Glastonbury real estate guide & listings for sale
Glastonbury offers a slower-paced ambience and will appeal to home buyers who enjoy spending time outdoors. This part of the city is very quiet, as there are usually low levels of noise from traffic. Lastly, it is easy to reach green spaces in the neighbourhood since there are a few of them nearby for residents to check out.
This part of the city is an extraordinarily good part of Edmonton for driving. It is especially convenient to park, and most homes for sale are a reasonably short car ride from the nearest highway. In contrast, the public transit system in this part of the city is not very practical. Nevertheless, there are a few bus lines crossing the neighbourhood, and bus stops are ordinarily nearby. Glastonbury is suited for biking because the cycling network is excellent, and it is a flat ride to most destinations. It is inconvenient for pedestrians to navigate Glastonbury because very few common errands can be run without having to resort to a car.
Single detached homes are the most common housing type, representing around 55% of buildings in Glastonbury, but small apartment buildings and townhouses are also present in the housing stock. This part of the city is primarily composed of two bedroom and three bedroom homes. About 85% of the dwellings in the neighbourhood are occupied by homeowners while the rest are rented. This neighbourhood experienced its biggest building boom after the year 2000, so most of the available properties are from this time period.
It is generally feasible for property owners in this part of the city to shop for their groceries on foot. A small selection of restaurants and cafes is available as well. When it comes to education, there are no high schools and no primary schools in this part of Edmonton. Likewise, it can be challenging to access daycares on foot.