Kirkness real estate guide & listings for sale
Kirkness offers a calm environment and will appeal to home buyers who enjoy spending time outdoors. It is easy to reach green spaces in the neighbourhood since there are a few of them close by for residents to relax in. This area is very quiet overall, as there are generally low levels of noise from traffic.
Cars are a very good mode of transportation in this neighbourhood. It is convenient to park. On the other hand, Kirkness is not particularly transit friendly. Nevertheless, residents benefit from a few bus lines, and most homes are very close to a bus stop. Most houses for sale in this part of Edmonton are located in places that are not especially suitable for those who travel by foot because most daily needs are impractical to carry out on foot. On the other hand, this neighbourhood is quite appropriate for biking because the cycling infrastructure is very comprehensive, and there are a limited number of elevation changes to challenge cyclists.
Homeowners occupy about 60% of the units in Kirkness whereas the rest are rented. In this neighbourhood, about half of buildings are single detached homes, but small apartment buildings and townhouses are also present in the housing stock. Roughly one third of properties in this area were built in the 1980s, while most of the remaining buildings were constructed in the 1960s and the 1990s. This part of the city also has a good variety of housing sizes; it is quite easy to find houses ranging from lofts to four or more bedrooms.
It is a rather short walk to access primary schools and daycares from most houses for sale in this part of Edmonton. In contrast, this area does not have any high schools. With respect to eating, the nearest supermarket in Kirkness is typically only a rather short walk away. There are also a few restaurants in Kirkness.