Blackmud Creek real estate guide & listings for sale
Blackmud Creek is a great neighbourhood to buy a house in for those who prefer a relaxed ambience. This area is especially quiet overall, as there tend to be low levels of noise from traffic. Finally, there are a few green spaces nearby for residents to discover, like Blackmud Creek Park, making it easy to access them.
Blackmud Creek is especially car friendly. Parking is generally easy, and most real estate listings are a reasonably short car ride from the nearest highway. In contrast, the public transit network in Blackmud Creek is not very practical. Nonetheless, there are a few bus lines, and bus stops are not very far from most residences. Most houses for sale in this part of the city are located in places that are not very conducive to those who travel by foot because very few common errands can be run without the use of a vehicle. On the other hand, the bike is a reasonably good method of transportation in this part of Edmonton as the bicycling infrastructure is very extensive, and there are a limited number of hills for cyclists to brave.
Most of the housing growth in Blackmud Creek has occurred following the year 2000. In this neighbourhood, the majority of buildings are single detached homes, while small apartment buildings are also present in the housing stock. Homeowners occupy roughly three quarters of the dwellings in Blackmud Creek while renters occupy the remainder. This area offers mainly three bedroom and two bedroom homes.
In Blackmud Creek, parents and their schoolchildren will usually be able to reach primary schools by walking. However, there are no high schools in this neighbourhood. In terms of food, the closest grocery store in Blackmud Creek is typically only a short walk away. There are also a limited number of options for those who appreciate close by restaurants and cafes.