Varsity View real estate guide & listings for sale
Varsity View is a good neighbourhood to buy a home in for those who prefer a slower-paced ambience. The noise levels in this part of the city are quite low, as the streets are generally reasonably peaceful. Lastly, public green spaces are especially well-located and there are a few of them nearby for residents to relax in, which makes it easy to access them.
Regardless of the mode of transportation, it is convenient to move around in Varsity View. Walking is quite convenient for house buyers in this part of the city; many daily errands can be run without needing to resort to a vehicle. Varsity View has a reasonably good public transit system. For instance, the neighbourhood is served by about 10 bus lines, and the nearest bus stop is usually just around the corner. The car is very often the favoured method to navigate Varsity View. It is convenient to park, and most real estate listings are a short drive from the closest highway.
In Varsity View, roughly one third of buildings are single detached homes, while large apartment buildings, small apartment buildings, and duplexes are also present in the housing stock. This part of Saskatoon has a good choice of unit sizes, ranging from lofts to four or more bedrooms. About 55% of the population of this neighbourhood rent their home and 45% are owners. Around 40% of homes in this part of the city were constructed prior to the 1960s, while the majority of the remaining buildings were constructed in the 1960s and the 2000s.
In this neighbourhood, parents and their schoolchildren will generally be able to access schools and daycares on foot. As far as eating is concerned, it is straightforward to reach the nearest supermarket on foot from anywhere in Varsity View. Likewise, a restaurant is typically just around the corner. It is also convenient to get to a selection of clothing stores on foot.