University real estate guide & listings for sale
Home buyers who prefer a calm atmosphere will enjoy University. This part of the city is quiet, as there are low levels of noise from traffic - although there are still several noisier sections, especially near one of the railway lines. Finally, getting to public green spaces, such as Centennial Park, is easy from the majority of locations within the neighbourhood since there are about 10 of them close by for residents to discover.
Travelling on foot is reasonably convenient for home buyers in University, although common amenities such as post offices or hardware stores can be an occasionally long walk away. Driving is an excellent medium of transportation in University. Many houses for sale are a reasonably short car ride from the closest highway, and it is convenient to park. In contrast, getting around by public transit is challenging in University. Thankfully, homeowners are served by a few bus lines, and bus stops are not very far from most residences.
In University, about half of dwellings are single detached homes, while large apartment buildings and small apartment buildings are the main alternatives in the housing stock. This part of Windsor also has a good variety of housing size options; properties range from lofts to four or more bedrooms. Roughly 60% of the dwellings in the neighbourhood are occupied by renters whereas owners occupy the remainder. Most housing in this area was constructed prior to the 1960s, during its main building boom.
The nearest supermarket in this part of the city is usually only a short walk away. Furthermore, those who appreciate eating in restaurants or cafes will have a good number of options in this neighbourhood. Concerning education, families will value the proximity to both primary and secondary schools, which are within walking distance from most properties for sale in this area. However, parents may consider it difficult for their children to access daycares as a pedestrian.