Riverbend real estate guide & listings for sale
People who prefer a slower-paced atmosphere will enjoy Riverbend. It is easy to reach green spaces in the neighbourhood since there are a few of them nearby for residents to unwind in. This part of Winnipeg is quiet overall, as the streets tend to be reasonably calm - although that is not the case closer to the railway line.
The car is very often the favoured method of transportation in this area. It is a very short drive to the closest highway from any home in this part of the city, and it is straightforward to park. On the other hand, commuting by transit can be difficult in Riverbend as a result of the service's low frequency. Nevertheless, house owners are served by a few bus lines, and bus stops are generally nearby. It is challenging for people walking to navigate Riverbend since very few common errands can be run on foot.
Roughly 95% of the population of this neighbourhood own their home while the rest are renters. The predominant housing types in this part of the city are single detached homes and townhouses. This area did not experience a single building boom; the construction of new dwellings in Riverbend was spread throughout multiple decades in recent history. This neighbourhood offers mainly four or more bedroom and three bedroom homes.
In all cases, a car is required in Riverbend to access the closest grocery store. Nonetheless, reaching the nearest pharmacy and thus some staple foods is generally easy. A limited variety of restaurants and coffee shops can be found as well. Concerning education, in this neighbourhood, families will generally be able to get to daycares and primary schools by walking. However, there are no high schools in this area.