Douglasdale-Glen real estate guide & listings for sale
Douglasdale-Glen offers a relaxed atmosphere and will appeal to home buyers who enjoy spending time outdoors. Green spaces are very well-distributed and there are about 30 of them close by for residents to check out, which makes them very easy to get to from a large number of locations within this neighbourhood. This area is also good for those who enjoy quiet surroundings, as the streets are peaceful.
Douglasdale-Glen is very car friendly. It is very easy to park, and most properties for sale are a short drive from the nearest highway. In contrast, Douglasdale-Glen is not an especially pleasant part of Calgary for travelling by public transit. Nevertheless, there are about 10 bus lines passing through the neighbourhood, and most properties are very close to a bus stop. Douglasdale-Glen is not very suitable for walking because meeting daily needs is challenging on foot. Even though there are a limited number of slopes, Douglasdale-Glen is also not very cycling-friendly since.
Roughly 90% of the population of this neighbourhood own their home whereas renters make up the remainder. Single detached homes are the most common housing type, representing roughly 85% of buildings in this part of Calgary, and the rest are mainly townhouses. This neighbourhood experienced its largest construction boom in the 1990s, so most of the available properties are from this time period. This neighbourhood is primarily composed of four or more bedroom and three bedroom homes.
Some home buyers in Douglasdale-Glen may be able to access the closest grocery store on foot, while others will have to turn to a vehicle. A small number of restaurants and cafes can be found as well. With respect to education, there are only a limited number of primary schools in this neighbourhood and therefore they can be an extended walk away. Likewise, Douglasdale-Glen does not have any high schools. Moreover, daycares are not especially abundant and thus not always within walking distance.