Deer Run real estate guide & listings for sale
The character of Deer Run is exemplified by its slower-paced ambience. Access to parks is easy in the neighbourhood since there are about 10 of them close by for residents to visit. This part of Calgary is also very quiet, as the streets are very calm.
The preferred way to get around in this part of Calgary is very often a car. It is especially convenient to park. In contrast, the public transit service in Deer Run is not very frequent. Thankfully, the neighbourhood is linked by a few bus lines, and bus stops are commonly nearby. Deer Run is not very bicycling-friendly as. Nevertheless, cyclists do not encounter serious elevation changes. Walking is also not very feasible for home buyers in this neighbourhood as many daily needs are impractical to meet without the use of a car.
Around 60% of the homes in Deer Run were constructed in the 1960s and 1970s, while many of the remaining buildings were built in the 1980s. Single detached homes and townhouses are the predominant housing type in this area. Homeowners occupy around 80% of the units in Deer Run whereas the remainder are rented. This area is primarily composed of four or more bedroom and three bedroom homes.
It is a reasonably short walk to access primary schools from most houses for sale in this part of Calgary. On the other hand, Deer Run does not have any high schools. As far as eating is concerned, in all but a few cases, a vehicle is required to shop for groceries. Nevertheless, it is generally a rather short walk to the closest pharmacy, which can provide some staple foods. Residents of Deer Run are served by a few restaurants as well.