Simpson-Ogden real estate guide & listings for sale
Simpson-Ogden is quiet, as noise from streets and other parts of the city is rarely an issue - although that is not the case closer to the railway line.
Driving is a fairly good medium of transportation in Simpson-Ogden. It is convenient to come across a parking spot. On the other hand, the public transit service in Simpson-Ogden is rather poor. Nevertheless, homeowners benefit from a few bus lines, and most residences are very close to a bus stop. It is sometimes challenging for people walking to navigate this neighbourhood as few common errands can be run on foot.
In Simpson-Ogden, roughly 60% of dwellings are single detached homes, while small apartment buildings make up most of the remaining housing stock. This neighbourhood has a good selection of unit sizes, ranging from lofts to four or more bedrooms. The split between homeowners and renters is about even. The homes in this neighbourhood are very old, since many of its dwellings were constructed before the 1960s, while most of the remaining buildings were built in the 1960s.
It is convenient to access the closest grocery store on foot in this part of Thunder Bay. Furthermore, Simpson-Ogden is a good place in which to go out to eat, and home buyers are served by a few cafes as well. A decent choice of clothing stores is also available within a rather short walking distance. Concerning education, daycares and primary schools are straightforward to access on foot from most homes for sale in Simpson-Ogden. On the other hand, this part of the city does not have any high schools.