Forest Park real estate guide & listings for sale
The noise levels in Forest Park are reasonably low, as the streets are quite tranquil.
The preferred approach to move around in this neighbourhood is very often a car. It is very convenient to come across a place to park, and nearby highways are very easy to reach from any location in this part of Thunder Bay. On the other hand, travelling by transit can be difficult in Forest Park by reason of the low service level. Thankfully, there are a few bus lines passing through the neighbourhood, and the closest bus stop is generally very close. Many of the homes for sale in this area are located in places that are not especially well-suited for walking because carrying out day-to-day needs is challenging.
Single detached homes are the predominant housing type, representing roughly 45% of buildings in Forest Park, whereas the remainder are mainly small apartment buildings and townhouses. This part of the city has a good variety of housing size options, ranging from lofts to four or more bedrooms. The proportions of renters and homeowners are about even. Most of the housing growth in this neighbourhood took place in the 1960s and 1970s.
Both primary and secondary schools are straightforward to access on foot from most homes for sale in Forest Park. However, there are only a limited number of daycares and accordingly they can be a long walk away. When it comes to food, it is easy to get to the nearest supermarket on foot from any location in Forest Park. There are also a limited number of options for those who appreciate restaurants in close proximity.