Simpson-Ogden real estate guide & listings for sale
Simpson-Ogden is fairly good for those who enjoy quiet surroundings, as noise from streets and other parts of the city is rarely an issue - however some areas can be quite noisy, especially around the railway line.
The best means of transportation in this area is often driving. It is easy to find a place to park. In contrast, the public transit network in Simpson-Ogden is fairly poor. Nonetheless, homeowners have access to a few bus lines, and most residences are very close to a bus stop. Simpson-Ogden is not particularly convenient for those who travel by foot as carrying out daily needs is occasionally difficult.
There are equal parts owners and renters living in Simpson-Ogden. In this area, about 60% of dwellings are single detached homes, while small apartment buildings make up most of the remaining housing stock. A majority of the housing growth in this neighbourhood happened prior to the 1960s. This part of Thunder Bay offers mainly one bedroom and three bedroom homes.
It is easy to access the closest supermarket by walking in this part of Thunder Bay. Likewise, Simpson-Ogden is a good place in which to go out to eat, and property owners are served by a few cafes as well. House buyers benefit from a fair number of clothing stores within walking distance. Concerning education, daycares and primary schools are straightforward to get to on foot from anywhere in this area. In contrast, this part of the city does not contain any high schools.