Royal Oak real estate guide & listings for sale
Royal Oak offers a calm environment and will appeal to those who enjoy spending time outdoors. Getting to green spaces is easy from many locations within the neighbourhood since there are around 20 of them close by for residents to discover. Most areas in this part of Calgary are very quiet, as the streets are very calm.
Royal Oak is an extremely convenient part of Calgary for travelling by car. Most real estate listings are a rather short drive from the nearest highway, and it is very convenient to come across a place to park. However, public transit users may find limited options in this part of the city as a result of the low service level. Nevertheless, the neighbourhood is linked by a few bus lines, and most houses are very close to a bus stop. Although it is a flat ride to most destinations, Royal Oak is not very bicycling-friendly because. This area is also not very well-suited for those who travel by foot as very few daily errands can be run without needing to resort to a car.
Around 90% of the units in the neighbourhood are occupied by homeowners and 10% are occupied by renters. Single detached homes and townhouses are the predominant housing type in this area. Most of the housing growth in this neighbourhood has happened after the year 2000. This part of the city is primarily composed of four or more bedroom and three bedroom homes.
A grocery store is typically reachable within a rather short walk from most homes for sale in this area. There are also a few choices for those who value restaurants and cafes in close proximity. Regarding education, families will appreciate the proximity to primary schools, which are within walking distance from most homes for sale in this neighbourhood. On the other hand, there are no high schools in Royal Oak.