Northwood real estate guide & listings for sale
Northwood is very good for those who prefer quiet surroundings, as noise from streets and other parts of the city is rarely an issue.
Driving is a great mode of transportation in Northwood. Parking is easy. On the other hand, the public transit service in Northwood is not very frequent. Nonetheless, the neighbourhood is connected by a few bus lines, and bus stops are not very far from most properties. Many of the houses for sale in this part of Thunder Bay are located in places that are not very suitable for walking because carrying out daily needs is difficult on foot.
About three quarters of the population of this neighbourhood own their home while the remainder are renters. In this part of Thunder Bay, roughly two thirds of dwellings are single detached homes, but small apartment buildings and townhouses are also present in the housing stock. This neighbourhood experienced its most significant building boom in the 1960s and 1970s, so most of the available housing is from this era. This area is primarily composed of four or more bedroom and three bedroom homes.
It is frequently practical for house buyers in this area to buy groceries by walking. There are also approximately 10 restaurants and cafes in this part of Thunder Bay. Regarding education, primary schools are easy to walk to from most houses for sale in Northwood. However, parents may find it challenging for their kids to reach high schools on foot.