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Altadore Thumb1 Communities   OLDALTADORE


Located only 7 minutes from downtown Calgary, Altadore is an upscale community well known for it’s trendy nature and beautiful housing.Many of the original homes built in Altadore date back to the 1950’s and as a result of an urban re-densification plan initiated by the City of Calgary, the neighbourhood has experienced a significant…

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South Calgary Community 300x200 Communities   OLDSOUTH CALGARY


Only 5 minutes from downtown, South Calgary is a unique community that features some of Calgary’s most impressive downtown views. Located just north of the trendy Marda Loop area, South Calgary has much to offer in terms of architecture, amenities, parks and public transit.  The majority of the original housing was built in the mid-1950′s on…

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Richmond Park Knob Hill Community 300x200 Communities   OLDRICHMOND PARK/KNOB HILL


Richmond Park/Knob Hill is located west of downtown straight up trendy 17 Avenue SW.  This location is not only a popular choice for new infills but a conveniently located one as well.  With East/West access on 17th Avenue and North/South Access on Crowchild Trail its not hard to get around.  Richmond/Knob Hill was first annexed in two…

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Killarney Communities   OLDKILLARNEY


Killarney is a community southwest of downtown Calgary that was annexed by the City back in 1910. The major subdivision plan for the area was registered in 1906 and divided the community into twenty-five and fifty foot lots. During the early 1900s, one storey clapboard housing was predominant. The post World War II boom resulted in the construction…

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GlenBrook Thumb Communities   OLDGLENBROOK


Glenbrook is a residential neighborhood located in the south-west quadrant of Calgary, Alberta.  It is bounded by 26 Avenue to the north.  The land was partly annexed to the City of Calgary in 1954, and partly in 1956. Glenbrook was established in 1958 with development.  Just by looking at the map you can see many green spaces and parks available…

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Spruce Cliff Communities   OLDSPRUCE CLIFF


Spruce Cliff is located west of downtown Calgary.  The many bike paths and new West LRT will make it easy and convenient to get into the core.  Spruce Cliff golf course Shaganppi Point is just to the east, this is a public golf course with affordable green fees and some of the best views on the back nine.  Spruce Cliff was annexed in 1910 and development…

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Shagganappi Communities   OLDSHAGANAPPI


Shaganappi is located west of the Calgary downtown core.  The name originates from back in the 1870′s when the Cree gathered in the area.  The annexation took place back in the early 1900′s but development started just after World War II.  Bow Trail is a main road out of the downtown area and this community is just off Bow Trail to the…

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Parkdale thumb1 Communities   OLDPARKDALE


Located along the North Bank of the Bow River, Parkdale is nestled between the communities of West Hillhurst and Point McKay.  The majority of the housing in the areas dates back to 1948 and most of the community consists of low density residential dwellings.  Very popular for new infill construction, this actively redeveloped community is considered fantastic…

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Westhillhurst thumb Communities   OLDWEST HILLHURST


Just minutes north of downtown Calgary, West Hillhurst is a desirable inner-city community located on the North Bank of the Bow River. With a mixture of older homes and newer infill homes, West Hillhurst is considered ideally situated by many due to it’s close proximity to the central business district, the river park pathway, Southern Alberta Institute…

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hillhurst thumb Communities   OLDHILLHURST


Hillhurst is considered one of the oldest communities in Calgary.  Being just across the Bow River from Downtown Calgary gives this communities residence the ability to walk to work or to many of the amenities in the area.  One of Hillhurst miles stones was hit back in the 1950′s when the Mewata Bridge was built to giving access over the river.  The new Peace Bridge…

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300x200 Communities   OLDMOUNT PLEASANT


Located in Calgary’s northwest, Mount Pleasant offers convenient access to downtown, parks and other great amenities.  Housing in the area dates back to the early 1910′s, making it one of Calgary’s oldest communities. Home to many new infills, the community has the unique appeal of having Confederation Park running through it’s northwest portion which offers…

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