Blackburne real estate guide & listings for sale
The character of Blackburne is exemplified by its calm atmosphere. Accessing public green spaces, such as Blackmud Creek Park, is very easy from the majority of locations within the neighbourhood since there are a few of them close by for residents to enjoy. Most areas in this part of Edmonton are very quiet, as there are low levels of noise from traffic.
The favoured method to get around in this part of Edmonton is very often a car. It is very easy to find a place to park, and it is a short drive to the nearest highway from any location in this neighbourhood. However, Blackburne is not very transit friendly. Nevertheless, there are a few bus lines, and it is especially convenient to reach a nearby bus stop from most houses. Blackburne is reasonably appropriate for bicycling as the cycling infrastructure is quite extensive. Walking is not very practical for residents in Blackburne since very few common errands can be run without the use of a vehicle.
In Blackburne, many dwellings are single detached homes, and the rest of the properties are mainly large apartment buildings and townhouses. Most housing in this neighbourhood was built in the 1990s, during its largest building boom. This part of the city offers mainly three bedroom and four or more bedroom homes. Roughly 95% of the population of this neighbourhood own their home and 5% are renters.
There are no high schools and no primary schools in Blackburne. Additionally, daycares are not particularly plentiful and consequently may require a long walk to get to. As far as eating is concerned, buying one's groceries frequently necessitates the use of a vehicle in Blackburne.