Parkhill real estate guide & listings for sale
The character of Parkhill is exemplified by its calm atmosphere. There are a few green spaces close by for residents to check out and they are very well-spread out, which results in them being very easy to access from a large number of locations in this neighbourhood. This part of Calgary is also good for those who need a quiet atmosphere, as there are low levels of noise from traffic.
Parkhill affords homeowners the choice between a variety of means of transportation. With a few nearby bus lines, this part of Calgary benefits from a good public transit infrastructure. Parkhill is also quite convenient for those who travel by foot; running day-to-day errands is easy by walking, and a good number of businesses of different types can be found as well. This area is not very conducive to biking as. Nonetheless, riding is facilitated by the generally flat terrain.
In Parkhill, around 45% of dwellings are single detached homes, while the rest are mainly large apartment buildings, small apartment buildings, and townhouses. This area is primarily composed of three bedroom and two bedroom homes. About 70% of the population of this neighbourhood own their home and 30% are renters. About one quarter of homes in this part of the city were built following the year 2000, while the majority of the remaining buildings were constructed pre-1960 and in the 1960s.
A general and a specialty grocery store is always only a rather short walk away in Parkhill. In addition, this part of Calgary is a good place in which to eat out or go to a cafe. Property owners benefit from a good number of clothing stores within walking distance. When it comes to education, in this neighbourhood, families will often be able to reach primary schools by walking. On the other hand, Parkhill does not have any high schools.