Olds real estate guide & listings for sale
Olds is very quiet overall, as there are usually low levels of noise from traffic.
Cars are a very good medium of transportation in this town. Accessing a parking spot is quite easy. A majority of the homes for sale in this town are located in places that are not very conducive to walking as carrying out daily needs is difficult.
In Olds, roughly 60% of dwellings are single detached homes, while small apartment buildings and townhouses are also present in the housing stock. This town is primarily composed of three bedroom and four or more bedroom homes. About three quarters of the population of this town own their home whereas the rest are renters. The buildings in this town are quite new, because around one third of its dwellings were built after the year 2000, while the majority of the remaining buildings were constructed pre-1960 and in the 1960s.
It is often an option for house buyers in this town to buy groceries by walking. There are also a few opportunities for those who appreciate nearby restaurants and cafes. In terms of education, parents and their kids will welcome that no matter where their property is located in Olds, both primary and secondary schools are close by. Besides public schools, there are private primary and high schools. On the other hand, it can be challenging to access daycares as a pedestrian.