Elmwood real estate guide & listings for sale
Home buyers who prefer a slower-paced ambience will enjoy Elmwood. This part of Edmonton is good for those who like a quiet atmosphere, as there isn't a lot of street noise or city clamour. Finally, it is easy to access parks from the majority of locations in the neighbourhood since there are a few of them nearby for residents to explore.
Elmwood will appeal to property owners that appreciate a variety of modes of transportation. Thanks to around 20 nearby bus lines, the public transit system in this part of the city is quite accessible. Physically active home buyers will also value the walk-friendly nature of Elmwood, although common amenities such as hair salons or laundromats can be an occasionally long walk away. Biking is convenient in Elmwood as the cycling network is good, and cyclists do not face significant elevation changes.
The large proportion of single detached homes in the housing stock of Elmwood is an important part of its character. This neighbourhood offers mainly four or more bedroom and three bedroom homes. Homeowners occupy about two thirds of the units in Elmwood while the rest are rented. Most of the housing growth in this area occurred in the 1960s and 1970s.
It is generally an option for house buyers in this part of the city to do groceries on foot. In addition, Elmwood is a fairly good place in which to eat out or go to a cafe. It is also a rather short distance to a reasonable selection of clothing stores. With respect to education, families will appreciate the proximity to schools and daycares, which are within walking distance from the majority of houses for sale in Elmwood.