Current River, Thunder Bay, Ontario Real Estate and Homes for Sale
In Current River, roughly two thirds of dwellings are single detached homes, while large apartment buildings and small apartment buildings are the main alternatives in the housing stock. The homes in this neighbourhood are quite old, since around 45% of its dwellings were constructed pre-1960, while many of the remaining buildings were constructed in the 1960s and the 1980s. This part of the city is primarily composed of three bedroom and two bedroom homes. Homeowners occupy roughly 70% of the dwellings in the neighbourhood and the rest are rented. Read more about Current River real estate
The best transportation option in this part of the city is very often driving. Many houses for sale are a rather short car ride from the closest highway, and accessing a place to park is easy. On the other hand, this part of the city is not very transit friendly. Thankfully, residents benefit from a few bus lines, and bus stops are not very far away from most homes. Many of the houses for sale in this neighbourhood are located in areas that are not very conducive to walking since very few common errands can be run on foot.
There are only a limited number of primary schools in this area and therefore they can be a rather long walk away. In addition, Current River does not have any high schools. Furthermore, there are only a limited number of daycares and thus they can be an extended walk away. Regarding eating, some property owners in Current River may be able to reach the closest supermarket on foot, while others will have to rely on another means of transportation. There are also a few opportunities for those who care about restaurants and cafes in close proximity.
Current River is quiet overall, as the streets are usually calm - however noise can be an issue closer to one of the railway lines.