Parkdale real estate guide & listings for sale
Home buyers who prefer a slower-paced environment will enjoy Parkdale. This area is reasonably quiet overall, as there isn't a lot of street noise or city clamour. Finally, there are a few public green spaces close by for residents to enjoy and they are very well-situated, which makes them very easy to access.
Regardless of the mode of transportation, it is reasonably convenient to move around in Parkdale. Active property owners will welcome the quite pedestrian-friendly character of this part of the city; running common errands is convenient on foot. Parkdale is also bike-friendly since there are countless bike lanes, and the area is flat. The reasonably good public transit infrastructure allows people to get to many destinations without needing a vehicle thanks to plenty of nearby rapid transit stations on the Route 512, and a few nearby bus lines. Travelling by car is also very convenient in Parkdale. Nearby highways are easy to drive to from anywhere in Parkdale, and it is easy to find a parking spot.
Around half of properties in Parkdale were constructed pre-1960, while many of the remaining buildings were constructed in the 1960s and the 2000s. In this neighbourhood, roughly half of dwellings are single detached homes, while small apartment buildings and duplexes are also present in the housing stock. The split between homeowners and renters is about even. This area has a good variety of unit sizes, ranging from lofts to four or more bedrooms.
House buyers in Parkdale will appreciate that a grocery store is always only a very short walk away. Moreover, there is often a restaurant or cafe in close proximity, for example on 118th Avenue Northwest. House buyers can find a good number of nearby clothing stores. When it comes to education, schools and daycares are convenient to access on foot from any location in this part of Edmonton.