New Brighton real estate guide & listings for sale
New Brighton is a very good neighbourhood to buy a home in for those who prefer a calm environment. There are a few parks close by for residents to visit and they are very well-spread out, making them easy to reach. This part of Calgary is very quiet overall, as there are generally low levels of noise from traffic.
New Brighton is very car friendly. Nearby highways are quite easy to reach from anywhere in this neighbourhood, and it is very convenient to park. However, getting around by transit can be challenging in this part of Calgary due to the infrequent service. Thankfully, there are around 10 bus lines, and bus stops are ordinarily nearby. Many of the houses for sale in this part of Calgary are located in places that are not very well-suited for those who travel by foot because carrying out daily needs is inconvenient. The bike is a rather poor means of transportation in this area as. Nonetheless, bicycle riders do not face significant elevation changes.
In New Brighton, roughly 80% of buildings are single detached homes, and the rest are mainly townhouses. Most of the housing growth in this part of the city has occurred following the year 2000. This part of Calgary offers mainly four or more bedroom and three bedroom homes. About 90% of the population of this neighbourhood own their home and renters make up the remainder.
A grocery store is usually reachable within a reasonably short walk from anywhere in this part of the city. In terms of education, in New Brighton, parents and their children will generally be able to get to both primary and secondary schools on foot. However, there are only a limited number of daycares and thus they can be a rather long walk away.