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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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  • 2427 37 Street SW in Calgary: Glendale House for sale : MLS®# C4188515

    Main Photo: 2427 37 Street SW in Calgary: Glendale House for sale : MLS®# C4188515
    $515,000
    Detached
    Status:
    Active
    MLS® Num:
    C4188515
    Bedrooms:
    4
    Bathrooms:
    2
    Floor Area:
    995 sq. ft.
    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
  • 3 GROVE HILL Place SW in Calgary: Glendale House for sale : MLS®# C4188556

    Main Photo: 3 GROVE HILL Place SW in Calgary: Glendale House for sale : MLS®# C4188556
    $1,649,900
    Detached
    Status:
    Active
    MLS® Num:
    C4188556
    Bedrooms:
    5
    Bathrooms:
    6
    Floor Area:
    2,868 sq. ft.
    OPEN HOUSE on the 16th&17th (Sat&Sun) of June, 2-4 pm.**Stunning, 5 bedroom, fully finished walk-out basement, custom built house, nested on a huge pie-shaped lot in a quiet cul-de-sac of the mature SW neighborhood of Glendale. Functional, thought through main floor plan boasts large dining room, living room and the kitchen with loads of cabinet space, upgraded appliances and a massive island, master en-suite and a guest suite. Master bedroom has attached spa like style bathroom and an access to the private, roof covered balcony. 3 more large bedrooms and bathrooms are in the walk-out basement. Wide, bi-folding living room door opens to the large roof covered deck which overviews a huge backyard. No expense was spared to create a very warm yet contemporary environment. Quality and attention to detail are apparent everywhere. There is room for 3 cars in one car attached and 2 car detached garages. Close to the West Side Leisure center, Downtown, schools and shopping. A TRUE OASIS IN THE HEART OF THE CITY More details
    Listed by GRAND REALTY
    CODY BATTERSHILL
  • 2028 38 Street SW in Calgary: Glendale House for sale : MLS®# C4189835

    Main Photo: 2028 38 Street SW in Calgary: Glendale House for sale : MLS®# C4189835
    $549,900
    Detached
    Status:
    Active
    MLS® Num:
    C4189835
    Bedrooms:
    4
    Bathrooms:
    2
    Floor Area:
    1,014 sq. ft.
    DEVELOPER/INVESTOR ALERT! This recently re-zones 54' frontage property is RC-2 which opens up so many possibilities for this property in a great established neighbourhood. Home boasts 3 good sized rooms on the main floor and a 4 piece bathroom, bright living room and a good sized kitchen and dining area. Oak Hardwood floors, large deck of the backyard with large yard and those mature Glendale trees. Basement is developed with a 4th bedroom and another 3 piece bathroom and large rec room and laundry/utility area. Single detached garage off the back lane, newer roof and a great all around property that has so much potential. Call for a private viewing! More details
    Listed by RE/MAX REAL ESTATE (CENTRAL)
    CODY BATTERSHILL
  • 75 GLADYS RIDGE Road SW in Calgary: Glendale House for sale : MLS®# C4189653

    Main Photo: 75 GLADYS RIDGE Road SW in Calgary: Glendale House for sale : MLS®# C4189653
    $744,900
    Detached
    Status:
    Active
    MLS® Num:
    C4189653
    Bedrooms:
    3
    Bathrooms:
    3
    Floor Area:
    1,156 sq. ft.
    OPEN HOUSE: SATURDAY, JUNE 16 , 11-2. This professionally renovated, beautiful bungalow, located on a raised private large lot with mature trees, backing on to Optimist Athletic Park must been seen. The exterior includes newly finished walkway and garage floor as well as soffit, fascia, shingles, and triple pain all weather windows. Open the gorgeous walnut and glass front door and step into the elegant, functional space which includes walnut hardwood floors, Italian travertine tile, custom cabinets, stainless appliances and Mohawk carpet. The upstairs includes a fabulous brightly lit kitchen, family room, dinning area, master bedroom with walk in closet and spa like ensuite, a second bedroom and bathroom. The grand, fully developed basement includes a spacious third bedroom, four piece bath and lovely laundry room. Close to schools, LRT, shopping, Westhills and more this magnificent home must been seen More details
    Listed by MAXWELL CANYON CREEK
    CODY BATTERSHILL
  • 1916 GLENMOUNT Drive SW in Calgary: Glendale House for sale : MLS®# C4189218

    Main Photo: 1916 GLENMOUNT Drive SW in Calgary: Glendale House for sale : MLS®# C4189218
    $599,900
    Detached
    Status:
    Active
    MLS® Num:
    C4189218
    Bedrooms:
    4
    Bathrooms:
    2
    Floor Area:
    1,010 sq. ft.
    OPEN HOUSE: SAT JUNE 9 11-1. Located across from greenspace, this renovated family home is nestled into one of Glendale's most private locations. The 60 X 108 (5,995 sq. ft) lot sits under a canopy of trees and enjoys sunny west exposure. Main level is perfectly planned with a formal front room, 3/4' hardwood floors & gas fireplace. The bright kitchen boasts plenty of storage, S/S appliances, granite prep island & a custom built, upholstered corner banquette complete with storage. Also on this level are 3 good sized bedrooms with bespoke blackout window shades on oversized windows, a 4 piece bath & 2 hall closets. Lower level offers a rumpus/play room with built-ins, separate TV room, guest bedroom, 3-piece bath with heated floors and designer tile, and a huge laundry + storage space. A fully landscaped yard + private back patio complete this inviting family home. Don't miss the newer roof + windows, double detached garage, designer paint + lighting throughout, and 10/10 location steps from the 17th LRT. More details
    Listed by RE/MAX REALTY PROFESSIONALS
    CODY BATTERSHILL
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