Southview real estate guide & listings for sale
The character of Southview is exemplified by its slower-paced ambience. Green spaces are especially well-situated and there are a few of them nearby for residents to explore, making it very easy to get to them. This part of Calgary is quiet overall, as the streets are usually calm.
Regardless of the mode of transportation, it is quite simple to move around in this part of Calgary. The public transit network in Southview is reasonably good as a consequence of a few nearby bus lines. Most houses for sale in this part of the city are located in places that are also reasonably suitable for walking; most daily needs are easy to carry out on foot. Southview is not very suited for biking because. Nonetheless, there are a limited number of slopes.
Single detached homes are the most common housing type, representing the majority of buildings in Southview, and the rest of the dwellings are mainly small apartment buildings and duplexes. This neighbourhood has a good selection of housing size options, ranging from lofts to four or more bedrooms. Around 55% of the dwellings in the neighbourhood are occupied by homeowners and 45% are rented. The buildings in this neighbourhood are quite old, since roughly half of its buildings were constructed pre-1960, while most of the remaining buildings were built in the 1960s.
The closest grocery store in Southview is typically only a short walk away. Likewise, this neighbourhood is a fairly good place in which to eat out, and there are also a few coffee shops in Southview. It is also a rather short distance to a decent choice of clothing stores. Concerning education, parents and their kids will find that no matter where their house is located in Southview, schools and daycares are nearby.