Manchester real estate guide & listings for sale
People who prefer a calm ambience will enjoy Manchester. Most areas in this part of Calgary are reasonably quiet, as there are usually low levels of noise from traffic. Lastly, parks are easy to reach since there are a few of them nearby for residents to discover.
Manchester enables property owners to travel by various means of transportation. With a few nearby bus lines, the public transit system in Manchester is quite accessible. Physically active people will also value the pedestrian-friendly character of this neighbourhood; most daily needs are convenient to meet by walking, and there are also a fair number of businesses nearby. Cycling is challenging in Manchester as. Thankfully, the area is reasonably flat.
About 60% of dwellings are large apartment buildings, making it easy to find apartments in Manchester, and the rest are mainly small apartment buildings and single detached homes. This part of Calgary experienced its biggest construction boom after the year 2000, so most of the available properties are from this era. This part of the city is primarily composed of one bedroom and two bedroom homes. Around 80% of the population of this neighbourhood rent their home and 20% are owners.
Parents and their kids will welcome that no matter where their house is situated in Manchester, schools and daycares are close by. As far as eating is concerned, it is usually feasible for property owners in this neighbourhood to buy general and specialty groceries on foot. Furthermore, there is generally a restaurant or cafe just around the corner. A reasonable selection of clothing stores can also be found within a rather short walking distance.