Maple Ridge real estate guide & listings for sale
People who prefer a slower-paced environment will enjoy Maple Ridge. There are a few public green spaces nearby for residents to check out and they are especially well-distributed, which makes it easy to access them. This part of Calgary is also reasonably good for those who like a quiet atmosphere, as there isn't a lot of street noise or city clamour.
The preferred approach to get around in Maple Ridge is very often driving. It is especially convenient to come across a parking spot, and most real estate listings are a short car ride from the nearest highway. On the other hand, commuting by transit can be difficult in Maple Ridge by reason of the infrequent service. Nevertheless, residents are served by a few bus lines. Most homes for sale in this part of the city are located in places that are not very suitable for those who travel by foot since few daily errands can be run without the use of a car. This neighbourhood is also not very bicycling-friendly because. Nonetheless, it is an even ride to most locations.
The sizeable percentage of single detached homes in the housing stock of Maple Ridge is an important part of its character. Most of the housing growth in this part of the city occurred between 1960 and 1980. This neighbourhood is particularly good for those looking for four or more bedroom homes. Homeowners occupy nearly 95% of the properties in Maple Ridge while renters occupy the remainder.
Families will welcome the proximity to primary schools, which are within walking distance from the majority of homes for sale in Maple Ridge. On the other hand, families may find it difficult to get to high schools on foot. As far as food is concerned, house buyers in Maple Ridge generally have to rely on a car to access the closest supermarket. There are also a limited number of choices for those who appreciate restaurants in close proximity.