West Alexander real estate guide & listings for sale
The character of West Alexander is exemplified by its calm ambience. Green spaces are very easy to get to since there are a few of them nearby for residents to relax in. Most areas in this neighbourhood are reasonably quiet, as the streets are usually quite tranquil.
This part of the city permits property owners to get around by a variety of modes of transportation. Most houses for sale in this neighbourhood are located in places that are very convenient for walking; running common errands is easy, and a good number of businesses of different types can be found as well. With approximately 10 nearby bus lines, the public transit system in West Alexander is fairly good. Cars are also a very good mode of transportation in this area. Nearby highways are especially easy to drive to from anywhere in this part of the city, and it is convenient to park.
In West Alexander, roughly one third of buildings are large apartment buildings, while small apartment buildings and single detached homes make up most of the remaining housing stock. Most of the housing growth in this area occurred pre-1960. This part of the city is primarily composed of two bedroom and one bedroom homes. Around two thirds of the population of this neighbourhood rent their home whereas owners make up the remainder.
It is very often an option for house buyers in West Alexander to purchase general and specialty groceries by walking. Likewise, those who like to dine in restaurants or cafes will have a fair number of opportunities in this part of the city. It is also convenient to access a variety of clothing stores on foot. As far as education is concerned, parents and their children will value the proximity to schools and daycares, which are within walking distance from vast majority homes for sale in this part of Winnipeg. At the secondary level, there are both public and private schools.