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Northwest Calgary Real Estate

Downtown Calgary from the Northwest, Photo by Paul Sidorsky

Northwest Calgary Real Estate: Living in Northwest Calgary

With some of the greatest views in the city, Northwest Calgary Real Estate features hilly landscape and a mile-high Rocky Mountain backdrop. Hilltop communities overlook acres of parkland, and many neighbourhoods have excellent views of the downtown Calgary skyline.

Made up of over fifty different communities located west of Centre Street and north of the Bow River, Northwest Calgary real estate contains a mix of new developments and older, more mature neighbourhoods. Bookended by the Bow River Valley and an often spectacular foothill and Rocky Mountain view on the other, Calgary's Northwest is home to more than 300,000 residents.

House hunters will discover a wide range of homes in Calgary's Northwest, from small, modest starter homes to luxury executive estates. People with active lifestyles will love living in the far north and western edges or near one of the many parks, while downtown lovers will find the Northwest Calgary condo market offers something attractive in every price range.

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The Kensington area is particularly popular: the Sunnyside and Hillhurst neighbourhoods are within the inner city and close to downtown, blending trendy historic property and more contemporary architecture to create a unique street vibe.

Head north and you'll find the suburban communities including Tuscany, Royal Oak, Hamptons and Kincora with their majestic views and easy access to the Rocky Mountains, convenient for nature lovers, hikers and avid skiers.

Northwest Calgary is home to several of the most popular parks and green spaces in the city, many of which are located along the Bow River including Edworthy Park, Bowmont Park and Bowness Park. In the heart of Northwest Calgary real estate is Nose Hill park which covers 1,130 hectares and borders twelve residential communities including Edgemont, MacEwan and Sandstone Valley.

Also located in Calgary's Northwest is the prestigious University of Calgary main campus and picturesque grounds. The University grounds are a mere 2 kilometres North of downtown, occupying more than 200 hectares, and borders the Northwest Calgary communities of Varsity and Dalhousie.

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No matter what kind of property you're interested in, you're sure to find Northwest Calgary Real Estate appealing. Get started searching Northwest Calgary Real Estate today or contact me for more information about Northwest Calgary neighbourhoods.

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