Forest Lawn real estate guide & listings for sale
Forest Lawn is very good for those who like quiet surroundings, as noise from streets and other parts of the city is rarely an issue.
Forest Lawn is an extremely good part of St. Albert for moving around by car. Many properties for sale are a rather short drive from the closest highway, and it is very easy to come across a parking spot. On the other hand, getting around by public transit is difficult in Forest Lawn. Nevertheless, there are a few bus lines crossing the neighbourhood, and bus stops are not very far away from most houses. Walking is not very convenient for house buyers in this part of the city because few daily errands can be run on foot.
The large proportion of single detached homes in the housing stock of Forest Lawn is an important part of its character. This neighbourhood experienced its largest building boom between 1960 and 1980, so most of the available properties are from this time period. Although this part of the city is particularly good for those looking for four or more bedroom homes. Around 85% of the dwellings in the neighbourhood are occupied by homeowners while renters occupy the remainder.
In all but a few cases, a car is needed to shop for groceries. With regards to education, families will welcome that wherever their house is located in Forest Lawn, daycares and schools are nearby.