Living on South Drive in East Fort Garry, Winnipeg

It is an area we are often asked to assist on.  However, so few properties rarely come for sale along this stretch, and when they do - they are snapped up quickly!

Welcome to South Drive, where the dreams of homeownership align with the serene beauty of nature and a tight-knit community vibe all while meandering along the curves of the Red River. Here, each house tells a story, and no two are alike.  This is a street with promise of new beginnings while combining prestige and history. There are many memories yet to be made. South Drive isn't just about the homes for sale; it's about discovering a lifestyle that cherishes every sunrise, values neighbors as friends, and finds harmony in the balance of city convenience and natural beauty. If you're seeking a house that feels like home in a community that feels like family, your search begins here.


Real Estate Market Overview

Navigating the South Drive real estate options are like uncovering hidden gems. The market boasts a diverse array of houses, from charming vintage bungalows to modern architectural marvels, all reflecting the eclectic spirit of the community. However, the options come up quite seldom here - oftentimes properties are sold off market. With prices that range from above-average for Winnipeg all the way up to luxury price points. Riverfront lots always tend to sell for more.  There are opportunities that cater to a spectrum of aspirations and lifestyles here. Notable trends along South Drive include a growing demand for sustainable living features and spaces that blend indoor and outdoor living seamlessly. The variety available ensures that whether you're a first-time buyer or looking to upgrade, there's a match for you on South Drive.


Buying a House on South Drive

Purchasing a house on South Drive is more than a transaction; it's a journey to finding your place within a vibrant community. Start by envisioning your ideal lifestyle: Do you dream of backyard barbecues, or is a quiet, cozy reading nook more your style? Understanding the essence of what makes a house a home for you will guide your search. Partner with a realtor who not only knows South Drive but loves it – someone who can provide insider insights into the nuances of the neighbourhood. Embrace the process, and remember, the right house on South Drive is not just about the walls that enclose it but the life that unfolds within them.  Truly. 

Logan and I have looked at a few properties for ourselves up and down South Drive over the years before we settled into what we now deem to be our forever home.  What we found for properties under $1 million were homes that had some challenges.  Perhaps not so straightforward renovations, ones in which structural engineers would need to be called upon.  Ultimately, many of the homes we toured in hopes of renovating were later demolished and new houses erected in their place.  And we get it, the lots are spectacular - most of the time.  The other challenge can be riverbank erosion.  There are several houses along South Drive with the most spectacular and deep backyards.  However, there are some that have seen their yards shrink due to riverbank errosion.

In our opinion, living on the river will always be worth the maintenance expenses that we must pay for riverbank stabilization.  However, we also realize it may not be for all - and that's okay.  There are always non-river options, too.

Neighbourhood Highlights

South Drive is a mosaic of scenic beauty, community spirit, and unparalleled convenience. Imagine living where the morning jog takes you along riverfront trails, where schools are more than institutions but pillars of the community, and where local shops and eateries are just minutes from the area. South Drive’s proximity to some of Winnipeg’s most esteemed schools, lush parks like Crescent Drive Park, and pathways make it a top contender for anyone looking to buy a house. It’s a community where life’s necessities meet the pleasures of living.


In Closing...

Ready to turn the page to the next chapter of your life in South Drive? Whether you’re dreaming of a home that whispers tranquility or one that screams adventure, let’s discover it together. Contact us today to explore houses for sale in South Drive and find the home that not just meets, but exceeds your expectations. Your journey to home starts here.  Reach out to us at

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Jennifer Queen

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