The neighbourhood of Varsity View is situated within the city of Winnipeg, Manitoba.
Single detached homes are the predominant housing type, representing most dwellings in Varsity View, and the remaining properties are mainly small apartment buildings. Roughly half of homes in this part of the city were built between 1960 and 1980, while many of the remaining buildings were constructed pre-1960 and in the 1980s. This area has a good choice of housing size options, ranging from lofts to four or more bedrooms. Homeowners occupy around three quarters of the dwellings in Varsity View whereas the remainder are rented.
The preferred approach to move around in Varsity View is very often driving. It is very convenient to access a parking spot, and many real estate listings are a very short drive from the nearest highway. On the other hand, the public transit system in this part of the city is fairly poor. Thankfully, the neighbourhood is connected by a few bus lines, and the closest bus stop is typically very close. It is inconvenient for pedestrians to navigate Varsity View as very few common errands can be run without the use of a vehicle.
Parents and their kids will value the proximity to daycares and primary schools, which are within walking distance from the majority of houses for sale in Varsity View. However, Varsity View does not contain any high schools. When it comes to eating, it is very easy to get to the nearest grocery store on foot in this part of Winnipeg. Likewise, it is convenient to reach the closest coffee shop on foot, and there are also about 10 restaurants in Varsity View.
There are a lot of green spaces to enjoy in Varsity View. It is very easy to access public green spaces in the neighbourhood since there are a few of them close by for residents to unwind in. It is relatively quiet in this part of the city, as there are very few people out and about on the streets.