Blackburne real estate guide & listings for sale
The character of Blackburne is exemplified by its relaxed atmosphere. This area is very quiet overall, as there isn't a lot of street noise or city clamour. Finally, green spaces, like Blackmud Creek Park, are very well-situated and there are a few of them nearby for residents to relax in, which results in them being very easy to access from a large number of locations within the neighbourhood.
Cars are a great mode of transportation in this area. It is a short drive to the closest highway from any home in Blackburne, and it is very convenient to come across a place to park. In contrast, the public transit service in Blackburne is not very frequent. Thankfully, there are a few bus lines traversing the neighbourhood, and most houses are very close to a bus stop. It is difficult for pedestrians to move around in Blackburne as running daily errands is difficult by walking. On the other hand, Blackburne is reasonably bicycling-friendly as there are a fair number of bike lanes.
In Blackburne, around 60% of dwellings are single detached homes, while the rest are mainly large apartment buildings and townhouses. Most housing in this area was built between 1990 and 2000, during its largest construction boom. This neighbourhood offers mainly three bedroom and four or more bedroom homes. Homeowners occupy nearly 95% of the dwellings in Blackburne and 5% are occupied by renters.
Blackburne does not contain any high schools or primary schools. Moreover, families may consider it challenging to get to daycares as a pedestrian. As far as food is concerned, in the majority of cases, a car is needed in Blackburne to access the closest supermarket. There are a few opportunities for those who care about close by restaurants.