Silver Springs real estate guide & listings for sale
The character of Silver Springs is exemplified by its relaxed environment. This area is very quiet overall, as there isn't a lot of street noise or city clamour. Lastly, there are around 20 public green spaces nearby for residents to discover, making it very easy to reach them from most locations within this part of Calgary.
Cars are a great medium of transportation in Silver Springs. It is very easy to park. On the other hand, the public transit system in this area is not particularly practical. Nevertheless, homeowners have access to a few bus lines, and it is very convenient to reach a nearby bus stop from most properties. Silver Springs is not very suitable for walking as running daily errands is challenging on foot. The bike is a fairly poor mode of transportation in this neighbourhood as. Nevertheless, there are a limited number of elevation changes.
The predominance of single detached homes in the housing stock of Silver Springs is an important part of its character. This neighbourhood experienced its largest construction boom between 1960 and 1980, so most of the available housing is from this time period. This part of the city is primarily composed of three bedroom and four or more bedroom homes. Roughly 85% of the population of this neighbourhood own their home whereas renters make up the remainder.
Reaching the closest grocery store by walking is practical for some, but not all, property owners in Silver Springs. Residents are served by about 10 restaurants and coffee shops as well. As far as education is concerned, parents and their children will value the proximity to primary schools, which are within walking distance from most properties for sale in Silver Springs. However, this neighbourhood does not have any high schools.