Varsity real estate guide & listings for sale
The character of Varsity is exemplified by its relaxed atmosphere. There are approximately 30 parks nearby for residents to unwind in and they are very well-spread out, which results in them being very easy to access from many locations in the neighbourhood. This part of the city is also very quiet, as the streets tend to be very peaceful.
Driving is a great mode of transportation in Varsity. It is very easy to park. Varsity is also quite transit friendly. In particular, there is Brentwood Station and Dalhousie Station on the Red Line. There are approximately 10 bus lines traversing the neighbourhood, and it is very convenient to reach a nearby bus stop from most properties. Most homes for sale in this part of Calgary are located in places that are not especially suitable for those who travel by foot since few daily needs can be carried out by walking. Although there are not many elevation changes to challenge cyclists, the bicycle is a rather poor mode of transportation in Varsity because.
Varsity experienced its most significant construction boom in the 1960s and 1970s, so most of the available homes are from this era. In this part of the city, about 45% of buildings are single detached homes, while large apartment buildings, small apartment buildings, and townhouses are the main alternatives in the housing stock. About two thirds of the properties in the neighbourhood are occupied by homeowners and the remainder are rented. This area also has a good variety of housing sizes - houses range from lofts to four or more bedrooms.
Both primary and secondary schools are convenient to walk to from anywhere in Varsity. On the other hand, parents and their children may consider it challenging to reach daycares as a pedestrian. Concerning food, it is generally an option for home buyers in Varsity to do grocery shopping on foot. There are also a limited number of choices for those who appreciate restaurants and cafes in close proximity. Furthermore, it is easy to access a number of clothing stores on foot.