Northward real estate guide & listings for sale
There is a fairly good selection of green spaces in Northward. Access to green spaces, like Springwood Park, is easy from a large number of locations in the neighbourhood since there are a few of them close by for residents to discover. Finally, this area remains relatively quiet, due to the presence of few pedestrians, although noise levels are higher closer to Highway 85 or the railway line.
The preferred method of transportation in Northward is usually a car. It is very easy to access a place to park, and it is a very short drive to the closest highway, such as Highway 7, from any location in this area. On the other hand, residents using public transit may have few choices in Northward due to the low service level. Nevertheless, there are a few bus lines, and most homes are very close to a bus stop. There are relatively few pedestrians out on the streets of Northward, despite the fact that running common errands is easy by walking. Travelling by bicycle is also challenging in Northward as the cycling network is rather limited, and riding is rendered arduous by the often steep terrain.
Single detached homes are the main housing type, representing many buildings in Northward, whereas the rest are mainly large apartment buildings and small apartment buildings. This area has a good variety of unit sizes, ranging from lofts to four or more bedrooms. The population residing in this area is evenly split between renters and owners. Most housing in this part of the city was built pre-1960, during its biggest construction boom.
Some, but not all, house buyers in Northward will reside within walking distance of the closest grocery store. On the other hand, a restaurant is commonly just around the corner, and there are also a few coffee shops in Northward. With respect to education, families will appreciate that wherever their property is located in this area, primary schools are nearby. On the other hand, this part of the city does not contain any high schools.