MacEwan Glen real estate guide & listings for sale
The character of MacEwan Glen is exemplified by its slower-paced atmosphere. There are a few green spaces close by for residents to unwind in, making it very easy to get to them from the majority of locations within the neighbourhood. This area is also very quiet, as there tend to be low levels of noise from traffic.
Moving around by car is very easy in MacEwan Glen. It is very easy to come across a parking spot. On the other hand, the public transit system in MacEwan Glen is not very convenient. Nonetheless, house owners have access to a few bus lines, and most residences are very close to a bus stop. It is difficult for people travelling on foot to get around in MacEwan Glen as very few daily errands can be run without needing to resort to a vehicle. Although the topography is flat, the bicycle is a rather limited method of transportation in this part of Calgary because.
A majority of the housing growth in MacEwan Glen took place in the 1980s. The large proportion of single detached homes in the housing stock of this part of the city is an important part of its character. Roughly 85% of the properties in the neighbourhood are occupied by homeowners whereas the remainder are rented. This part of Calgary offers mainly four or more bedroom and three bedroom homes.
In this neighbourhood, families will typically be able to get to primary schools on foot. On the other hand, there are no high schools in this area. When it comes to eating, a supermarket is generally reachable within a rather short walk from any home in MacEwan Glen. A small number of restaurants and coffee shops are available as well.