Norwood West real estate guide & listings for sale
The character of Norwood West is exemplified by its slower-paced ambience. This area is quiet, as there are low levels of noise from traffic. Finally, public green spaces, like Lyndale Drive Park South, are especially well-distributed and there are a few of them nearby for residents to check out, which makes them very easy to reach from many locations within this part of the city.
Norwood West permits home buyers to get around by several alternative means of transportation. Thanks to a few nearby bus lines, the public transit system in Norwood West is quite practical. This part of the city is also very car friendly. It is a very short drive to the nearest highway from any home in this part of Winnipeg, and finding a place to park is easy. Norwood West is quite conducive to walking; many day-to-day needs can be met on foot.
A majority of the houses available in the housing market in Norwood West were constructed prior to the 1960s, when a large proportion of the housing growth took place. The substantial percentage of single detached homes in the housing stock of this area is an important part of its character. Homeowners occupy about three quarters of the dwellings in Norwood West while the rest are rented. This neighbourhood also has a good selection of unit sizes; it is quite easy to find houses ranging from lofts to four or more bedrooms.
Families will welcome that no matter where their house is located in Norwood West, both primary and secondary schools are nearby. Residents have the choice between public and private primary schools. On the other hand, it can be difficult to access daycares as a pedestrian. When it comes to eating, it is very often possible for house buyers in this area to buy groceries on foot. Moreover, those who like to eat in restaurants will have a fair number of opportunities.