Balwin Homes for Sale
Long and situated close to some great shopping areas, Balwin is a charming neighborhood less than 10 kilometers north of Downtown Edmonton. Several major roads, such as the Yellowhead Highway, run parallel to its borders, making it a location that’s both convenient and beautiful. Well-established since the late 1940s, this neighbourhood offers residents a safe, family-friendly environment. There are several nearby schools, park facilities, and scenic neighbourhood views in every direction. Buyers can take advantage of the variety here, with both apartments and single-family dwellings readily available.
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Location, location, location! Balwin real estate is surrounded by essential amenities, schools, public service agencies, and so much more. At the same time, it’s a lovely community with a small town feel despite being less than 15 minutes outside of Downtown Edmonton. Properties are affordable too, with an average listing price around $300,000.
Bungalow-style homes are on the smaller end of the scale, making them ideal for those seeking to downsize. They’re great for small families, too, as well as empty nesters and retirees. Streets are organized into a traditional grid pattern around older homes. Newer properties tend to sit on curved crescent streets close to the outer edges of Balwin.
Apartments tend to be located on the western side of Balwin, which is close to the Fort Medical Clinic, pharmacies, and shopping centre. Views from balconies are wonderful, spanning across several lush neighbourhoods.
Schools are typically within convenient walking distance. Choose from Princeton School, Balwin School, St. Francis of Assisi Elementary School, and several others located nearby.
Baldwin Park, Zoie Gardner Park, and Delwood Park grant opportunities for family time, picnics, and peaceful moments. Mere minutes away is the stunning Kennedale Ravine, which is a green belt that stretches from the Sifton Park neighbourhood all the way to the North Saskatchewan River.
Living in and around Balwin
If you love a balance between city life and natural spaces, then life in Balwin is for you! Not only are there many green spaces and parks nearby, but there is also shopping, dining, and entertainment located practically on the community’s doorstep.
Shopping options abound in and around Balwin, from big box stores to unique boutiques. The Balwin area is also known for its great dining options, where you can get everything from fast food to gourmet meals. See just a few of these delicious places to eat below:
- Rice King Vietnamese Noodle House
- Sapporo Ramen and Bubble Tea
- Sal’s Famous Donairs
- Pizza 66
- Famous Steak & Pizza
Downtown Edmonton is less than 10 kilometers away, making it the perfect place to take the family on a day trip or even a vacation. Check out all sorts of places to explore, such as Rogers Place, the Royal Alberta Museum, the famous Oliver Square, and many others!
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Listing information last updated on February 15th, 2019 at 2:16pm MST.