AUBURN BAY HOMES
Homes in Auburn Bay
Calgary’s newest lake community, Auburn Bay, was recently voted the “Best New Community” in the Calgary Herald Reader’s Choice awards. Located south of Marquis of Lorne Trail and just south of McKenzie Towne, Auburn Bay is a budding new neighborhood with a plethora of sterling amenities.
Auburn Bay Homes Calgary
Auburn Bay is a 900-acre master-planned community being developed by Carma in Calgary’s Southeast quadrant. This “cottage-inspired” community features homes by Albi Homes, Morrison Homes, Jayman Homes, etc. Its appeal includes plenty of green spaces and parks. From alluring townhouses to enchanting duplexes, contemporary starter homes and large luxury homes, Auburn Bay real estate has got it all.
No fewer than 280 single detached family homes were sold in Auburn Bay in 2016 for an average price of $526,657. Currently, there are are a number of single-family homes listed for sale in Auburn Bay, with prices that start somewhere around $350,000. The new builds make this community very attractive for prospective home buyers. With Auburn Bay homes moving relatively quickly the average days on the market is substantially lower to other areas in Calgary, you can expect the homes currently listed to be gone soon after hitting the market. The communities high demand is largely driven by families who are looking for an up and coming community outside of downtown Calgary.
Auburn Bay Community Demographics
A detailed breakdown on the social statistics in Auburn Bay can be found here. Included in it are such details as age demographics, income, marital status and population diversity. Residents of Auburn Bay enjoy relative security, with most crimes bothering on vandalism and car-related thefts.
Auburn Bay Amenities and Lifestyle
“Auburn House” – a 7,000 sq. ft. a private community center is a prime location where residents connect with each other. This multi-purpose lodge houses meeting rooms, multi-function rooms and skating facilities, and offers a variety of programs and special events all year round. Fashioned after Ontario Cottage Country, residents enjoy year-round recreation.
The centerpiece of the Auburn Bay community is the 43-acre freshwater lake at the heart of the community. When fully developed, Auburn Bay will feature about 6,000 homes, a private beach, open play areas, tennis courts, and a variety of outdoor living space.
Auburn Bay Shopping
Auburn Bay is crucially positioned at the crossroad of Deerfoot Trail and Marquis of Lorne Trail. This gives residents of this budding lake community prime access to shopping facilities in Calgary’s Southeast and Southwest regions. Most shopping though, is done just minutes away in High Street in McKenzie Towne; Shawnessy Towne Center with all of its big box stores and theatres, as well as South Trail Crossing which lies north of the community are other popular options.
Auburn Bay Schools
Residents of Auburn Bay and its surrounding communities have access to more than a few choice schools including:
- St. Boniface
- Bishop Grandin
- Sam Livingston
- St. Bonaventure