West Hillhurst real estate guide & listings for sale
West Hillhurst offers a relaxed environment and will appeal to those who enjoy spending time outdoors. There are approximately 10 parks close by for residents to check out and they are very well-located, making them very easy to reach. This neighbourhood is very quiet overall, as there are generally low levels of noise from traffic.
This neighbourhood permits property owners to move around by a diversity of modes of transportation. Residents can count on public transit to get around in West Hillhurst as a result of a few nearby bus lines. Physically active people will also value the walk-friendly nature of this neighbourhood; carrying out daily needs is easy. Cycling is challenging in West Hillhurst because. Nonetheless, the topography is flat.
In West Hillhurst, roughly 45% of dwellings are single detached homes, while small apartment buildings, duplexes, and townhouses are also present in the housing stock. This part of Calgary is primarily composed of four or more bedroom and three bedroom homes. Homeowners occupy about 60% of the properties in West Hillhurst while the remainder are rented. About 30% of properties in this neighbourhood were built after the year 2000, while the majority of the remaining buildings were built pre-1960 and in the 1960s.
In all but a few cases, a vehicle is needed in West Hillhurst to access the closest grocery store. On the other hand, there are a fair number of options for those who appreciate nearby restaurants and cafes. When it comes to education, in this area, parents and their children will typically be able to access both primary and secondary schools on foot. On the other hand, daycares are not very abundant and therefore tend to require a long walk to get to.