Algoma, Thunder Bay, Ontario Real Estate and Homes for Sale
In Algoma, around 55% of dwellings are single detached homes, and the rest are mainly small apartment buildings and duplexes. This neighbourhood has a good variety of housing size options, ranging from lofts to four or more bedrooms. About 60% of the population of this neighbourhood own their home and 40% are renters. Most homes in this area were built before the 1960s, during its largest construction boom. Read more about Algoma real estate
Algoma is a very good part of Thunder Bay for travelling by car. Accessing a parking spot is easy. On the other hand, the public transit service in Algoma is not very frequent. Thankfully, the neighbourhood is linked by a few bus lines, and the closest bus stop is typically just around the corner. Many of the houses for sale in this area are located in places that are not particularly suitable for those who travel by foot because few common errands can be run without needing to resort to a vehicle.
It is often an option for property owners in this part of Thunder Bay to buy groceries by walking. A limited variety of restaurants and cafes can be found as well. Regarding education, schools and daycares are convenient to walk to from any location in Algoma.
Most areas in Algoma are quiet, as there are usually low levels of noise from traffic - however some parts can be quite noisy, especially closer to one of the railway lines.