Brander Gardens real estate guide & listings for sale
Brander Gardens offers a slower-paced atmosphere and will appeal to home buyers who enjoy spending time outdoors. This part of Edmonton is reasonably quiet overall, as the streets tend to be quite peaceful. Finally, most locations in the neighbourhood have good access to green spaces, including Brander Gardens Park and Fort Edmonton Park, since there are a few of them nearby for residents to check out.
The favoured method of transportation in this part of Edmonton is usually driving. Most properties for sale are a short drive from the nearest highway, and it is very easy to park. In contrast, the public transit system in this part of Edmonton is fairly poor. Thankfully, the neighbourhood is connected by about 20 bus lines, and bus stops are not very far away from most residences. Travelling on foot is not very practical for home buyers in this part of the city as very few common errands can be run without having to resort to a car. In contrast, cycling is convenient in this part of Edmonton since the cycling infrastructure is excellent.
About one third of dwellings are small apartment buildings, making it easy to find apartments in Brander Gardens, while single detached homes and townhouses are also present in the housing stock. This neighbourhood offers mainly three bedroom and two bedroom homes. Roughly 55% of the properties in the neighbourhood are occupied by homeowners while the rest are rented. This area experienced its most significant building boom in the 1960s and 1970s, so most of the available homes are from this time period.
It is a rather short walk to access schools and daycares from anywhere in Brander Gardens. Families have the choice between public and private schools at both the elementary and secondary school level. Regarding food, house buyers in Brander Gardens will appreciate that a grocery store is always only a reasonably short walk away. Residents of this part of Edmonton are served by a few restaurants as well.