Crescent Heights real estate guide & listings for sale
Crescent Heights is a fairly good neighbourhood to buy a home in for those who prefer a slower-paced ambience. It is very easy to reach green spaces since there are a few of them nearby for residents to discover. The noise levels in this part of the city are also low, as the streets are usually peaceful.
No matter the medium of transportation, it is reasonably straightforward to get around in this neighbourhood. Travelling on foot is quite practical for residents in Crescent Heights; running daily errands is easy, and plenty of businesses are close by. Although there are not many hills to challenge bicycle riders, it is challenging to move around by bike in this part of the city as. Crescent Heights is transit friendly owing to around 20 nearby bus lines. Driving is also a reasonably good medium of transportation in Crescent Heights. Most properties for sale are a short car ride from the nearest highway, and parking is quite easy.
Small apartment buildings are the most common housing type, representing most dwellings in Crescent Heights, but single detached homes are also present in the housing stock. Roughly 40% of properties in this area were built between 1960 and 1980, while many of the remaining buildings were constructed pre-1960 and in the 1980s. This part of the city is primarily composed of one bedroom and two bedroom homes. Roughly 60% of the population of this neighbourhood rent their home and 40% are owners.
Families will appreciate the short distance from daycares and schools, which are within walking distance from the majority of properties for sale in this neighbourhood. At the secondary level, there are both public and private schools. Concerning eating, it is very easy to access both a general and a specialty grocery store by walking from anywhere in this part of Calgary. Moreover, thanks to 50-odd restaurants and cafes in Crescent Heights, there is generally a place to get some food or drink just around the corner, for example along Centre Street. It is also a reasonably short distance to a good selection of clothing stores.