Currie Barracks real estate guide & listings for sale
Currie Barracks is a very good neighbourhood to buy a house in for those who prefer a slower-paced ambience. It is easy to reach parks since there are a few of them close by for residents to discover. This neighbourhood is also very quiet, as there isn't a lot of street noise or city clamour.
The public transit system in Currie Barracks is quite accessible. There are around 10 bus lines, and most properties are very close to a bus stop. Even though there are a limited number of elevation changes for cyclists to brave, getting around by bicycle is difficult in Currie Barracks because. A majority of the homes for sale in this part of the city are located in areas that are not especially well-suited for walking as many daily needs are at times challenging to meet on foot. In contrast, the preferred method to get around in Currie Barracks is often driving. It is very convenient to find a place to park.
Many dwellings are small apartment buildings, making it easy to find apartments in Currie Barracks, but single detached homes and townhouses are also present in the housing stock. This neighbourhood experienced its biggest construction boom after the year 2000, so most of the available properties are from this time period. This neighbourhood has a good variety of housing size options, ranging from lofts to four or more bedrooms. The proportions of homeowners and renters are about even.
Families will welcome the proximity to both primary and secondary schools, which are within walking distance from all properties for sale in this part of Calgary. Besides public schools, there are private primary and high schools. In contrast, there are only a few daycares and accordingly they can be a long walk away. Concerning food, house buyers in Currie Barracks commonly have to turn to a vehicle to do groceries. Nonetheless, reaching the nearest pharmacy and accordingly some basic food items is usually convenient. A restaurant is commonly just around the corner, and a small variety of cafes is available as well.