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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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Main Photo: 2603 45 Street SW in Calgary: Glendale House for sale : MLS(r) # C4129375
$1,285,000
Detached
Status:
Active
MLS® Num:
C4129375
Bedrooms:
6
Bathrooms:
5
Floor Area:
Switch units of measure2,835 sq. ft.
OPEN HOUSE SUNDAY, JULY 23, 1-3PM* Fabulous location! Impressive Custom Designed Two Storey Home in the desirable community of Glendale. Built in 2007, on a large lot, this Home was designed for the growing Family. Fully developed with 6 Bedrooms & 4.5 Bathrooms. Next... More details
Listed by RE/MAX COMPLETE REALTY
Main Photo: 2419 37 Street SW in Calgary: Glendale House for sale : MLS(r) # C4128839
$599,900
Detached
Status:
Active
MLS® Num:
C4128839
Bedrooms:
3
Bathrooms:
2
Floor Area:
Switch units of measure999 sq. ft.
M-C1 ZONED PROPERTY OFFERS MANY EXCITING DEVELOPMENT OPPORTUNITIES! Lot is 55 feet wide by 100 deep with no obstructions in the back lane IE:power poles etc... Home is in good condition with an excellent floor plan. This 1,000 Sq. Foot 3 bedroom up home has big eat-in... More details
Listed by AXIOM REALTY INC.
Main Photo: 2028 GLENWOOD Drive SW in Calgary: Glendale House for sale : MLS(r) # C4129195
$679,900
Detached
Status:
Active
MLS® Num:
C4129195
Bedrooms:
4
Bathrooms:
2
Floor Area:
Switch units of measure1,350 sq. ft.
This beautiful west facing home was completely renovated in 2012 and taken all the way back to the studs with new plumbing, electrical, windows, doors, roof, etc. The open concept main floor is a fantastic place to entertain or spend quality time with your family... More details
Listed by RE/MAX REAL ESTATE (CENTRAL)
Main Photo: 4715 17 Avenue SW in Calgary: Glendale House for sale : MLS(r) # C4126849
$439,900
Detached
Status:
Active
MLS® Num:
C4126849
Bedrooms:
5
Bathrooms:
2
Floor Area:
Switch units of measure1,014 sq. ft.
OPEN HOUSE WED JUL 19 BTWN 3:30-5:00 & THU JUL 20 BTWN 3:30-6:00PM. Great opportunity to build sweat equity! Fully finished 3 + 2 bedroom bungalow on a huge 19.5 x 36.6 lot. Great holding property for potential future redevelopment. Kitchen overlooks south rear... More details
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Main Photo: 4032 GROVE HILL Road SW in Calgary: Glendale House for sale : MLS(r) # C4126460
$785,000
Detached
Status:
Active
MLS® Num:
C4126460
Bedrooms:
4
Bathrooms:
2
Floor Area:
Switch units of measure1,187 sq. ft.
Professionally renovated bungalow set in Glendale on a quiet street with a green park in a front & a walking distance to Glendale Elementary. A perfect opportunity for a growing family to move into a desirable community & enjoy the luxury of modern design & finishings... More details
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