South Windsor real estate guide & listings for sale
Home buyers who prefer a relaxed ambience will enjoy South Windsor. This neighbourhood is reasonably quiet overall, as there are generally low levels of noise from traffic - however some areas can be quite loud, especially around E.C. Row Expressway, Highway 401 or the railway line. Lastly, parks, like Oakwood Park and Central Park, are very well-distributed and there are approximately 10 of them close by for residents to relax in, which makes them easy to access.
Driving is very often the preferred method of transportation in this part of the city. Parking is generally easy, and nearby highways, such as E.C. Row Expressway, are very easy to drive to from any location in this area. However, the public transit network in South Windsor is not very practical. Thankfully, residents have access to a few bus lines, and most properties are very close to a bus stop. This part of Windsor is not particularly well-suited for those who travel by foot as few daily needs can be carried out by walking.
Homeowners occupy nearly 90% of the dwellings in the neighbourhood and 10% are rented. Single detached homes and townhouses are the predominant housing type in this neighbourhood. Around 45% of properties in this area were constructed pre-1960, while the majority of the remaining buildings were built in the 1960s and the 1990s. This neighbourhood is primarily composed of four or more bedroom and three bedroom homes.
In South Windsor, parents and their children will typically be able to reach schools and daycares on foot. Residents have the option of public and private schools at both the primary and secondary school level. In terms of eating, it is convenient to access the closest supermarket on foot in this neighbourhood. Grand Marais Road is among the best streets for food stores. There are also a limited number of opportunities for those who appreciate restaurants and cafes in close proximity. Likewise, home buyers have access to a fair number of nearby clothing stores.