Kelvin Grove real estate guide & listings for sale
Kelvin Grove offers a slower-paced atmosphere and will appeal to those who enjoy spending time outdoors. This part of Calgary is very quiet overall, as there isn't a lot of street noise or city clamour. Lastly, it is very easy to get to public green spaces since there are a few of them close by for residents to relax in.
Physically active people will enjoy the pedestrian-friendly character of this neighbourhood, although common amenities such as laundromats or liquor stores can be an occasionally long walk away. Despite the fact that there are a limited number of elevation changes, Kelvin Grove is not very conducive to bicycling as. This part of Calgary is not especially transit friendly. Nevertheless, homeowners benefit from a few bus lines, and the nearest bus stop is usually just around the corner. On the other hand, the car is often the best method to get around in this neighbourhood. Accessing a place to park is easy.
In Kelvin Grove, most dwellings are single detached homes, while the rest are mainly large apartment buildings and small apartment buildings. A majority of the housing growth in this part of the city occurred between 1960 and 1980. This part of Calgary offers mainly two bedroom and four or more bedroom homes. About two thirds of the properties in the neighbourhood are occupied by homeowners and renters occupy the remainder.
It is typically an option for house buyers in Kelvin Grove to do their groceries by walking. Additionally, a restaurant is often just around the corner, and property owners are served by a few cafes as well. When it comes to education, in this neighbourhood, families will generally be able to access both primary and secondary schools by walking. Parents benefit from public and private schools at both the primary and secondary school level. In addition, there are top high schools, including Henry Wise Wood High School, in Kelvin Grove. On the other hand, there are only a very small number of daycares and accordingly they can be a very long walk away.