Ormsby Place real estate guide & listings for sale
People who prefer a relaxed ambience will enjoy Ormsby Place. The majority of locations within the neighbourhood have fairly good access to public green spaces, such as Willowby Park, since there are a few of them close by for residents to visit. This area is also great for those who like a quiet atmosphere, as there are usually low levels of noise from traffic.
Cars are a very good medium of transportation in this neighbourhood. It is easy to access a parking spot, and it is a rather short car ride to the nearest highway from any location in this area. In contrast, public transit users may find limited choices in Ormsby Place due to the infrequent service. Nevertheless, the neighbourhood is linked by around 10 bus lines, and bus stops are usually nearby. Bicycling is easy in this neighbourhood as there are a limited number of hills, and Ormsby Place is home to an excellent cycling infrastructure. This part of Edmonton is not particularly well-suited for those who travel by foot since most day-to-day needs are difficult to carry out by walking.
Ormsby Place experienced its most significant construction boom between 1960 and 1980, so most of the available housing is from this era. In this neighbourhood, most dwellings are single detached homes, while townhouses make up most of the remaining housing stock. About 70% of the units in the neighbourhood are occupied by homeowners whereas the rest are rented. This part of the city offers mainly four or more bedroom and three bedroom homes.
Parents and their children will find that wherever their property is located in Ormsby Place, schools and daycares are close by. Concerning eating, it is easy to access the closest supermarket on foot in this neighbourhood. There are also a limited number of opportunities for those who value restaurants within walking distance.