St. George real estate guide & listings for sale
There are a lot of green spaces to enjoy in St. George. There are a few parks close by for residents to relax in and they are especially well-situated, which makes them very easy to reach from most locations in this part of the city. This area is relatively quiet, as there are few pedestrians; however.
Driving is a great medium of transportation in St. George. Parking is easy, and it is a very short drive to the nearest highway from any location in this area. On the other hand, commuting by transit can be sometimes challenging in St. George by reason of the low service level. Thankfully, house owners have access to a few bus lines, and the nearest bus stop is generally just around the corner. It is at times difficult for pedestrians to navigate this part of Winnipeg as few daily errands can be run without the use of a vehicle.
In St. George, around 85% of dwellings are single detached homes, but small apartment buildings are also present in the housing stock. This part of Winnipeg experienced its largest construction boom before the 1960s, so most of the available properties are from this time period. This neighbourhood is primarily composed of two bedroom and three bedroom homes. Around 80% of the population of this neighbourhood own their home whereas the remainder are renters.
The closest grocery store in this part of the city is usually only a short walk away. Moreover, there is often a restaurant or cafe in close proximity. It is also convenient to access a selection of clothing stores on foot. Concerning education, families will welcome that wherever their home is situated in St. George, both primary and secondary schools are close by. On the other hand, daycares are not particularly numerous and thus may require an extended walk to get to.