Signal Hill real estate guide & listings for sale
Signal Hill is a very good neighbourhood to buy a home in for those who prefer a slower-paced ambience. This part of Calgary is very quiet, as the streets are generally very peaceful. Finally, there are about 20 parks nearby for residents to explore and they are very well-spread out, which results in them being easy to get to from a lot of locations within the neighbourhood.
The preferred way to navigate Signal Hill is often driving. Coming across a place to park is easy. In contrast, public transit users may experience limited options in Signal Hill by reason of the service's low frequency. Thankfully, the neighbourhood is linked by around 10 bus lines, and bus stops are generally nearby. Travelling on foot is not especially practical for house buyers in Signal Hill because carrying out daily needs is challenging by walking. This neighbourhood is also not very appropriate for cycling as. Nonetheless, there are not many slopes to challenge cyclists.
In Signal Hill, roughly two thirds of dwellings are single detached homes, while small apartment buildings and townhouses make up most of the remaining housing stock. This area offers mainly three bedroom and four or more bedroom homes. Homeowners occupy roughly 90% of the properties in the neighbourhood while the rest are rented. Most homes in this neighbourhood were constructed in the 1990s, during its biggest construction boom.
Primary schools are not especially abundant in Signal Hill, and consequently often beyond walking distance, and there are no high schools. Furthermore, families may find it challenging to reach daycares as a pedestrian. When it comes to food, it is frequently an option for house buyers in this part of Calgary to buy their groceries on foot. There are also a few options for those who value restaurants and cafes in close proximity.