Canmore real estate guide & listings for sale
Canmore is fairly good for those who prefer quiet surroundings, as there isn't a lot of street noise or city clamour - although that is not the case around the railway line.
The preferred method to get around in this town is very often a car. It is especially convenient to find a parking spot, and nearby highways are quite easy to drive to from any home in Canmore. Canmore is not very well-suited for walking as very few common errands can be run without having to use a vehicle.
Roughly one third of properties in Canmore were constructed in the 1990s, while many of the remaining buildings were constructed in the 1960s and the 1980s. Single detached homes are the most common housing type, representing around 45% of dwellings in this town, and the remaining properties are mainly small apartment buildings and townhouses. Homeowners occupy roughly 70% of the units in Canmore and the remainder are rented. This town offers mainly two bedroom and three bedroom homes.
Families may find it challenging to reach high schools and primary schools on foot. Likewise, daycares are not plentiful and therefore tend to require a very long walk to get to. With respect to eating, reaching one of around 10 supermarkets on foot is practical for some, but not all, house buyers in Canmore. Residents benefit from over 50 restaurants and cafes as well.