Chinook Park real estate guide & listings for sale
The character of Chinook Park is exemplified by its slower-paced atmosphere. This part of the city is very quiet, as there are generally low levels of noise from traffic. Finally, parks are very well-spread out and there are a few of them close by for residents to explore, which makes them very easy to get to.
Travelling by public transit is convenient in this neighbourhood. More precisely, homeowners are served by a few bus lines, and bus stops are usually nearby. It is at times challenging for people walking to move around in Chinook Park since few common errands can be run without needing to use a vehicle. This part of Calgary is not very amenable to biking since. Nevertheless, cyclists do not face serious elevation changes. However, the favoured means of transportation in this part of Calgary is often driving. It is very convenient to come across a place to park.
The sizeable percentage of single detached homes in the housing stock of Chinook Park is an important part of its character. About half of properties in this part of Calgary were constructed between 1960 and 1980, while the majority of the remaining buildings were constructed pre-1960. This part of the city is primarily composed of three bedroom and four or more bedroom homes. Homeowners occupy roughly 90% of the dwellings in the neighbourhood while the remainder are rented.
Parents and their children will welcome that wherever their house is located in this area, both primary and secondary schools are nearby. In contrast, families may consider it very hard to get to daycares as a pedestrian. In terms of eating, it is sometimes practical for home buyers in Chinook Park to shop for groceries by walking. Nevertheless, reaching the closest pharmacy and accordingly some staple foods is usually easy. This neighbourhood is a good place in which to go out to eat.