Wild Rose real estate guide & listings for sale
People who prefer a calm environment will enjoy Wild Rose. This area is especially quiet, as noise from the streets and other parts of the city is rarely an issue. Finally, the majority of locations within the neighbourhood have fairly good access to public green spaces, like Wild Rose Park, since there are a few of them close by for residents to check out.
This neighbourhood is very car friendly. The majority of houses for sale are a rather short car ride from the nearest highway, and parking is generally easy. On the other hand, Wild Rose is not very transit friendly. Thankfully, there are approximately 20 bus lines, and bus stops are not very far away from most residences. Getting around by bicycle is easy in this neighbourhood as the cycling network is excellent, and there are a limited number of slopes. Many of the houses for sale in this area are located in areas that are not very conducive to walking because very few daily errands can be run on foot.
The predominance of single detached homes in the housing stock of Wild Rose is an important part of its character. This part of Edmonton is primarily composed of three bedroom and four or more bedroom homes. Homeowners occupy about 90% of the units in Wild Rose and 10% are rented. This part of Edmonton experienced its most significant construction boom following the year 2000, so most of the available housing stock is from this era.
In Wild Rose, parents and their kids will usually be able to get to secondary schools by walking. In contrast, this part of the city does not have any primary schools. As far as food is concerned, the nearest supermarket in this neighbourhood is typically only a reasonably short walk away. There are also a few restaurants and cafes in Wild Rose.