Douglasdale-Glen real estate guide & listings for sale
Home buyers who prefer a calm environment will enjoy Douglasdale/Glen. There are around 30 green spaces nearby for residents to explore, making it very easy to reach them. This part of the city is also good for those who prefer a quiet atmosphere, as there are usually low levels of noise from traffic.
Driving is usually the best method of transportation in Douglasdale/Glen. It is very easy to find a parking spot, and most houses for sale are a short car ride from the closest highway. However, commuting by public transit is difficult in this part of Calgary. Nevertheless, property owners benefit from around 10 bus lines, and most houses are very close to a bus stop. This neighbourhood is not very conducive to walking because very few common errands can be run without the use of a vehicle. Douglasdale/Glen is also not very conducive to cycling because. Nevertheless, it is a flat ride to most locations.
The housing stock of Douglasdale/Glen is composed predominantly of single detached homes and row houses. This part of Calgary experienced its most significant construction boom between 1990 and 2000, so most of the available homes are from this time period. This area offers mainly four or more bedroom and three bedroom homes. Roughly 90% of the properties in the neighbourhood are occupied by homeowners whereas the rest are rented.
Families may consider it difficult for their children to access high schools and primary schools as pedestrians. Additionally, there are only a limited number of daycares and accordingly they can be an extended walk away. When it comes to eating, a fraction of residents in Douglasdale/Glen may be able to purchase their groceries on foot, while others will have to rely on another means of transportation. Residents can enjoy about 10 restaurants and coffee shops as well.