Pleasantview Homes for Sale in Edmonton
Included below are homes for sale and real estate in Pleasantview, AB.
Pleasantview is a neighbourhood situated in southwest Edmonton. The neighbourhood features an active community league, plenty of park space, well-maintained pathways, tree-lined sidewalks and modern homes built on spacious lots. Also famous is Pleasantview's topography, a hill that offers breathtaking views of the surrounding neighbourhoods. Homes for sale in the area are predominantly single-family homes, duplexes, apartments, townhouses and row houses. The area consists of newer homes since older homes were replaced with modern homes on spacious lots. Pleasantview offers a convenient location close to all the essential amenities. To the south of the neighbourhood, Southgate Centre Shopping Mall features a Safeway, retail stores, restaurants and a whole lot more. Also, a few restaurants and stores can be found along Calgary Trail on the eastern portion of the neighbourhood. In terms of transit, Pleasantview is served by over 28 bus stops and the Southgate LRT Station is situated south just beside the mall. Those who drive have access to Whitemud Drive and Gateway Blvd, which provide quick commutes to the rest of the city.
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Pleasantview was formerly known as Martin Estate, after David Martin, one of the first settlers in the area. The neighbourhood was renamed in honour of its topographical feature (the hill with pleasant views) after the neighbourhood's subdivision in the mid-1900s. Part of Pleasantview has been part of Edmonton City since 1914, while the remaining part became part of the city after World War II. About 22% of the neighbourhood's residences were built in the mid-1940s. Most of these earlier residences were later replaced with newer homes. Majority of the residences (46%) were built during the 1960s, and the remaining (22%) were built during the 1970s. Pleasantview is bordered to the north by 61 Avenue, east by Calgary Trail, south by 51 Avenue and west by 111 Street.
Pleasantview Recreational Activities
Pleasantview has plenty of park space. Mount Pleasant Park features a spacious green space great for picnics and relaxation and a playground with play equipment. Angus Murray Park features more amenities maintained by the Pleasantview Community League. These include tennis courts, outdoor hockey rinks, and more green space.
Mount Pleasant Cemetery is also a great place to visit in the neighbourhood. You can take a quiet walk to explore the area and learn about the history of Pleasant view and some of the early residents of the area.
Whitemud Creek Ravine
For more outdoor adventures, Whitemud Creek Ravine is a few minutes west via Whitemud Drive. Places you can explore in the ravine include Rainbow Valley Park & Campground, which feature walking and hiking trails with beautiful views of the landscape. Also nearby is Snow Valley Ski Club, a ski resort with a beginner-friendly aerial park and an aerial adventure park. The resort features a variety of hills and certified instructors who offer skiing lessons.
Golf enthusiasts are just minutes away from two golf courses: The Derrick Golf & Winter Club and Mill Woods Golf Course. The Derrick Golf and Winter Club feature greens and fairways in great shape, a kids' play area, a gym and massage, curling and a restaurant with great food. Mill Woods features a great course, a park for kids, sports fields, a large dog park and also a great restaurant.
Best Restaurants around Pleasantview
Sushi Wasabi is the go-to place for authentic Japanese cuisine prepared with fresh ingredients. Their favourites include sashimi, California rolls, spicy tuna and scallop.
High Voltage Food & Coffee Bar is a great place to have breakfast or a snack. They have the best donairs, gyros, grilled wraps, bison and falafel.
OPA! of Greece serves the best Greek cuisine. Their calamari is delicious and their menu is full of other delicacies.
State & Main Kitchen & Bar is the place to go if you want to enjoy a delicious meal on a beautiful patio or in a welcoming atmosphere. They have a great brunch menu, delicious butter chicken, a great bartender, an excellent happy hour and much more.
Pleasantview House Prices
The average house price in 2021 for a house in Devon is around $542,000, the lowest price is around $80,000, and the highest price is around $1,700,000.
Mount Pleasant School (k-6) is the only neighbourhood school and one of the best schools in the area. Other nearby schools include Avalon Junior High School, Strathcona High School, Parkallen School (k-6), McKernan School (k-9), Malmo Elementary School and Allendale Elementary/Junior High School.