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Glendale Calgary real estateGlendale is an up and coming inner city Calgary SW community established back in 1955. The community is in great proximity to downtown Calgary, giving it’s inner city real-estate great value and is the site of many new infill developments.

Views of the Rockies westward are characteristic of many different areas inside the community, contributing to added value for many of its homes.

Glendale Amenities and Services

Glendale is bordered by main routes, some of which that are listed above, that provide numerous strip malls and access to other main routes with even more businesses. Westbrook Mall is minutes north of Glendale, while Signal Hill Shopping Centre is minutes south.

The advantage of being in an inner city community such as Glendale is the ease of access to services and amenities of all kinds surrounding the community. Great recreational advantages include having access to Optimist Park, Glendale Meadows and Athletic Park and the pathway that coincides with the parks.

There are three schools in Glendale, two public elementary and one separate junior high. 37th Street SW is the main source of all public transportation for the community that can be reached in less than ten minutes of walking from any point inside Glendale.

Glendale schools

Glendale has three schools inside its borders. Two of them are Glendale and Glenmeadow Elementary Schools that teach kindergarten to grade six. Privatized St. Gregory Elementary /Junior High is also within Glendale which gives a privatized learning opportunity for student’s kindergarten to grade nine.

Designated public schools include Glendale Elementary, Vincent Massey and A.E. Cross for Junior High and Ernest Manning for Senior High. These schools are in close proximity to the community.

Glendale Demographics

Glendale is an amazing inner city community in Calgary’s SW quadrant. Check out these particular demographic statistics that might interest new home buyers looking for a house in the area (City of Calgary, Civic Census 2009)

  • Ages 24 and below – 31.4%
  • Ages 25 to 54 – 44.0%
  • Ages 55 and up – 24.6%
  • Average household income – $70,238 (Statistics Canada, 2006 Census)
  • Percentage of population with a High School Diploma or higher – 78.1%
  • Ratio of residents who own their property – 80.0%
  • Ratio of residents who rent their property – 20.4%

Public Transportation

Glendale’s main source of public transportation is 37th Street SW found on the eastern boundary of Glendale. Three main routes on 37th Street SW include Circle Routes 72 and 73 and Glenbrook Express 166. Circle Routes encircle the whole city connecting stations from the south and north sectors.

Other routes that are close by include Signal Hill, 69th Street, Killarney and 26th Avenue, Aspen Woods, BRT North and West, Valley Ridge, Coach Hill, Cougar Ridge and Strathcona. Glendale has numerous different opportunities for residents trying to get somewhere.

Glendale Community Boundaries Are:

  • Northern Border – 17th Avenue SW from Sarcee Trail SW to 37th Street SW
  • Eastern Border – 37th Street SW from 17th Avenue SW to 26th Avenue SW
  • Southern Border – 26th Avenue SW from 37th Street SW to Sarcee Trail SW
  • Western Border – Sarcee Trail SW from 26th Avenue SW to 17th Avenue SW

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  • 2619 GLENMOUNT Drive SW in Calgary: Glendale House for sale : MLS® # C4144231

    Main Photo: 2619 GLENMOUNT Drive SW in Calgary: Glendale House for sale : MLS® # C4144231
    • Exterior - front close-up
    • West exposure backyard
    • Living room
    • Living room
    • Living room - to entry
    • Retro Kitchen - with new applainces
    • Kitchen
    • View of backyard from window
    • Dining area - in spacious Kitchen
    • Master bedroom
    • Master bedroom - extra storage unit included
    • New contemporary bathroom
    • Bedroom
    • Bedroom
    • 3-piece Bathroom - lower level
    • Bedroom - lower level
    • Recreation room
    • Laundry room - lower level
    • 5th Bedroom / Storage with wall unit included.
    • 5th Bedroom / Storage Room
    • Exterior back of house & yard
    • Backyard - lovely patio with fire pit
    • Incredible park & playground just steps away.
    • Gledale School 1/2 block away.
    • LRT - just a 7minute walk
    $569,500
    Detached
    Status:
    Active
    MLS® Num:
    C4144231
    Bedrooms:
    4
    Bathrooms:
    2
    Floor Area:
    1,139 sq. ft.
    Stylish & bright this 5 bedroom renovated bungalow has over 2000sq.ft. of developed living space & is situated on a beautiful 65’X100’ west exposure flat lot. Located on one of the nicest streets in Glendale the home is just steps from parks, playgrounds, schools, tennis courts, sledding hill, community hockey rink & the 45 St LRT. Features include; new windows that flood the rooms with light; rich refinished hardwood floors; contemporary paint palette; modern fixtures & fittings; new spa-like 4-piece bath; retro kitchen w new appliances; spacious master bedroom w extra wardrobe; new laundry room w top notch machines; & Lower Level w rec. room, 4th bedroom &large storage area or use as(5th)bedroom. The gorgeous west lot has mature trees & shrubs, brick patio, fire-pit & front drive access w room for 3 vehicles. Glendale is a vibrant inner-city community that offers all the amenities modern families require- close to public transport, shopping, entertainment & recreation- incredible location & potential More details
    HOUSTON REALTY.ca
    CODY BATTERSHILL
  • 3915 23 Avenue SW in Calgary: Glendale House for sale : MLS® # C4142474

