St. Norbert real estate guide & listings for sale
The character of St. Norbert is exemplified by its slower-paced ambience. This part of Winnipeg is quiet overall, as there isn't a lot of street noise or city clamour - although that is not the case around the railway line. Finally, there are a few green spaces close by for residents to check out, like St. Norbert Community Center and Pollock Island, and they are very well-spread out, which makes them easy to reach.
The preferred approach to move around in St. Norbert is usually driving. It is especially convenient to find a parking spot, and the majority of houses for sale are a very short car ride from the closest highway. However, getting around by transit can be difficult in St. Norbert as a result of the service's low frequency. Thankfully, there are a few bus lines traversing the neighbourhood, and bus stops are not very far from most residences. It is difficult for pedestrians to move around in St. Norbert because running common errands is inconvenient by walking.
In St. Norbert, about two thirds of dwellings are single detached homes, while the rest are mainly large apartment buildings and small apartment buildings. This area is primarily composed of four or more bedroom and three bedroom homes. Around 85% of the units in the neighbourhood are occupied by homeowners whereas the rest are rented. Around half of properties in this part of Winnipeg were built in the 1960s and 1970s, while many of the remaining buildings were constructed pre-1960 and in the 1980s.
It is a rather short walk to reach daycares and schools from most properties for sale in this part of Winnipeg. Apart from public schools, there are private primary and high schools. Regarding eating, it is convenient to get to the closest supermarket by walking in this neighbourhood. There are also a limited number of choices for those who care about restaurants and cafes within walking distance.