Windsor real estate guide & listings for sale
Home buyers who prefer a relaxed environment will enjoy Windsor. There are over 250 parks close by for residents to unwind in, including East Riverside and Black Oak Heritage, which makes them easy to access from a large number of locations in Windsor. The noise levels in this city are also reasonably low, as the streets are usually quite peaceful - however noise can be an issue near one of the railway lines, the airport (YQG), Highway 401 or Dougall Parkway.
Cars are a great means of transportation in this city. The majority of real estate listings are a reasonably short drive from the nearest highway, such as Dougall Parkway, and parking is quite easy. On the other hand, this city is not an especially pleasant part of the Windsor metropolitan area for travelling by public transit. Nevertheless, homeowners are served by around 10 bus lines, and the nearest bus stop is typically very close. Most houses for sale in this city are located in places that are not especially well-suited for walking since few common errands can be run without needing to resort to a car.
About 60% of dwellings are single detached homes, making it easy to find detached homes in Windsor, while large apartment buildings, small apartment buildings, and townhouses are the main alternatives in the housing stock. This city has a good variety of housing sizes, ranging from lofts to four or more bedrooms. Roughly two thirds of the population of this city own their home and the remainder are renters. Roughly 40% of properties in this city were constructed before the 1960s, while the majority of the remaining buildings were built in the 1960s and the 1990s.
The nearest supermarket in Windsor is typically only a reasonably short walk away. There are also over 800 restaurants and coffee shops in this city. As far as education is concerned, primary schools are easy to access on foot from any location in Windsor. In contrast, high schools are not very abundant and accordingly not always within walking distance. Residents have the choice between public and private schools at both the elementary and high school level.