Whitmore Park real estate guide & listings for sale
Whitmore Park is a good neighbourhood to buy a home in for those who prefer a relaxed environment. There are around 10 public green spaces nearby for residents to visit, making it easy to reach them. Most areas in this neighbourhood are quiet, as noise from the streets and other parts of the city is rarely an issue.
This part of Regina is especially car friendly. Parking is generally easy, and it is a short drive to the nearest highway from any home in this area. In contrast, commuting by transit can be challenging in this area as a result of the infrequent service. Nonetheless, there are a few bus lines crossing the neighbourhood, and the nearest bus stop is usually very close. Walking is not very practical for house buyers in this part of Regina as very few daily errands can be run on foot.
The predominance of single detached homes in the housing stock of Whitmore Park is an important part of its character. Roughly 55% of the properties in this area were built in the 1960s and 1970s, while many of the remaining buildings were constructed pre-1960. This part of Regina offers mainly three bedroom and four or more bedroom homes. Around 80% of the population of this neighbourhood own their home and renters make up the remainder.
Both primary and secondary schools are easy to get to on foot from most homes for sale in Whitmore Park. In contrast, daycares are not particularly plentiful and consequently may require an extended walk to get to. As far as eating is concerned, it is often practical for home buyers in this area to do grocery shopping on foot. There are also a limited number of opportunities for those who value nearby restaurants and cafes.