West Springs real estate guide & listings for sale
West Springs offers a relaxed ambience and will appeal to home buyers who enjoy spending time in green spaces. This area is very quiet, as noise from streets and other parts of the city is rarely an issue. Finally, reaching public green spaces is easy from the majority of locations within the neighbourhood since there are about 20 of them close by for residents to check out.
Moving around by car is very convenient in West Springs. It is very easy to access a parking spot. In contrast, West Springs is not very transit friendly. Nonetheless, there are a few bus lines traversing the neighbourhood, and it is straightforward to get to a nearby bus stop from most residences. Even though there are a limited number of hills for cyclists to brave, commuting by bicycle is challenging in West Springs because. This area is also not very suitable for walking because very few daily errands can be run without needing to resort to a vehicle.
Roughly 90% of the properties in the neighbourhood are occupied by homeowners and 10% are rented. Single detached homes are the predominant housing type, representing about 70% of dwellings in this part of Calgary, and the rest are mainly townhouses. Most homes in this neighbourhood were built following the year 2000, during its most significant building boom. This area is primarily composed of three bedroom and four or more bedroom homes.
It is a reasonably short walk to get to both primary and secondary schools from most properties for sale in West Springs. However, families may consider it difficult to reach daycares on foot. Regarding eating, the closest supermarket in this area is generally only a reasonably short walk away. A limited number of restaurants and cafes are available as well.