Montrose real estate guide & listings for sale
Home buyers who prefer a relaxed ambience will enjoy Montrose. Most areas in this part of Edmonton are reasonably quiet, as the streets tend to be quite tranquil - although that is not the case near the railway line. Lastly, public green spaces are very easy to get to since there are a few of them nearby for residents to explore.
This neighbourhood offers property owners the choice between a diversity of means of transportation. With a few nearby bus lines, the public transit system in Montrose is convenient. Active people will also be pleased with the reasonably pedestrian-friendly nature of this part of Edmonton, although daily errands are sometimes difficult to run without the use of a car. Biking is convenient in Montrose because there are few slopes to confront bike riders, and there are a fair number of bike lanes.
Single detached homes are the main housing type, representing most buildings in Montrose, and the rest are mainly small apartment buildings and duplexes. This area has a good choice of housing sizes, ranging from lofts to four or more bedrooms. Homeowners occupy roughly 55% of the units in Montrose and 45% are rented. Most housing in this neighbourhood was built pre-1960, during its main building boom.
Schools and daycares are easy to get to on foot from most homes for sale in this part of Edmonton. With regards to food, it is usually possible for house buyers in Montrose to purchase their groceries by walking. Furthermore, those who like to dine in restaurants will have a good number of choices, and a limited selection of coffee shops can be found as well.