk to access both primary and secondary schools from most houses for sale in Forest Park. On the other hand, families may consider it difficult to get to daycares as a pedestrian. Regarding eating, it is convenient to reach the closest grocery store on foot from most houses for sale in Forest Park. Residents of this neighbourhood can enjoy a few restaurants as well.