FAQs

Is there a homeowners’ association for River’s Gate?
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Yes, there is a homeowners’ association in River’s Gate. All property owners are automatically a part of the HOA and are required to pay an annual fee. The HOA is in charge of maintaining all public areas of the community, including parks, entry features, and landscaping. More information on the homeowners’ association can be found HERE.

Do you sell lots directly to the public?
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Yes. Lots are available to public purchasers. This means that you can purchase your lot directly from the developer and choose your own builder. If you are interested in purchasing a lot directly from the developer, please visit the PUBLIC LOTS page.

Who are your showhome builders?
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Heredity Homes, Alquinn Homes and Henderson Quality Building are building showhomes in River’s Gate.

I want to buy a home/put a lot on hold. What do I do?
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You can contact one of our SHOWHOME BUILDERS if you’d like to buy a home and lot, or, you can contact Beaverbrook if you would like to purchase a lot and build with a different builder. If you are interested in putting a lot on hold, please visit the PUBLIC LOTS page.

When will showhomes be open?
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The Alquinn Showhome is NOW open! Heredity Homes will be open as of July 22nd, 2017, and Henderson Quality Building will be open in Spring 2018. If you are interested in speaking to one of our builders, you may CONTACT them directly.

How do I get a lot price list?
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Please visit our INTERACTIVE MAP for up-to-date information regarding lot prices and availability.

What are the architectural guidelines?
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River’s Gate’s architectural guidelines allow flexibility in house style, but require attention to detail and high quality materials. Read the COMPLETE ARCHITECTURAL GUIDELINE document.

How big are the lots?
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All of the lots in River’s Gate are half an acre.

How close to St. Albert is River’s Gate?
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River’s Gate is located one minute from St. Albert and six minutes from St. Albert Trail, providing you with easy access to city conveniences.

What amenities are in River’s Gate?
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River’s Gate features a central park with beautifully landscaped and treed areas, as well as a seating area; a park adjacent to the golf course, including planting and walking trails; as well as ponds adjacent to the river. River’s Gate’s asphalt trails will also connect to RIVER LOT 56 NATURAL AREA.

Is it really gated?
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Yes, the north portion of the community is gated, to limit vehicle access.

What happens if I have guests? Can they get past the gate?
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Your guests will be able to contact you through an electronic system similar to what is commonly found in high-rise condominium buildings.

Will the walking trails connect to area trails?
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Yes, the walking trails will connect to River Lot 56 Natural Area.

How much are taxes?
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We are unable to give an accurate tax assessment, but encourage you to contact Sturgeon County for further information at 1-866-939-9303.

How does garbage pick-up work?
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Garbage collection is private in Sturgeon County. You can contact the STURGEON COUNTY WASTE DISPOSAL CENTRE for more information.

Is River’s Gate part of Sturgeon County or St. Albert?
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River’s Gate is part of Sturgeon County. If you purchase a lot in River’s Gate, you will be using services managed by Sturgeon County. You will also be paying Sturgeon County taxes. Learn more about STURGEON COUNTY.

Is River’s Gate affiliated with the golf course?
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No, River’s Gate is not affiliated with the golf course.

When is the future 127 Street being built?
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We cannot guarantee a timeline for the construction of 127 Street, but are in constant communication with Sturgeon County on the progress of 127 Street.

Is River’s Gate at risk of flooding?
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River’s Gate is not in a flood zone or a flood fringe. As such, it is INCREDIBLY unlikely the area would ever flood from water volumes in the river.

For more information on the province’s flood hazard mapping click HERE.

If you require specific information on lot grading, please contact Beaverbrook at 780-484-4389.


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