Lake Bonavista real estate guide & listings for sale
The character of Lake Bonavista is exemplified by its slower-paced ambience. Public green spaces are very easy to get to since there are about 30 of them nearby for residents to unwind in. This part of the city is also very quiet, as the streets are usually very tranquil.
Driving is usually the preferred method to get around in Lake Bonavista. It is a reasonably short drive to the nearest highway from any location in this neighbourhood, and it is very convenient to access a place to park. However, Lake Bonavista is not an especially pleasant part of Calgary for travelling by public transit. Nevertheless, there are about 10 bus lines, and most residences are very close to a bus stop. Moving around by bicycle is difficult in Lake Bonavista because. Nonetheless, there are a limited number of elevation changes. It is also sometimes difficult for people travelling on foot to navigate Lake Bonavista because most daily needs are occasionally challenging to carry out by walking.
Most housing in Lake Bonavista was built in the 1960s and 1970s, during its most significant construction boom. In this part of Calgary, about 80% of buildings are single detached homes, while small apartment buildings are also present in the housing stock. Homeowners occupy about 90% of the dwellings in Lake Bonavista while the rest are rented. This area also has a variety of unit sizes - although this neighbourhood is notable for those looking for four or more bedroom homes.
A grocery store is usually reachable within a rather short walk from anywhere in Lake Bonavista. A small selection of restaurants and coffee shops is available as well. Regarding education, primary schools and daycares are easy to access on foot from anywhere in Lake Bonavista. However, there are only a limited number of high schools and accordingly they can be an extended walk away.