Blue Quill real estate guide & listings for sale
Home buyers who prefer a calm ambience will enjoy Blue Quill. Most areas in this part of the city are very quiet, as there are generally low levels of noise from traffic. Lastly, a large number of locations in the neighbourhood have reasonably good access to green spaces, such as Blue Quill Park, since there are a few of them nearby for residents to visit.
No matter the mode of transportation, it is simple to travel in Blue Quill. Blue Quill is a very convenient part of Edmonton for driving. It is convenient to find a parking spot, and many real estate listings are a reasonably short car ride from the nearest highway. The fairly good public transit infrastructure allows people to get to many destinations without needing a vehicle. The neighbourhood is served by around 20 bus lines, and it is especially convenient to reach a nearby bus stop from most properties. Most homes for sale in this part of the city are located in areas that are not particularly conducive to walking as few daily needs can be met on foot. In contrast, Blue Quill is reasonably bike-friendly because the bicycling network is especially well-developed, and cyclists do not face significant hills.
Renters occupy around two thirds of the units in the neighbourhood and owners occupy the remainder. Small apartment buildings are the predominant housing type, representing many dwellings in this neighbourhood, but single detached homes and townhouses are also present in the housing stock. Most of the housing growth in this area occurred between 1960 and 1980. This neighbourhood has a good choice of housing size options, ranging from lofts to four or more bedrooms.
In Blue Quill, families will usually be able to access daycares and schools on foot. When it comes to eating, in the majority of cases, a vehicle is required to shop for groceries. Nonetheless, it is generally a rather short walk to the nearest pharmacy, which can provide some basic food items. There are also a few restaurants in this part of Edmonton.