Rockwood real estate guide & listings for sale
People who prefer a relaxed environment will enjoy Rockwood. It is very easy to access parks since there are a few of them nearby for residents to explore. Most areas in this part of Winnipeg are quiet, as there are low levels of noise from traffic.
Rockwood will attract house buyers that appreciate several modes of transportation. Commuting by public transit is easy in this part of the city. More specifically, residents have access to a few bus lines, and bus stops are typically nearby. The preferred method to get around in this neighbourhood is often a car. Parking is generally easy, and most properties for sale are a rather short car ride from the nearest highway. Physically active house buyers will value the walk-friendly character of Rockwood; many daily errands can be run without the use of a car.
Single detached homes are the main housing type, representing many dwellings in Rockwood, whereas the remainder are mainly large apartment buildings. This part of the city is primarily composed of two bedroom and one bedroom homes. The proportions of homeowners and renters are about even. A majority of the housing growth in this neighbourhood took place prior to the 1960s.
Schools and daycares are convenient to access on foot from most properties for sale in this part of Winnipeg. With respect to eating, property owners in this area will welcome that a grocery store is always only a very short walk away. Moreover, Rockwood is a good place in which to go out to eat, and residents are served by a few cafes as well. It is also a rather short distance to a reasonable variety of clothing stores.