    Main Photo: 3915 23 Avenue SW in Calgary: Glendale House for sale : MLS® # C4142474
    $1,199,500
    Detached
    Status:
    Active
    MLS® Num:
    C4142474
    Bedrooms:
    5
    Bathrooms:
    4
    Floor Area:
    2,467 sq. ft.
    Spectacular beautifully renovated 3+2 bedroom 2 story home in Glendale with over 3700 sq ft of living space! The main floor of this home showcases white oak hardwood & marble flooring throughout, a very spacious great room, dining area & gorgeous chef’s kitchen finished with granite counter tops, large island, custom cabinetry, plenty of counter space & top of the line appliances. A 2 piece powder room completes the main level. On the second level, you will find 3 good sized bedrooms & a 4 piece main bath. The master bedroom boasts a sitting area, large walk-in closet & lovely 4 piece ensuite with dual sinks & large walk-in shower. The fully developed basement features family & recreation rooms, 2 bedrooms, a 3 piece bath & laundry room with ample counter & storage space. Additional highlights include full wiring for surround sound throughout, beautifully landscaped gardens & huge south facing back yard with deck, patio, hot tub & storage shed. The double detached garage comes with all the bells & whistles including an electric car charger. Also enjoy the very convenient location close to Edworthy Park, golfing, Optimist Athletic Park, schools, shopping, public transit & a short commute to the downtown core. More details
    RE/MAX REAL ESTATE (CENTRAL)
    CODY BATTERSHILL
  • 21 GLENVIEW Drive SW in Calgary: Glendale House for sale : MLS® # C4142034

    Main Photo: 21 GLENVIEW Drive SW in Calgary: Glendale House for sale : MLS® # C4142034
    $596,660
    Detached
    Status:
    Active
    MLS® Num:
    C4142034
    Bedrooms:
    3
    Bathrooms:
    2
    Floor Area:
    1,284 sq. ft.
    OPPORTUNITY KNOCKS in this solid 1284 SF bungalow located in the desirable community of Glendale, only minutes from the 45th St LRT station. Sitting atop a hillside lot with sweeping views to the west, on a 622m2 (6,697SF) lot you can make your dreams come true in this property. The main level features a spacious dining room with large west windows, a brick fireplace feature wall, a large family room, all with parquet flooring. Sliding doors lead to a summer sun room. The corner kitchen has windows to the west & south. There are 2 bedrooms upstairs and a large bath with a new walk-in shower/new flooring. The full bsmt is 1132SF and features a bar, games room (pool table included) feature fireplace wall, a 3pc bath & laundry room. The roof & furnace are both less than 5 years old. There is a single garage w/access from the street and another garage/workshop w/access from the alley. Live in the home while you get ideas for the space, or renovate and build your dream home. More details
    SUTTON GROUP - CANWEST
    CODY BATTERSHILL
  • 5 GROVE HILL Place SW in Calgary: Glendale House for sale : MLS® # C4139390

    Main Photo: 5 GROVE HILL Place SW in Calgary: Glendale House for sale : MLS® # C4139390
    $1,550,000
    Detached
    Status:
    Active
    MLS® Num:
    C4139390
    Bedrooms:
    4
    Bathrooms:
    3
    Floor Area:
    1,855 sq. ft.
    From outside, this bungalow comes across as attractive and modest. Inside, the home is far from ordinary. If you are looking for luxury and location, 5 Grove Hill will take your breath away! The pie lot allows for a layout that opens up into more interior and yard space than you'd expect. Vaulted ceilings and high end custom details create visually stunning rooms. Elegant fixtures and elite appliances are beautiful and functional. Entertain guests on the main floor to make use of the stunning kitchen and dining area. For a low key night, head down to the lower level where the use of barn wood and ultra-soft carpet provides a rustic yet chic place to relax and watch a movie or play a game. The unique drive through garage and rear pad make parking all your vehicles and toys a breeze. Plus, enjoy the private, country-esque backyard through the wall of windows or from the giant deck! This home is a perfect mix of deluxe amenities without the flashy over-embellishment of traditional luxury homes. More details
    ROYAL LEPAGE BENCHMARK
    CODY BATTERSHILL
  • 4032 GROVE HILL Road SW in Calgary: Glendale House for sale : MLS® # C4140360

    Main Photo: 4032 GROVE HILL Road SW in Calgary: Glendale House for sale : MLS® # C4140360
    $759,900
    Detached
    Status:
    Active
    MLS® Num:
    C4140360
    Bedrooms:
    4
    Bathrooms:
    2
    Floor Area:
    1,187 sq. ft.
    OPEN HOUSE SAT Nov 18th 1-4pm***Modern Elegance awaits you and your family in Glendale; a family community that is close to schools, shopping, CTrain, 17ave and access to Downtown or going to the mountains. Professional open-concept kitchen with built-in upgraded stainless steal appliances, quarts countertops & soft closing custom cabinets. Spacious dining area with onyx French doors to huge backyard also opened to a bright living room with a custom tiled gas fireplace. Luxury white oak 5" engineered hardwood runs throughout the main floor. Gorgeous main bathroom feels like a spa with a white porcelain tile, double vanity & quarts countertop. Fully redone basement features a large rec room, a built-in dry bar, 4th bedroom, office, custom shower 3pc bathroom & laundry. Home has AC, all new windows, new plumbing, update electrical & attic insulation. Quiet street with a park in a front. Call to View! More details
    RE/MAX REALTY PROFESSIONALS
    CODY BATTERSHILL
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