Westgate real estate guide & listings for sale
Westgate is a wonderful neighbourhood to buy a house in for those who prefer a calm atmosphere. There are a few parks nearby for residents to discover and they are very well-situated, making it very easy to access them. This part of Calgary is especially quiet overall, as the streets are usually very peaceful.
Westgate is car friendly. Parking is easy. On the other hand, commuting by transit can be occasionally difficult in Westgate as a result of the infrequent service. Thankfully, rapid transit stations, including 45th Street Station with access to the Blue Line, are commonly within walking distance from most homes in the neighbourhood. Homeowners benefit from a few bus lines, and bus stops are typically nearby. The bike is a rather poor mode of transportation in Westgate since. Nevertheless, riding a bicycle is made easier by the generally flat terrain. Westgate is also not particularly suitable for walking because few common errands can be run on foot.
Most of the housing growth in Westgate occurred prior to the 1960s. Single detached homes are the most common housing type, representing most dwellings in this part of the city, and the remaining properties are mainly small apartment buildings and townhouses. Homeowners occupy around 70% of the units in Westgate and the rest are rented. This neighbourhood is primarily composed of three bedroom and four or more bedroom homes.
The closest supermarket in Westgate is typically only a rather short walk away. Residents are served by a few restaurants and cafes as well. With regards to education, schools and daycares are easy to access on foot from most properties for sale in Westgate.