Springfield North real estate guide & listings for sale
Springfield North offers a relaxed atmosphere and will appeal to those who enjoy spending time outdoors. There are approximately 10 public green spaces close by for residents to discover, like Gateway Park and Northeast Pioneers Greenway, and they are very well-located, which makes them easy to reach. Most areas in this part of Winnipeg are quiet, as there are low levels of noise from traffic.
The car is usually the favoured mode of transportation in Springfield North. The majority of real estate listings are a short drive from the nearest highway, and accessing a parking spot is quite easy. In contrast, the public transit system in this neighbourhood is not very convenient. Nonetheless, house owners benefit from a few bus lines, and bus stops are not very far away from most properties. Springfield North is not very convenient for those who travel by foot as very few common errands can be run without the use of a vehicle.
The predominant housing types in Springfield North are single detached homes and townhouses. About one third of homes in this part of the city were built between 1980 and 1990, while the majority of the remaining buildings were constructed in the 1960s and the 2000s. This neighbourhood also has quite a good variety of housing sizes; there is a higher proportion of three bedroom homes in this area. Homeowners occupy nearly 90% of the properties in Springfield North and 10% are rented.
It is a reasonably short walk to reach primary schools from anywhere in Springfield North. On the other hand, there are no high schools in this part of the city. With respect to eating, property owners in Springfield North commonly need a car to buy their groceries. A small variety of restaurants and coffee shops can be found as well.