Hillview real estate guide & listings for sale
Home buyers who prefer a calm environment will enjoy Hillview. This area is very quiet, as the streets are usually especially peaceful. Lastly, it is very easy to reach parks from most locations in the neighbourhood since there are a few of them nearby for residents to unwind in.
Driving is a very good mode of transportation in this part of Edmonton. Parking is generally easy, and many real estate listings are a reasonably short car ride from the closest highway. However, Hillview is not very transit friendly. Nonetheless, the neighbourhood is linked by around 10 bus lines, and bus stops are typically nearby. Hillview is reasonably bicycling-friendly as the cycling network is very good. Many of the houses for sale in this neighbourhood are located in areas that are not very conducive to those who travel by foot since very few daily errands can be run without having to resort to a vehicle.
Single detached homes and row houses are the predominant housing type in Hillview. This area is primarily composed of three bedroom and four or more bedroom homes. Roughly two thirds of the population of this neighbourhood own their home whereas renters make up the remainder. This area experienced its largest construction boom in the 1960s and 1970s, so most of the available properties are from this time period.
Shopping for one's groceries often necessitates the use of a car in Hillview. Nonetheless, it is generally a rather short distance to the nearest pharmacy, which can supply some staple foods. There are also a few restaurants and cafes in this neighbourhood. In terms of education, parents and their schoolchildren will find that no matter where their home is situated in Hillview, daycares and primary schools are nearby. However, there are no high schools in Hillview.