It feels like you can see the whole world from any rooftop patio in the Community of Laurier Heights.
Tucked away at the end of 142 street, Laurier Heights boasts abundant river valley trails, North Saskatchewan River Valley access and mature trees as far as the eye can see, with captivating views of the Edmonton downtown skyline.
“It’s a quiet, almost island like community,” says Kerri-lyn Holland of Holland and Associates with RE/MAX River City. “Once you’re here you really feel protected and private. There’s trails everywhere! You can jump into the river valley from so many different vantage points, with the Edmonton Valley Zoo, the Edmonton Rowing Club and pathways to Hawrelak Park, it is a river valley oasis. And the views, you just can’t beat the views from here,” says Holland.
Laurier Heights has most recently been a community of choice for home builders looking to design modern luxury properties. Currently, Alair Homes, a custom builder known for building artfully designed homes, has partnered with Design Two Group to build a 6,159 sq. ft. home with all the luxuries you could dream of.
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This custom built home, in Laurier Heights at 8516 – 134 Street, features a full roof top patio with a full city view, a second level patio, a custom kitchen, a private office, a gym, and an elevator that takes you to all floors.
In the basement you’ll find one of the most incredible luxuries: a sub-terrain indoor sport court with a sexy bar and lounge feature off to the side, so you can entertain in style. At just under 4 million dollars it truly is a one-of-a kind home in Edmonton and an example of the type of architecturally stunning infills happening in the community.
“With Alair Homes being the builder, they are one of the premier luxury builders in the city and their ability to bring things to Edmonton that no one has seen before, we find is a great partnership for Jason and I with Holland and Associates. They push the envelope and working with Sebastian Mielczarek at Design Two Group, we’re seeing some really beautiful design coming into the Edmonton real estate market.
Natasha Chiam has lived in Laurier Heights for 13 years and has built two homes herself. She says, “We see a lot of redevelopment happening in Laurier Heights as well as people renovating and really bringing new life back into our community. What Laurier Height is trying to do, is really work together with the developers and the builders who come into our community so they understand the type of place that we are when they come in and build here - and we welcome it all because I think it just revitalizes our community more.”
With community schools offering English, French Immersion and full French programming, plus a heavily involved Community League and a beautiful senior’s home at Canterbury Court, you can live your entire life in Laurier Heights and really be part of the wonderful fabric of this eclectic community.Posted by Kerri-lyn Holland on