Avalon real estate guide & listings for sale
Avalon is a good neighbourhood to buy a house in for those who prefer a slower-paced environment. This part of the city is quiet, as there are generally low levels of noise from traffic. Finally, public green spaces are especially well-spread out and there are a few of them close by for residents to enjoy, which results in them being easy to get to from most locations in Avalon.
Driving is usually the preferred transportation option in Avalon. It is very convenient to come across a place to park, and it is a short car ride to the nearest highway, such as Idylwyld Drive, from any location in this part of Saskatoon. In contrast, getting around by transit can be difficult in Avalon as a result of the service's low frequency. Nevertheless, homeowners are served by a few bus lines, and it is especially convenient to find a nearby bus stop from most homes. It is impractical for pedestrians to move around in this area since running common errands is inconvenient on foot.
Most homes in Avalon were built pre-1960, during its most significant building boom. The predominance of single detached homes in the housing stock of this area is an important part of its character. Homeowners occupy roughly three quarters of the properties in Avalon and one quarter are rented. This neighbourhood offers mainly four or more bedroom and three bedroom homes.
Home buyers in Avalon generally need a vehicle to travel to the closest supermarket. Nevertheless, pharmacies are generally easy to access on foot and provide some basic food items. A small selection of restaurants is available in Avalon as well. When it comes to education, families will find that wherever their house is located in this part of the city, daycares and primary schools are close by. On the other hand, Avalon does not contain any high schools.