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AUDREY ABUAN - RE/MAX Real Estate REALTOR®
Leger is located within Terwillegar Heights area near Rivernend in Southwest Edmonton, along Rabbit Hill Road, 23rd Avenue and Terwillegar Drive. The plan for homes in Leger Edmonton was to create a residential environment with a variety of housing types to ensure optimal choices and affordability.
Residential housing development began in earnest in the late 1990s and continued through to the 2000s. Commercial real estate development occurred in the mid-2000s, and institutional and facilities development began in the later 2000s. The dominant housing form in Leger as of the 2006 federal census was the single detached house, which accounted for 83 percent of all housing units. At full build-out, the housing split will be 65 percent low-density residential and 35 percent medium density residential.
Leger was named after a long-serving Edmonton politician, Edmund Hugh Leger, who was first elected to City Council in 1959 and went on to serve as an alderman for 25 years.