Blackburne real estate guide & listings for sale
People who prefer a slower-paced atmosphere will enjoy Blackburne. There are a few green spaces nearby for residents to check out, such as Blackmud Creek Park, and they are very well-situated, making it very easy to get to them from the majority of locations in this area. This part of Edmonton is also very good for those who enjoy a quiet atmosphere, as the streets are generally very tranquil.
Driving is an excellent medium of transportation in Blackburne. It is a short drive to the nearest highway from any location in this area, and accessing a place to park is easy. However, travelling by transit can be challenging in Blackburne as a result of the service's low frequency. Nonetheless, house owners have access to a few bus lines, and most properties are very close to a bus stop. Getting around by bicycle is easy in this part of the city because the cycling network is good. Walking is not very convenient for house buyers in Blackburne because very few common errands can be run on foot.
The predominant housing types in Blackburne are single detached homes and townhouses. This neighbourhood experienced its most significant building boom between 1990 and 2000, so most of the available housing stock is from this time period. This part of Edmonton is primarily composed of three bedroom and four or more bedroom homes. Roughly 95% of the population of this neighbourhood own their home whereas renters make up the remainder.
Blackburne does not have any high schools or primary schools. Likewise, daycares are not especially abundant and accordingly may require an extended walk to get to. With respect to eating, a car is usually needed in this part of the city to reach the nearest supermarket. A limited variety of restaurants is available in Blackburne.