Richford real estate guide & listings for sale
The character of Richford is exemplified by its slower-paced environment. Public green spaces, like Blackmud Creek Park, are very well-spread out and there are a few of them close by for residents to explore, making them easy to reach. This part of Edmonton is also very quiet, as the streets are very peaceful.
Richford is especially car friendly. Most houses for sale are a short car ride from the closest highway, and it is very convenient to find a parking spot. On the other hand, commuting by transit can be at times difficult in Richford due to the infrequent service. Nevertheless, the neighbourhood is connected by a few bus lines, and bus stops are not very far-removed from most houses. Richford is not very suitable for walking as very few day-to-day errands can be run on foot. In contrast, Richford is quite cycling-friendly since the bicycling network is very comprehensive.
Homeowners occupy nearly 90% of the units in the neighbourhood and renters occupy the remainder. Single detached homes and townhouses are the main housing type in this neighbourhood. Most of the housing growth in this part of Edmonton happened between 1990 and 2000. This area offers mainly three bedroom and four or more bedroom homes.
It is generally possible for house buyers in Richford to purchase groceries by walking. Likewise, a cafe is usually a rather short walk away, and there are also a limited number of opportunities for those who care about close by restaurants. With respect to education, families will value that wherever their house is situated in Richford, daycares are nearby. In contrast, Richford does not contain any primary schools or high schools.