Portage-Ellice real estate guide & listings for sale
Those who enjoy a vibrant atmosphere and spending time in green spaces will feel at home in Portage-Ellice. This area has a large number of streets for those looking for a dynamic vibe. The streets are almost always busy with people, there is a good selection of entertainment venues, and with the bars in nearby neighbourhoods, it is very easy to find a place to grab a drink as they are generally located around the corner. Parks are easy to reach since there are a few of them close by for residents to discover.
No matter the means of transportation, it is very straightforward to move around in Portage-Ellice. This area is very suitable for walking; carrying out daily needs is very easy on foot, and there are also a good number of businesses in proximity. The public transit system in Portage-Ellice is excellent as a consequence of approximately 40 nearby bus lines. Cars are also a good mode of transportation in Portage-Ellice. It is a very short car ride to the closest highway from any location in this area.
The substantial percentage of large apartment buildings in the housing stock of Portage-Ellice is an important part of its character. This part of the city did not experience a single construction boom; the construction of new buildings in this neighbourhood was spread throughout several decades in the twentieth and twenty-first century. This area is primarily composed of two bedroom and one bedroom homes. Renters occupy nearly 95% of the properties in Portage-Ellice while the remainder are occupied by owners.
It is very convenient to access both a general and a specialty grocery store on foot from most homes for sale in this area. Furthermore, thanks to about 20 restaurants and a few cafes, Portage-Ellice is a very good place in which to go out to eat. Home buyers have access to a very large number of nearby clothing stores. With respect to education, daycares and schools are especially convenient to get to on foot from anywhere in this part of Winnipeg.