Al Ritchie real estate guide & listings for sale
The character of Al Ritchie is exemplified by its relaxed ambience. Public green spaces are very easy to get to, since there are a few of them nearby for residents to explore and reaching a park is easy from the majority of houses for sale. This neighbourhood is also fairly good for those who need quiet surroundings, as there tend to be low levels of noise from traffic.
Al Ritchie is a fairly convenient part of Regina for pedestrians, although common amenities such as post offices or laundromats can be an occasionally long walk away. The public transit network in this area is rather limited. Nevertheless, there are a few bus lines traversing the neighbourhood, and most houses are very close to a bus stop. However, the best transportation option in Al Ritchie is very often driving. It is a short drive to the nearest highway from any home in this area, and it is convenient to access a parking spot.
In Al Ritchie, about 70% of buildings are single detached homes, while small apartment buildings and townhouses are also present in the housing stock. Most homes in this neighbourhood were built before the 1960s, during its most significant construction boom. This area also has a good selection of housing sizes - it is quite easy to find properties ranging from lofts to four or more bedrooms. Homeowners occupy roughly 60% of the properties in Al Ritchie and 40% are rented.
It is convenient to reach the nearest supermarket by walking from any home in Al Ritchie. Additionally, a restaurant is commonly just around the corner, for example on Park Street, and a small variety of coffee shops can be found as well. Home buyers can find a fair number of nearby clothing stores. With respect to education, in this neighbourhood, families will typically be able to get to schools and daycares on foot.