Strathearn Edmonton Homes For Sale

Included below are homes for sale and real estate in beautiful Strathearn, AB.

One of the oldest communities in Alberta, Strathearn is a residential neighborhood in the south-central quadrant of Edmonton, Alberta. 85 street is to the east of the neighborhood, to the north Saskatchewan river valley, and connecting the neighborhood to the southwest is Connors road.  Most of the homes in the area overlook the north Saskatchewan river, making Strathearn one of the most scenic neighborhoods in Edmonton. Strathearns central location offers amazing amenities like the Muttart Conservatory, Whyte Avenue, the River Valley Trail system, and easy access to Downtown. It has excellent schools within walking distance of most homes. Single-detached homes are the main type of dwelling here. But recently, the neighborhood has seen a surge in the availability of midrise apartments, duplexes, and low-rise apartments.

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Strathearn History

As mentioned, Strathearn is one of the oldest neighborhoods in Alberta. The neighborhood's history dates to 1907. In 1907, the city of Strathcona annexed Strathearn, five years later, Strathcona became part of Edmonton after Strathcona amalgamated with Edmonton.

Residents believe that the neighborhood inherited its name from the governor-general, Prince Arthur, Duke of Connaught, and Strathearn. Translated from Scottish, Strathearn means "the valley of the Irish" or "the Valley of River Earn."

The post-world war two period -between 1948 to 1945 is when many homes in the area originated. Consequently, most of the homes have large lots, and there are some older style strawberry box houses. This style of home is named after it's square foundation and because it looks like a strawberry box.  The older homes are pocket-friendly but may require some renovations.

Today, buyers may invest in upgraded or renovated homes infill homes, meticulously maintained war, and post-war homes, or move-in-ready low-rise apartments, mid-rise apartments, duplexes, story homes, or modern detached single homes.

Is Strathearn Safe?

Strathearn is one of the safest neighborhoods in Alberta. Compared to the national average, crime rates in Strathearn are three percent lower, and the neighborhood has a seventy-six out of a hundred livability score. That means Strathearn ranks higher than ninety-six percent of neighborhoods in Alberta when it comes to livability.

The cost of living in Strathearn is three percent higher than the Edmonton average and rental prices are equal to the Edmonton average.

Is Strathearn Noisy?

Apart from the recent nighttime LRT construction that runs through the neighborhood, Strathearn is a quiet and relaxed neighborhood. However, if you are near construction areas (Holyrood gardens), expect nighttime construction noise. Currently, there are plans to put up high-rise apartments and commercial areas.

Homes in Strathearn

Homes in Strathearn are a mix of old and new. Currently, most homes in the area are single-family homes, however, construction in Holyrood and Strathearn will add high-rise apartment buildings to the skyline. Most of the projects in the area aim to redevelop 1940/older townhouses. The new buildings range from six to twenty-five stories.

Residents on the northern and western boundaries of Strathearn enjoy unspoiled views of the valley and have easy access to the river park system.

Strathearn Community League

If you want to become part of the community, we recommend joining the Strathearn community league. Located at 9511 90 Street, Edmonton, Alberta, the community offers residents a plethora of programs, amenities, and neighborhood opportunities.

This is where you get to meet your neighbors, make new friends, and pursue business relationships. The community's garden offers you an opportunity to enjoy good health, and the joys of organic gardening. The garden is both a public park space and a community garden -maintained by the city. The programs and activities available at the league's headquarters include table tennis, you may join the AV club or art walk, or play soccer, skate, or swim, and you may join classes including Zumba, company family theater, Yoga, and barre.

It is fun for the whole family and a relaxing place to spend an afternoon or your free time.

Strathearn Amenities

As mentioned, most homes in Strathearn are within walking distance of vital amenities such as hospitals, restaurants, local businesses, schools, and recreational areas. Bonnie Doon Shopping center is a 10 to 12 minutes’ walk from the neighborhood. and walking to Edmonton city center takes thirty minutes on foot.

