Parkdale real estate guide & listings for sale
People who prefer a calm ambience will enjoy Parkdale. There are a few parks close by for residents to check out, resulting in them being very easy to get to from the majority of locations in the neighbourhood. This part of Calgary is very quiet overall, as there tend to be low levels of noise from traffic.
The favoured way to move around in Parkdale is usually driving. It is a short car ride to the nearest highway from any home in Parkdale, and it is convenient to find a place to park. Travelling by public transit is also easy in Parkdale. Residents have access to a few bus lines, and most houses are very close to a bus stop. Walking is not particularly feasible for property owners in this neighbourhood because few daily errands can be run without the use of a vehicle. Parkdale is also not very bicycling-friendly because. Nonetheless, there are not many elevation changes to confront cyclists.
Homeowners occupy roughly two thirds of the properties in the neighbourhood and one third are rented. In this part of Calgary, roughly one quarter of buildings are single detached homes, while the remainder are mainly large apartment buildings, small apartment buildings, and duplexes. This neighbourhood did not experience a single building boom; the construction of new dwellings in the neighbourhood was spread throughout several decades in the twentieth and twenty-first century. This neighbourhood has a good choice of housing size options, ranging from lofts to four or more bedrooms.
Both primary and secondary schools are straightforward to walk to from any location in Parkdale. Besides public schools, there are private elementary and high schools. However, families may find it challenging for their kids to access daycares as a pedestrian. Concerning eating, purchasing one's groceries very often necessitates the use of a vehicle in Parkdale. Nonetheless, getting to the closest pharmacy and thus some staple foods is generally convenient. There is often a restaurant or cafe in close proximity. Home buyers have access to a good number of clothing stores within walking distance.