The neighbourhood of King Edward is located within the city of Winnipeg, Manitoba.
King Edward experienced its biggest building boom pre-1960, so most of the available homes are from this era. The predominance of single detached homes in the housing stock of this neighbourhood is an important part of its character. Homeowners occupy about three quarters of the dwellings in King Edward and the rest are rented. This area offers mainly three bedroom and two bedroom homes.
This part of Winnipeg will draw physically active home buyers as it is well-suited for walking; running common errands is convenient. Commuting by car is very easy in this part of the city. It is a short car ride to the closest highway from any home in this neighbourhood, and it is convenient to park. However, the public transit service in this area is not particularly frequent. Nevertheless, there are a few bus lines crossing the neighbourhood, and bus stops are not very far from most homes.
It is straightforward to get to the nearest supermarket on foot in this part of the city. In addition, King Edward is a good place in which to go out to eat or go to a cafe. It is also convenient to access a selection of clothing stores on foot. Regarding education, parents and their kids will value that wherever their home is situated in King Edward, daycares and schools are close by.
King Edward offers a good selection of green spaces to enjoy, as well as some areas with a vibrant ambience. Green spaces, like St. James Memorial Sports Park, are especially well-located and there are a few of them nearby for residents to explore, making it easy to get to them. This part of the city is relatively quiet, as there are few people out and about on the streets; however.