Wascana Centre real estate guide & listings for sale
The character of Wascana Centre is exemplified by its calm environment. There are a few green spaces nearby for residents to discover, which makes it very easy to get to them from the majority of locations within the neighbourhood. Most areas in this part of the city are quiet, as there are generally low levels of noise from traffic.
Driving is very often the preferred way to get around in Wascana Centre. It is especially convenient to park, and it is a short drive to the closest highway from any location in this area. However, commuting by transit can be challenging in Wascana Centre due to the low service level. Thankfully, the neighbourhood is connected by a few bus lines, and the nearest bus stop is usually very close. Wascana Centre is not very conducive to walking as most daily needs are at times difficult to meet on foot.
Small apartment buildings are the most common housing type, representing about 55% of buildings in Wascana Centre, and the rest are mainly single detached homes and townhouses. This part of the city is primarily composed of one bedroom and two bedroom homes. About 70% of the units in the neighbourhood are occupied by homeowners while the rest are rented. Roughly one third of properties in this part of Regina were built following the year 2000, while the majority of the remaining buildings were constructed pre-1960 and in the 1960s.
Property owners in Wascana Centre often have to turn to a vehicle to shop for their groceries. Nonetheless, getting to the closest pharmacy and accordingly some basic food items is typically easy. A small selection of restaurants and cafes is available as well. When it comes to education, it is a rather short walk to reach primary schools from most houses for sale in Wascana Centre. In contrast, this part of the city does not have any high schools.