North Ward real estate guide & listings for sale
The character of North Ward is exemplified by its slower-paced ambience. It is easy to get to public green spaces in the neighbourhood since there are a few of them nearby for residents to explore. This part of the city is also good for those who prefer a quiet atmosphere, as the streets are generally reasonably tranquil - although that is not the case close to the railway line.
North Ward is quite car friendly. Parking is quite easy, and the majority of homes for sale are a rather short drive from the nearest highway. North Ward is not especially conducive to walking as running daily errands is sometimes challenging.
In North Ward, roughly 40% of dwellings are single detached homes, and the rest of the homes are mainly small apartment buildings and duplexes. This part of the city also has a good choice of unit sizes - properties range from lofts to four or more bedrooms. About 55% of the population of this neighbourhood rent their home while owners make up the remainder. A majority of the housing growth in this part of the city took place prior to the 1960s.
In North Ward, parents and their children will typically be able to reach daycares and schools by walking. At the secondary level, there are both public and private schools. As far as eating is concerned, house buyers in this area commonly have to turn to a car to shop for groceries. Nonetheless, reaching the closest pharmacy and consequently some basic food items is generally very easy. North Ward is a fairly good place in which to eat out or go to a cafe.