Hounsfield Heights-Briar Hill real estate guide & listings for sale
Hounsfield Heights/Briar Hill offers a relaxed atmosphere and will appeal to home buyers who enjoy spending time outdoors. This area is quiet, as there isn't a lot of street noise or city clamour. Finally, it is very easy to reach parks since there are a few of them close by for residents to discover.
Hounsfield Heights/Briar Hill will draw property owners that value several modes of transportation. Thanks to Lions Park Station on the Red Line, and a few nearby bus lines, this area is reasonably transit friendly. It is also easy for pedestrians to navigate this part of Calgary; running day-to-day errands is convenient by walking. Despite the fact that it is a flat ride to most destinations, this neighbourhood is not very bike-friendly as.
In Hounsfield Heights/Briar Hill, many dwellings are single detached homes, and the rest of the houses are mainly large apartment buildings and small apartment buildings. About one third of homes in this neighbourhood were built pre-1960, while the majority of the remaining buildings were constructed in the 1960s and the 1990s. This part of Calgary also has a good choice of housing size options - homes range from lofts to four or more bedrooms. Homeowners occupy about three quarters of the properties in Hounsfield Heights/Briar Hill whereas the rest are rented.
It is typically possible for house buyers in Hounsfield Heights/Briar Hill to do their grocery shopping by walking. In addition, there is typically a restaurant or cafe just around the corner. In terms of education, it is a rather short walk to access daycares and schools from most homes for sale in Hounsfield Heights/Briar Hill.