Rutherford real estate guide & listings for sale
The character of Rutherford is exemplified by its calm ambience. Most areas in this area are very quiet, as there tend to be low levels of noise from traffic. Lastly, it is easy to get to public green spaces in the neighbourhood since there are a few of them nearby for residents to enjoy.
The preferred way to move around in this neighbourhood is very often a car. It is a rather short drive to the nearest highway from any location in Rutherford, and parking is quite easy. In contrast, commuting by transit can be difficult in Rutherford as a result of the infrequent service. Nonetheless, the neighbourhood is linked by a few bus lines, and bus stops are usually nearby. Rutherford is not very convenient for walking because very few common errands can be run without the use of a vehicle. On the other hand, cycling is easy in this neighbourhood as there are not many elevation changes to challenge cyclists, and Rutherford boasts a great bicycling infrastructure.
Homeowners occupy around 80% of the properties in Rutherford and 20% are rented. In this neighbourhood, roughly 45% of dwellings are single detached homes, and the rest of the homes are mainly small apartment buildings and townhouses. Most of the housing growth in this part of Edmonton has happened after the year 2000. This neighbourhood offers mainly two bedroom and three bedroom homes.
Families will appreciate the proximity to primary schools, which are within walking distance from the majority of properties for sale in Rutherford. In contrast, there are no high schools in Rutherford. With respect to food, property owners in this area will welcome that a grocery store is always only a reasonably short walk away. There are also a few options for those who appreciate nearby restaurants and cafes.