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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: 1916 45 Street SW in Calgary: Glendale House for sale : MLS(r) # C4107250
$656,000
Detached
Status:
Active
MLS® Num:
C4107250
Bedrooms:
4
Bathrooms:
2
Floor Area:
Switch units of measure978 sq. ft.
This up-dated Bungalow is situated in the sought after community of Glendale. Offers 4 bedrooms & 2 bathrooms. The main floor features engineered hardwood floors, stone tiles, fresh paint throughout, new baseboards & doors. Kitchen offers plenty of storage space, quartz... More details
Listed by RE/MAX REAL ESTATE (MOUNTAIN VIEW)
Main Photo: 2203 45 Street SW in Calgary: Glendale House for sale : MLS(r) # C4101882
$599,900
Detached
Status:
Active
MLS® Num:
C4101882
Bedrooms:
4
Bathrooms:
2
Floor Area:
Switch units of measure1,614 sq. ft.
Welcome to Glendale's true character homes with HEATED DOUBLE GARAGE. Visit OPEN HOUSE 1:00-4:00PM SAT/SUN MAR 25/26TH to view this sprawling 4 bed, 2 bath bungalow on A LARGE PRIVATE CORNER LOT LOCATED NEXT TO PLAYGROUND ZONE, AND WALKING DISTANCE TO COUNTLESS PARKS... More details
Listed by RE/MAX REAL ESTATE (MOUNTAIN VIEW)
Main Photo: 33 GLENSIDE Drive SW in Calgary: Glendale House for sale : MLS(r) # C4105237
$574,900
Detached
Status:
Active
MLS® Num:
C4105237
Bedrooms:
4
Bathrooms:
3
Floor Area:
Switch units of measure1,159 sq. ft.
Welcome to this nice family home in a quiet location, close to all amenities and walking distance to the LRT, this fully developed bungalow in the desirable community of Glendale comes with 3+1 bedrooms, 2.5 Baths, numerous upgrades throughout including new windows... More details
Listed by RE/MAX REAL ESTATE (MOUNTAIN VIEW)
Main Photo: 5 GROVE HILL Place SW in Calgary: Glendale House for sale : MLS(r) # C4103281
$1,699,900
Detached
Status:
Active
MLS® Num:
C4103281
Bedrooms:
4
Bathrooms:
3
Floor Area:
Switch units of measure1,855 sq. ft.
This is the most gorgeous home in Glendale. The massive lot rests on a quiet cul-de-sac close to all amenities. A unique design allows garage entry from the custom concrete front drive or the alley. This home contains every convenience, with Complete Smart Home, HUB... More details
Listed by ROYAL LEPAGE BENCHMARK
Main Photo: 4732 26 Avenue SW in Calgary: Glendale House for sale : MLS(r) # C4102215
$779,900
Detached
Status:
Active
MLS® Num:
C4102215
Bedrooms:
6
Bathrooms:
4
Floor Area:
Switch units of measure1,473 sq. ft.
Stunning 6 bedroom, 4 bathroom bungalow in Glendale! This home has been beautifully renovated top to bottom. The main floor features lovely hardwood floors, and the living room next to the kitchen and family room creates the perfect space for entertaining. The covered... More details
Listed by ROYAL LEPAGE BENCHMARK
Listing information last updated on March 28, 2017
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