Edmison Heights real estate guide & listings for sale
The character of Edmison Heights is exemplified by its calm ambience. Accessing public green spaces is easy in the neighbourhood, since most houses for sale have one a short walk away and there are around 10 parks close by for residents to discover. This part of Peterborough is also fairly good for those who like quiet surroundings, as there isn't a lot of street noise or city clamour.
The preferred way to navigate Edmison Heights is very often driving. It is especially convenient to park. Travelling on foot is not very feasible for house buyers in this part of the city as running common errands is challenging.
Single detached homes are the predominant housing type, representing most dwellings in Edmison Heights, while small apartment buildings and townhouses make up most of the remaining housing stock. This area has a good selection of housing size options, ranging from lofts to four or more bedrooms. About 70% of the units in the neighbourhood are occupied by homeowners whereas the remainder are rented. Around 45% of homes in this part of the city were built between 1960 and 1980, while the majority of the remaining buildings were constructed pre-1960 and in the 2000s.
In Edmison Heights, parents and their kids will generally be able to access primary schools by walking. However, high schools are not particularly abundant and therefore not always within walking distance. Concerning eating, doing one's groceries very often necessitates the use of a car in this neighbourhood. Nonetheless, pharmacies are generally easy to reach on foot and provide some basic food items. Residents of Edmison Heights are served by a few restaurants as well.