Dalhousie real estate guide & listings for sale
The character of Dalhousie is exemplified by its relaxed atmosphere. Green spaces are very well-situated and there are about 20 of them nearby for residents to explore, resulting in them being very easy to get to from the majority of locations in the neighbourhood. Most areas in this part of Calgary are very quiet, as there tend to be low levels of noise from traffic.
The public transit service in this neighbourhood is good by reason of Dalhousie Station on the Red Line, and about 10 nearby bus lines. It is sometimes difficult for people walking to move around in this neighbourhood because very few daily needs can be met on foot. Biking is challenging in this area as. Thankfully, bicycling is made easier by the generally flat terrain. On the other hand, commuting by car is very convenient in this area. Accessing a parking spot is generally easy.
Most housing in Dalhousie was built between 1960 and 1980, during its most significant building boom. In this area, roughly 55% of dwellings are single detached homes, while the rest are mainly small apartment buildings and townhouses. Around two thirds of the properties in the neighbourhood are occupied by homeowners and the remainder are rented. This neighbourhood is primarily composed of three bedroom and four or more bedroom homes.
Parents and their children will welcome that no matter where their home is situated in Dalhousie, both primary and secondary schools are close by. However, it can be difficult to reach daycares as a pedestrian. Concerning food, it is often an option for house buyers in Dalhousie to buy groceries on foot. Residents benefit from a few restaurants and coffee shops as well.