Richford Homes For Sale - Edmonton, AB
Richford is one of the smaller communities that is located within the northern area of the greater Blackmud area. This residential section officially started development in 2006, but has a steady and rising population that is a fully integrated community. Along the very simple street plan, the design layout utilizes only a few local roads, as well as loops and cul-de-sacs to maximize the occupancy space.
This makes for a safe and quiet neighborhood that does not experience excessive amounts of through traffic.
Homes for sale in Richford are mainly single-family structures with fairly large lot sizes. Trees and wooded areas are used within the landscaping to integrate the environment with abutting Blackburne Creek Park, and also to give residents a greater amount of privacy. Many trails and pathways are also distributed throughout the housing area, to encourage cycling and pedestrian access.
Shopping is easy to come by at the commercial centre to the west and to the south, and this includes a Sobey’s for groceries, as well as several banks and casual dining establishments.
Bus stops are situated throughout the Richford neighborhood, and these connect with adjacent suburbs but also give transport into city centre. Driving commuters will find a quick route into Edmonton by way of Anthony Henday Drive. For parents in Richford, Monsignor Fee Otterson School serves as the primary educational institution, while the Ellerslie Pre-school has early childhood programs and day care services.