was once an industrial district in the middle of Montreal. It was not exactly
known as a nice place to live in. But after 10 years of significant changes,
the face of Griffintown is changing. The district is quickly becoming the trendiest
neighbourhood in Montreal. Many buyers are finding condo living to be an attractive choice.
So, what are some things about the neighbourhood that makes it so attractive?
1. Griffintown is growing … fast.
recent years, Griffintown has seen an explosion of development. From
restaurants to residential properties, the district is rapidly growing and
diversifying. For locals, this means more things to do as well as more money
pouring into the local economy. Particular focus has been given to residential
development, the demand for which has been met with significant new supply.
2. It is perfect for exploring and
is no secret that greater Montreal is a hotbed of culture and history. But
Griffintown is also gaining a reputation for its cuisine, history, culture, arts,
and more. From the Old Port to new restaurants cropping up along Notre-Dame
Street West, the neighbourhood has a wide array of cultural attractions to
sample. There are also rooftop pools, art galleries, outdoor sporting
opportunities, and concerts.
3. It’s a modern city in every sense
of the word.
no doubt that Griffintown is the product of the 21st century. For one thing, it
has a range of transports options, both public and private. Travellers can
catch a ride on the metro and get almost anywhere in the city. There are also
buses, trains, and other modes of transport. But those are not the only reasons
the district holds up firmly as a city of the modern era. It is also a central
hub for AirBnB locations. The neighbourhood may only have one hotel, but
travellers will find no shortage of room options when they come to visit.
4. It’s easily accessible from other
parts of the local area.
is a distinct reason why Griffintown is so popular with millennials working in
professional industries. It is situated firmly adjacent to the business
district as well as Old Montreal. Although there are numerous ways to get to
downtown on foot (it is within easy walking distance), there are also bus and
metro lines available. All of these options serve to make Griffintown
accessible from multiple parts of Greater Montreal.
5. There are tons of options for
One thing is certain: There is no shortage of
places to live in Griffintown. From houses to apartments to condos, residents
have the freedom to choose what kind of house they want. With the constant
development in the area, those options are only expanding. This also means that
housing is within easy distance of work areas, as well as places for shopping,
athletics, culture, and more. Different housing options also mean opportunities
for everyone regardless of their housing budget. Choices like these make
Griffintown a perfect place to settle in.