River Valley Laurier real estate guide & listings for sale
The character of River Valley Laurier is exemplified by its slower-paced atmosphere. The noise levels in this neighbourhood are low, as the streets are generally reasonably tranquil. Finally, green spaces, like Quesnell Ravine and Sir Wilfrid Laurier Park, are very well-situated and there are a few of them nearby for residents to visit, making them very easy to get to.
River Valley Laurier is especially car friendly. The majority of properties for sale are a short car ride from the closest highway, and finding a parking spot is quite easy. However, public transit users may experience limited options in River Valley Laurier as a result of the low service level. Thankfully, the neighbourhood is connected by a few bus lines, and the closest bus stop is usually very close. This part of Edmonton is bike-friendly since the bicycling infrastructure is quite comprehensive. River Valley Laurier is not very well-suited for walking as most daily needs are inconvenient to meet by walking.
In River Valley Laurier, the overwhelming majority of dwellings are single detached homes, but duplexes are also present in the housing stock. This part of the city experienced its largest building boom between 1960 and 1980, so most of the available housing is from this time period. There is a higher proportion of four or more bedroom homes in this area. Homeowners occupy nearly 95% of the properties in River Valley Laurier while renters occupy the remainder.
Getting to the nearest grocery store by walking is practical for some, but not all, property owners in River Valley Laurier. A small selection of cafes can be found as well. As far as education is concerned, families will value that no matter where their house is situated in River Valley Laurier, primary schools are close by. On the other hand, this neighbourhood does not contain any high schools.