Kingsland real estate guide & listings for sale
Kingsland offers a calm ambience and will appeal to home buyers who enjoy spending time outdoors. This part of Calgary is quiet overall, as there isn't a lot of street noise or city clamour. Lastly, there are a few green spaces close by for residents to enjoy, which makes them very easy to reach.
No matter the means of transportation, it is quite easy to move around in Kingsland. Active house buyers will welcome the pedestrian-friendly character of this area; meeting daily needs is convenient by walking. However, it is challenging to get around by bicycle in Kingsland as. Thankfully, there are a limited number of elevation changes for cyclists to brave. With about 10 nearby bus lines, the fairly good public transit access allows people to get to many destinations without needing a vehicle. Driving is often the best method to get around in this neighbourhood. It is easy to park.
Roughly 40% of buildings are small apartment buildings, making it easy to find apartments in Kingsland, while large apartment buildings, single detached homes, and townhouses are also present in the housing stock. Around 45% of homes in this neighbourhood were constructed in the 1960s and 1970s, while the majority of the remaining buildings were built pre-1960 and in the 1980s. This area has a good variety of unit sizes, ranging from lofts to four or more bedrooms. Renters occupy around two thirds of the dwellings in the neighbourhood whereas owners occupy the remainder.
In Kingsland, parents and their kids will usually be able to access both primary and secondary schools by walking. However, families may consider it challenging to reach daycares on foot. With regards to food, home buyers in this part of the city will welcome that a grocery store is always only a short walk away. In addition, there are a fair number of options in close proximity for those who care about restaurants and cafes. Property owners can find a fair number of nearby clothing stores.