Skyrattler real estate guide & listings for sale
Home buyers who prefer a calm environment will enjoy Skyrattler. There are a few public green spaces nearby for residents to unwind in, including Blackmud Creek Park, and they are very well-situated, resulting in them being very easy to get to from the majority of locations in this part of the city. This neighbourhood is also very good for those who like quiet areas, as the streets are usually very calm.
Regardless of the medium of transportation, it is quite easy to get around in Skyrattler. The car is very often the preferred method to navigate Skyrattler. It is a reasonably short drive to the closest highway from anywhere in Skyrattler, and parking is easy. The fairly good public transit infrastructure allows people to get to many destinations without needing a car due to about 30 nearby bus lines. This neighbourhood is not especially conducive to those who travel by foot since running common errands is sometimes challenging by walking. However, bicycling is easy in Skyrattler since this part of Edmonton features a great bicycling infrastructure.
In Skyrattler, the majority of dwellings are small apartment buildings, and the remaining houses are mainly single detached homes and townhouses. Most homes in this part of Edmonton were built between 1960 and 1980, during its largest construction boom. This area also has a good choice of housing sizes - it is quite easy to find houses ranging from lofts to four or more bedrooms. The proportions of renters and homeowners are about even.
In Skyrattler, families will usually be able to reach both primary and secondary schools by walking. However, parents may consider it difficult for their kids to access daycares as a pedestrian. When it comes to eating, house buyers in Skyrattler will appreciate that a grocery store is always only a rather short walk away. A limited number of restaurants and cafes are available as well.