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The town of Stony Plain is surrounded by Parkland County, it’s adjacent to Spruce Grove, and it’s a 30 minute drive to Edmonton’s west end. This is a great place to live with all the pros of the city, but with the joy of living in a tight knit town close to the great outdoors. Stony Plain is an active community where you can pursue your passions and hobbies!

Community Facts

Stony Plain is within the Edmonton Capital Region. Highway 16A runs through Stony Plain, connecting it to Jasper to the west, and Spruce Grove and Edmonton to the east. It’s an easy getaway on the weekends to ski the slopes, go camping, or get some shopping in at West Edmonton Mall. Of course the town itself is full of things to do, from sports to community events to great local

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With ongoing plans within an already well-established community, Ermineskin is a mature neighbourhood in southwest Edmonton, with a great history and a big future. Thinking green space, curved, quiet streets, and close amenities? Ermineskin could be the neighbourhood you’ve been looking for.

Neighbourhood Facts

Most of the residences (70%) are rented apartments and condominiums, the rest are mostly single detached homes or row houses. This is a great place to purchase a rental property, with its easy access. Ermineskin is bound to the north by a utility corridor just north of 29 Avenue, to the east by Calgary Trail, to the south by 23 Avenue, and to the west by 111 Street. Many southern neighbourhoods have a curvilinear street pattern, and

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Beverly Heights is a mature neighbourhood in northeast Edmonton with a rich history of evolving from a small mining village to an Edmonton neighbourhood. It is a wonderful quirky area located along the North Saskatchewan River, offering city explorers non-stop adventure in nature and retail pursuits.

Neighbourhood Facts

With 72% of the homes being single detached homes and 22% being apartments in buildings less than five stories, this quaint neighborhood often reminds one of days gone by. Beverly Heights is bound on the north by 118 Avenue, on the east by 34 Street and 36 Street, on the west by 50 Street, and on the south by the North Saskatchewan River Valley. There are three public schools ranging from K-12, and one Catholic junior high school.

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Looking to be part of writing a new story for a developing neighbourhood? Now is the perfect time to get into a home in Central McDougall. This mature neighbourhood is the site of some promising revitalization and some true hidden gems of shops, restaurants, and more. Central McDougall is close to everything you need.

Neighbourhood facts

Central McDougall covers the area from 111 Avenue to 105 Avenue north-south, and 101 Street to 109 Street east-west. The neighbourhood contains one school, Edmonton Public School’s Victoria School for the Arts. This unique K-12 school has been a part of developing young artists in Edmonton for decades. The Royal Alexandra Hospital also sits within the neighbourhood. This is one of Edmonton’s major hospitals.

In

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Central, accessible, and with a strong sense of community, Parkdale is a neighbourhood with plenty of potential. Historic homes and redevelopment opportunities are plentiful in Parkdale. Whether you’re looking for an affordable first home, an income property, or a tight-knit community, Parkdale could have what you’re looking for.

Neighbourhood Facts

Parkdale is bound on the south by 112 Avenue, on the north by 118 Avenue, on the west by 89 Street, and on the east by the Capital Line of the LRT. Fort Road, a major roadway, links Parkdale with northeast Edmonton. Parkdale is comprised mostly of low-density, single family homes. The majority of homes in the neighbourhood are owner occupied.  St. Alphonsus Catholic Elementary Junior High is the only

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McConachie is a modern neighbourhood in northeast Edmonton with very exciting plans. This is the time to get in on the ground floor, with many apartments, condos, and single detached homes available already. The plans for McConachie include schools, parks, and commercial areas: the makings of a wonderful, fresh neighbourhood that you can be a part of shaping!

Neighbourhood Facts

Being a modern neighbourhood, 100% of the units we built after 2006, when the McConachie Neighbourhood Structure Plan was adopted. Development began quickly, and is still underway. Located in the Pilot Sound area, McConachie is bound to the north by Anthony Henday Drive, to the west by 66 Street, to the south by 167 Street, and to the east by 50 Street. Add in a close

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Woodcroft is a neighbourhood on the rise. Houses are becoming harder to come by, as the secret is out: Woodcroft’s location is excellent and prices are still reasonable. If you’re considering a move to a mature neighbourhood in northwest Edmonton, Woodcroft might be just the place.

Neighbourhood Facts

Woodcroft is bound by 118 Avenue on the north, 111 Avenue on the south, 142 Street on the west, and Groat Road to the east. Westmount Shopping Centre and Coronation Park also sit within the neighbourhood’s south end. It is a relatively small neighbourhood, with 895 households as of 2015.

The neighbourhood contains two schools, Ross Sheppard High School, and St. Mark’s Catholic Junior High. Woodcroft elementary was closed in the late 2000s. The

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A network of quiet cul-de-sacs, a corridor of green, and several stormwater lakes; Brintnell is an ideal modern suburban neighbourhood in northeast Edmonton. What makes Brintnell different is its prime location: Far enough away from the busy areas to be quiet, but not far enough away to feel disconnected.

Brintnell is bounded on the west by 50 Street, Manning Drive to the east, 167 Avenue to the north and 153 Avenue to the south. Part of Brintnell’s uniqueness stems from almost all (97%) of its units are owner-occupied; not entirely surprising when 94% of units are single family homes. There are no schools directly in Brintnell, but, Dr. Donald Massey Elementary-Junior High School lies in neighbouring Hollick-Kenyon; a short trip from Brintnell.

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Sitting adjacent to northwest Edmonton, St. Albert remains a city of its own despite being so close to Edmonton proper. St. Albert certainly has its own character, with its own river valley, old downtown area, one of the best farmer’s markets in the region, and plenty of community amenities.

With executive homes in its central area and eastern edge, the high end market is certainly covered here. But, that doesn’t mean you need to be a millionaire to live in St. Albert. Being a relatively large city, there are options to suit almost any taste and price range, from new developments and condos to larger lots in mature areas. And it’s all great. In fact, St. Albert was named the best city to live in in Alberta and the 7th best in Canada by MoneySense in

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Strathearn is quickly becoming one of Edmonton’s best-regarded mature neighbourhoods, and for good reason. Its prime location and stunning vistas make for excellent redevelopment opportunities and gorgeous homes. Its existing homes and apartments provide more affordable options while keeping its prime location. Strathearn is a gem.

Neighbourhood Facts

The neighbourhood is bounded on the south west by Connors Road, on the east by 85 Street, and on the north west by the North Saskatchewan River valley. Strathearn overlooks Gallagher park and the Coverdale neighbourhood to the northwest, while its north vistas overlooking 98 Avenue provide a great view of east downtown. 

The only school directly in Strathearn is Ecole Gabrielle-Roy, providing

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