Hillcrest real estate guide & listings for sale
Hillcrest is excellent for those who like quiet areas, as noise from streets and other parts of the city is rarely an issue.
Driving is very often the preferred transportation option in Hillcrest. It is very easy to park. Walking is not very practical for house buyers in Hillcrest as running common errands is challenging. Commuting by bicycle is also difficult in this part of the city as. Thankfully, there are a limited number of elevation changes for cyclists to brave.
The large percentage of single detached homes in the housing stock of Hillcrest is an important part of its character. This neighbourhood experienced its largest building boom following the year 2000, so most of the available properties are from this time period. This part of the city is primarily composed of four or more bedroom and three bedroom homes. Nearly 95% of the population of this neighbourhood own their home and 5% are renters.
It is convenient to access the nearest supermarket on foot in this area. Concerning education, there are no high schools and no primary schools in Hillcrest. Moreover, families may consider it very hard to get to daycares on foot.