Currie is a much sought after residential area with access to a new primary school. Secondary schooling is also within easy reach as is Heriot Watt University, Riccarton Campus.
The area also has easy access to the City Bypass and the M8 and M9 Motorways in addition to Edinburgh Airport and there are public transport services to the City Centre.
There are some local shopping facilities in Currie and in neighbouring Balerno and Juniper Green with further shopping facilities available in nearby Colinton in addition to an excellent choice of shopping available at South Gyle. The area also is within reach of a variety of recreational and leisure facilities including countryside walks and golf courses and there are excellent facilities of Edinburgh City Centre are also easily accessible.