Grandin real estate guide & listings for sale
Grandin is quiet overall, as the streets are quite peaceful - however noise can be bothersome near the railway line.
Grandin is an extremely good part of St. Albert for driving. Nearby highways are very easy to reach from any home in Grandin, and it is especially convenient to park. On the other hand, the public transit service in this part of the city is not very frequent. Nevertheless, there are approximately 20 bus lines passing through the neighbourhood, and the closest bus stop is usually very close. It is impractical for pedestrians to move around in this area as few daily errands can be run without the use of a vehicle.
Single detached homes and townhouses are the main housing type in Grandin. Roughly two thirds of the properties in this neighbourhood were constructed in the 1960s and 1970s, while the majority of the remaining buildings were built in the 1990s. This neighbourhood offers mainly four or more bedroom and three bedroom homes. Around 80% of the units in the neighbourhood are occupied by homeowners whereas the remainder are rented.
Families will welcome that wherever their home is situated in this area, daycares and schools are close by. As far as food is concerned, the nearest supermarket in this part of St. Albert is generally only a reasonably short walk away. Residents can enjoy about 20 restaurants and cafes as well.