Transcona Yards real estate guide & listings for sale
Transcona Yards offers a wide variety of green spaces to enjoy. It is easy to get to public green spaces in the neighbourhood, since the majority of homes have one a short walk away and there are a few parks nearby for residents to visit. This part of the city remains relatively serene, thanks to the presence of very few people out and about on the streets.
The best transportation option in Transcona Yards is usually a car. Finding a parking spot is generally easy, and it is a reasonably short drive to the closest highway from any home in this part of the city. In contrast, residents using public transit may experience limited options in Transcona Yards due to the low service level. Thankfully, there are a few bus lines crossing the neighbourhood, and most houses are very close to a bus stop. Travelling on foot is not very practical for property owners in this neighbourhood since very few common errands can be run without needing to use a vehicle.
In Transcona Yards, around half of buildings are single detached homes, whereas the remainder are mainly small apartment buildings and townhouses. This part of the city has a good selection of housing size options, ranging from lofts to four or more bedrooms. Renters occupy about 60% of the dwellings in the neighbourhood whereas owners occupy the remainder. This neighbourhood did not experience a single building boom; the construction of new homes in Transcona Yards was spread throughout several decades in recent history.
There are no high schools and no primary schools in this part of the city. Furthermore, daycares are not very plentiful and accordingly not always within walking distance. When it comes to eating, a fraction of house buyers in Transcona Yards may have the option to purchase their groceries on foot, while others will have to turn to a vehicle.