McKenzie Lake real estate guide & listings for sale
The character of McKenzie Lake is exemplified by its slower-paced environment. It is very easy to access parks in the neighbourhood since there are about 20 of them close by for residents to visit. The noise levels in this part of Calgary are also very low, as the streets are usually very calm.
Travelling by car is very easy in this part of Calgary. It is a short car ride to the nearest highway from any home in McKenzie Lake, and it is very convenient to park. However, getting around by public transit is difficult in this part of the city. Nevertheless, there are approximately 10 bus lines, and it is very convenient to get to a nearby bus stop from most properties. Travelling on foot is not very feasible for home buyers in this part of Calgary because most daily needs are impractical to meet without having to resort to a vehicle. McKenzie Lake is also not very bicycling-friendly since. Thankfully, cyclists do not encounter significant slopes.
The predominant housing types in McKenzie Lake are single detached homes and row houses. This part of the city experienced its most significant building boom in the 1990s, so most of the available properties are from this era. There is a higher proportion of four or more bedroom homes in this neighbourhood. Roughly 90% of the population of this neighbourhood own their home and 10% are renters.
Primary schools are easy to get to on foot from most houses for sale in this part of Calgary. In contrast, McKenzie Lake does not have any high schools. With respect to eating, some property owners in this area may be able to travel to the closest supermarket on foot, while others will have to use another means of transportation. There are also a few opportunities for those who care about restaurants and cafes in close proximity.