New Brighton real estate guide & listings for sale
The character of New Brighton is exemplified by its calm atmosphere. Parks are very well-situated and there are a few of them close by for residents to visit, resulting in them being easy to reach from the majority of locations in the neighbourhood. Most areas in this part of the city are very quiet, as the streets are generally very tranquil.
Getting around by car is very easy in this part of Calgary. It is very convenient to park, and most real estate listings are a reasonably short car ride from the closest highway. However, New Brighton is not very transit friendly. Nevertheless, the neighbourhood is served by about 10 bus lines, and bus stops are not very far-removed from most properties. It is difficult for people travelling on foot to navigate this area since very few common errands can be run without needing to use a vehicle. Despite the fact that there are a limited number of hills, the bicycle is a fairly poor means of transportation in New Brighton as.
In New Brighton, most dwellings are single detached homes, but townhouses are also present in the housing stock. This area offers mainly four or more bedroom and three bedroom homes. Roughly 90% of the population of this neighbourhood own their home while the remainder are renters. Most of the housing growth in this area has taken place following the year 2000.
It is a rather short walk to get to primary schools and daycares from most properties for sale in this area. In contrast, this part of Calgary does not contain any high schools. With regards to eating, it is often possible for home buyers in this neighbourhood to do their grocery shopping by walking.