Britannia real estate guide & listings for sale
Britannia offers a slower-paced atmosphere and will appeal to home buyers who enjoy spending time outdoors. Most areas in this part of the city are very quiet, as there are generally low levels of noise from traffic. Lastly, parks are very well-spread out and there are a few of them nearby for residents to explore, resulting in them being very easy to get to from the majority of locations within Britannia.
This neighbourhood will draw property owners that value different means of transportation. The public transit service in Britannia is reasonably good. More precisely, the neighbourhood is linked by a few bus lines, and the nearest bus stop is generally just around the corner. Physically active people will also enjoy the pedestrian-friendly character of Britannia; running common errands is easy by walking. Even though there are a limited number of hills, it is challenging to travel by bike in this part of Calgary as.
Single detached homes and townhouses are the predominant housing type in Britannia. A majority of the housing growth in this neighbourhood occurred prior to the 1960s. This area offers mainly three bedroom and four or more bedroom homes. Roughly 85% of the population of this neighbourhood own their home while renters make up the remainder.
It is a reasonably short walk to get to schools and daycares from most houses for sale in Britannia. When it comes to eating, home buyers in Britannia commonly have to turn to a vehicle to do grocery shopping. Nonetheless, getting to the closest pharmacy and thus some staple foods is generally very easy. Britannia is a fairly good place in which to eat out or go to a cafe, for instance along 49th Avenue Southwest. A reasonable choice of clothing stores can also be found within a rather short walking distance.