Edgemont real estate guide & listings for sale
The character of Edgemont is exemplified by its slower-paced environment. It is very easy to get to parks since there are around 30 of them close by for residents to visit. The noise levels in this neighbourhood are also very low, as the streets are very peaceful.
Driving is very often the best way to move around in this area. Parking is easy. However, commuting by transit can be at times challenging in Edgemont by reason of the service's low frequency. Nevertheless, the neighbourhood is connected by around 10 bus lines, and bus stops are generally nearby. Travelling on foot is not very convenient for house buyers in Edgemont as many daily needs are inconvenient to meet by walking. Even though bicycling is facilitated by the generally flat terrain, this part of Calgary is also not very amenable to cycling as.
Roughly 45% of properties in Edgemont were constructed in the 1980s, while most of the remaining buildings were built in the 1960s and the 1990s. Single detached homes and townhouses are the main housing type in this part of the city. Homeowners occupy about 85% of the dwellings in Edgemont and 15% are rented. This part of Calgary offers mainly three bedroom and four or more bedroom homes.
In all but a limited number of cases, a vehicle is required to shop for groceries. Nevertheless, pharmacies are typically easy to reach on foot and sell some staple foods. Residents can enjoy about 20 restaurants and cafes as well. In terms of education, families will appreciate the proximity to primary schools, which are within walking distance from the majority of houses for sale in Edgemont. In contrast, Edgemont does not have any high schools.