Virginia Park real estate guide & listings for sale
Home buyers who prefer a relaxed environment will enjoy Virginia Park. Most areas in this part of Edmonton are very quiet, as the streets tend to be very peaceful. Lastly, public green spaces, including Borden Park, are very well-spread out and there are a few of them nearby for residents to check out, which makes it very easy to get to them.
No matter the medium of transportation, it is quite convenient to move around in Virginia Park. The public transit network in Virginia Park is reasonably good. More specifically, there are a few bus lines, and bus stops are not very far-removed from most properties. This part of the city is also quite bike-friendly as there are a large number of bike lanes. Travelling by foot is not very popular in Virginia Park, even though carrying out daily needs is easy by walking. In contrast, getting around by car is especially convenient in this neighbourhood. It is very easy to come across a parking spot, and many properties for sale are a reasonably short drive from the nearest highway.
The substantial proportion of single detached homes in the housing stock of Virginia Park is an important part of its character. This area experienced its biggest building boom before the 1960s, so most of the available housing is from this time period. This part of Edmonton also has a good variety of housing size options; homes range from lofts to four or more bedrooms. Homeowners occupy about two thirds of the units in Virginia Park and one third are rented.
It is easy to access the nearest supermarket on foot from anywhere in Virginia Park. Likewise, those who like to dine in restaurants will have a fair number of opportunities. In terms of education, it is a rather short walk to access primary schools and daycares from most houses for sale in this part of Edmonton. On the other hand, Virginia Park does not contain any high schools.