7 Reasons to Choose Erin Ridge North to Build Your New Home

This laid-back neighborhood offers you peace, quiet and a short drive from all the amenities a busy family needs. Instead of noisy commuter roads, you’ll find family-friendly sidewalks. As opposed to concrete jungles, you’ll enjoy vast open green spaces and plenty of room to grow. Beautifully landscaped and designed, Erin Ridge North homeowners love having picturesque pond views and scenic walking trails at their doorsteps.

Choose Your Lot, Choose Your Builder

Erin Ridge North’s broad range of lot styles span everything from traditional interior lots and corner lots to pie-shaped parcels offering panoramic park and pond views. 

With Erin Ridge North’s diverse selection of home builders, you can also pick the right contractor for your unique home vision. Our St. Albert home builders are known for their craftsmanship, versatile floorplans and high-end finishes. Regardless of which builder, model or lot you choose, you can look forward to a stunning new home that’s sure to impress.

Modern Home Styles

Bridging functionality and luxury, you can finally own a home that fits your lifestyle and checks all your boxes. With so many affordable customization options to choose from, you can build your dream home exactly how you want it.

Front-Attached Models – Front-attached homes include double garages with drive-in access. Families love these two-storey homes because they offer family-friendly spaces and features such as multiple bedrooms, bathrooms, flex rooms, mudrooms and storage.

Rear-Detached Models – Sometimes referred to as laned homes, these models include a detached garage at the back of the property, overlooking a shared alley or laneway. Not only do these unique homes offer plenty of curb appeal, but they also include two-story and split-level floorplans.

Duplexes – Invest in the benefits of a single-family home, including attached garages, flexible floor plans and private yard spaces, at a fraction of the price. A duplex is commonly preferred by buyers looking for a two-story home without the maintenance and cost associated with a detached property.

Shops, Services and Restaurants

Life can be more than a little hectic between work, errands, family activities and whatever else makes its way onto your to-do list. As such, the last thing you need to worry about is a long commute to the essential amenities your family needs to thrive. 

Designed with convenience in mind, Erin Ridge North is strategically located near several up-and-coming commercial developments. These include the newly minted Erin Ridge Pointe (which will feature a variety of boutique shops, eateries AND a rooftop patio) and the Stage 15 commercial complex

In the interim, residents can already take advantage of several nearby shopping hubs featuring a multitude of big-box retailers, restaurants, banking institutions, professional services, etc.: 

  • Costco
  • Landmark Cinemas
  • Central Social Hall
  • Boston Pizza
  • The Canadian Brewhouse 
  • Walmart
  • Home Depot
  • Save-on-Foods
  • Sturgeon Community Hospital
  • St. Albert Farmers’ Market
  • The Art Gallery of St. Albert
  • And much more!

Excellent Outdoor Amenities

There’s no shortage of things to see and do near Erin Ridge North. In addition to the many parks, pathways and ponds that define this nature-friendly neighborhood, Erin Ridge North sits within a short distance of St. Albert’s most popular outdoor amenities. These include the St. Albert Botanic Park and the 99.5 km Red Willow Trail system that connects many of the city’s major parks. Other outdoor attractions include several dog parks, the Woodlands Skatepark, Woodlands Water Play Park, and the Fowler Athletic Park

Servus Credit Union Place is yet another recreational hub for locals. Featuring over 320,000 square feet of indoor active living space, this premier leisure center has something to offer everyone – including an aquatics center, children’s playground, fitness center, three NHL-sized arenas, field houses and more.

A Tight-Knit Community

Erin Ridge North is more than just a place to live; it’s a tight-knit community where friends and neighbors come together.

Erin Ridge North’s many parks and green spaces are key factors that make it such a great neighborhood. Wide, tree-lined streets and beautifully landscaped common areas make the perfect gathering spots. In addition, Erin Ridge North is known for its vibrant social scene. With regular community events and activities, such as barbecues, holiday celebrations, and block parties, residents have plenty of opportunities to get to know one another.

The Best Educational Opportunities

St. Albert is highly celebrated for its top-notch educational opportunities. As per the City of St. Albert, “students consistently rank above the provincial averages in Alberta’s Provincial exams and can enjoy enriching educational experiences through French Immersion, International Baccalaureate, Logos and Cogito. Programs are also available for inclusive education and distance learning.” 

Perfect for growing families, Erin Ridge North is less than a 10-minute walk from Lois E Hole Elementary School. Dreamland Daycare and St. Albert Creative Preschool can also be reached within 5 minutes’ drive. Additional schooling options, including public and Catholic-based learning, are all accessible within the surrounding neighborhoods.  

  • Joseph M. Demko Elementary/ Junior High School 
  • Richard S. Fowler Catholic Junior High School
  • Bellerose Composite High School
  • École Secondaire St. Albert Catholic High School 
  • Etc.

One Easy Commute

With Highway 2 (St. Albert Trail) just around the corner, Erin Ridge North homeowners can easily access Northwest Edmonton and the larger capital region. Highway 2 also transects several convenient thoroughfares, including the north Anthony Henday and Yellowhead Trail. St. Albert Trail’s transition to Groat Road also makes for a streamlined commute to Edmonton’s downtown core, which can be reached in under 30 minutes. 

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