West Alexander real estate guide & listings for sale
West Alexander offers a slower-paced environment and will appeal to home buyers who enjoy spending time outdoors. There are a few parks close by for residents to unwind in and they are especially well-spread out, which makes it very easy to get to them from most locations within the neighbourhood. This area is quiet overall, as there tend to be low levels of noise from traffic.
No matter the means of transportation, it is simple to travel in this part of Winnipeg. Walking is very feasible for residents in West Alexander; many daily needs can be carried out on foot, and numerous businesses are quite close by. The public transit network in this part of the city is quite convenient. In particular, the neighbourhood is linked by about 10 bus lines, and bus stops are generally nearby. Getting around by car is also very convenient in this part of the city. It is convenient to find a parking spot, and the majority of homes for sale are a very short drive from the closest highway.
In West Alexander, roughly one third of buildings are large apartment buildings, while the rest are mainly small apartment buildings and single detached homes. This part of the city also has a good variety of unit sizes - it is quite easy to find houses ranging from lofts to four or more bedrooms. Renters occupy around two thirds of the dwellings in West Alexander while the remainder are occupied by owners. This part of the city experienced its biggest building boom prior to the 1960s, so most of the available housing is from this time period.
It is a short walk to reach schools and daycares from any location in West Alexander. Residents are served by public and private secondary schools. In terms of eating, it is very easy to access both a general and a specialty grocery store by walking from any location in West Alexander. Furthermore, there is typically a restaurant or cafe just around the corner. Home buyers can find a good number of clothing stores within walking distance.