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University Area

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University Area

The University of Alberta is centrally located, right across the river from downtown Edmonton. Although its comprised of four campuses, when we refer to “University Area” real estate we really mean the neighbourhoods closest to the main campus: McKernan, Parkallen, Pleasantview, Queen Alexandra, Walterdale, Mayfair, Strathcona, Windsor Park, Ritchie, Hazeldean, Argyll, and Mill Creek Ravine. University Area residential real estate offers plenty of greenery & great condo options for students.

Real Estate Statistics

Average Price $573K
Lowest Price $80K
Highest Price $5M
Total Listings 461
Avg. Price/SQFT $378

Property Types (active listings)

University Area Home Styles

Traditionally the University Area consisted mostly of small bungalow-style homes and condos; however, modern infill properties are becoming more prominent throughout the University Area. Whether you are looking for a character home, a modern new-build or the convenience of a condominium residence, you will find it along with picturesque tree-lined streets and access to the river valley. 

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# 202 10746 80 Avenue Nw, Edmonton

$220,000

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# 202 10746 80 Avenue Nw, Queen Alexandra, Edmonton

ACTIVE - Condo / Townhouse - 1 1 Bed 1 Bath 784 SqFt
Courtesy Of Nathan Mol Of Liv Real Estate
# 1401 10135 Saskatchewan Drive Nw, Edmonton

$229,000

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# 1401 10135 Saskatchewan Drive Nw, Strathcona, Edmonton

ACTIVE - Condo / Townhouse - 1 2 Beds 2 Baths 1,088 SqFt
Courtesy Of Nathan Mol Of Liv Real Estate
# 107 11011 86 Avenue Nw, Edmonton

$215,000

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# 107 11011 86 Avenue Nw, Garneau, Edmonton

ACTIVE - Condo / Townhouse - 1 1 Bed 1 Bath 807 SqFt
Courtesy Of Nathan Mol Of Liv Real Estate
9009 Saskatchewan Drive Nw, Edmonton

$2,950,000

New

9009 Saskatchewan Drive Nw, Windsor Park, Edmonton

ACTIVE - Single Family - 6 Beds 5 Baths 3,621 SqFt
Courtesy Of Nikita Gylander Of Local Real Estate
11208 49 Avenue Nw, Edmonton

$549,000

New

11208 49 Avenue Nw, Malmo Plains, Edmonton

ACTIVE - Single Family - 4 Beds 2 Baths 1,106 SqFt
Courtesy Of Fan Yang Of Mozaic Realty Group
9354 98a Street Nw, Edmonton

$449,000

New

9354 98a Street Nw, Strathcona, Edmonton

ACTIVE - Single Family - 1 Bed 2 Baths 977 SqFt
Courtesy Of Raman Perhar Of RE/MAX River City
Nw, Edmonton

$485,000

New

Nw, Strathcona, Edmonton

ACTIVE - Single Family - 4 Beds 2 Baths 821 SqFt
Courtesy Of Brent MacIntosh Of RE/MAX River City
10621 62 Avenue Nw, Edmonton

$404,900

New

10621 62 Avenue Nw, Allendale, Edmonton

ACTIVE - Single Family - 5 Beds 2 Baths 1,156 SqFt
Courtesy Of Lori Crozier Of Schmidt Realty Group Inc
10819 80 Avenue Nw, Edmonton

$375,000

New

10819 80 Avenue Nw, Queen Alexandra, Edmonton

ACTIVE - Single Family - 3 Beds 1 Bath 1,457 SqFt
Courtesy Of Natasha Aiello Of Infinite Realty Service
10809 54 Avenue Nw, Edmonton

$545,000

New

10809 54 Avenue Nw, Pleasantview, Edmonton

ACTIVE - Single Family - 5 Beds 4 Baths 1,384 SqFt
Courtesy Of Darya Pfund Of Stratten Gates Real Estate Ltd.
11559 80 Avenue Nw, Edmonton

$579,900

New

11559 80 Avenue Nw, Belgravia, Edmonton

ACTIVE - Single Family - 5 Beds 1 Bath 1,149 SqFt
Courtesy Of Michael Pavone Of RE/MAX Elite
11729 71a Avenue Nw Nw, Edmonton

$823,800

New

11729 71a Avenue Nw Nw, Belgravia, Edmonton

ACTIVE - Single Family - 6 Beds 4 Baths 2,037 SqFt
Courtesy Of Darrell Zapernick Of MaxWell Challenge Realty

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University Area FAQs

▸ Why Liv in University Area?

There are plenty of reasons why living in Edmonton’s University Area might make sense. Close proximity to downtown, easy access to public transportation, and a wide range of housing options all help make the University Area an intriguing option for any home buyer to consider. In addition, there’s also plenty of cafes, restaurants, and small shops scattered around the University of Alberta campus as well, which only adds to the area’s appeal and convenience.

▸ Where is University Area Located?

The University Area neighbourhood represents the general area surrounding the University of Alberta. You’ll find its location is just southwest of Downtown Edmonton, just across the North Saskatchewan River.

▸ What are University Area's Boundaries

The University Area is bounded by Saskatchewan Drive NW to the north, Groat Road NW to the west, University Avenue and 82 Avenue NW to the south, and 110 Street NW to the east. 

▸ What are Typical Home Prices in University Area?

Look for most condos in University Area to start somewhere in the $170,000 range and go up from there. Bungalows, cottages and attached homes in the neighbourhood tend to fall somewhere between $500,000 and $800,000, while larger detached homes or newer construction homes start around $800,000 and go into the million to multi-million dollar price range. 

About University Area Property For Sale

While there are certainly well-located condominiums for students seeking off-campus options, that are within walking distance to class and recreation facilities, University Area property for sale includes many great family subdivisions. With quiet, tree-canopied streets and plenty of nearby restaurants, pubs, activity centers and parks there's plenty to enjoy for all ages. Find unique character homes full of modern renovations and featuring oversized, tranquil decks amidst the trees, or uncover penthouses with breathtaking panoramas. Newer condominium and house listings at a higher price point boast contemporary fixtures from stainless steel appliances to granite counters.

Given its location, University Area house listings often feature an assortment of surrounding walking and cycling trails. The campus and area are serviced by the Edmonton Transit System (ETS), which supplies the area with bus services, as well as University Station, which is a light rail (LRT) station.

University Are Real Estate & Urban Community

One of the biggest resources here is the University of Alberta Hospital, considered one of the nation's leading research and teaching hospitals. Having local sports teams and clubs nearby also means there are countless varsity sports events to cheer on, or cultural happenings to attend in and around University Area real estate, even if you're not a student. With its central location get in and out easily to attend the annual Edmonton Poetry Festival or the Edmonton Pride Festival.

The campus also offers diverse recreation, including the Van Vliet Centre and Universiade Pavilion, with a pool, climbing wall, sports courts, and fitness and lifestyle centre. Adjoining Strathcona offers historic walking tours of Central Edmonton, and the area is also home to many parks like Garneau and Walterdale Park. There are plenty of schools in the area, while the university offers an assortment of learning institutes and daycare opportunities for students, faculty and staff.

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