Greenfield real estate guide & listings for sale
Greenfield offers a calm environment and will appeal to home buyers who enjoy spending time in green spaces. This area is very quiet, as there tend to be low levels of noise from traffic. Finally, the majority of locations in the neighbourhood have reasonably good access to green spaces, such as Greenfield Park, since there are a few of them nearby for residents to enjoy.
This part of Edmonton is very car friendly. Many properties for sale are a rather short car ride from the nearest highway, and it is very convenient to park. However, the public transit network in this area is not particularly practical. Thankfully, homeowners are served by around 10 bus lines, and most houses are very close to a bus stop. Bicycling is convenient in Greenfield since riding is facilitated by the generally flat terrain, and there are a very large number of bike lanes. It is occasionally challenging for pedestrians to navigate this area as most daily needs are impractical to carry out without the use of a car.
The sizeable percentage of single detached homes in the housing stock of Greenfield is an important part of its character. This area experienced its main building boom between 1960 and 1980, so most of the available homes are from this era. There is a higher proportion of four or more bedroom homes in this part of Edmonton. Homeowners occupy around 85% of the properties in Greenfield and the remainder are rented.
It is frequently an option for property owners in Greenfield to buy their groceries by walking. A small variety of restaurants can be found in Greenfield as well. In terms of education, families will welcome the proximity to daycares and schools, which are within walking distance from most properties for sale in this part of the city.