West End real estate guide & listings for sale
West End is very quiet overall, as noise from the streets and other parts of the city is rarely an issue.
West End is a very convenient part of Thunder Bay for driving. Parking is easy, and the majority of homes for sale are a reasonably short drive from the nearest highway. In contrast, the public transit system in West End is not very convenient. Thankfully, property owners are served by a few bus lines, and bus stops are not very far from most homes. Most houses for sale in this part of the city are located in places that are not especially suitable for those who travel by foot because few daily needs can be met without having to use a vehicle.
West End experienced its main building boom before the 1960s, so most of the available properties are from this era. In this area, many buildings are single detached homes, while duplexes are also present in the housing stock. Homeowners occupy about three quarters of the units in West End whereas renters occupy the remainder. This neighbourhood offers mainly two bedroom and three bedroom homes.
Parents and their children will appreciate that wherever their home is situated in this part of Thunder Bay, both primary and secondary schools are nearby. In contrast, families may find it challenging to access daycares as a pedestrian. Regarding food, a supermarket is usually accessible within a reasonably short walk from anywhere in this part of Thunder Bay. Residents of West End benefit from a few restaurants as well.