Allendale real estate guide & listings for sale
People who prefer a calm environment will enjoy Allendale. There are a few public green spaces close by for residents to explore and they are especially well-spread out, making them very easy to access from many locations within the neighbourhood. This part of Edmonton is reasonably quiet overall, as the streets are usually calm.
No matter the medium of transportation, it is reasonably straightforward to move around in this neighbourhood. Active house buyers will enjoy the pedestrian-friendly nature of this part of the city; many common errands can be run on foot. Allendale is also suited for bicycling as the cycling infrastructure is especially well-developed, and there are a limited number of slopes. Travelling by public transit is easy in this area. There are a few bus lines traversing the neighbourhood, and bus stops are not very far-removed from most houses. This neighbourhood is also a very convenient part of Edmonton for moving around by car. Most homes for sale are a rather short drive from the nearest highway, and it is easy to find a place to park.
The proportions of renters and homeowners are about even. The majority of the housing stock of this neighbourhood is composed of duplexes and single detached homes, while the rest are mainly small apartment buildings. Around half of properties in this part of the city were constructed pre-1960, while most of the remaining buildings were constructed in the 1960s and the 2000s. This neighbourhood has a good variety of housing size options, ranging from lofts to four or more bedrooms.
The closest grocery store in this area is generally only a rather short walk away. Moreover, a restaurant is usually just around the corner. It is also convenient to get to a selection of clothing stores on foot. As far as education is concerned, parents and their children will welcome the proximity to daycares and schools, which are within walking distance from the majority of properties for sale in Allendale.