Northwood, Thunder Bay, Ontario Real Estate and Homes for Sale
Homeowners occupy roughly 80% of the units in Northwood while the rest are rented. Single detached homes are the predominant housing type, representing roughly 70% of dwellings in this part of Thunder Bay, and the remaining homes are mainly small apartment buildings and townhouses. A majority of the housing growth in this neighbourhood took place in the 1960s and 1970s. This area is primarily composed of four or more bedroom and three bedroom homes. Read more about Northwood real estate
Driving is usually the best method of transportation in this neighbourhood. Parking is generally easy. On the other hand, travelling by transit can be difficult in this neighbourhood due to the infrequent service. Thankfully, homeowners benefit from a few bus lines, and bus stops are not very far away from most residences. Most houses for sale in this area are located in places that are not particularly convenient for walking since few common errands can be run without having to use a vehicle.
In Northwood, families will generally be able to access daycares and primary schools by walking. On the other hand, parents may consider it difficult for their children to access high schools on foot. Regarding food, it is often possible for property owners in Northwood to do their groceries by walking. A limited selection of restaurants and coffee shops can be found as well.
The noise levels in Northwood are very low, as the streets tend to be very tranquil.