Garrison Woods, Calgary, Alberta Real Estate and Homes for Sale
Over half of the housing stock of Garrison Woods is made up of townhouses and small apartment buildings, whereas the remainder are mainly single detached homes. This neighbourhood is primarily composed of one bedroom and two bedroom homes. Roughly 80% of the population of this neighbourhood own their home whereas renters make up the remainder. Most of the housing growth in this part of the city has taken place after the year 2000. Read more about Garrison Woods real estate
Physically active people will appreciate the reasonably pedestrian-friendly nature of Garrison Woods; many common errands can be run without having to resort to a vehicle. Although riding is made easier by the generally flat terrain, commuting by bicycle is challenging in this area because. Travelling by transit can be at times challenging in this part of Calgary by reason of the low service level. Thankfully, property owners are served by a few bus lines, and the closest bus stop is usually very close. In contrast, driving is a good medium of transportation in Garrison Woods. It is easy to access a place to park.
It is generally feasible for property owners in this part of the city to purchase groceries on foot. Moreover, a restaurant is commonly just around the corner, and a limited variety of coffee shops can be found as well. In terms of education, it is a short walk to reach daycares and schools from anywhere in Garrison Woods.
Garrison Woods is a wonderful neighbourhood to buy a house in for those who prefer a slower-paced ambience. There are a few parks nearby for residents to enjoy and they are especially well-spread out, making it very easy to access them. This neighbourhood is very quiet overall, as the streets are generally very tranquil.