Sifton Park real estate guide & listings for sale
The character of Sifton Park is exemplified by its slower-paced atmosphere. This area is reasonably quiet, as there tend to be low levels of noise from traffic. Finally, green spaces, like Kennedale Ravine and Sifton Park, are very well-situated and there are a few of them nearby for residents to relax in, which makes it very easy to access them from many locations in the neighbourhood.
Sifton Park permits property owners to get around by several modes of transportation. This area is quite transit friendly by reason of a few nearby bus lines. It is also convenient for pedestrians to move around in this area, although meeting daily needs is sometimes challenging on foot. Sifton Park is quite appropriate for cycling because there are a limited number of elevation changes, and the cycling infrastructure is excellent.
In Sifton Park, roughly 45% of dwellings are small apartment buildings, and the remaining homes are mainly single detached homes and townhouses. Most housing in this part of Edmonton was built in the 1960s and 1970s, during its biggest construction boom. This part of the city also has a good selection of unit sizes; properties range from lofts to four or more bedrooms. Around two thirds of the population of this neighbourhood rent their home and one third are owners.
Property owners in Sifton Park will welcome that a grocery store is always only a very short walk away. Likewise, there is often a restaurant or cafe just around the corner. It is also convenient to get to a selection of clothing stores on foot. Concerning education, families will welcome that no matter where their house is situated in this part of the city, daycares and schools are nearby.