Garden City real estate guide & listings for sale
The character of Garden City is exemplified by its calm atmosphere. This part of Winnipeg is quiet, as there isn't a lot of street noise or city clamour. Finally, public green spaces, including Garden City Park, are especially well-distributed and there are around 10 of them close by for residents to discover, which makes it easy to get to them.
The car is usually the favoured method of transportation in this area. Coming across a place to park is easy, and many real estate listings are a short drive from the closest highway. On the other hand, public transit riders may experience limited options in this neighbourhood due to the low service level. Nevertheless, the neighbourhood is served by a few bus lines, and the closest bus stop is typically very close. Walking is not particularly practical for house buyers in Garden City because few daily needs can be carried out on foot.
In Garden City, roughly 70% of buildings are single detached homes, while large apartment buildings and small apartment buildings make up most of the remaining housing stock. Most housing in this neighbourhood was built between 1960 and 1980, during its largest construction boom. This part of Winnipeg has a good selection of housing size options, ranging from lofts to four or more bedrooms. Roughly three quarters of the population of this neighbourhood own their home and the rest are renters.
Parents and their children will appreciate that no matter where their property is situated in Garden City, schools and daycares are nearby. With respect to eating, the nearest supermarket in Garden City is typically only a short walk away. Furthermore, those who like to dine in restaurants will have a good number of options, and residents benefit from a few cafes as well. A decent variety of clothing stores can also be found within a rather short walking distance.