There are local businesses. Including cafes and restaurants, convenience and drug stores, shopping facilities, and community services at 75 street, 87 street, and 91 street. Silver heights park, splash park and playground, Edmonton ski club, Muttart Conservatory, and Bonnie Doon Leisure center provide residents with all the recreational facilities they may need. Montgomery medical clinic is located at 9212-95 avenue.

Schools in Strathearn

Schools within 30 minutes (walk) of the neighborhood include:

  • King Edward school: 8424 95 avenue Northwest Edmonton.
  • Ecole Enfantine: 8728 93 Avenue northwest Edmonton.
  • Holyrood School 7920 94 AVENUE Northwest Edmonton.
  • Vimmy Ridge sports School: 8205 90 Avenue northwest Edmonton.
  • Rutherford school:8620 91 street, Edmonton.
  • Ottewell school 9435 73 Street Northwest Edmonton.
  • Ecole Publique Gabrielle-Roy: 8728 93 avenue Northwest Edmonton.
  • Waldorf education society: 7211 96A Avenue Northwest Edmonton.

Libraries within 20 minutes of Strathearn

  • Edmonton Chinatown Chinese library:9540 102 Avenue 2ND Floor, Edmonton.
  • Edmonton public library: 8310 88 Avenue Northwest, Edmonton.
  • La cite Francophone: 8627 Rue Marie Anne Gaboury, Edmonton
  • Net user group: 8807 85 street New Edmonton AB T6C 3C4 85 Street Northwest, Edmonton.
  • Bibliotheque Saint Jean: 8406 Rue Marie Anne Gaboury, Edmonton.

Strathearn Commute

A new LRT route runs through the neighborhood making commuting into and out of Strathearn easy. The closest bus routes and LRTs in the area are:

Transport

Bus

route

Light train

Distance km

 

Bonnie Doon/Ritchie

323

Corona station

1.81

 

Bonnie Doon/central Baptism Manor

322

McEwan station

1.85

 

Riverdale/Kingsway

309

Bay enterprise station

1.57

 

Bonnie Capilano

307

Churchill station

1.37

 

Castle downs/downtown

151

Central station

1.34

 

West Edmonton mall

112

 

 

 

Capilano university

94

 

 

 

Meadows/downtown

90

 

 

 

Downtown/Capilano

85

 

 

 

Bonnie Doon/maple ridge/ meadows

83

 

 

 

Mill woods/downtown/Abbotts field

8

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Landmarks and Points of Interest Within 3km

  • Bonnie Doon Shopping Center.
  • Downtown Edmonton
  • Edmonton city center
  • Glenrose rehabilitation hospital
  • Kings university college
  • Royal Alexandra hospital
  • Kings university college
  • Alberta legislature building
  • Norquest college
  • Manulife place
  • Muttart Conservatory
  • Kinsmen Sports Centre
  • The River Valley

Strathearn Demographics

According to city data, there are 3002 individuals currently residing in Strathearn. Eighty-one percent of the population in the area speak English at home. Many of the residents in the area are in their thirties and forties.

The median income in Strathearn before taxes is $116,240.00

Strathearn Real Estate Statistics

The most expensive properties in Strathearn will cost you a million-plus, whereas the lowest priced property is a little over or under $200,000. Most buyers spend $360 per square foot.

Summary: Buy a Home in Strathearn

The community of Strathearn offers investors access to essential amenities, good schools, and the area is one of the most scenic neighborhoods in Alberta. If you buy a home in Strathearn, you become part of a friendly community that looks out for each other, the ongoing development projects offer opportunities, and you can easily access the city.

This is the type of place where everything you need is within thirty minutes. Furthermore, the streets are safe day and night, and the real estate prices are within reach of most families. A mix of old and new, this is a community that demands your attention.

To become part of the community, we recommend joining the Strathearn community league.

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Strathearn Real Estate Agents

If you need more information about Strathearn, contact Realtor Mathew Haupt via this number: 780-904-4666