Crestview is a neighbourhood in Winnipeg, Manitoba.
Roughly 70% of the units in the neighbourhood are occupied by homeowners and the remainder are rented. Single detached homes are the most common housing type, representing about 55% of dwellings in this area, while small apartment buildings and townhouses are also present in the housing stock. This part of the city experienced its biggest construction boom in the 1960s and 1970s, so most of the available housing is from this time period. This area has a good choice of housing size options, ranging from lofts to four or more bedrooms.
The car is usually the favoured transportation option in this area. It is a short car ride to the nearest highway from any location in this part of Winnipeg, and parking is quite easy. On the other hand, the public transit service in Crestview is not very frequent. Nonetheless, the neighbourhood is served by a few bus lines, and bus stops are not very far away from most properties. Crestview is not very suitable for walking as running common errands is challenging.
Schools and daycares are convenient to reach on foot from anywhere in this part of the city. In terms of eating, a grocery store is ordinarily accessible within a rather short walk from any home in Crestview. There are also a few options for those who appreciate close by restaurants and cafes.
Home buyers who prefer a calm ambience will enjoy Crestview. This part of Winnipeg is very quiet, as the streets are very tranquil. Lastly, parks, such as Sturgeon Creek Parkway, are very well-situated and there are around 10 of them nearby for residents to unwind in, making it easy to access them from most locations in the neighbourhood.