MacEwan real estate guide & listings for sale
The character of MacEwan is exemplified by its slower-paced environment. This part of the city is wonderful for those who like a quiet atmosphere, as the streets are generally very calm. Lastly, there are a few green spaces close by for residents to check out and they are very well-distributed, making it easy to reach them from the majority of locations within this neighbourhood.
The car is usually the best way to get around in MacEwan. It is straightforward to park, and it is a short car ride to the closest highway from anywhere in this neighbourhood. However, MacEwan is not an especially pleasant part of Edmonton for moving around by public transit. Nonetheless, there are a few bus lines crossing the neighbourhood, and bus stops are not very far away from most homes. This part of the city is reasonably bicycling-friendly because the topography is flat, and the cycling network is very well-developed. Walking is not very feasible for property owners in MacEwan as meeting daily needs is difficult on foot.
Single detached homes are the main housing type, representing about half of dwellings in MacEwan, but small apartment buildings and townhouses are also present in the housing stock. This neighbourhood offers mainly two bedroom and three bedroom homes. Homeowners occupy roughly 80% of the dwellings in MacEwan while the rest are rented. This part of the city experienced its main building boom following the year 2000, so most of the available housing stock is from this time period.
Home buyers in this part of the city will appreciate that a grocery store is always only a reasonably short walk away. There are also a few opportunities for those who care about nearby restaurants. Concerning education, in MacEwan, families will typically be able to reach daycares by walking. In contrast, there are no primary schools and no high schools in MacEwan.