Crestwood real estate guide & listings for sale
People who prefer a calm atmosphere will enjoy Crestwood. There are a few parks close by for residents to check out, including MacKenzie Ravine and McKenzie & MacKinnon Ravine, and they are very well-spread out, which makes it very easy to access them. This neighbourhood is especially quiet overall, as the streets tend to be very calm.
Crestwood is quite amenable to cycling as there are innumerable bike lanes, and bicycling is made easier by the generally flat terrain. Physically active property owners will also appreciate the quite pedestrian-friendly character of Crestwood; many day-to-day errands can be run on foot. Public transit users may have limited choices in this part of the city as a result of the low service level. Nevertheless, residents are served by approximately 10 bus lines, and bus stops are not very far away from most houses. On the other hand, travelling by car is straightforward in this part of the city. It is a rather short drive to the nearest highway from any home in Crestwood, and parking is generally easy.
About 80% of the properties in the neighbourhood are occupied by homeowners and 20% are occupied by renters. The large percentage of single detached homes in the housing stock of this area is an important part of its character. The homes in this neighbourhood are very old, because about 60% of its dwellings were constructed pre-1960, while the majority of the remaining buildings were built in the 2000s. This part of Edmonton is primarily composed of three bedroom and four or more bedroom homes.
In this part of the city, parents and their children will usually be able to get to daycares and primary schools on foot. However, there are no high schools in Crestwood. As far as eating is concerned, it is especially easy to access the closest supermarket by walking from most properties for sale in Crestwood. Additionally, there is commonly a restaurant or cafe in close proximity. It is also convenient to reach a selection of clothing stores on foot.