University-SIAST real estate guide & listings for sale
Home buyers who prefer a calm ambience will enjoy University/SIAST. There are a few public green spaces close by for residents to visit, resulting in them being very easy to get to from the majority of locations in the neighbourhood. This part of Regina is quiet overall, as there isn't a lot of street noise or city clamour.
The preferred method of transportation in this part of the city is very often driving. It is very easy to park, and the majority of houses for sale are a short car ride from the closest highway. In contrast, the public transit service in this area is rather poor. Thankfully, the neighbourhood is linked by a few bus lines, and it is convenient to get to a nearby bus stop from most homes. It is challenging for pedestrians to navigate University/SIAST because running common errands is impractical by walking.
Roughly 40% of properties in University/SIAST were constructed between 1980 and 1990, while most of the remaining buildings were built in the 1960s and the 1990s. The predominance of small apartment buildings in the housing stock of this neighbourhood is an important part of its character. The split between renters and homeowners is about even. This part of the city is primarily composed of one bedroom and two bedroom homes.
A fraction of residents in University/SIAST may have the option to buy groceries on foot, while others will have to rely on a vehicle. There are also a few opportunities for those who appreciate restaurants and cafes in close proximity. In terms of education, this part of the city does not have any high schools or primary schools. Likewise, parents and their schoolchildren may find it challenging to get to daycares as a pedestrian.