About Riverbend Homes For Sale Edmonton
Welcome to Riverbend, one of Edmonton’s most beautiful communities. Located in Southwest Edmonton, this mature community is highly sought-after for its proximity to the North Saskatchewan river, breathtaking views, and short commute to the downtown core. Despite being one of the more centrally located Southwest Edmonton communities, there is none of the congestion issues one might expect because, despite quick access to major roadways such as Whitemud Freeway and the Anthony Henday, Riverbend is tucked into its own little pocket of Edmonton where there is little reason for through-traffic, unless of course one is interested in a little tour of some of Edmonton’s most lovely homes. In Riverbend, you’re unlikely to find much in the way of cookie-cutter style homes; each one presents something unique. All this, along with the large backyards, wide streets, and excellent established schools with smaller class sizes, make Riverbend a wise choice for a forever home.
Neighbourhoods in Riverbend include:
- Brander Gardens
- Ramsay Heights
- Rhatigan Ridge
- Bulyea Heights
- Carter Crest
- Falconer Heights
- Henderson Estates
- Ogilvie Ridge.
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About The Community of Riverbend
The highly desirable community of Riverbend is located in Southwest Edmonton, bordered at its west by some of the most pristine views of the North Saskatchewan River. This community is well-established, making it a perfect choice for families looking for great schools, as well as professionals who are looking to escape the hustle and bustle of most central locations, but still need a convenient commute to places like downtown, U of A, Whyte Ave, and West Edmonton Mall. Riverbend is actually two different areas: Old Riverbend and New Riverbend. New Riverbend takes up the southern half of Riverbend, where homes were built in and around the 1990’s, while Old Riverbend is located on the northern half of the community, and is a touch more mature with homes in this area built in the 1970’s. Both areas have gorgeous homes with unique floorplans and wide streets with large backyards that are so difficult to come by in the majority of Edmonton’s newer communities.
Schools of Riverbend
One of the largest reasons why buyers are searching for Riverbend homes for sale, is the access to fantastic schools, recreation facilities, and the community leagues. There are many fantastic ways to keep the little ones busy.
Some designated Schools include:
Brander Gardens School (K-6)
Brookside School (K-6)
Earl Buxton School (K-6)
Riverbend Junior High School (7-9)
Strathcona High School (10-12)
Lillian Osborne High School (10-12)
St. Monica Elementary School (K-6)
Monsignor William Erwin School (K-6)
Mother Mary Margaret High School (10-12)
Tempo School (K-12)
Restaurants/shops/boutiques of Riverbend
Riverbend homes for sale offer quick access to many restaurants, shops and boutique shops. Riverbend Square is one of the locations where you will find all of your shopping and dining needs. Various restaurants, grocery store, pet store, liquor store, can all be found there. Homes in Riverbend are also just a short commute to Currents of Windermere where you will find all of you bug box stores, VIP Theatre and more.
Recreation/Community League/Services of Riverbend
Riverbend is home to various recreation and athletic facilities. Terwillegar Recreation Centre is a new facility located on 23 Ave just off Terwillegar Drive. It is a state of the art facility with everything one could need. Located right in the community of Brander Gardens is the Riverbend Athletic Club. They have a full gym and swimming pool, and are well known for their racket ball and squash courts. Riverbend community league is also a great way to stay active in the community. With many events, programs, sports, and facilities, you’ll be sure to find something for the whole family to enjoy.
Riverbend is also home to many services as well. There is an Edmonton public Library, Registry, Medicentre, Dynalife DX Diagnostic Centre, all located in Riverbend Square shopping Centre. There are also two veterinary Clinics as well.
Transportation in Riverbend
The community of Riverbend is conveniently located close to many of Edmonton’s major transportation roadways making commuting anywhere in the city a breeze. Riverbend is located just off of Whitemud Drive and Terwillegar Drive, and running right through its centre is Rabbit Hill Road. A couple minutes away from the Anthony Henday and short commute to Calgary Trail make this community a fantastic location no matter where your daily commute might take you. Commuting via public transportation isn’t a problem either. With both the South Campus and Southgate LRT stations a quick bus ride away, as well as several major bus routes running through the area, public transportation in this neighbourhood is extremely convenient and efficient.
Living in Riverbend is quite enjoyable no matter what your needs are, and that is why so sought-after. It’s a community that offers a little for everyone and continues to strive in our city. If you have any more questions about the community of Riverbend, or would like any information, please don’t hesitate to contact us.
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Listing information last updated on February 25th, 2021 at 6:46pm CST.