St. George real estate guide & listings for sale
The character of St. George is exemplified by its slower-paced environment. There are a few parks nearby for residents to check out and they are especially well-situated, making them very easy to access. Most areas in this part of Winnipeg are reasonably quiet, as there are low levels of noise from traffic.
Driving is very often the preferred method to move around in St. George. It is easy to find a place to park, and most real estate listings are a very short car ride from the closest highway. However, commuting by transit can be difficult in St. George as a result of the service's low frequency. Nonetheless, the neighbourhood is served by a few bus lines, and bus stops are generally nearby. Walking is not especially feasible for property owners in St. George as many daily needs are occasionally challenging to carry out on foot.
Homeowners occupy roughly 80% of the properties in the neighbourhood whereas the remainder are rented. The large proportion of single detached homes in the housing stock of this part of the city is an important part of its character. The homes in this neighbourhood are very old, because many of its dwellings were built pre-1960, while the majority of the remaining buildings were constructed in the 1960s. This area offers mainly two bedroom and three bedroom homes.
Families will value the proximity to both primary and secondary schools, which are within walking distance from most, if not all, properties for sale in St. George. However, parents and their children may find it difficult to access daycares as a pedestrian. With respect to food, the closest supermarket in St. George is typically only a short walk away. Moreover, there are a fair number of opportunities for those who appreciate nearby restaurants and cafes. A good selection of clothing stores is also located within a reasonably short walking distance.