Douglasdale-Glen real estate guide & listings for sale
Home buyers who prefer a slower-paced ambience will enjoy Douglasdale-Glen. This area is reasonably quiet overall, as there are generally low levels of noise from traffic. Finally, there are around 30 public green spaces close by for residents to unwind in and they are very well-spread out, making it very easy to access them.
Cars are a great transportation option in Douglasdale-Glen. It is very easy to park, and many houses for sale are a short car ride from the closest highway. However, public transit users may experience few choices in this part of Calgary due to the low service level. Thankfully, the neighbourhood is connected by approximately 10 bus lines, and bus stops are typically nearby. Even though cyclists do not face serious hills, this part of Calgary is not very cycling-friendly because. It is also impractical for people travelling on foot to navigate Douglasdale-Glen since carrying out daily needs is challenging.
The large proportion of single detached homes in the housing stock of Douglasdale-Glen is an important part of its character. This neighbourhood offers mainly four or more bedroom and three bedroom homes. Nearly 90% of the dwellings in the neighbourhood are occupied by homeowners and renters occupy the remainder. This area experienced its largest construction boom in the 1990s, so most of the available homes are from this era.
There are only a limited number of primary schools in Douglasdale-Glen and accordingly they can be a long walk away. Likewise, this part of Calgary does not have any high schools. Furthermore, there are only a limited number of daycares and accordingly they can be a long walk away. With respect to eating, some, but not all, home buyers in Douglasdale-Glen will live within walking distance of the closest supermarket. There are also a few choices for those who value nearby restaurants and cafes.