Hillhurst real estate guide & listings for sale
No matter what type of character home buyers prefer in a neighbourhood, Hillhurst is a reasonably good option. Even though the ambience is not the liveliest in this part of Calgary with its around 10 nightlife venues, there are options for nighttime activities. Hillhurst is reasonably quiet, as there isn't a lot of street noise or city clamour. There are a few green spaces nearby for residents to unwind in, which makes it very easy to reach them.
Hillhurst permits property owners to travel by several methods of transportation. Owing to SAIT / ACAD / Jubilee Station on the Red Line, and around 10 nearby bus lines, the public transit system in Hillhurst is reasonably practical. Physically active property owners will also be pleased with the reasonably pedestrian-friendly nature of Hillhurst; many daily errands can be run on foot, and there are also a good number of businesses close by. Bicycling is difficult in Hillhurst since. Nevertheless, the terrain is quite flat.
In Hillhurst, around 30% of buildings are single detached homes, while large apartment buildings, small apartment buildings, and townhouses are also present in the housing stock. This part of the city is primarily composed of one bedroom and two bedroom homes. The population residing in this neighbourhood is evenly split between owners and renters. Roughly 30% of homes in this area were built in the 1960s and 1970s, while many of the remaining buildings were constructed pre-1960 and in the 1980s.
Families will appreciate that no matter where their house is situated in Hillhurst, daycares and schools are close by. Concerning food, it is straightforward to reach both a general and a specialty grocery store on foot from most homes for sale in this neighbourhood. Moreover, those who appreciate dining out won't have to walk far in this part of Calgary, where over 50 restaurants and about 10 coffee shops are available. Residents can find a good number of clothing stores within walking distance.