Downtown real estate guide & listings for sale
Downtown is quiet overall, as there isn't a lot of street noise or city clamour.
The car is usually the preferred approach to move around in this part of Airdrie. Many houses for sale are a rather short drive from the closest highway, and parking is easy. Despite the fact that cyclists do not encounter serious hills, Downtown is not very bicycling-friendly because. Downtown is also not particularly suitable for those who travel by foot because many day-to-day needs are at times challenging to meet by walking.
The predominance of small apartment buildings in the housing stock of Downtown is an important part of its character. Notably, this area is good for those looking for two bedroom homes. The split between renters and homeowners is about even. The buildings in this part of the city are very modern, since roughly 70% of its dwellings were constructed after the year 2000, while many of the remaining buildings were built in the 1960s and the 1990s.
Home buyers in this neighbourhood will welcome that a grocery store is always only a very short walk away. Moreover, it is easy to reach the closest cafe on foot, and a small selection of restaurants can be found in this neighbourhood as well. With respect to education, parents and their children will welcome that wherever their home is situated in Downtown, daycares and schools are nearby.