Sherbrooke real estate guide & listings for sale
Despite the somewhat busy feel, there are a lot of green spaces to enjoy in Sherbrooke. Parks are especially well-spread out and there are a few of them close by for residents to check out, resulting in them being easy to access from the majority of locations in Sherbrooke. This area remains relatively quiet, as there are few people out and about on the streets; however.
Regardless of the means of transportation, it is quite easy to get around in this area. Sherbrooke is transit friendly. There are about 10 bus lines passing through the neighbourhood, and the closest bus stop is generally very close. Active people will also enjoy the reasonably pedestrian-friendly nature of this part of Edmonton, although common amenities such as hardware stores or hair salons can be an occasionally long walk away. The bike is a fairly good means of transportation in this neighbourhood as the bicycling network is good, and there are a limited number of slopes.
Single detached homes and townhouses are the predominant housing type in Sherbrooke. This neighbourhood experienced its most significant construction boom prior to the 1960s, so most of the available housing is from this time period. This part of the city offers mainly four or more bedroom and three bedroom homes. Roughly 55% of the population of this neighbourhood own their home and renters make up the remainder.
A supermarket is usually reachable within a reasonably short walk from any location in this neighbourhood. In addition, Sherbrooke is a good place in which to go out to eat. In terms of education, parents and their kids will appreciate that no matter where their property is located in this area, both primary and secondary schools are nearby. In contrast, there are only a limited number of daycares and consequently they can be a long walk away.