Portage-Ellice real estate guide & listings for sale
Portage-Ellice offers a variety of experiences for home buyers who enjoy a vibrant atmosphere and spending time outdoors. There are many things to do in this part of Winnipeg to visit. The streets are usually busy with people, numerous entertainment venues can be found nearby, and with the bars in nearby neighbourhoods, it is very easy to find a place to grab a drink as they are generally located very close by. Parks are especially well-located and there are a few of them close by for residents to enjoy, which makes it easy to get to them.
Portage-Ellice presents homeowners with the choice between a diversity of methods of transportation. Thanks to about 40 nearby bus lines, this part of the city has a great public transit infrastructure. Driving is also a reasonably good means of transportation in Portage-Ellice. The majority of properties for sale are a very short car ride from the nearest highway. Portage-Ellice will attract active people because it is especially convenient for walking; most daily errands can be run on foot, and numerous businesses are nearby.
The sizeable proportion of large apartment buildings in the housing stock of Portage-Ellice is an important part of its character. About one third of homes in this neighbourhood were built between 1980 and 1990, while many of the remaining buildings were built pre-1960 and in the 1960s. Although this part of Winnipeg is notable for those looking for one bedroom homes. Roughly 95% of the units in the neighbourhood are occupied by renters whereas the rest are occupied by owners.
It is very often possible for home buyers in Portage-Ellice to buy general and specialty groceries on foot. Additionally, there are around 20 restaurants and a few cafes to experience in Portage-Ellice. An excellent choice of clothing stores can also be found within a very short walking distance. In terms of education, in this part of Winnipeg, parents and their kids will almost always be able to get to daycares and schools on foot.