West Meadowlark Park real estate guide & listings for sale
West Meadowlark Park is a very good neighbourhood to buy a home in for those who prefer a relaxed atmosphere. There are a few public green spaces nearby for residents to visit, such as Johnny Bright Sports Park, which makes them very easy to access. Most areas in this area are very quiet, as there isn't a lot of street noise or city clamour.
This part of Edmonton affords home buyers several alternative means of transportation. The reasonably good public transit infrastructure makes transit a viable option for many owing to around 30 nearby bus lines. This neighbourhood is also a fairly convenient part of Edmonton for pedestrians; many daily needs can be met by walking. Commuting by bicycle is convenient in West Meadowlark Park as the terrain is quite flat, and this neighbourhood has a reasonably good bicycling infrastructure.
Single detached homes are the most common housing type, representing roughly 40% of buildings in West Meadowlark Park, and the remaining dwellings are mainly large apartment buildings, small apartment buildings, and townhouses. This neighbourhood has a good choice of housing sizes, ranging from lofts to four or more bedrooms. Around 60% of the population of this neighbourhood own their home and 40% are renters. Most of the housing growth in this part of Edmonton took place in the 1960s and 1970s.
In West Meadowlark Park, families will typically be able to get to schools and daycares by walking. Residents are served by public and private secondary schools. In terms of food, home buyers in West Meadowlark Park will be pleased to learn that a grocery store is always only a short walk away. Moreover, this part of the city is a fairly good place in which to eat out, and house buyers benefit from a few cafes as well. It is also easy to reach a number of clothing stores on foot.