Crestwood Real Estate & Houses for Sale
The character of Crestwood is exemplified by its relaxed ambience. Most areas in this part of Edmonton are very quiet, as there are usually low levels of noise from traffic. Lastly, it is very easy to get to green spaces from most locations within the neighbourhood since there are a few of them nearby for residents to unwind in.
Biking is easy in Crestwood as riding is facilitated by the generally flat terrain, and the cycling infrastructure is excellent. Physically active property owners will also welcome the walk-friendly nature of Crestwood; many day-to-day errands can be run on foot. The public transit network in Crestwood is not especially practical. Nevertheless, the neighbourhood is connected by about 10 bus lines, and bus stops are not very far from most properties. On the other hand, the car is usually the best transportation option in Crestwood. Most real estate listings are a rather short drive from the nearest highway, and coming across a place to park is easy.
The housing stock of Crestwood is composed primarily of single detached homes and townhouses. This neighbourhood also has a variety of unit sizes - there is a higher proportion of four or more bedroom homes in this neighbourhood. Homeowners occupy roughly 80% of the properties in Crestwood and 20% are rented. A majority of the housing growth in this neighbourhood took place pre-1960.
It is very often practical for property owners in this neighbourhood to do their groceries by walking. Furthermore, there is commonly a restaurant or cafe just around the corner. It is also a rather short walk to a good selection of clothing stores. When it comes to education, parents and their kids will welcome the proximity to daycares and primary schools, which are within walking distance from most houses for sale in this area. In contrast, Crestwood does not contain any high schools.