Albany Homes for Sale in Edmonton
Included below are homes for sale and real estate in Albany, AB.
Albany is a newer neighbourhood located in northwest Edmonton, within The Palisades area. The community offers a pleasant living environment with affordable homes in proximity to good schools, major road arteries, natural areas and shopping amenities. Albany real estate features modern and stylish homes comprising townhomes, condos and a few single-family homes. The area is still in development, so residents will in the near future get access to more green spaces and other recreational amenities. The most convenient aspect of Albany is shopping, as the community is home to Albany Market Square, situated in the southeastern corner. It features a Walmart Supercentre, shopping mall, two banks, clinic, pet store, restaurants and other stores. East of the market square, just across 127 St, is Newcastle Shopping Centre which offers more services. Commuters have access to several bus stations along 167 Avenue, while drivers enjoy immediate access to Anthony Henday Drive and 127 Street, which provide a gateway to the rest of Edmonton.
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Albany was established in 2009 through the adoption of The Palisades Area Structure Plan. Albany is a growing community still undergoing development and will soon feature more pathways and trails leading to stormwater ponds, playgrounds and green spaces.
Albany is bounded on the north and west by Anthony Henday Drive, east by 17 Street, and south by 167 Avenue.
Albany Outdoor and Recreational Activities
Albany features several pathways and trails that lead to stormwater ponds and other natural areas within the neighbourhood and surrounding communities. These are great for biking, walking and running.
East of Albany, just a stone’s throw away in Newcastle Shopping Centre is LA Fitness. The facility features a variety of equipment for working out along with instructors to help those who need help achieving their goals. Other perks include a swimming pool, swimming lessons, basketball court, hot tub and sauna.
Ice skating enthusiasts in Albany are surrounded by several arenas including, Jarome Iginla and Kinex Arenas, Castle Downs Arena and CAC Arena, all of which are just a few minutes' drive away.
Golfers can also check out nearby golf clubs such as Cattail Crossing Golf & Winter Club, Sturgeon Valley Golf & Country Club and Twin Willows Golf Club.
Those Interested in beautiful sceneries, gardens, and nature can visit Holy Cross Cemetery and Mausoleum, St Albert Botanic Park and Celebration Garden.
Best Restaurants in Albany
Thanks to Albany Market Square and Newcastle Shopping Centre, residents are within walking distance of some great eateries.
Paramount Fine Foods is considered the best middle eastern restaurant in Edmonton. They are known for their Lebanese cuisine and other authentic middle eastern dishes. They have everything from appetizers, main course to desserts. Favourites among diners include freshly baked bread, the appetizer menu, mixed grill, and moutabbal. They also have a play area for kids.
Browns Socialhouse Albany is a great place to enjoy delicious food and drinks while catching your favourite game. Diners love the happy hour menu, nachos, blackened chicken salad and the inviting atmosphere.
Memphis Blues is a barbecue restaurant serving delicious meals in a place with great ambience and inviting music. Diner favourites include the brisket meal, cornbread, Memphis platter, Jambalaya, and dry bub.
Albany House Prices
The average price for a house in Albany is around $281,000. The lowest is around $170,000, while the highest is $643,000. The sizes of the homes range from 700 sq. ft. to 2300 sq. ft.
As of now, there are no schools within Albany, but the surrounding area is a high-density school area with some great schools just a few blocks away. These include Elizabeth Finch Elementary/Junior High School, Dunluce School (k-6), St. Lucy Catholic School (k-6), Leo Nickerson Elementary School and Paul Kane High School.