Springbank Hill real estate guide & listings for sale
Springbank Hill is a very good neighbourhood to buy a house in for those who prefer a slower-paced ambience. There are about 20 parks close by for residents to visit and they are very well-spread out, which makes them easy to get to. Most areas in this part of the city are very quiet, as there are low levels of noise from traffic.
Springbank Hill is very car friendly. It is very easy to come across a parking spot. However, the public transit network in Springbank Hill is not very practical. Nevertheless, commuters can rely on 69th Street Station on the Blue Line. Homeowners have access to a few bus lines, and bus stops are not very far away from most houses. This part of Calgary is not very appropriate for biking as. Thankfully, it is an even ride to most locations. Travelling on foot is also not very practical for property owners in Springbank Hill since very few daily errands can be run without the use of a vehicle.
The predominant housing types in Springbank Hill are single detached homes and row houses. This area is primarily composed of three bedroom and four or more bedroom homes. Homeowners occupy about 90% of the properties in Springbank Hill while the remainder are rented. This part of the city experienced its most significant construction boom following the year 2000, so most of the available housing is from this era.
Both primary and secondary schools are convenient to walk to from most properties for sale in Springbank Hill. Families have the choice between public and private schools at both the elementary and secondary school level. In addition, there are top secondary schools, including Rundle College Senior High School and Ernest Manning High School, in Springbank Hill. On the other hand, parents and their kids may consider it challenging to reach daycares as a pedestrian. With regards to eating, doing one's groceries generally requires the use of a vehicle in Springbank Hill. Residents are served by a few restaurants and cafes.