Welcome to Crestwood

Residents of Crestwood live here for it’s beautiful tree-lined streets, quick access to the Edmonton river valley and close proximity to downtown. It’s most famously known for Candy Cane Lane, a favourite Christmas tradition in Edmonton. This desirable area is bordered by two ravines offers incredible views of the Edmonton river valley. Its natural surroundings provide opportunities for outdoor recreation and relaxation close to home.

Location

Crestwood is located east of 149th street, surrounded by McKinnon Ravine Park to the north and the river valley to the east. The southern border is another ravine, located just south of 95th street. View Crestwood’s neighbourhood boundaries.  

History

Crestwood was developed post war era with most of the homes built in the 1950s and 1960s. The name “Crestwood” was chosen by residents through a vote held by City Council in the 1960s. Many of the original homes in Crestwood are still here, with new custom infill housing sprinkled throughout residential streets. Living in a well-established neighbourhood means plenty of mature trees, large city lots and a deep-rooted community.


CRESTWOOD SCHOOLS

CRESTWOOD BUSINESS CENTER

CRESTWOOD PARKS

CRESTWOOD COMMUNITY LEAGUE

CRESTWOOD CHURCHES


Amenities


There are 2 elementary schools, St. Paul’s School and Crestwood Elementary School, in Crestwood with junior high and high schools located nearby. Here you will also find 5 churches, several parks, commercial services, boutique shops, restaurants, cafes, curling rink and the Crestwood Community League, which was established in 1917 and is the oldest community league in the city of Edmonton. West Edmonton Mall and downtown are a short drive away, providing plenty of options for dining, shopping and entertainment. Healthcare services, including the Misericordia Community Hospital are located nearby.

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Why people love living in Crestwood.

This little west Edmonton neighbourhood is packed with the best things the city has to offer. Access to the Edmonton river valley and the McKinnon Ravine allows residents to quickly escape into nature. Whether it’s a vigorous run, leisurely stroll or time spent enjoying a good book on a park bench, Crestwood’s natural areas provides residents with outdoor recreation and some of the best views of the city.

For a west Edmonton neighbourhood, Crestwood is also very close to downtown. A short drive will put you in the heart of the city in 15 minutes, whether you’re there for work or to take advantage of the shopping, dining, entertainment, arts and culture located in downtown Edmonton.

The homes in Crestwood are built on spacious lots and are surrounded by mature trees providing privacy and shade. Shopping centres and amenities are within walking distance of many homes, giving the neighbourhood a great walkability score. Because the quality of life is so high here, the housing market is very strong. In fact, some of the most expensive properties in the city are in Crestwood, indicating how much people love living here and how much non-residents wish they did too.

Homes in Crestwood

According to the 2016 Census, over 85% of the homes in Crestwood are single detached homes. Crestwood has a few row-home complexes and low-rise apartment condo buildings, but most of the homes in this west Edmonton neighbourhood are detached family homes. As mentioned, most residents own their homes and the rental market here is almost non-existent.

The age, size and style of the homes is varied. You’ll find character bungalows from the 1950s, large two-story homes and a range of custom infill housing that has been built within the last several decades. House prices are considered very high compared to other Edmonton neighbourhoods, but still have a range.

Crestwood Demographics

The people who live in Crestwood have either lived here for decades or have recently moved into the neighbourhood to raise a family. According to the 2016 Census, most residents are married couples, with and without children at home. The largest age demographic is 55 to 59, with much of the population ranging from their 40s to retirement age. The majority of residents own their own home with only 11% renting. Pride in ownership and the community, along with the higher income required to live here, are something they all have in common.


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Lastest Crestwood Listings

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MLS® listing #E4170569 for sale

Courtesy of Adam Dirksen of RE/MAX Elite

4 beds 4 baths 1992 sqft

Edmonton, Alberta

MLS® #E4170569

$849 900
MLS® listing #E4170608 for sale located at 9717 148 Street

Courtesy of Adam Dirksen of RE/MAX Elite

4 beds 5 baths 2009 sqft

9717 148 Street

Edmonton, Alberta

MLS® #E4170608

$859 900
MLS® listing #E4170465 for sale located at 9929 147 Street

Courtesy of Janice Kosak of MaxWell Challenge Realty

4 beds 3 baths 2109 sqft

9929 147 Street

Edmonton, Alberta

MLS® #E4170465

$779 000
MLS® listing #E4168585 for sale located at 14002 95 Avenue

Courtesy of Rohan Mani of Purplebricks

5 beds 5 baths 2499 sqft

14002 95 Avenue

Edmonton, Alberta

MLS® #E4168585

$1 298 000
MLS® listing #E4167725 for sale located at 9911 145 Street

Courtesy of Janice Kosak of MaxWell Challenge Realty

5 beds 9 baths 3211 sqft

9911 145 Street

Edmonton, Alberta

MLS® #E4167725

$1 850 000
MLS® listing #E4166762 for sale located at 14623 MACKENZIE Drive

Courtesy of Brett Loree of Century 21 All Stars Realty Ltd

3 beds 2 baths 1179 sqft

14623 MACKENZIE Drive

Edmonton, Alberta

MLS® #E4166762

$895 000
MLS® listing #E4165849 for sale located at 9508 141 Street

Courtesy of Terry Paranych of RE/MAX Excellence

4 beds 4 baths 2831 sqft

9508 141 Street

Edmonton, Alberta

MLS® #E4165849

$1 295 000
MLS® listing #E4165584 for sale located at 9719 148 Street

Courtesy of Patrick Shearer of Royal Lepage Noralta Real Estate

3 beds 3 baths 1124 sqft

9719 148 Street

Edmonton, Alberta

MLS® #E4165584

$624 999
MLS® listing #E4165614 for sale located at 9719 145 Street

Courtesy of Terry Paranych of RE/MAX Excellence

4 beds 4 baths 2894 sqft

9719 145 Street

Edmonton, Alberta

MLS® #E4165614

$1 950 000
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