Forest Park real estate guide & listings for sale
The noise levels in Forest Park are low, as the streets tend to be quite peaceful.
Forest Park is especially car friendly. Parking is quite easy, and the majority of homes for sale are a short drive from the nearest highway. In contrast, Forest Park is not very transit friendly. Nonetheless, there are a few bus lines crossing the neighbourhood, and bus stops are typically nearby. Forest Park is not very convenient for those who travel by foot since very few common errands can be run without having to resort to a vehicle.
Single detached homes are the predominant housing type, representing around 45% of dwellings in Forest Park, but small apartment buildings and townhouses are also present in the housing stock. This part of Thunder Bay is primarily composed of two bedroom and three bedroom homes. The population residing in this area is evenly split between owners and renters. This neighbourhood experienced its largest construction boom between 1960 and 1980, so most of the available housing stock is from this time period.
Parents and their kids will appreciate that wherever their property is located in Forest Park, both primary and secondary schools are close by. On the other hand, families may find it challenging to reach daycares as a pedestrian. In terms of eating, property owners in this area will appreciate that a grocery store is always only a reasonably short walk away. There are also a few restaurants in Forest Park.