St. Andrews Heights real estate guide & listings for sale
St. Andrews Heights offers a slower-paced environment and will appeal to home buyers who enjoy spending time in green spaces. This area is quiet overall, as the streets tend to be peaceful. Finally, it is very easy to access parks in the neighbourhood since there are a few of them nearby for residents to discover.
The good public transit infrastructure allows people to get to many destinations without needing a vehicle due to a few nearby bus lines. However, St. Andrews Heights is not very conducive to biking as. Nevertheless, riding is facilitated by the generally flat terrain. Many of the homes for sale in this part of Calgary are located in areas that are not particularly conducive to walking since running common errands is sometimes challenging by walking. In contrast, driving is a great transportation option in this part of Calgary. It is very convenient to come across a parking spot, and the majority of properties for sale are a very short car ride from the closest highway.
About 40% of properties in St. Andrews Heights were built pre-1960, while the majority of the remaining buildings were constructed in the 1960s and the 2000s. The housing stock of this neighbourhood is composed primarily of single detached homes and row houses. About two thirds of the units in the neighbourhood are occupied by homeowners and the remainder are rented. This neighbourhood offers mainly three bedroom and four or more bedroom homes.
Home buyers in St. Andrews Heights generally have to turn to a car to purchase their groceries. Nevertheless, it is generally a short walk to the nearest pharmacy, which can provide some staple foods. St. Andrews Heights is a good place in which to eat out, and residents are served by a few cafes as well. With regards to education, parents and their children will welcome that wherever their home is situated in this part of Calgary, both primary and secondary schools are close by. On the other hand, daycares are not especially plentiful and consequently not always within walking distance.