CALGARY LUXURY COMMUNITIES

High-End Listings in Calgary

Calgary is home to some of the top luxury homes in Canada. In fact, 4 of the top 25 wealthiest neighborhoods in Canada are to be found in Calgary. Areas like Eagle Ridge, Elbow Park, Roxboro, and Bel Aire readily come to mind when one is talking about high-end homes in this region. There have been changes in the real estate market since the floods of 2013, but homes continue to command top dollar in these communities.

Altadore/Garrison Woods

This neighborhood is to be found between Crowchild Trail and 14th street just south of the Marda Loop district on 33rd Avenue. The closure of the Canadian Forces base in Calgary was a big boost in this area as the re-development has brought up swanky restaurants, malls and other amenities. Residents prefer this area for its close proximity to the town center, Foothills Hospital and the nearby University.

Aspen Woods

This is a recently developed area in South West Calgary. There are a good number of luxury homes that have come up on the West side of Sarcee Trail, North of 17th Avenue, S.W. Aspen Woods Real Estate is a popular destination for high-end real estate buyers. This area has become a favorite with professionals and families for the easy community downtown using the LRT link. Accessing the West Side is also easy.

Hillhurst/West Hillhurst

These are some of the older communities in Calgary. They are adjacent to the North side of the Bow River. There are a number of heritage homes as well as executive in-fills to be found in these communities. The commute to downtown is easy, and residents can easily access nearby SAIT and North Hill Mall.

Elbow Park

This neighborhood has been an all-time favorite with high-end residents in the city. The location of this neighborhood is very competitive. There are great views of the Bow River. The commute is also easy, with easy access to the Marda Loop, 4th and 17th avenues. This neighborhood is also home to some of the top hangouts in Calgary.

Springbank Hill

This is a fashionable neighborhood in South West Calgary with amazing views of the Elbow River valley and mountains to the west of the valley. Springbank Hill has a number of high-end homes and is ideal for families, with an abundance of schools and newly developed infrastructure. Springbank Hill Real Estate is predominantly single-family homes with a few townhomes and condo developments.

Interesting Market Statistics

1,602 units were sold in Calgary in August 2017 up 2% from last year. This is one of the hottest real estate markets in Canada in the year 2017. The interesting thing is that real estate professionals opine that these prices are below peak, which gives buyers many options. Buyers looking for luxury homes will find plenty of choice in this area.