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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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  • 4715 17 Avenue SW in Calgary: Glendale House for sale : MLS®# C4208843

    Main Photo: 4715 17 Avenue SW in Calgary: Glendale House for sale : MLS®# C4208843
    $459,000
    Detached
    Status:
    Active
    MLS® Num:
    C4208843
    Bedrooms:
    6
    Bathrooms:
    2
    Floor Area:
    1,052 sq. ft.
    Welcome to a great investment property that is located across from the new LRT with a large south facing back yard to enjoy. The main floor features over 1050 sq ft with a nice size living area leading to your dining area off your kitchen offering 3 nice size bedrooms and a 4 piece bathroom . The lower level offers a nice size living area and 3 additional bedrooms supported with a 3 piece bathroom. The home is presently rented out with a rental rate of 1900/mth......a great investment!!! More details
    Listed by ENGEL & VOLKERS CALGARY
    CODY BATTERSHILL
  • 2608 GRANVILLE Street SW in Calgary: Glendale House for sale : MLS®# C4209741

    Main Photo: 2608 GRANVILLE Street SW in Calgary: Glendale House for sale : MLS®# C4209741
    $613,800
    Detached
    Status:
    Active
    MLS® Num:
    C4209741
    Bedrooms:
    4
    Bathrooms:
    3
    Floor Area:
    1,818 sq. ft.
    If you are looking for a cash cow then this is it. Home has been rented as a "rooming house" and generates +/- $4150.00/month in gross rents. Owner pays utilities. It's a very large 2 story split home in the desirable area of Glendale. Steps from the park, transit, community hockey rinks and various schools. Keep it as a rental or take over the home as your personal residence. Home does need a roof. It has been professionally repainted inside over the last few months. 3 full baths, hardwood floors, maple kitchen with granite counters. Don't let the opportunity pass you by. Call your favourite Realtor for a private showing. More details
    Listed by RE/MAX REAL ESTATE (CENTRAL)
    CODY BATTERSHILL
  • 3908 26 Avenue SW in Calgary: Glendale House for sale : MLS®# C4206382

    Main Photo: 3908 26 Avenue SW in Calgary: Glendale House for sale : MLS®# C4206382
    $519,899
    Detached
    Status:
    Active
    MLS® Num:
    C4206382
    Bedrooms:
    5
    Bathrooms:
    2
    Floor Area:
    1,178 sq. ft.
    Have you been looking for the perfect location for your new home/business/investment property? This is no ordinary lot! A full wrap around corner, 100 x 58 ft, on a great collector street with RC-1 commercial potential. A very sound and well-maintained home with close to 2300 sq ft in total living space! The nicely remodeled kitchen with stainless steel appliances, a ceiling fan, and good size windows makes for the heart of the home. Hardwood and ceramic floors upstairs, and brand new vinyl (lifeproof) flooring throughout the entire open concept lower level. With green space across the side street, a 4 minute walk to Glendale school and a short ten minute walk to Killarney Elementary School, this area is full of great opportunity! 5 blocks off 17th AVE and a 5 minute drive to Westbrook Mall....Don't miss out on your chance, come see this truly special property today! More details
    Listed by GREATER CALGARY REAL ESTATE
    CODY BATTERSHILL
  • 4503 25 Avenue SW in Calgary: Glendale House for sale : MLS®# C4205803

    Main Photo: 4503 25 Avenue SW in Calgary: Glendale House for sale : MLS®# C4205803
    $749,900
    Detached
    Status:
    Active
    MLS® Num:
    C4205803
    Bedrooms:
    3
    Bathrooms:
    3
    Floor Area:
    1,145 sq. ft.
    This home will take your breath away!! Stunning high-end renovation with only the best in finishing and fixtures in this beautiful home. Rich engineered hardwood floors, estate casing and baseboard, a dramatic full stone fireplace and custom built-in shelving. A true "chef’s" kitchen with quality shaker cabinets, natural stone marble countertops, high-end GE Monogram appliances with gas stove and a feature drop down hood fan. Renovated baths throughout with tile floors, marble vanities and a two-person 10 ml glass shower in the hotel quality ensuite bath. The professionally developed basement features a media room, 2 bedrooms with oversized windows, high quality bath and a big laundry room. Extensive landscaping makes the back yard a true oasis! Hot tub with pergola to soak away your day, stone patio, tiered decking, huge storage shed built into the flow of the yard and more. Newer roof, windows, mechanical. siding, super cozy front porch and great views of Glendale Meadows Park. Garage plans available. More details
    Listed by RE/MAX REAL ESTATE (CENTRAL)
    CODY BATTERSHILL
  • 3 GROVE HILL Place SW in Calgary: Glendale House for sale : MLS®# C4204800

    Main Photo: 3 GROVE HILL Place SW in Calgary: Glendale House for sale : MLS®# C4204800
    $1,649,900
    Detached
    Status:
    Active
    MLS® Num:
    C4204800
    Bedrooms:
    5
    Bathrooms:
    6
    Floor Area:
    2,868 sq. ft.
    **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
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