Richfield real estate guide & listings for sale
Richfield offers a calm environment and will appeal to those who enjoy spending time outdoors. It is easy to reach parks from the majority of locations within the neighbourhood since there are a few of them close by for residents to visit. The noise levels in this part of Edmonton are also very low, as the streets are usually very peaceful.
Richfield is very car friendly. Many houses for sale are a rather short car ride from the closest highway, and it is easy to park. However, Richfield is not especially transit friendly. Thankfully, the neighbourhood is connected by around 10 bus lines, and most houses are very close to a bus stop. A majority of the homes for sale in this neighbourhood are located in places that are not especially conducive to those who travel by foot since few daily errands can be run on foot. On the other hand, Richfield is quite amenable to bicycling as cyclists do not face significant slopes, and the cycling network is great.
The predominant housing types in Richfield are single detached homes and townhouses. This neighbourhood is primarily composed of four or more bedroom and three bedroom homes. The population residing in this part of the city is evenly split between owners and renters. This area experienced its most significant building boom in the 1960s and 1970s, so most of the available housing is from this time period.
Shopping for one's groceries often demands the use of a car in Richfield. Nonetheless, it is generally a rather short distance to the nearest pharmacy, which can provide some staple foods. Those who like to eat in restaurants will have a fair number of choices. With regards to education, it is a short walk to access daycares and schools from most homes for sale in Richfield.