The neighbourhood of Jameswood is situated within the city of Winnipeg, Manitoba.
In Jameswood, almost all buildings are single detached homes, while the rest are mainly townhouses. This neighbourhood also has quite a good choice of housing sizes - this neighbourhood is especially good for those looking for three bedroom homes. Around 80% of the units in the neighbourhood are occupied by homeowners whereas the rest are rented. This area experienced its most significant construction boom pre-1960, so most of the available housing is from this time period.
This part of Winnipeg is very car friendly. It is very convenient to park, and nearby highways are easy to access from anywhere in this area. However, Jameswood is not an especially pleasant part of Winnipeg for getting around by public transit. Nonetheless, house owners are served by a few bus lines, and the closest bus stop is generally very close. Walking is not very convenient for house buyers in this area because meeting daily needs is challenging on foot.
Families will find that wherever their property is located in Jameswood, both primary and secondary schools are close by. In contrast, it can be difficult to get to daycares as a pedestrian. Regarding eating, property owners in Jameswood generally have to turn to a car to travel to the closest supermarket. Nonetheless, reaching the nearest pharmacy and therefore some staple foods is typically easy. There are also a limited number of choices for those who value restaurants and cafes in close proximity.
There is a wide selection of green spaces in Jameswood. Parks, such as Silver Heights Site, are especially well-spread out and there are a few of them close by for residents to visit, making them easy to reach. Lastly, as there are very few people out and about on the streets, this part of Winnipeg is relatively serene.