Hawkwood real estate guide & listings for sale
The character of Hawkwood is exemplified by its slower-paced atmosphere. This neighbourhood is very quiet overall, as there isn't a lot of street noise or city clamour. Lastly, green spaces are very easy to reach since there are approximately 20 of them close by for residents to unwind in.
Hawkwood is especially car friendly. It is very convenient to park. In contrast, this part of Calgary is not particularly transit friendly. Nonetheless, the neighbourhood is served by a few bus lines, and the nearest bus stop is usually just around the corner. Many of the houses for sale in this part of the city are located in places that are not very convenient for walking because very few daily errands can be run on foot. It is also challenging to move around by bicycle in Hawkwood as. Thankfully, riding a bike is facilitated by the generally flat terrain.
Nearly 95% of the population of this neighbourhood own their home and the remainder are renters. The predominance of single detached homes in the housing stock of this part of Calgary is an important part of its character. A majority of the housing growth in this area happened between 1980 and 1990. However this part of the city is notable for those looking for four or more bedroom homes.
Primary schools are convenient to walk to from most homes for sale in this neighbourhood. On the other hand, there are no high schools in this area. With respect to eating, purchasing one's groceries often necessitates the use of a car in Hawkwood. Nevertheless, reaching the closest pharmacy and consequently some basic food items is typically easy. There are also a limited number of choices for those who appreciate restaurants in close proximity.