Ellerslie real estate guide & listings for sale
Ellerslie is a very good neighbourhood to buy a house in for those who prefer a calm atmosphere. The noise levels in this area are very low, as the streets are usually very tranquil. Finally, there are a few green spaces nearby for residents to explore and they are especially well-spread out, making them easy to reach.
Cars are a great medium of transportation in Ellerslie. It is a reasonably short drive to the nearest highway from anywhere in this part of Edmonton, and it is easy to access a place to park. In contrast, Ellerslie is not very transit friendly. Thankfully, residents are served by a few bus lines, and most properties are very close to a bus stop. It is sometimes challenging for pedestrians to navigate this area because running daily errands is impractical. In contrast, the bike is a good means of transportation in Ellerslie as the cycling network is very well-developed, and there are a limited number of hills to challenge cyclists.
About three quarters of the population of this neighbourhood own their home and the remainder are renters. The predominant housing types in this area are single detached homes and row houses. A majority of the housing growth in this part of Edmonton has occurred following the year 2000. This neighbourhood offers mainly two bedroom and three bedroom homes.
In Ellerslie, families will generally be able to reach primary schools and daycares by walking. However, there are no high schools in this area. With respect to eating, it is easy to access the closest supermarket on foot from any location in Ellerslie.