Mission Gardens real estate guide & listings for sale
The character of Mission Gardens is exemplified by its slower-paced ambience. This part of Winnipeg is reasonably quiet overall, as the streets are usually quite tranquil - although there are still several noisier sections, especially close to one of the railway lines. Finally, it is easy to get to parks from the majority of locations within the neighbourhood since there are a few of them nearby for residents to explore.
The car is usually the best transportation option in Mission Gardens. Nearby highways are especially easy to drive to from any location in this part of the city, and it is very convenient to come across a place to park. However, the public transit service in Mission Gardens is not very frequent. Nevertheless, the neighbourhood is served by a few bus lines, and most homes are very close to a bus stop. It is challenging for people walking to move around in this neighbourhood because meeting daily needs is difficult.
Roughly 40% of homes in Mission Gardens were built in the 1960s and 1970s, while most of the remaining buildings were constructed in the 1980s and the 2000s. The substantial proportion of single detached homes in the housing stock of this area is an important part of its character. Nearly 95% of the dwellings in the neighbourhood are occupied by homeowners and 5% are occupied by renters. However this part of the city is particularly good for those looking for three bedroom homes.
Families will welcome the proximity to both primary and secondary schools, which are within walking distance from most houses for sale in this neighbourhood. At the elementary level, there are both public and private schools. In contrast, daycares are not particularly abundant and thus may require an extended walk to get to. Concerning food, property owners in this neighbourhood often need a vehicle to travel to the nearest grocery store. Nevertheless, it is generally a rather short walk to the closest pharmacy, which can supply some basic food items.