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San Rufo Homes Community Spotlight: Rocha in the Orchards

Posted on Feb 2, 2021 in Blog, Showhomes & Communities

A welcome addition to southwest Edmonton, Rocha in the Orchards is an innovative new neighbourhood highlighted by picturesque ponds, landscaped green space, waterfront views, and, of course, the orchard-like ambience of fruit-bearing trees.

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But that’s not all.

The perfect place to live, work and play, Rocha is also known for its affordable, contemporary home styles, one-of-kind community features and convenient proximity to some of the city’s best (and most desirable) amenities.

If you’re on the hunt for the perfect family-friendly community to put down roots, look no further than Rocha in the Orchards.

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The Best in Beautifully Crafted Homes 

Featuring numerous award-winning builders, Rocha in the Orchards offers a range of expertly crafted homes in a variety of floor plans and styles for every life stage and budget.

For instance, the neighbourhood’s spacious, yet affordable duplexes make a perfect option for first-time buyers, downsizers and everyone in between. Alternatively, Rocha’s custom-crafted attached single-family homes and luxurious estate properties are a popular choice among growing families looking for a little more room spread out.

Regardless of which home style suits your unique wants and needs, each of these meticulously crafted models offer the very best in high-end features, including:

  • Average three bedrooms and two-and-a-half bathrooms
  • Roomy, open floor plans, perfect for entertaining
  • Large master suites
  • Upper-floor laundry
  • Oversized attached garages
  • And much more!

Endless Amenities 

As we mentioned above, Rocha in the Orchards remains one of the most amenity-friendly communities in southwest Edmonton. Locally, Rocha is home to a friendly neighbourhood clubhouse (featuring concrete ping pong tables, massive hockey rink, fire pits, playground, tobogganing hill and splash park) as well as ample scenic walking trails, planned parks, landscaped pond and open green spaces.

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Several schools also reside in the area, including Jan Reimer School (K-9), Michael Strembitsky School (2-9), Holy Trinity High School and J Percy Page High School. A variety of shops, services, restaurants, and more can be found along nearby Ellerslie and 91st, which also leads directly to South Edmonton Common – south Edmonton’s premier shopping, dining and entertainment destination, featuring:

Getting Where You Need to Go 

Conveniently located, Rocha in the Orchards is defined by 91st Street to the west and 66th Street to the south. Residents can easily reach Ellerslie Road within moments, which also connects with Hwy 2 (Gateway Boulevard). With the QE2 just a stone’s throw away, major commuter thoroughfares such as the Anthony Henday and Whitemud Drive are easily accessible within a 15-minute drive or less.

Learn more about our fantastic new home opportunities in Rocha in the Orchards by reaching out to our expert sales associate, Wende Black. Or, for more information about the many other quality communities in which we build, please don’t hesitate to get in touch with us

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