Parkdale real estate guide & listings for sale
Home buyers who prefer a relaxed ambience will enjoy Parkdale. There are a few parks close by for residents to discover and they are very well-situated, making it very easy to get to them from a large number of locations in the neighbourhood. Most areas in this part of the city are very quiet, as the streets are generally very tranquil.
Cars are a great medium of transportation in Parkdale. It is a short drive to the closest highway from anywhere in this neighbourhood, and coming across a place to park is easy. Parkdale also has a fairly good public transit infrastructure. There are a few bus lines passing through the neighbourhood, and bus stops are not very far from most houses. It is difficult to travel by bike in Parkdale as. Thankfully, bike riders do not encounter significant elevation changes. It is also occasionally challenging for pedestrians to get around in Parkdale as few daily errands can be run without having to resort to a car.
In Parkdale, about one quarter of dwellings are single detached homes, and the remainder are mainly large apartment buildings, small apartment buildings, and duplexes. This part of Calgary did not experience a single construction boom; the construction of new dwellings in Parkdale was spread throughout several decades in recent history. This neighbourhood offers mainly four or more bedroom and two bedroom homes. Homeowners occupy roughly two thirds of the properties in Parkdale while the remainder are rented.
Purchasing one's groceries usually requires the use of a vehicle in this part of the city. Nonetheless, getting to the closest pharmacy and consequently some staple foods is typically easy. There are a fair number of choices for those who care about nearby restaurants and cafes. Residents benefit from a fair number of clothing stores within walking distance. As far as education is concerned, parents and their schoolchildren will welcome that wherever their house is situated in Parkdale, both primary and secondary schools are close by. Apart from public schools, there are private elementary and high schools. In contrast, there are only a limited number of daycares and consequently they can be a long walk away.