Laurier Heights Edmonton Real Estate
Located in one of the most picturesque areas of the city, Laurier Heights overlooks the North Saskatchewan River valley. This natural boundary gives this family-oriented neighbourhood lots of green space and natural beauty.
While commonly known as Laurier Heights, there is one part of this established neighbourhood that runs along Buena Vista Road and this area is often referred to as Buena Vista. Laurier Heights is bordered by 87 Avenue, Buena Vista Road, 149 Street, Whitemud Drive and the North Saskatchewan River Valley.
With the bulk of the homes in Laurier Heights built after World War II, this neighbourhood features primarily single-family homes on nice large tree-lined lots. This city of Edmonton neighbourhood has something for every homeowner. With two senior citizen homes in the area, Canterbury Court and Canterbury Manor, you get an interesting mix within the community. There is one school in the neighbourhood, Laurier Heights Elementary School is run by the Edmonton Public School board.
One of the premier attractions in this neighbourhood is the Valley Zoo. This family-focused petting zoo is in the river valley and is accessible via Buena Vista Road. You will also find Laurier Park in the nearby neighbourhood. This park as well as Buena Vista Park are popular choices for families and people looking to get outside and enjoy the best of the area.
Living in Laurier Heights, you will have easy access to south end amenities with nearby Whitemud Drive. With easy access to the West Edmonton Mall as well as the Southgate Centre and Fort Edmonton Park, you will find this is a premier neighourhood for good reason.
Be sure to visit the nearby neighbourhoods of Parkview, Lynnwood, and Quesnell Heights.