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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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  • 4716 26 Avenue SW in Calgary: Glendale House for sale : MLS® # C4137742

    Main Photo: 4716 26 Avenue SW in Calgary: Glendale House for sale : MLS® # C4137742
    $529,000
    Detached
    Status:
    Active
    MLS® Num:
    C4137742
    Bedrooms:
    4
    Bathrooms:
    2
    Floor Area:
    1,261 sq. ft.
    Set back from the street, this lovely Glendale home provides ample privacy, plus the long drive makes for easy parking! Inside, stunning architectural elements and original hardwood in pristine condition create a unique retro vibe. The renovated kitchen is a tranquil oasis featuring multiple workspaces, making it easy to prep dinner while serving up breakfast! The solarium provides a great casual space for gathering with a wilderness chalet feel. Three bedrooms and a gorgeous renovated bathroom on the main floor, plus another room and bath in the basement mean there's tons of room for the entire family! The basement is perfectly set up for entertaining, with a built in bar, great original paneled walls, and nice newer carpet. Add a dart board or a pool table for the ultimate game room! The large yard is mature and this home is in a fantastic location, walking distance to Calgary Christian school, St. Thomas Aquinas, St. Greg's, and many other schools, as well as multiple shopping areas and the c-train. More details
    ROYAL LEPAGE BENCHMARK
    CODY BATTERSHILL
  • 9 KELWOOD Place SW in Calgary: Glendale House for sale : MLS® # C4137867

    Main Photo: 9 KELWOOD Place SW in Calgary: Glendale House for sale : MLS® # C4137867
    $624,800
    Detached
    Status:
    Active
    MLS® Num:
    C4137867
    Bedrooms:
    3
    Bathrooms:
    1
    Floor Area:
    1,272 sq. ft.
    Amazing location and great value, this 3 bedroom bungalow is perfectly situated on a quiet cul-de-sac in the charming neighbourhood of Glendale. Conveniently located within a 10 minute walk to the LRT and a very short commute to downtown, makes this the perfect place to call your new home. Enjoy the bright white kitchen: plenty of cupboards & counter space and that overlooks the sunny dining area. The Main floor features a wall of SOUTH facing windows, hardwood floors, electric fireplace and RECENTLY UPDATED 4 piece bathroom. The Lower development includes a large rec room, an additional bedroom plus an enormous laundry/utility room with ample space for storage. Enjoy the mature trees and south facing back yard featuring a large deck, perfect for casual entertaining. Close to schools, shopping , West hills, Killarney Pool, 17th Ave, Edworthy Park and the Bow River Pathway. This wonderful home won’t last, book your showing today. More details
    RE/MAX REALTY PROFESSIONALS
    CODY BATTERSHILL
  • 1904 GEORGIA Street SW in Calgary: Glendale House for sale : MLS® # C4136238

    Main Photo: 1904 GEORGIA Street SW in Calgary: Glendale House for sale : MLS® # C4136238
    $579,000
    Detached
    Status:
    Active
    MLS® Num:
    C4136238
    Bedrooms:
    3
    Bathrooms:
    2
    Floor Area:
    1,242 sq. ft.
    Welccome to OPEN HOUSE Sept 16 & 17 2-4pm. Classic, well maintained and immaculate! This bright bi-level located in a great location in Glendale has amazing curb appeal! The fantastic kitchen shows with ample counter space for food preparation and entertaining, amazing cupboard space and lots of beautiful natural light. A separate dining room and a large living room with fireplace are perfect for enjoying time with family, friends or for just relaxing. A finished basement with a large family room and den are added bonuses. This home has a great deck off the back and is perfect for enjoying barbecues with friends and family. The large back yard and a rear parking pad add to the value of your new home. Located just steps from the LRT for your quick commute to downtown to work or shop, minutes away from local shopping, recreation and entertainment and easy access to major road routes make this a ideal location for you and your family. More details
    REAL ESTATE PROFESSIONALS INC.
    CODY BATTERSHILL
  • 4020 26 Avenue SW in Calgary: Glendale House for sale : MLS® # C4136158

    Main Photo: 4020 26 Avenue SW in Calgary: Glendale House for sale : MLS® # C4136158
    $515,000
    Detached
    Status:
    Active
    MLS® Num:
    C4136158
    Bedrooms:
    3
    Bathrooms:
    2
    Floor Area:
    1,160 sq. ft.
    Great home in sought after community of Glendale. SEPARATE ENTRANCE, fully developed Basement. 3 bedrooms upstairs and 2 bedrooms in basement. 2 full bathroom. Fresh paint, renovated items new in 2016: GARAGE, ROOFING, DECK, FENCE. Also since 2012 including: Furnace & Water Tank, FLOOR, KICHEN (cabinet, appliances, light fixture), Bathroom, & BASEMENT! 4020 26 AVE SW, Drive by today! More details
    THE REAL ESTATE COMPANY LTD.
    CODY BATTERSHILL
  • 38 Granlea Place SW in Calgary: Glendale House for sale : MLS® # C4132471

    Main Photo: 38 Granlea Place SW in Calgary: Glendale House for sale : MLS® # C4132471
    $649,900
    Detached
    Status:
    Active
    MLS® Num:
    C4132471
    Bedrooms:
    4
    Bathrooms:
    3
    Floor Area:
    1,255 sq. ft.
    Beautiful Glendale Meadows on PIE SHAPED LOT (6,491 ft2) w/green space in front. 1207 ft2 ART SULLIVAN BUNGALOW. HARDWOOD FLOORS on main. Wood burning fireplace in living room. Formal dining room. Upgraded kitchen w/pantry. 3 beds on main. 2 pc ensuite in Master. 4 pc main bath w/soaker tub & CORK flooring. Recently the exterior was insulated and sided with beautiful Hardie board 2014, 50 yr shingles 2011, GIENOW windows 2014. Double detached GARAGE also 50 yr newer shingles & Hardie Board siding. 2014 downstairs was gutted right down to the concrete & shows like new w/great floor plan. A super nice family room, large room currently used as a studio w/egress window, 1 1/2” RIGID FOAM + BATTING for warmth, and sound proofing; excellent for another bedroom. 4 pc bath, bar, laundry & storage. Porch on front entrance and large patio in the back; both private & nicely landscaped. Underground sprinkler system 2016. Walking path on the side. Close to schools, parks, Glendale Rink, Optimist Park, C-train & buses. More details
    REAL ESTATE PROFESSIONALS INC.
    CODY BATTERSHILL
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