Downtown East Village real estate guide & listings for sale
Downtown East Village is a "jack-of-all-trades" when it comes to the ambience of this area. There are numerous dynamic parts in this area to visit. The streets are often busy with people, a vast selection of entertainment venues can be found nearby, and with the bars in nearby neighbourhoods, it is very easy to find a place to grab a drink as they are generally located around the corner. The noise levels in Downtown East Village are low, as the streets tend to be tranquil. Accessing public green spaces is very easy from a large number of locations within the neighbourhood since there are a few of them nearby for residents to discover.
Downtown East Village allows home buyers to travel by different modes of transportation. Most houses for sale in this part of the city are located in places that are quite convenient for walking; all day-to-day needs can be carried out on foot, and many businesses are reasonably close by. Although cyclists do not face significant elevation changes, this area is not very conducive to cycling because. Owing to a few nearby bus lines, this area is a very convenient part of Calgary for moving around by public transit. This part of the city is also car friendly. It is a rather short car ride to the nearest highway from any home in Downtown East Village, and it is easy to park.
Around three quarters of the population of this neighbourhood rent their home whereas owners make up the remainder. The sizeable percentage of large apartment buildings in the housing stock of this part of Calgary is an important part of its character. The homes in this area are quite new, since roughly 45% of its dwellings were constructed in the 1960s and 1970s, while many of the remaining buildings were constructed in the 2000s. This neighbourhood offers mainly two bedroom and one bedroom homes.
It is very often possible for home buyers in this part of the city to shop for general and specialty groceries by walking. Moreover, owing to a few restaurants and a few cafes, this part of Calgary is a very good area in which to go out to eat. It is also convenient to access a variety of clothing stores on foot. With respect to education, families will value the proximity to daycares and schools, which are within walking distance from the majority of properties for sale in this area.