UDistrict real estate guide & listings for sale
UDistrict offers a relaxed environment and will appeal to home buyers who enjoy spending time outdoors. This part of the city is fairly good for those who need a quiet atmosphere, as the streets are reasonably calm - however some areas can be quite noisy, especially around Trans-Canada Highway. Finally, public green spaces are easy to get to since there are a few of them close by for residents to check out.
The best approach to navigate UDistrict is usually driving. Nearby highways, such as Trans-Canada Highway, are very easy to access from any location in this part of the city, and it is very convenient to park. On the other hand, the public transit service in UDistrict is not very frequent. Nevertheless, homeowners are served by a few bus lines, and bus stops are not very far-removed from most residences. UDistrict is not very conducive to walking as few common errands can be run on foot.
UDistrict did not experience a single construction boom; the construction of new dwellings in UDistrict was spread throughout several decades in recent history. Small apartment buildings are the main housing type, representing about 30% of dwellings in this neighbourhood, while duplexes, single detached homes, and townhouses are also present in the housing stock. Homeowners occupy around 70% of the dwellings in UDistrict whereas the rest are rented. This neighbourhood also has a selection of unit sizes - although this part of the city is especially good for those looking for two bedroom homes.
Families will value that no matter where their house is situated in this area, primary schools are close by. In contrast, UDistrict does not contain any high schools. With respect to eating, property owners in UDistrict commonly have to rely on a car to buy their groceries. Nevertheless, reaching the nearest pharmacy and consequently some staple foods is generally easy. There are also a limited number of choices for those who appreciate restaurants and cafes in close proximity.