Thorburn real estate guide & listings for sale
Most areas in Thorburn are especially quiet, as there are generally low levels of noise from traffic.
This neighbourhood is especially car friendly. Nearby highways are quite easy to access from any home in this area, and it is very convenient to park. The bike is a fairly poor means of transportation in this part of the city because. Thankfully, there are not many slopes to confront cyclists. Travelling on foot is also not very feasible for property owners in Thorburn since running common errands is difficult by walking.
In Thorburn, the overwhelming majority of dwellings are single detached homes, but small apartment buildings are also present in the housing stock. This area offers mainly three bedroom and four or more bedroom homes. Nearly 95% of the population of this neighbourhood own their home whereas renters make up the remainder. This area experienced its most significant construction boom between 1990 and 2000, so most of the available housing stock is from this era.
Both primary and secondary schools are very easy to get to on foot from most houses for sale in this part of the city. On the other hand, it can be difficult to access daycares as a pedestrian. As far as eating is concerned, in all but a few cases, a vehicle is required to purchase groceries. Nevertheless, pharmacies are generally easy to access on foot and supply some basic food items. There are also a few restaurants in this part of Airdrie.