Ormsby Place real estate guide & listings for sale
Ormsby Place offers a slower-paced environment and will appeal to home buyers who enjoy spending time outdoors. Most areas in this neighbourhood are very quiet, as noise from the streets and other parts of the city is rarely an issue. Finally, there are a few public green spaces close by for residents to discover, including Willowby Park, and they are very well-situated, which makes it easy to reach them.
The best way to get around in Ormsby Place is very often a car. Nearby highways are easy to drive to from any location in this area, and it is easy to come across a parking spot. However, this neighbourhood is not an especially pleasant part of Edmonton for travelling by public transit. Nonetheless, property owners are served by around 10 bus lines, and bus stops are generally nearby. This part of the city is not especially well-suited for walking as very few daily needs can be met without having to use a car. On the other hand, it is convenient to commute by bicycle in this neighbourhood because Ormsby Place boasts a great cycling infrastructure, and the terrain is quite flat.
In Ormsby Place, around half of dwellings are single detached homes, while townhouses are the main alternative in the housing stock. This neighbourhood is primarily composed of four or more bedroom and three bedroom homes. Homeowners occupy about 70% of the dwellings in Ormsby Place while renters occupy the remainder. This area experienced its most significant construction boom in the 1960s and 1970s, so most of the available homes are from this era.
The nearest grocery store in this part of the city is typically only a rather short walk away. Residents of this area benefit from a few restaurants as well. With regards to education, parents and their kids will appreciate that wherever their home is located in this part of Edmonton, schools and daycares are close by.