Thorburn real estate guide & listings for sale
Thorburn is excellent for those who like a quiet atmosphere, as the streets are generally especially calm.
Driving is an excellent mode of transportation in Thorburn. It is very convenient to access a parking spot, and most houses for sale are a rather short car ride from the nearest highway. This area is not very bike-friendly because. Nevertheless, the topography is quite flat. Walking is also not very practical for house buyers in Thorburn as carrying out daily needs is inconvenient.
In Thorburn, the overwhelming majority of dwellings are single detached homes, and the remainder are mainly small apartment buildings. Most of the housing growth in this neighbourhood occurred in the 1990s. This neighbourhood is primarily composed of three bedroom and four or more bedroom homes. Nearly 95% of the properties in the neighbourhood are occupied by homeowners and 5% are rented.
It is rarely an option for property owners in this part of Airdrie to access the nearest supermarket by walking. Nevertheless, pharmacies are generally easy to reach on foot and provide some staple foods. There are also a limited number of options for those who appreciate close by restaurants. Regarding education, it is a short walk to access both primary and secondary schools from anywhere in this area. In contrast, it can be difficult to reach daycares as a pedestrian.