Eastwood real estate guide & listings for sale
Eastwood offers a calm environment and will appeal to those who enjoy spending time in green spaces. This part of the city is quiet overall, as the streets are generally quite peaceful. Lastly, it is very easy to reach public green spaces in the neighbourhood, since there are a few of them close by for residents to check out and most homes for sale have a park nearby.
Regardless of the medium of transportation, it is quite simple to travel in Eastwood. Walking is quite feasible for residents in Eastwood; most day-to-day needs are easy to carry out without the use of a vehicle. It is also easy to commute by bicycle in Eastwood as there are a limited number of hills, and the cycling infrastructure is very good. With many nearby rapid transit stations with access to the Route 512, and approximately 10 nearby bus lines, residents can count on public transit to get around in this part of the city. Cars are also a very good transportation option in Eastwood. It is convenient to park, and it is a short drive to the nearest highway from any home in Eastwood.
In Eastwood, many buildings are small apartment buildings, but single detached homes and townhouses are also present in the housing stock. About 40% of homes in this part of the city were built in the 1960s and 1970s, while most of the remaining buildings were constructed pre-1960 and in the 1980s. This neighbourhood has a good choice of housing size options, ranging from lofts to four or more bedrooms. Renters occupy around two thirds of the units in Eastwood while the remainder are occupied by owners.
Families will find that wherever their house is located in this neighbourhood, daycares and schools are nearby. Residents are served by public and private elementary schools. When it comes to eating, a supermarket is generally accessible within a very short walk from most houses for sale in Eastwood. Likewise, a restaurant is typically just around the corner, and there are also a few coffee shops in this part of Edmonton. A decent choice of clothing stores can also be found within a reasonably short walking distance.