Assiniboine Park real estate guide & listings for sale
Assiniboine Park offers a relaxed atmosphere and will appeal to home buyers who enjoy spending time outdoors. It is very easy to access green spaces from a large number of locations in the neighbourhood since there are a few of them close by for residents to enjoy. This area is also reasonably good for those who need quiet surroundings, as the streets are usually peaceful - however some areas can be quite noisy, especially around the railway line.
Driving is very often the favoured means of transportation in this neighbourhood. Nearby highways are easy to access from any home in Assiniboine Park, and it is especially convenient to park. In contrast, public transit users may find few choices in Assiniboine Park by reason of the low service level. Thankfully, the neighbourhood is linked by a few bus lines, and the nearest bus stop is generally just around the corner. A majority of the homes for sale in this area are located in places that are not very well-suited for those who travel by foot as running common errands is impractical by walking.
The sizeable percentage of single detached homes in the housing stock of Assiniboine Park is an important part of its character. Although this neighbourhood is especially good for those looking for four or more bedroom homes. Homeowners occupy nearly 95% of the properties in the neighbourhood and 5% are occupied by renters. About one quarter of homes in this area were constructed before the 1960s, while most of the remaining buildings were built in the 1960s and the 1980s.
House buyers in this part of Winnipeg often have to turn to a car to access the closest supermarket. Nevertheless, reaching the nearest pharmacy and therefore some staple foods is generally easy. A small selection of restaurants can be found in this area as well. With respect to education, parents and their kids will value that wherever their house is situated in this neighbourhood, primary schools are close by. However, there are no high schools in Assiniboine Park.