Chaparral real estate guide & listings for sale
The character of Chaparral is exemplified by its calm ambience. This neighbourhood is quiet, as there isn't a lot of street noise or city clamour. Finally, there are approximately 10 parks nearby for residents to visit and they are very well-situated, which makes it easy to reach them from the majority of locations within Chaparral.
The preferred means of transportation in Chaparral is very often a car. It is especially convenient to park, and most homes for sale are a short drive from the nearest highway. However, the public transit service in Chaparral is fairly poor. Nevertheless, the neighbourhood is served by a few bus lines, and bus stops are not very far away from most properties. It is challenging for pedestrians to navigate this area because meeting daily needs is inconvenient on foot. Chaparral is also not very suited for bicycling as. Thankfully, there are a limited number of elevation changes to challenge cyclists.
The sizeable proportion of single detached homes in the housing stock of Chaparral is an important part of its character. Most homes in this neighbourhood were built following the year 2000, during its main construction boom. This part of the city is primarily composed of three bedroom and four or more bedroom homes. Homeowners occupy nearly 95% of the dwellings in Chaparral and 5% are occupied by renters.
It is rarely practical for home buyers in Chaparral to buy their groceries by walking. Nevertheless, getting to the nearest pharmacy and accordingly some basic food items is typically easy. A small number of restaurants and coffee shops can be found as well. Concerning education, families will appreciate the proximity to primary schools, which are within walking distance from the majority of properties for sale in Chaparral. In contrast, there are no high schools in this part of Calgary.