Larkspur real estate guide & listings for sale
Larkspur offers a slower-paced atmosphere and will appeal to those who enjoy spending time in green spaces. This part of the city is very quiet overall, as there are low levels of noise from traffic. Finally, the majority of locations within the neighbourhood have fairly good access to public green spaces, including Larkspur Park, since there are a few of them nearby for residents to relax in.
Driving is an excellent transportation option in Larkspur. It is convenient to find a parking spot, and nearby highways are very easy to reach from any home in this part of the city. In contrast, the public transit network in Larkspur is not very practical. Thankfully, property owners benefit from approximately 10 bus lines, and most homes are very close to a bus stop. Larkspur is not very well-suited for walking because running day-to-day errands is difficult. In contrast, travelling by bicycle is convenient in Larkspur because there are many bike lanes, and it is an even ride to most destinations.
The homes in this neighbourhood are very modern, since roughly 45% of its dwellings were built in the 1990s, while most of the remaining buildings were constructed in the 1980s and the 2000s. In this part of Edmonton, many buildings are single detached homes, but small apartment buildings and townhouses are also present in the housing stock. Homeowners occupy roughly 85% of the properties in Larkspur whereas the remainder are rented. This neighbourhood offers mainly three bedroom and four or more bedroom homes.
It is very often practical for home buyers in Larkspur to buy their groceries by walking. Residents benefit from about 20 restaurants and cafes as well. Regarding education, in this neighbourhood, families will usually be able to reach primary schools by walking. On the other hand, Larkspur does not have any high schools.