West Springs real estate guide & listings for sale
The character of West Springs is exemplified by its calm environment. This area is very good for those who enjoy quiet surroundings, as there are low levels of noise from traffic. Finally, parks are very well-located and there are around 20 of them nearby for residents to check out, which makes it easy to get to them.
West Springs is very car friendly. It is very easy to find a parking spot. However, West Springs is not an especially convenient part of Calgary for travelling by public transit. Nevertheless, house owners are served by a few bus lines, and the closest bus stop is generally very close. Even though there are a limited number of hills for cyclists to brave, West Springs is not very cycling-friendly because. Many of the homes for sale in this part of the city are located in places that are also not very well-suited for walking since very few common errands can be run on foot.
In West Springs, roughly 70% of dwellings are single detached homes, and the remaining dwellings are mainly townhouses. This neighbourhood experienced its biggest building boom after the year 2000, so most of the available housing is from this time period. This neighbourhood offers mainly three bedroom and four or more bedroom homes. Homeowners occupy roughly 90% of the units in West Springs and the remainder are rented.
The closest supermarket in West Springs is generally only a rather short walk away. A limited variety of restaurants and cafes can be found as well. Concerning education, in this area, families will usually be able to access primary schools on foot. In contrast, there are no high schools in West Springs.