Riverdale real estate guide & listings for sale
People who prefer a relaxed environment will enjoy Riverdale. This part of Edmonton is very quiet, as the streets are generally very calm. Lastly, most locations in the neighbourhood have good access to parks, like Dawson Park and Louise McKinney Riverfront Park, since getting to the closest one from the majority of homes is very easy and there are a few green spaces close by for residents to visit.
This area presents property owners with the choice between a variety of means of transportation. The good public transit access allows people to get to many destinations without needing a vehicle. There are a few bus lines traversing the neighbourhood, and bus stops are not very far-removed from most properties. This part of Edmonton is also conducive to walking; running daily errands is easy. It is easy to commute by bicycle in Riverdale because the cycling network is very extensive.
In Riverdale, about 40% of buildings are small apartment buildings, while large apartment buildings, single detached homes, and townhouses make up most of the remaining housing stock. This neighbourhood offers mainly three bedroom and two bedroom homes. The population residing in this area is evenly split between owners and renters. About one third of properties in this neighbourhood were constructed after the year 2000, while the majority of the remaining buildings were built pre-1960 and in the 1960s.
Families will appreciate that wherever their home is located in this area, primary schools and daycares are close by. On the other hand, Riverdale does not have any high schools. With respect to food, a grocery store is usually reachable within a rather short walk from most properties for sale in this neighbourhood. Likewise, there is generally a restaurant or cafe just around the corner.