Windsor Park real estate guide & listings for sale
People who prefer a relaxed ambience will enjoy Windsor Park. This neighbourhood is reasonably quiet overall, as the streets are usually quite peaceful - however noise can be problematic close to the railway line. Finally, there are about 20 parks nearby for residents to enjoy and they are especially well-situated, which makes it easy to reach them from most locations in this part of the city.
This neighbourhood is an extremely good part of Winnipeg for getting around by car. Nearby highways are especially easy to access from any home in Windsor Park, and it is straightforward to come across a parking spot. However, public transit users may have few options in Windsor Park due to the service's low frequency. Nonetheless, there are a few bus lines traversing the neighbourhood, and the closest bus stop is typically just around the corner. It is impractical for pedestrians to navigate Windsor Park because very few daily errands can be run on foot.
The homes in this part of Winnipeg are quite old, since about half of its dwellings were built in the 1960s and 1970s, while most of the remaining buildings were built pre-1960. Single detached homes and row houses are the main housing type in this area. Around 85% of the dwellings in the neighbourhood are occupied by homeowners and the rest are rented. This part of Winnipeg offers mainly four or more bedroom and three bedroom homes.
The nearest supermarket in Windsor Park is generally only a reasonably short walk away. Residents benefit from a few restaurants and coffee shops as well. In terms of education, in Windsor Park, families will generally be able to access both primary and secondary schools by walking. In contrast, daycares are not particularly plentiful and thus not always within walking distance.