Spence real estate guide & listings for sale
Spence is a great neighbourhood for those who enjoy both indoor and outdoor activities. In general, it is easy to find lively places in this area. Although this part of the city is not known for its nightlife, there are often many people around, not to mention that there is a vast selection of entertainment venues. It is easy to access public green spaces from the majority of locations in the neighbourhood since there are a few of them nearby for residents to enjoy.
Regardless of the medium of transportation, it is very straightforward to move around in Spence. The public transit network in this part of Winnipeg is very good as a result of about 20 nearby bus lines. Spence is also quite car friendly. The majority of houses for sale are a very short drive from the closest highway. Most homes for sale in this part of the city are located in areas that are especially conducive to those who travel by foot; running daily errands is convenient by walking, and a good number of businesses of different types can be found as well.
In Spence, roughly 55% of buildings are small apartment buildings, whereas the remainder are mainly large apartment buildings and single detached homes. This area is primarily composed of two bedroom and one bedroom homes. Around 80% of the population of this neighbourhood rent their home while the rest are owners. This neighbourhood experienced its largest construction boom prior to the 1960s, so most of the available properties are from this era.
Parents and their children will appreciate that no matter where their property is situated in Spence, daycares and schools are close by. With regards to eating, both general and specialty grocery stores are usually accessible within a short walk from any location in Spence. Furthermore, those who enjoy dining out won't have to walk far in this area, where approximately 20 restaurants and a few cafes can be found. It is also very easy to reach a selection of clothing stores on foot.