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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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  • 40 Glenfield Road SW in Calgary: Glendale House for sale : MLS®# C4201238

    Main Photo: 40 Glenfield Road SW in Calgary: Glendale House for sale : MLS®# C4201238
    $1,599,900
    Detached
    Status:
    Active
    MLS® Num:
    C4201238
    Bedrooms:
    6
    Bathrooms:
    5
    Floor Area:
    2,220 sq. ft.
    Over looking the sweeping green space of Turtle Hill Park. A home Custom built in 2014, it showcases 6 bedrooms, 3 full ensuites, modern amenities plus additional Loft space and a main floor Office. An expansive, open great-room floorpan has a spacious Chef's kitchen, 48 inch gas cooktop, granite counters, wine fridge and Butlers pantry. The full walkout with a large Rec room, wet bar, microwave, open spaciousness to kick back and a gym/work-out room all with a parkland panorama outside the expansive triple glaze windows. Home audio (SONOS) for your enjoyment. Home Comfort via hydronic heating system, radiant floor heating, air conditioning and the ambiance and of a true wood burning fireplace. An oversized front drive garage, a front veranda and a raised rear patio enhance the peaceful property. The exterior is Natural Imported stone and Hardie Board siding & upgraded roof. Fully landscaped, underground sprinkler system. Blocks from 5 different Schools and a few minutes to the LRT. More details
    Listed by MAXWELL SOUTH STAR REALTY
    CODY BATTERSHILL
  • 2427 37 Street SW in Calgary: Glendale House for sale : MLS®# C4201043

    Main Photo: 2427 37 Street SW in Calgary: Glendale House for sale : MLS®# C4201043
    $485,000
    Detached
    Status:
    Active
    MLS® Num:
    C4201043
    Bedrooms:
    4
    Bathrooms:
    2
    Floor Area:
    995 sq. ft.
    Solid original 4 bedroom, 2 full bathroom bungalow in Glendale on a 55' x 100' lot. One owner home that has been lovingly cared for. Double detached garage plus an additional gravel parking pad. Excellent opportunity for a renovation or re-build. More details
    Listed by CIR REALTY
    CODY BATTERSHILL
  • 4504 19 Avenue SW in Calgary: Glendale House for sale : MLS®# C4199547

    Main Photo: 4504 19 Avenue SW in Calgary: Glendale House for sale : MLS®# C4199547
    $1,299,000
    Detached
    Status:
    Active
    MLS® Num:
    C4199547
    Bedrooms:
    4
    Bathrooms:
    4
    Floor Area:
    2,160 sq. ft.
    Luxury home in Glendale newly built in 2013. Tasteful, contemporary design in this beautiful custom home, perfect for family living. Thoughtful and innovative touches abound, all with a distinctive feel of quality and luxury. Quarter-cut oak floors spread across the main level, complemented by walnut cabinetry in the living room, den and kitchen island. The kitchen features a huge marble-topped island and custom full-height cabinets with Caesarstone tops. Coffered ceilings and modern lighting finish off the kitchen and dining area. Upstairs there are three large bedrooms including a spacious master with spa-inspired ensuite. Custom closets in every room. Downstairs is fully finished with heated floors for comfort. There's a large entertainment room, exercise room, 4th bedroom and 3 pc bath. The yard is beautifully landscaped, and out back you'll find a huge deck overlooking your yard, hot tub, and a pergola-covered patio in front of your garage that features a bar and tv behind a roll-up door... see below Additional features and highlights include: Central air conditioning, zoned HVAC system, two-sided fireplace in living room, heated floors in master ensuite and walk-in closet, marble tile in main bath, porcelain tile in master ensuite, walk-in closet, laundry room, mud room and lower bath, steam shower in lower bathroom, Sonos sound system including speakers throughout main level, outdoor speakers on deck, built-in surround speakers in basement, solid wood 8 ft interior doors throughout main and second floor, exercise room with rubber floor and mirrored wall, security system, 35 yr shingles, composite decking and exposed aggregate poured concrete walkways front and back, note gas assisted wood burning fire pit and heated 28x24 garage More details
    Listed by ROYAL LEPAGE SOLUTIONS
    CODY BATTERSHILL
  • 84 GATEWAY Drive SW in Calgary: Glendale House for sale : MLS®# C4197993

    Main Photo: 84 GATEWAY Drive SW in Calgary: Glendale House for sale : MLS®# C4197993
    $925,000
    Detached
    Status:
    Active
    MLS® Num:
    C4197993
    Bedrooms:
    5
    Bathrooms:
    4
    Floor Area:
    1,743 sq. ft.
    **SELLERS ARE OFFERING TO PAY FOR YOUR HOME INSPECTION AND LEGAL FEES** Within the terraced front yard, you’ll find Glendale’s hidden gem. This completely renovated home has light, character, and texture. Plank hardwood contrasts with white cabinets for a modern country aesthetic. Vaulted ceilings and skylights in the living area frame a reading nook. A pendant chandelier sets the mood in the dining room, while the breakfast area is a funky diner booth. The kitchen is sleek with Quartz and subway tile. Elite appliances include a gas stove and custom panel refrigerator. The master offers a walk-in closet, and a barn door to the brick and tile ensuite. Adjustable spray and a rain head in the steam shower, plus a soaker tub are a dream. A family room with a wood fireplace, flex area, three bedrooms, two beautifully tiled baths, and a custom mudroom with lockers finish the lower level. A highlight is the solarium, adding year round livable space to relax in with reclaimed wood walls and a gas stove. More details
    Listed by ROYAL LEPAGE INNOVATE
    CODY BATTERSHILL
  • 2223 KELWOOD Drive SW in Calgary: Glendale House for sale : MLS®# C4196002

    Main Photo: 2223 KELWOOD Drive SW in Calgary: Glendale House for sale : MLS®# C4196002
    $589,000
    Detached
    Status:
    Active
    MLS® Num:
    C4196002
    Bedrooms:
    5
    Bathrooms:
    2
    Floor Area:
    1,123 sq. ft.
    Welcome to Glendale, one of Calgary's best kept secrets in the inner City. This 5 bed/ 2bath bungalow can easily be set up as either a fully developed 5 bedroom home, or an illegal non-conforming suited home with 3 bedrooms up and a 2 bedroom(illegal) suite below. There have been a number of improvements in the last 5 years including a new kitchen with quartz counter tops, a high efficiency furnace, main floor bath remodel, a second kitchen, fenced backyard and a new roof. The enormous west facing backyard is a rare gem for inner city living. Only a 10 minute drive to downtown or a quick walk to the West LRT makes commuting a breeze. All levels of school are in close proximity, including an elementary school just down the street. More details
    Listed by VIRTU REAL ESTATE
    CODY BATTERSHILL
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