Marlborough Park real estate guide & listings for sale
Marlborough Park is a reasonably good neighbourhood to buy a home in for those who prefer a calm ambience. Most areas in this part of Calgary are quiet, as there are low levels of noise from traffic. Lastly, public green spaces are especially well-situated and there are approximately 10 of them nearby for residents to visit, which makes it very easy to reach them from a large number of locations within the neighbourhood.
The preferred method to get around in Marlborough Park is usually driving. Finding a parking spot is easy, and most houses for sale are a short drive from the nearest highway. However, the public transit service in this part of the city is not especially frequent. Nonetheless, the neighbourhood is connected by a few bus lines, and bus stops are not very far away from most homes. It is occasionally difficult for pedestrians to move around in this part of the city since few common errands can be run on foot. Marlborough Park is also not very suited for cycling as. Thankfully, it is a flat ride to most locations.
In Marlborough Park, roughly 55% of buildings are single detached homes, whereas the remainder are mainly duplexes and townhouses. This area is primarily composed of four or more bedroom and three bedroom homes. About three quarters of the population of this neighbourhood own their home and the remainder are renters. Most housing in this part of Calgary was built in the 1960s and 1970s, during its most significant building boom.
It is generally an option for home buyers in this area to do grocery shopping by walking. In addition, a restaurant is commonly just around the corner, and residents can enjoy a few cafes as well. It is also a reasonably short distance to a decent selection of clothing stores. Concerning education, families will find that no matter where their home is situated in Marlborough Park, both primary and secondary schools are nearby. However, there are only a limited number of daycares and thus they can be an extended walk away.