Edmonton Community Feature: The Best of Tamarack Common

November 17, 2017

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Set in the southeast part of Edmonton, there is a lovely neighbourhood, and it’s called Tamarack Common has a little something to meet everyone’s needs. It has a solid suburban feel with easy access to all of modern life’s conveniences. If you’ve been looking for a tight-knit community for your family to put down its roots, it’s time to take a good look at this area. 

The Tamarack Common Neighbourhood

Tamarack Common is masterfully planned with plenty of cul de sacs, green spaces, and walking trails. This creates a quiet community ideal for bike rides or getting together with the neighbours. At the centre of the development, you’ll find a large park with a playground for the kids. Many residents enjoy this spot for a morning walk or for meeting up with other families after school. As you walk around the neighbourhood, you’ll instantly see it’s a great place to raise a family. 

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Home Styles

Everyone loves the variety of home choices available in Tamarack Common. Sterling Homes offers affordable options for duplexestownhomesrear lane access homes, and attached garage homes. Each home we build comes with a warranty, and you have the opportunity to select all of the little design details that will make your home uniquely yours. There are even some pie-shaped lots available still. These lots have larger backyards for families who enjoy being outside in their yard together.

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Stop by to check out the quality in our show homes, and ask an Area Manager about what homes might meet your family’s needs. As you tour our show homes, you’ll see even the “smaller” homes have plenty of space for your family to spread out, and you always have the option of finishing the basement if you need more space. Whether you’re just starting out or looking to upgrade, we have something that’s right for you.


You want a quiet life, but you want to be able to easily get all of the things you need. That’s possible when you live in Tamarack Common. Just outside of the community, you’ll find RioCan Meadows, with a large variety of stores offering just about everything you need. For all those little things you need around the home, you’re close to a Walmart and a Home Depot. There’s even a grocery store close enough to get to by bicycle. It’s all at your fingertips.

Nearby Fun

Your family will spend plenty of time at the brand-new Meadows Recreation Centre just across the street from Tamarack Common. Here, there’s a pool, fitness classes, and an indoor playground for the kids. The centre also offers child minding services so parents can get a bit of time to themselves. You could also take hikes at Mill Creek Ravine park or play golf at the Mill Woods Golf Course. Living in Tamarack Common, you’ll find plenty of fun for your family.


Every parent wants their child to receive a solid education, and that’s easy with the schools around Tamarack Common. Many students attend the nearby public schools – Velma E. Baker School and A. Blair McPherson School. Others choose to enter the Catholic schools – Mary Hanley Elementary and Michael J. Troy Junior High. No matter which school you choose for your child, you can be sure they’ll be learning in a supportive environment with committed teachers. They’ll see many friends from the neighbourhood in any of these schools.


When it comes to getting to work, Tamarack Common has a great location. From your new home, you can easily get onto Whitemud Drive or the Anthony Henday, making it convenient to travel anywhere in Edmonton. In fact, it will only take you about 20 minutes to get to the downtown area or the airport. Short commutes like this make your life better because you’re able to spend more of your time doing the things you love. Your kids will appreciate the extra time you get to spend with them. 

You won’t know if Tamarack Common is the perfect fit for your family unless you come out to see it. We know that once you spend some time in the park or on the walking trails, you’ll start to imagine what your life could be like. Take advantage of this opportunity while there are still lots available.

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