Newton real estate guide & listings for sale
The character of Newton is exemplified by its relaxed atmosphere. Green spaces are easy to reach since there are a few of them close by for residents to discover. This part of the city is also quiet, as the streets tend to be reasonably calm.
Newton is a very good part of Edmonton for travelling by car. The majority of houses for sale are a short drive from the nearest highway, and parking is quite easy. In contrast, Newton is not an especially pleasant part of Edmonton for travelling by public transit. Nevertheless, there are a few bus lines, and bus stops are not very far away from most houses. Walking is not particularly practical for home buyers in this part of Edmonton since running daily errands is occasionally difficult on foot. However, cycling is convenient in Newton as there are a fair number of bike lanes, and cyclists do not face serious slopes.
Single detached homes and townhouses are the predominant housing type in Newton. About half of properties in this neighbourhood were constructed prior to the 1960s, while many of the remaining buildings were constructed in the 1960s and the 1980s. This part of the city offers mainly four or more bedroom and three bedroom homes. About three quarters of the population of this neighbourhood own their home and the rest are renters.
Parents and their schoolchildren will welcome the proximity to schools and daycares, which are within walking distance from the majority of homes for sale in Newton. Regarding food, the closest supermarket in this neighbourhood is generally only a very short walk away. A limited number of restaurants can be found in Newton as well.