Birchwood real estate guide & listings for sale
Birchwood offers a great variety of green spaces to enjoy. It is easy to reach public green spaces in the neighbourhood since there are a few of them close by for residents to check out. It is relatively calm in this area, thanks to the presence of very few pedestrians.
Cars are a great transportation option in this part of Winnipeg. Most real estate listings are a short drive from the nearest highway, and it is convenient to park. On the other hand, getting around by transit can be at times challenging in Birchwood as a result of the low service level. Thankfully, property owners benefit from a few bus lines, and it is very convenient to find a nearby bus stop from most houses. Walking is not especially practical for home buyers in Birchwood because few common errands can be run without needing to resort to a vehicle.
Many dwellings are large apartment buildings, making it easy to find apartments in Birchwood, and the remainder are mainly single detached homes. This neighbourhood also has a good selection of unit sizes; houses range from lofts to four or more bedrooms. Around 70% of the population of this neighbourhood rent their home while owners make up the remainder. Roughly half of homes in this neighbourhood were constructed between 1960 and 1980, while most of the remaining buildings were constructed pre-1960.
Parents and their children will appreciate that wherever their property is located in this part of the city, both primary and secondary schools are nearby. In contrast, it can be challenging to reach daycares as a pedestrian. In terms of eating, it is very easy to access the nearest grocery store on foot in Birchwood. Furthermore, it is easy to walk to the closest coffee shop, and a small selection of restaurants can be found in this neighbourhood as well.