Silver Heights real estate guide & listings for sale
Silver Heights is a reasonably good neighbourhood to buy a home in for those who prefer a calm atmosphere. There are a few public green spaces close by for residents to explore and they are especially well-situated, which makes them easy to reach. This area is also reasonably good for those who enjoy a quiet atmosphere, as noise from streets and other parts of the city is rarely an issue.
Cars are a great mode of transportation in this neighbourhood. It is convenient to park, and it is a short drive to the closest highway from any home in this area. In contrast, the public transit network in Silver Heights is somewhat poor. Nevertheless, homeowners have access to a few bus lines, and the closest bus stop is typically just around the corner. A majority of the homes for sale in this neighbourhood are located in places that are not particularly well-suited for those who travel by foot since very few daily errands can be run without having to resort to a car.
Around two thirds of dwellings are single detached homes, making it easy to find detached homes in Silver Heights, while small apartment buildings are also present in the housing stock. This neighbourhood has a good selection of unit sizes, ranging from lofts to four or more bedrooms. Homeowners occupy roughly two thirds of the units in the neighbourhood whereas the rest are rented. This neighbourhood experienced its largest construction boom pre-1960, so most of the available properties are from this time period.
It is frequently possible for house buyers in this part of the city to do their grocery shopping by walking. A small number of restaurants and cafes are available as well. When it comes to education, in this part of Winnipeg, parents and their children will usually be able to get to schools and daycares by walking.