The neighbourhood of Garden City is part of the city of Winnipeg, Manitoba.
Roughly three quarters of the properties in the neighbourhood are occupied by homeowners and renters occupy the remainder. The sizeable percentage of single detached homes in the housing stock of this area is an important part of its character. Most of the housing growth in this area happened in the 1960s and 1970s. This neighbourhood has a good variety of unit sizes, ranging from lofts to four or more bedrooms.
Garden City is especially car friendly. Accessing a parking spot is easy, and the majority of properties for sale are a short car ride from the closest highway. On the other hand, Garden City is not very transit friendly. Thankfully, the neighbourhood is connected by a few bus lines, and it is very easy to get to a nearby bus stop from most residences. Garden City is not particularly well-suited for walking because few common errands can be run on foot.
In Garden City, parents and their schoolchildren will typically be able to access schools and daycares on foot. Regarding food, it is usually practical for home buyers in this area to do grocery shopping by walking. Furthermore, those who like to dine in restaurants will have a fair number of options, and there are also a few cafes in Garden City. It is also convenient to get to a variety of clothing stores on foot.
Garden City offers a slower-paced environment and will appeal to home buyers who enjoy spending time in green spaces. This part of Winnipeg is reasonably quiet overall, as the streets are usually quite tranquil. Lastly, it is easy to access green spaces in the neighbourhood since there are approximately 10 of them nearby for residents to discover.