Blatchford Area real estate guide & listings for sale
There is a wide variety of green spaces in Blatchford Area. Although this part of Edmonton is not home to any parks, parks are very well-spread out in nearby neighbourhoods, making it easy to get to them from a large number of locations within Blatchford Area. Finally, this neighbourhood is an excellent area for those who don't mind a little noise, as traffic can occasionally be loud during busier hours of the day.
This neighbourhood enables homeowners to move around using a diversity of methods of transportation. Owing to NAIT Station with access to the Metro Line, and about 10 nearby bus lines, Blatchford Area is quite transit friendly. Travelling by bicycle is also easy in this part of Edmonton as this neighbourhood boasts a fairly good bicycling infrastructure, and riding a bike is made easier by the generally flat terrain. Travelling by foot is not very popular in this area, despite the fact that running common errands is convenient by walking. On the other hand, the car is usually the best method of transportation in Blatchford Area. Finding a place to park is easy, and it is a short car ride to the nearest highway from any home in Blatchford Area.
Renters occupy roughly two thirds of the dwellings in Blatchford Area and one third are occupied by owners. Small apartment buildings are the most common housing type, representing most dwellings in this area, while the rest are mainly single detached homes. About 45% of properties in this area were constructed before the 1960s, while most of the remaining buildings were built in the 1960s. This neighbourhood has a good selection of housing sizes, ranging from lofts to four or more bedrooms.
It is often feasible for property owners in Blatchford Area to purchase groceries on foot. Furthermore, a restaurant is generally just around the corner, and residents are served by a few cafes as well. Concerning education, parents and their children will value that no matter where their property is located in Blatchford Area, high schools are nearby. On the other hand, there are no primary schools in this neighbourhood.