Polo Park real estate guide & listings for sale
Despite the somewhat busy feel, there are a lot of green spaces to enjoy in Polo Park. There are a few parks nearby for residents to relax in and they are especially well-spread out, resulting in them being very easy to reach from most locations within this neighbourhood. Finally, this area remains relatively quiet, due to the presence of few people out and about on the streets; however those who are near the railway line may experience more noise.
This neighbourhood enables home buyers to move around using a variety of modes of transportation. Polo Park will appeal to active people as it is well-suited for walking; many daily errands can be run on foot. Owing to around 10 nearby bus lines, this part of the city benefits from a reasonably good public transit system. Driving is also an excellent medium of transportation in Polo Park. Parking is quite easy, and nearby highways are very easy to reach from any home in this area.
Polo Park experienced its biggest construction boom before the 1960s, so most of the available properties are from this time period. Single detached homes are the predominant housing type, representing about half of dwellings in this part of the city, while large apartment buildings are also present in the housing stock. The proportions of homeowners and renters are about even. This neighbourhood offers mainly one bedroom and two bedroom homes.
Both primary and secondary schools are convenient to access on foot from any location in this part of the city. On the other hand, daycares are not particularly numerous and therefore not always within walking distance. When it comes to eating, it is very easy to get to the closest supermarket on foot in Polo Park. Likewise, those who appreciate dining in restaurants or cafes will have a fair number of options in this part of Winnipeg. It is also a short distance to a very good variety of clothing stores.