Banff Trail real estate guide & listings for sale
Banff Trail offers a slower-paced environment and will appeal to those who enjoy spending time outdoors. It is very easy to get to parks since there are a few of them close by for residents to relax in. This part of the city is also very good for those who prefer quiet areas, as there are usually low levels of noise from traffic.
Banff Trail will draw house buyers that appreciate various modes of transportation. This neighbourhood is a fairly pleasant part of Calgary for travelling by public transit. The nearest rapid transit station, including Banff Trail Station and University Station with access to the Red Line, is commonly a short walk away from the greater part of properties in the neighbourhood. The neighbourhood is served by a few bus lines, and the closest bus stop is usually just around the corner. Physically active home buyers will also be pleased with the reasonably pedestrian-friendly nature of this part of Calgary; running common errands is convenient on foot. Cycling is challenging in Banff Trail because. Nevertheless, the area is flat.
Banff Trail experienced its largest building boom pre-1960, so most of the available housing is from this time period. In this neighbourhood, around 40% of dwellings are single detached homes, while small apartment buildings, duplexes, and townhouses are the main alternatives in the housing stock. Renters occupy about 55% of the properties in Banff Trail whereas the rest are occupied by owners. This part of the city is primarily composed of three bedroom and four or more bedroom homes.
In this part of Calgary, families will usually be able to reach both primary and secondary schools on foot. In contrast, parents may find it challenging for their children to access daycares as a pedestrian. In terms of food, property owners in Banff Trail will appreciate that a grocery store is always only a rather short walk away. In addition, those who like to eat in restaurants will have a good number of choices, and a limited selection of cafes can be found as well. It is also convenient to access a number of clothing stores on foot.