Livingston real estate guide & listings for sale
Livingston is quiet, as there isn't a lot of street noise or city clamour. Green spaces aren't well-spread out, which makes them sometimes difficult to get to. Despite that, residents will be able to access parks in nearby neighbourhoods.
Livingston is an extremely good part of Calgary for travelling by car. It is especially convenient to park, and nearby highways are quite easy to drive to from anywhere in this area. In contrast, public transit riders may experience very limited choices in this part of Calgary as a result of the low service level. Despite the fact that the topography is quite flat, this area is not very appropriate for bicycling as. It is also very impractical for pedestrians to move around in Livingston because meeting daily needs is inconvenient by walking.
Single detached homes are the most common housing type, representing the overwhelming majority of buildings in Livingston, and the rest are mainly townhouses. This area also has a choice of unit sizes - there is a higher proportion of three bedroom homes in this part of Calgary. Homeowners occupy around 85% of the properties in the neighbourhood and 15% are rented. Most of the housing growth in this part of Calgary has occurred after the year 2000.
Livingston does not have any high schools or primary schools. Additionally, there are only a very small number of daycares and accordingly they can be a very long walk away. With respect to eating, home buyers in Livingston almost always have to rely on a vehicle to do grocery shopping.