Crescentwood, Winnipeg, Manitoba Real Estate and Homes for Sale
Single detached homes are the predominant housing type, representing roughly half of dwellings in Crescentwood, while large apartment buildings and small apartment buildings are the main alternatives in the housing stock. Most housing in this part of Winnipeg was built pre-1960, during its main building boom. This area has a good choice of unit sizes, ranging from lofts to four or more bedrooms. Homeowners occupy around three quarters of the dwellings in Crescentwood and the rest are rented. Read more about Crescentwood real estate
This neighbourhood enables homeowners to move around using different modes of transportation. Many of the houses for sale in this area are located in places that are quite conducive to those who travel by foot; running common errands is easy, and a good number of businesses of different types can be found as well. Crescentwood has a good public transit system. More specifically, homeowners benefit from a few bus lines, and bus stops are not very far from most houses. The favoured method of transportation in Crescentwood is often driving. Parking is generally easy, and it is a short car ride to the closest highway from anywhere in Crescentwood.
A general and a specialty grocery store is always only a reasonably short walk away in Crescentwood. Moreover, this part of Winnipeg is a good place in which to go out to eat or go to a cafe. It is also a rather short distance to a decent selection of clothing stores. In terms of education, it is a very short walk to access daycares and schools from most houses for sale in Crescentwood.
Crescentwood is a fairly good neighbourhood to buy a home in for those who prefer a slower-paced environment. Parks are easy to access since there are a few of them nearby for residents to explore. This neighbourhood is reasonably quiet overall, as there isn't a lot of street noise or city clamour.