Cedarbrae is located to the south of Southland and on the west side of 24th Street. Since its establishment in 1973, this community has fully matured into a bustling community with easy access to whatever residents might need. This easy accessibility combined with the mid to low price range of Cedarbrae homes makes it a very attractive and affordable community within Southwest Calgary.
Many first time home buyers in Southest Calgary are drawn to the properties available in Cedarbrae, thanks to its affordability and convenience. Buyers have the option to choose between detached family homes, townhouses and condos when buying a home in Cedarbrae. This Southwest Calgary community might be fairly close to Downtown Calgary, but it feels considerably farther away.
No fewer than 71 detached family homes were sold in 2017, for an average price of roughly $400,000. With these homes spending an average of 33 days on the market, it is clear how sought after homes within the community are.
Cedarbrae and its surrounding neighborhoods enjoy close proximity to a number of shopping plazas from which they can obtain everyday essentials. Southcentre Malls and Chinook Centre are only a short distance away. A short trip to MacLeod Trail, though, will leave residents spoilt for choice, with a variety of shops and services available for selection.
Recreation and Lifestyle
Residents of this community benefit from the close bond afforded them by the Cedarbrae Community Center. Playing fields, baseball diamonds and skating rinks are just some of the amenities available to adults and children alike. A short drive to the north will lead residents to the South Glenmore Park as well as the Glenmore Sailing Club. SouthLand Leisure Center offers indoor recreation opportunities to both young and old.
For those looking to spend their recreation time learning a bit more of the historical heritage of Canada, the nearby Heritage Park Historical Village will fill up that urge. Known as “Canada’s largest living history museum”, it is a major attraction even for those outside of Calgary. Cedarbrae also enjoys close proximity to Fish Creek Park, offering residents yet more opportunities for recreation. Sports fields and playgrounds can also be found around the community.
Schools in Cedarbrae
Cedarbrae families will have no worries with schooling, thanks to the close proximity of a number of schooling options for kids of all ages. Some of these include:
- Chinnok Park
- St. Cyril
- Louis Riel
- Henry Wise Wood
- Bishop Grandin
Community Demographics and Security
You can get a breakdown of Cedarbrae community demographics and social statistics by clicking here. There you will find a breakdown of such details as age, income, population diversity and marital status. The community is relatively safe with most crimes focusing on vandalism.