Newton, Edmonton, Alberta Real Estate and Homes for Sale
About half of properties in Newton were constructed pre-1960, while many of the remaining buildings were built in the 1960s and the 1980s. Single detached homes are the main housing type, representing the vast majority of dwellings in this neighbourhood, but townhouses are also present in the housing stock. Homeowners occupy roughly 80% of the units in Newton while the rest are rented. This neighbourhood is primarily composed of four or more bedroom and three bedroom homes. Read more about Newton real estate
This part of Edmonton is quite bike-friendly because there are a limited number of slopes, and this neighbourhood features a reasonably good bicycling infrastructure. It is also convenient for people walking to get around in this part of the city; many day-to-day errands can be run without the use of a vehicle. Commuting by transit can be at times difficult in Newton by reason of the service's low frequency. Nonetheless, there are a few bus lines passing through the neighbourhood, and bus stops are not very far away from most residences. However, cars are a very good medium of transportation in Newton. Most properties for sale are a short drive from the nearest highway, and it is easy to park.
It is easy to reach the nearest supermarket on foot from anywhere in Newton. With respect to education, it is a rather short walk to get to daycares and schools from most homes for sale in Newton.
The character of Newton is exemplified by its slower-paced atmosphere. Public green spaces are especially well-located and there are a few of them close by for residents to explore, making it very easy to access them. This neighbourhood is also quiet, as there are generally low levels of noise from traffic.