Bridgeland-Riverside real estate guide & listings for sale
The character of Bridgeland/Riverside is exemplified by its calm environment. This part of the city is quiet, as there are low levels of noise from traffic - although there are still several louder areas, especially closer to the railway line. Lastly, green spaces are very easy to access since there are about 20 of them nearby for residents to explore.
Bridgeland/Riverside will draw homeowners that appreciate several means of transportation. Travelling by public transit is convenient in this part of Calgary. For example, the closest rapid transit station, including Bridgeland - Memorial Station and Zoo Station on the Blue Line, is ordinarily close by from most properties in the neighbourhood. There are a few bus lines crossing the neighbourhood, and bus stops are not very far away from most houses. A majority of the homes for sale in this area are located in areas that are also quite suitable for walking; most daily needs are convenient to meet without the use of a vehicle, and a fair number of businesses of different types can be found as well. Although there are a limited number of hills, Bridgeland/Riverside is not very suited for biking since.
About 40% of properties in Bridgeland/Riverside were built following the year 2000, while the majority of the remaining buildings were constructed pre-1960 and in the 1960s. About 40% of dwellings are small apartment buildings, making it easy to find apartments in this neighbourhood, while large apartment buildings, duplexes, and single detached homes are also present in the housing stock. The proportions of homeowners and renters are about even. This part of the city offers mainly one bedroom and two bedroom homes.
It is very easy to reach the nearest grocery store by walking in Bridgeland/Riverside. Furthermore, owing to 30-odd restaurants and cafes in this neighbourhood, there is typically a spot to get some food or drink just around the corner. Residents can find a good number of clothing stores within walking distance. Concerning education, schools and daycares are easy to walk to from any location in Bridgeland/Riverside. In addition to public schools, there are private elementary and secondary schools.