Downtown East Village real estate guide & listings for sale
Downtown East Village has a character that caters to a fairly diverse group of people. Most areas in Downtown East Village are reasonably quiet, as there are low levels of noise from traffic. Parks are very easy to access since there are a few of them nearby for residents to visit. Lastly, there are numerous things to do in this part of the city to enjoy. There are many people around most of the time, there is a great variety of entertainment venues, and with the nightlife venues in nearby neighbourhoods, it is very easy to find a place to grab a drink because they are generally located very close by.
This neighbourhood enables homeowners to move around using several alternative means of transportation. The public transit system in this part of Calgary is very good due to a few nearby bus lines. Travelling on foot is also quite convenient for residents in Downtown East Village; carrying out daily needs is easy by walking, and plenty of businesses are close by. Even though there are few slopes to confront bike riders, the bike is a rather poor means of transportation in Downtown East Village as.
In Downtown East Village, the overwhelming majority of dwellings are large apartment buildings, but small apartment buildings are also present in the housing stock. There is a higher proportion of one bedroom homes in this neighbourhood. About three quarters of the units in the neighbourhood are occupied by renters while the remainder are occupied by owners. Around 45% of properties in this part of the city were constructed between 1960 and 1980, while most of the remaining buildings were constructed in the 2000s.
Parents and their children will value that wherever their property is situated in Downtown East Village, schools and daycares are close by. As far as food is concerned, property owners in this part of Calgary will be pleased to learn that a general and a specialty grocery store is always only a very short walk away. In addition, those who appreciate eating out won't have to go far in Downtown East Village, where a few restaurants and a few coffee shops can be found. It is also convenient to access a variety of clothing stores on foot.