Marlborough real estate guide & listings for sale
The character of Marlborough is exemplified by its relaxed ambience. This neighbourhood is reasonably quiet, as the streets tend to be quite peaceful. Lastly, public green spaces are especially well-situated and there are around 10 of them nearby for residents to explore, which makes them very easy to get to.
This area will attract homeowners that appreciate different means of transportation. Travelling by public transit is convenient in this neighbourhood. Property owners benefit from Marlborough Station on the Blue Line. Residents have access to about 10 bus lines, and it is very easy to get to a nearby bus stop from most properties. Marlborough is also a fairly pleasant part of Calgary for pedestrians; most day-to-day needs are convenient to meet on foot. Cycling is difficult in Marlborough as. Thankfully, bicycle riders do not encounter serious slopes.
A majority of the housing growth in Marlborough took place between 1960 and 1980. In this neighbourhood, about 60% of buildings are single detached homes, and the rest of the properties are mainly small apartment buildings and duplexes. Homeowners occupy roughly 60% of the units in Marlborough whereas the remainder are rented. This part of Calgary is primarily composed of three bedroom and four or more bedroom homes.
Families will welcome the proximity to both primary and secondary schools, which are within walking distance from most houses for sale in this part of Calgary. However, it can be challenging to reach daycares as a pedestrian. Concerning food, home buyers in Marlborough will be pleased to learn that a grocery store is always only a short walk away. Furthermore, Marlborough is a fairly good place in which to go out to eat, for instance along 36th Street Northeast, and a limited selection of coffee shops can be found as well. It is also a rather short distance to a reasonable choice of clothing stores.