Southwood real estate guide & listings for sale
Southwood offers a slower-paced ambience and will appeal to those who enjoy spending time outdoors. The noise levels in this neighbourhood are low, as the streets are usually tranquil. Lastly, green spaces are especially well-situated and there are approximately 10 of them nearby for residents to unwind in, which makes it very easy to get to them.
Southwood permits house buyers to travel using a variety of methods of transportation. This part of Calgary is transit friendly. For instance, there is Anderson Station and Southland Station on the Red Line. There are around 10 bus lines passing through the neighbourhood, and most properties are very close to a bus stop. Travelling on foot is also reasonably practical for residents in this neighbourhood; many daily needs can be met by walking. The bicycle is a rather poor method of transportation in Southwood as. Nonetheless, the terrain is reasonably flat.
Roughly 60% of the population of this neighbourhood own their home and 40% are renters. Single detached homes are the predominant housing type, representing most buildings in this part of the city, and the remaining dwellings are mainly small apartment buildings and townhouses. Most housing in this area was built in the 1960s and 1970s, during its most significant construction boom. This area is primarily composed of three bedroom and four or more bedroom homes.
It is very easy to access the closest supermarket on foot in Southwood. In addition, a restaurant is often just around the corner, and residents benefit from a few cafes as well. A decent selection of clothing stores can also be found within a rather short walking distance. Concerning education, parents and their kids will value that wherever their property is located in Southwood, primary schools and daycares are close by. In contrast, there are no high schools in Southwood.