South Windsor real estate guide & listings for sale
South Windsor offers a calm environment and will appeal to those who enjoy spending time outdoors. This area is quiet, as there isn't a lot of street noise or city clamour - however noise can be an issue near Highway 401, E.C. Row Expressway or the railway line. Finally, it is easy to get to parks from a large number of locations in the neighbourhood since there are about 10 of them close by for residents to enjoy.
Cars are an excellent means of transportation in South Windsor. Most houses for sale are a short drive from the nearest highway, such as E.C. Row Expressway, and it is very convenient to park. On the other hand, residents using public transit may find limited choices in South Windsor due to the low service level. Nonetheless, the neighbourhood is linked by a few bus lines, and the closest bus stop is generally very close. Travelling on foot is not particularly feasible for residents in South Windsor as most daily needs are sometimes challenging to meet by walking.
The homes in this neighbourhood are quite old, since around 45% of its dwellings were constructed pre-1960, while most of the remaining buildings were constructed in the 1960s and the 1990s. The sizeable proportion of single detached homes in the housing stock of this neighbourhood is an important part of its character. Homeowners occupy roughly 90% of the dwellings in South Windsor and 10% are occupied by renters. This part of the city offers mainly four or more bedroom and three bedroom homes.
Property owners in South Windsor will be pleased to learn that a grocery store is always only a rather short walk away. Residents can enjoy around 40 restaurants and cafes as well. In addition, a good variety of clothing stores can be found within a rather short walking distance. When it comes to education, in South Windsor, families will usually be able to reach daycares and schools on foot. Along with public schools, there are private primary and secondary schools.