Parkallen real estate guide & listings for sale
Home buyers who prefer a relaxed atmosphere will enjoy Parkallen. There are a few green spaces close by for residents to check out, including Ellingson Park, and they are especially well-located, which makes it very easy to access them. The noise levels in this neighbourhood are also quite low, as the streets tend to be reasonably peaceful.
No matter the medium of transportation, it is convenient to travel in this part of Edmonton. Thanks to a few nearby bus lines, this area is quite transit friendly. This neighbourhood is also a fairly pleasant part of Edmonton for pedestrians, although daily errands are sometimes challenging to run on foot. Parkallen is appropriate for biking as the terrain is quite flat, and the cycling infrastructure is great.
Homeowners occupy about 60% of the units in the neighbourhood while the rest are rented. Single detached homes are the most common housing type, representing roughly two thirds of dwellings in this part of the city, whereas the remainder are mainly small apartment buildings and duplexes. This neighbourhood experienced its largest construction boom pre-1960, so most of the available properties are from this era. This area offers mainly four or more bedroom and two bedroom homes.
The nearest grocery store in Parkallen is generally only a reasonably short walk away. Moreover, Parkallen is a fairly good place in which to eat out, and property owners are served by a few cafes as well. A good choice of clothing stores can also be found within a reasonably short walking distance. With regards to education, families will welcome that no matter where their house is located in Parkallen, daycares and schools are nearby.