Southwest Edmonton Real Estate:
Community of Aspen Gardens

Aspen Gardens is a tranquil, family-friendly Southwest Edmonton neighbourhood renowned for its spacious single-family homes, lush tree-lined streets, and picturesque ravine surroundings. Conveniently located near Southwest Central Edmonton and the University area, Aspen Gardens was designed to offer a peaceful retreat from the bustling city centre, providing homeowners with luxurious properties on expansive lots for added privacy and space. Named after the abundant aspen trees native to the Edmonton and West Central Alberta region, Aspen Gardens was initially covered in dense tress before its development into the vibrant community it is today.

Aspen Gardens Real Estate Statistics

Average Price $991K
Lowest Price $160K
Highest Price $1.3M
Total Listings 4
Avg. Price/SQFT $379

Community statistics are calculated by Real Estate Webmasters and are for illustration purposes only, accuracy is not guaranteed.

Property Types (active listings)

Homes For Sale In Aspen Gardens

 

Aspen Gardens Homes

The establishment of Aspen Gardens dates back to the early 1960s, focusing on the construction of executive-style single-family homes. Despite its mature status, Aspen Gardens maintains its charm as an exclusive estate community, featuring upgraded properties with an average of four or more bedrooms and generous square footage. Many homes boast stunning ravine views, showcasing the natural beauty of the area. Over the years, older residences have undergone extensive renovations or been replaced with new luxury infill homes, equipped with modern features and finishes.

While detached homes dominate the real estate landscape in Aspen Gardens, there are also a limited number of low-rise condo buildings along 122nd Street. These apartments typically offer two to three bedrooms and ample living space, with many units receiving contemporary upgrades.

With an average listing price of $614,000, Aspen Gardens remains a highly sought-after neighbourhood, characterized by high occupancy rates and fast-selling properties. 

Aspen Gardens Amenities

Apart from its elegant residences, Aspen Gardens boasts a strategic location that provides easy access to a wealth of amenities. Within a short drive from the neighbourhood, residents can find grocery stores, medical facilities, major retailers, dining options, and coffee shops. The limited commercial presence in Aspen Gardens helps maintain a peaceful ambiance and minimizes traffic flow, ensuring a serene living environment.

Notable amenities in the vicinity of Aspen Gardens include the Crossroads Shopping Centre, Grey Nuns Community Hospital, South Edmonton Common, Southgate Centre, Southpoint Centre, and the University of Alberta Hospital, offering residents a range of shopping, dining, and healthcare options.

Surrounded by the picturesque Whitemud Creek Ravine, Aspen Gardens offers residents exclusive access to some of Southwest Edmonton's finest outdoor recreational spaces. Residents can enjoy wooded trails for walking and biking, expansive green spaces, a popular ski hill, and a nearby golf course. The Aspen Garden Community League organizes various activities for families, including skiing, swimming programs, hockey, soccer, and a local playschool, fostering a sense of community and providing opportunities for active living.

Recreation facilities in and around Aspen Gardens include The Derrick Golf and Winter Club, Rainbow Valley Park, Snow Valley Ski Club, Terwillegar Community Recreation Centre, and Twin Brooks District and Nature Park, catering to a variety of outdoor interests.

Aspen Gardens Schools

Families residing in Aspen Gardens benefit from access to well-regarded educational institutions within the neighbourhood. The community hosts a public elementary and junior high school, with additional schooling options available within walking distance in surrounding neighbourhoods.

Public schools serving Aspen Gardens include Westbrook School (Grades K-6), Vernon Barford School (Grades 7-9), and Harry Ainlay School (Grades 10-12). Catholic school options consist of St. Boniface School (Grades K-6) and Louis St. Laurent School (Grades 7-12). The University of Alberta is conveniently located just a short drive away from Aspen Gardens.

Commuting Options

Situated between Whitemud Creek Ravine, 119th Street, and 39th Avenue, Aspen Gardens provides a peaceful setting while remaining close to major roadways. Whitemud Drive, Calgary Trail, and Gateway Boulevard are easily accessible from the neighbourhood, ensuring convenient transportation options.

Although Aspen Gardens is predominantly car-dependent, several bus routes serve the area, offering connectivity to other parts of Edmonton. Additionally, residents can access Edmonton's Capital LRT line via Southgate Mall or Century Park Station in the neighbouring community of Blue Quill for efficient public transportation.

 

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