Akinsdale real estate guide & listings for sale
Akinsdale is very good for those who prefer quiet surroundings, as noise from streets and other parts of the city is rarely an issue.
The best transportation option in this part of St. Albert is very often driving. It is a short car ride to the closest highway from any location in Akinsdale, and finding a parking spot is easy. However, this part of St. Albert is not very transit friendly. Nevertheless, there are a few bus lines passing through the neighbourhood, and bus stops are not very far away from most properties. It is challenging for pedestrians to navigate Akinsdale since running daily errands is inconvenient by walking.
Akinsdale experienced its biggest construction boom in the 1960s and 1970s, so most of the available housing stock is from this time period. In this part of St. Albert, the majority of dwellings are single detached homes, while the rest are mainly small apartment buildings. Roughly 80% of the population of this neighbourhood own their home and 20% are renters. This part of the city offers mainly three bedroom and four or more bedroom homes.
It is a reasonably short walk to get to both primary and secondary schools from most homes for sale in Akinsdale. However, it can be difficult to access daycares on foot. With respect to food, some, but not all, property owners in Akinsdale will live within walking distance of the closest supermarket. Residents are served by around 10 restaurants and cafes as well.