East End, Thunder Bay, Ontario Real Estate and Homes for Sale
The large proportion of single detached homes in the housing stock of East End is an important part of its character. This area experienced its most significant construction boom pre-1960, so most of the available housing is from this era. This part of Thunder Bay offers mainly two bedroom and three bedroom homes. About 60% of the population of this neighbourhood own their home and 40% are renters. Read more about East End real estate
The best method to navigate East End is often a car. It is very convenient to access a parking spot. However, residents using public transit may have limited choices in East End due to the low service level. Nevertheless, homeowners benefit from a few bus lines, and the closest bus stop is typically just around the corner. Most houses for sale in this neighbourhood are located in areas that are not very well-suited for walking since few daily errands can be run without the use of a vehicle.
It is a reasonably short walk to get to primary schools and daycares from most homes for sale in East End. In contrast, there are no high schools in this area. Concerning food, it is rarely practical for home buyers in East End to access the closest supermarket by walking. Moreover, it is a reasonably short distance to a decent choice of clothing stores.
East End is good for those who prefer quiet surroundings, as there tend to be low levels of noise from traffic - although there are still several louder sections, especially around the railway line.