Scarboro real estate guide & listings for sale
Scarboro is a very good neighbourhood to buy a house in for those who prefer a calm environment. It is very easy to reach parks since there are a few of them close by for residents to relax in. This area is also very quiet, as the streets are generally very peaceful.
This part of Calgary provides property owners with the choice between a variety of methods of transportation. Thanks to a few nearby bus lines, the public transit network in this area is convenient. Scarboro is also a fairly pleasant part of Calgary for pedestrians; carrying out daily needs is easy by walking, and a fair number of businesses of different types can be found as well. Although bicycle riders do not face significant hills, biking is challenging in Scarboro as.
In Scarboro, about 55% of buildings are single detached homes, and the rest of the dwellings are mainly small apartment buildings. This part of Calgary also has a good selection of housing size options - it is quite easy to find homes ranging from lofts to four or more bedrooms. Homeowners occupy about 55% of the properties in Scarboro while the rest are rented. This neighbourhood experienced its main building boom before the 1960s, so most of the available homes are from this time period.
It is easy to access both a general and a specialty grocery store by walking from anywhere in Scarboro. Additionally, thanks to 0-odd restaurants and cafes in this area, there is typically a spot to get a meal or beverage just around the corner. It is also convenient to reach a selection of clothing stores on foot. With regards to education, it is a reasonably short walk to access daycares and primary schools from any location in Scarboro. On the other hand, Scarboro does not contain any high schools.