Houses for Sale in Edmonton
AUDREY ABUAN - RE/MAX Real Estate REALTOR®
Virginia Park is a small, centrally located residential community just northeast of downtown Edmonton, situated along the North Saskatchewan River Valley in the Highlands District. The northern half of Virginia Park is dedicated to recreational land use and is home to Borden Park, which hosts many summertime events and includes the Borden Pool facilities. Virginia Park was one of many areas subdivided during the land boom prior to World War I.Over 80 percent of the original structures within Virginia Park were built before 1950. However, Virginia Park has experienced sustained redevelopment and infill over the years.As a result, homes for sale in Virginia Park Edmonton contains residential structures from both the very early and very late 1900s.
The origin of Virginia Park’s name is not known, but the neighbourhood was home to the former Virginia Park Greenhouse, which was established in 1912 and located in the middle of the neighbourhood. The greenhouse continued to operate in its original location until 1981, when it was moved to Ellerslie Road and 111 Street.