Montgomery real estate guide & listings for sale
Montgomery offers a slower-paced ambience and will appeal to home buyers who enjoy spending time in green spaces. This neighbourhood is quiet overall, as the streets tend to be peaceful. Lastly, there are about 10 parks close by for residents to visit and they are very well-located, making it very easy to access them.
Travelling by car is especially convenient in this neighbourhood. It is a very short car ride to the nearest highway from any location in this part of the city, and it is straightforward to park. On the other hand, the public transit system in this neighbourhood is not particularly practical. Nonetheless, homeowners have access to a few bus lines, and it is especially convenient to reach a nearby bus stop from most residences. Despite the fact that there are a limited number of elevation changes, bicycling is challenging in Montgomery because. A majority of the homes for sale in this area are located in places that are also not especially suitable for walking since few common errands can be run without needing to use a vehicle.
Single detached homes are the predominant housing type, representing about 45% of dwellings in Montgomery, whereas the remainder are mainly small apartment buildings, duplexes, and townhouses. This area offers mainly two bedroom and three bedroom homes. Homeowners occupy about 60% of the dwellings in Montgomery and renters occupy the remainder. About one third of homes in this part of Calgary were built before the 1960s, while most of the remaining buildings were constructed in the 1960s and the 2000s.
House buyers in Montgomery will be pleased to learn that a grocery store is always only a reasonably short walk away. Furthermore, Montgomery is a fairly good place in which to eat out or go to a cafe. It is also a reasonably short walk to a good selection of clothing stores. Concerning education, families will welcome that no matter where their home is situated in this part of Calgary, both primary and secondary schools are nearby. On the other hand, it can be challenging to access daycares on foot.