River Heights real estate guide & listings for sale
The character of River Heights is exemplified by its calm atmosphere. Parks are very well-distributed and there are a few of them nearby for residents to relax in, which makes them easy to get to. This area is also quiet, as there are generally low levels of noise from traffic - although that is not the case closer to the railway line.
Getting around by car is very easy in this part of Saskatoon. It is very convenient to find a place to park, and most houses for sale are a short drive from the closest highway. In contrast, River Heights is not very transit friendly. Nevertheless, there are a few bus lines, and bus stops are generally nearby. It is challenging for pedestrians to navigate River Heights since carrying out daily needs is inconvenient by walking.
Roughly 80% of the properties in River Heights were constructed in the 1960s and 1970s, while most of the remaining buildings were constructed in the 1980s. In this neighbourhood, many dwellings are single detached homes, while the remainder are mainly small apartment buildings and townhouses. Homeowners occupy about 80% of the units in River Heights and 20% are rented. This neighbourhood offers mainly three bedroom and four or more bedroom homes.
In River Heights, parents and their children will generally be able to access primary schools and daycares on foot. On the other hand, this part of the city does not contain any high schools. With respect to food, property owners in River Heights will be pleased to learn that a grocery store is always only a short walk away. Residents can enjoy around 10 restaurants and cafes as well.