Terrace Heights real estate guide & listings for sale
Terrace Heights is a very good neighbourhood to buy a home in for those who prefer a calm environment. This part of the city is very quiet, as the streets tend to be very tranquil. Lastly, green spaces, such as Fulton Ravine, are especially well-spread out and there are a few of them nearby for residents to check out, which makes it very easy to reach them from many locations in this area.
Commuting by car is easy in this part of the city. It is very convenient to find a parking spot. In contrast, public transit users may find limited choices in Terrace Heights as a result of the service's low frequency. Nonetheless, residents are served by about 10 bus lines, and bus stops are not very far from most homes. Many of the houses for sale in this part of Edmonton are located in places that are not particularly convenient for those who travel by foot as few daily needs can be met by walking. On the other hand, Terrace Heights is reasonably bike-friendly because the terrain is flat, and the cycling infrastructure is fairly good.
Single detached homes are the predominant housing type, representing about 55% of buildings in Terrace Heights, while the remainder are mainly large apartment buildings, small apartment buildings, and duplexes. Most homes in this part of the city were constructed before the 1960s, during its biggest building boom. This area has a good choice of unit sizes, ranging from lofts to four or more bedrooms. Homeowners occupy about 55% of the properties in Terrace Heights while the rest are rented.
It is easy to get to the closest supermarket by walking from any location in this part of Edmonton. Furthermore, residents won't have to look far to take advantage of the closest coffee shop, and there are also a limited number of choices for those who appreciate close by restaurants. With regards to education, in this part of Edmonton, parents and their kids will generally be able to reach schools and daycares by walking.