Rosslyn real estate guide & listings for sale
Rosslyn offers a slower-paced atmosphere and will appeal to those who enjoy spending time outdoors. Most areas in this neighbourhood are very quiet, as the streets tend to be very calm. Finally, there are a few public green spaces close by for residents to discover, including Rosslyn Park, and they are very well-distributed, which results in them being very easy to get to from many locations in this part of Edmonton.
This part of the city will appeal to home buyers that value different means of transportation. Owing to around 20 nearby bus lines, the public transit network in Rosslyn is quite convenient. Rosslyn is also a fairly pleasant part of Edmonton for pedestrians, although common amenities such as barbers or banks can be an occasionally long walk away. Bicycling is convenient in this area as there are a limited number of elevation changes, and there are countless bike lanes.
Single detached homes and townhouses are the main housing type in Rosslyn. This area is primarily composed of four or more bedroom and three bedroom homes. Roughly two thirds of the units in the neighbourhood are occupied by homeowners and one third are rented. This area experienced its largest building boom between 1960 and 1980, so most of the available housing stock is from this era.
The closest grocery store in Rosslyn is usually only a short walk away. Additionally, those who like to eat in restaurants will have a fair number of options, and a limited variety of cafes is available as well. It is also convenient to get to a selection of clothing stores on foot. With regards to education, both primary and secondary schools are straightforward to access on foot from most homes for sale in Rosslyn. On the other hand, families may find it difficult to access daycares as a pedestrian.