West Wolseley real estate guide & listings for sale
There are a lot of green spaces to enjoy in West Wolseley, as well as some areas with a vibrant atmosphere. Although this part of Winnipeg is not home to any public green spaces, parks are especially well-distributed in nearby neighbourhoods, which makes them very easy to reach. Finally, this area is relatively quiet, since there are few people out and about on the streets; however.
This part of the city enables home buyers to travel by several alternative methods of transportation. With around 10 nearby bus lines, the good public transit infrastructure makes transit a viable option for many. This part of Winnipeg is also especially car friendly. It is a very short car ride to the nearest highway from any location in West Wolseley, and accessing a place to park is easy. This area is quite conducive to walking; many daily errands can be run without needing to resort to a car, and there are also a fair number of businesses in proximity.
The majority of the housing stock of West Wolseley consists of large apartment buildings and single detached homes, while the remainder are mainly small apartment buildings. This part of Winnipeg has a good selection of housing size options, ranging from lofts to four or more bedrooms. Roughly 55% of the units in the neighbourhood are occupied by homeowners and 45% are occupied by renters. Most of the housing growth in this neighbourhood happened pre-1960.
It is a rather short walk to get to both primary and secondary schools from any location in West Wolseley. In contrast, it can be challenging to reach daycares as a pedestrian. Regarding eating, it is generally possible for property owners in this neighbourhood to shop for groceries on foot. Additionally, West Wolseley is a good place in which to eat out or go to a cafe, for instance along Portage Avenue. Residents have access to a very large number of nearby clothing stores.