Neighbourhood Highlight: The Welcoming Pleasantview
Pleasantview is a wonderful neighbourhood suitable for families and individuals who crave serenity and ease. Located in the south of Edmonton, Pleasantview is one of the city's most deisrable places to call home.
Most of the homes in Pleasantview have that post-war charm as they were built during the 1950s and 60s. In this neighbourhood, you will find that half of the properties are actually single detached homes while the rest are apartment style condos, townhouses, and duplexes. The average price for a home here is $525K.
Looking for a new neighbourhood to call home? Read below to see 3 reasons why you should choose Pleasantview!
1. A Friendly Place You and Your Kids Will Love!
With a vibrant community league that host many fun and family-friendly events year round, one of the best schools in Alberta, and convenient and educational childcare, Pleasantview makes it easy to raise a healthy family.
The Pleasantview Community League prides itself on their beloved events such as movie nights, lively dances, and classic summertime BBQs! If you have children ages 3 or 4, you can take them to the playschool at the community hall where they can learn valuable lessons through play and are introduced to the French language!
Mount Pleasant Elementary is the main school in the neighbourhood and it is run by the Edmonton Public School System. It serves students from kindergarten to grade 6 and has continuouly ranked #1 for academic performance in both Edmonton and Alberta.
Mount Pleasant also offers an alternative learning program called Cogito that provides an environment of structure and order to students who are looking to achieve a high level of academic excellence. This means that many of Edmonton's top students come out of the Pleasantview community!
2. Bask in the Beauty of the Outdoors!
Pleasantview offers outdoor lovers and adventurers ample green space, outdoor activities, and easy access to some of the most beautiful nature trails in the city. Whitmud Park and Mill Creek Raving are less than a 10 minute drive away!
Even more, the Pleasantview Community League Centre provides residents with 2 tennis courts, 1 multi-sport court, and an ice rink so you can go outside and get your sport on no matter the season!
3. You'll Be a Stone's Throw Away From Everything You Need!
Even though Pleasantview has a quiet and tranquil personality, it doesn't’ mean it’s a dull place to be—the area is close to everything you may need in your day-to-day life!
It's easy to get around the city as residents have nearby access to multiple bus lines and the LRT system. Plus, most essential services like banks, pharmacies, and grocery stores are found in the Pleasantview Shopping Centre and Southgate Mall — both less than a 15 minute walk away.
Not to mention all the amazing restaurants! Pleasantview is home to some of Edmonton's top-rated places to eat. So if you want to take a break from cooking or want to try something new, restaurants such as the Chinese Hot Pot Buffet, Mythos Greek Tavern, and Tropika Malaysian Cuisine are just a short walk or drive away!
Pleasantview is a family-friendly, blissful, and convenient community that many are proud to call home.