Dovercourt real estate guide & listings for sale
People who prefer a calm atmosphere will enjoy Dovercourt. Green spaces, like Dovercourt Park, are especially well-located and there are a few of them close by for residents to relax in, making it easy to reach them. This part of Edmonton is also fairly good for those who prefer quiet surroundings, as the streets are reasonably tranquil.
This part of Edmonton is very car friendly. It is very easy to come across a place to park, and most houses for sale are a short drive from the closest highway. However, getting around by transit can be at times challenging in Dovercourt due to the service's low frequency. Thankfully, the neighbourhood is linked by about 10 bus lines, and it is very easy to reach a nearby bus stop from most homes. It is occasionally difficult for pedestrians to move around in this part of Edmonton as few daily needs can be carried out on foot. On the other hand, Dovercourt is reasonably suited for bicycling because the cycling infrastructure is reasonably well-developed, and there are few hills to challenge bike riders.
Single detached homes and townhouses are the main housing type in Dovercourt. A majority of the housing growth in this part of the city happened prior to the 1960s. This neighbourhood is primarily composed of four or more bedroom and three bedroom homes. Homeowners occupy about 70% of the dwellings in Dovercourt whereas renters occupy the remainder.
It is often possible for home buyers in Dovercourt to do their groceries by walking. Likewise, those who like to dine in restaurants will have a good number of choices, for example along 118th Avenue Northwest, and a small selection of coffee shops is available as well. Concerning education, families will appreciate that no matter where their house is located in Dovercourt, schools and daycares are nearby. At the elementary level, both public and private schools can be found.