St. Matthews real estate guide & listings for sale
The character of St. Matthews is exemplified by its slower-paced environment. It is easy to get to parks since there are a few of them nearby for residents to discover. Most areas in this part of Winnipeg are reasonably quiet, as the streets are generally quite calm.
No matter the medium of transportation, it is very simple to travel in St. Matthews. This area will appeal to physically active home buyers as it is very well-suited for walking; many daily errands can be run without the use of a vehicle, and there are also a good number of businesses in proximity. Thanks to a few nearby bus lines, the public transit system in St. Matthews is quite accessible. Commuting by car is also easy in St. Matthews. It is a very short drive to the nearest highway from anywhere in this part of the city.
In St. Matthews, around 55% of dwellings are single detached homes, but small apartment buildings are also present in the housing stock. This part of the city experienced its largest construction boom before the 1960s, so most of the available housing is from this time period. This neighbourhood is primarily composed of one bedroom and three bedroom homes. The split between homeowners and renters is about even.
It is especially easy to get to both a general and a specialty grocery store by walking from any location in St. Matthews. Likewise, there are a fair number of choices in close proximity for those who value restaurants and cafes. A decent selection of clothing stores is also situated within a rather short walking distance, for instance along Portage Avenue. Concerning education, in St. Matthews, parents and their kids will typically be able to get to daycares and schools by walking.