Rockwood real estate guide & listings for sale
The character of Rockwood is exemplified by its calm ambience. There are a few parks close by for residents to check out and they are especially well-situated, making them very easy to reach. This part of Winnipeg is quiet overall, as there are low levels of noise from traffic.
No matter the mode of transportation, it is quite straightforward to travel in this neighbourhood. Most houses for sale in this part of the city are located in areas that are reasonably well-suited for walking; many common errands can be run on foot. Rockwood is quite transit friendly. In particular, the neighbourhood is connected by a few bus lines, and bus stops are generally nearby. Cars are also a fairly good medium of transportation in Rockwood. It is easy to come across a parking spot, and it is a rather short drive to the closest highway from anywhere in this part of Winnipeg.
In Rockwood, many buildings are single detached homes, while the remainder are mainly large apartment buildings. This area experienced its largest construction boom before the 1960s, so most of the available properties are from this time period. This area is primarily composed of two bedroom and one bedroom homes. The split between renters and homeowners is about even.
It is very easy to reach the nearest grocery store on foot from anywhere in Rockwood. Likewise, Rockwood is a fairly good place in which to go out to eat, and residents can enjoy a few cafes as well. It is also convenient to access a number of clothing stores on foot. In terms of education, daycares and schools are easy to reach on foot from any location in Rockwood.