Kildonan Drive real estate guide & listings for sale
Home buyers who prefer a relaxed environment will enjoy Kildonan Drive. This part of Winnipeg is quiet overall, as there are usually low levels of noise from traffic. Lastly, numerous locations in the neighbourhood have good access to green spaces, such as Fraser's Grove Park, since there are about 10 of them close by for residents to enjoy.
Driving is a great means of transportation in Kildonan Drive. It is a reasonably short car ride to the nearest highway from anywhere in this part of the city, and parking is easy. However, the public transit system in Kildonan Drive is somewhat poor. Thankfully, the neighbourhood is served by a few bus lines, and most properties are very close to a bus stop. It is sometimes challenging for pedestrians to move around in Kildonan Drive as very few daily errands can be run on foot.
Single detached homes are the predominant housing type, representing about two thirds of dwellings in Kildonan Drive, but large apartment buildings are also present in the housing stock. This part of Winnipeg also has a good choice of housing size options - properties range from lofts to four or more bedrooms. About two thirds of the population of this neighbourhood own their home and one third are renters. Most homes in this part of the city were constructed prior to the 1960s, during its largest building boom.
A grocery store is generally reachable within a rather short walk from any location in Kildonan Drive. There are also a limited number of choices for those who appreciate close by restaurants and cafes. In terms of education, in this neighbourhood, families will typically be able to access schools and daycares by walking.