McIntyre real estate guide & listings for sale
McIntyre is quiet overall, as noise from streets and other parts of the city is rarely an issue.
Driving is very often the favoured method to get around in McIntyre. It is very convenient to come across a parking spot. Walking is not very feasible for residents in this part of the city since almost no common errands can be run on foot.
The sizeable proportion of single detached homes in the housing stock of McIntyre is an important part of its character. The buildings in this neighbourhood are quite new, since about one quarter of its dwellings were constructed between 1990 and 2000, while most of the remaining buildings were built pre-1960 and in the 1960s. This part of Thunder Bay offers mainly four or more bedroom and three bedroom homes. Roughly 95% of the dwellings in the neighbourhood are occupied by homeowners while the rest are rented.
It can be very difficult to access high schools and primary schools as a pedestrian from houses for sale in this part of the city. In addition, it can be very hard to reach daycares on foot. At the elementary level, there are both public and private schools. With respect to eating, a vehicle is almost always required in McIntyre to access the closest supermarket.