South Poplar real estate guide & listings for sale
Most areas in South Poplar are reasonably quiet, as the streets are quite peaceful - however noise can be bothersome around Trans-Canada Highway. Parks are sparse, making them rather challenging to get to. Despite that, there are a few public green spaces close by for residents to explore.
The favoured transportation option in South Poplar is very often a car. It is especially convenient to park, and it is a reasonably short car ride to the nearest highway, such as Trans-Canada Highway, from any location in this area. In contrast, South Poplar is not very transit friendly. Nevertheless, residents are served by a few bus lines. It is very inconvenient for pedestrians to move around in South Poplar because meeting daily needs is impractical by walking.
In South Poplar, roughly half of buildings are single detached homes, but small apartment buildings, duplexes, and townhouses are also present in the housing stock. Around one quarter of homes in this neighbourhood were constructed in the 1990s, while many of the remaining buildings were constructed pre-1960 and in the 1960s. This area is primarily composed of two bedroom and four or more bedroom homes. Homeowners occupy around two thirds of the properties in South Poplar and the remainder are rented.
There are only a few primary schools in this neighbourhood and thus they can be a long walk away. Likewise, South Poplar does not contain any high schools. Furthermore, families may find it very hard for their children to get to daycares on foot. Concerning food, house buyers in South Poplar usually have to rely on a vehicle to do their grocery shopping. A small variety of cafes is available as well.