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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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  • 4519 19 Avenue SW in Calgary: Glendale House for sale : MLS®# C4219840

    Main Photo: 4519 19 Avenue SW in Calgary: Glendale House for sale : MLS®# C4219840
    $489,900
    Detached
    Status:
    Active
    MLS® Num:
    C4219840
    Bedrooms:
    3
    Bathrooms:
    1
    Floor Area:
    973 sq. ft.
    This classic well-maintained bungalow is located in the beautiful community of Glendale with its well kept homes, quiet streets, mature trees, and proximity to the C Train and urban amenities. The home has original hardwood floors throughout the living room, 3 bedrooms and hall areas. A bright kitchen is well designed and has potential for open concept renovations. The attractively finished basement provides additional living space, and the south facing private back yard with its tidy landscaping is a lovely place to spend summer days. There is a detached garage set appropriately apart from the home on the lot. The home and grounds show pride of ownership. This home is neat, clean, freshly painted and move-in ready. More details
    Listed by REAL ESTATE PROFESSIONALS INC.
    CODY BATTERSHILL
  • 3908 26 Avenue SW in Calgary: Glendale House for sale : MLS®# C4219298

    Main Photo: 3908 26 Avenue SW in Calgary: Glendale House for sale : MLS®# C4219298
    $499,888
    Detached
    Status:
    Active
    MLS® Num:
    C4219298
    Bedrooms:
    5
    Bathrooms:
    2
    Floor Area:
    1,178 sq. ft.
    Huge sunny south facing corner lot, on a great collector street with commercial zoning! This 5bdrm, almost 2300 sq ft home, has a fully developed, open concept, lower level with lifetime vinyl flooring. Great potential for a home business or second suite...this beautifully well maintained home is sure to charm ! Upstairs you have 3 bdrms, a lovely remodeled kitchen with stainless steel appliances, good size windows, and hardwood floors. 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 fantastic location is full of opportunity just waiting to happen! Don't miss out on your chance, come see this truly special property today! More details
    Listed by GREATER CALGARY REAL ESTATE
    CODY BATTERSHILL
  • 5316 GROVE HILL Road SW in Calgary: Glendale House for sale : MLS®# C4219005

    Main Photo: 5316 GROVE HILL Road SW in Calgary: Glendale House for sale : MLS®# C4219005
    $639,000
    Detached
    Status:
    Active
    MLS® Num:
    C4219005
    Bedrooms:
    4
    Bathrooms:
    2
    Floor Area:
    1,375 sq. ft.
    Superbly located on desirable Grove Hill Rd, this gorgeous 1375 SF, FOUR bdrm up bungalow is ready for you to move in! Features included refinished hardwood floors on the main floor, large expanded kitchen with skylights, cozy new gas fireplace in the living room & good sized bedrooms. Fully finished down with a big family room and bedroom (window not to code) and full bath. You’re sure to enjoy the mature landscaped yard with wide exposed aggregate and lighted walks, concrete and brick post fence along the back, a oversized double detached garage (26’ x 24’6”), deck and patio and lots of upgrades including windows, new service panel, shingles, gas line for bbq, central vac & more! Simply a great location, with large area parks just around the corner, great area schools and an easy walk to the 17th Ave & 45 St LRT stop. This one’s a Gem – call to book your viewing today! More details
    Listed by RE/MAX REALTY PROFESSIONALS
    CODY BATTERSHILL
  • 40 GLENFIELD Road SW in Calgary: Glendale House for sale : MLS®# C4218024

    Main Photo: 40 GLENFIELD Road SW in Calgary: Glendale House for sale : MLS®# C4218024
    $1,579,900
    Detached
    Status:
    Active
    MLS® Num:
    C4218024
    Bedrooms:
    7
    Bathrooms:
    5
    Floor Area:
    2,207 sq. ft.
    Unbeatable location in this impeccable estate home backing onto Turtle Hill Park in the popular Southwest community of Glendale, just a short stroll to Optimist Athletic Park & minutes to 5 schools & the LRT. This custom-crafted walkout bungalow boasts the finest of luxury finishings & attention to detail, with 7 bedrooms & 5 bathrooms, oversized garage with heated floors & designer kitchen to please the gourmet in the family. Showcased by rich hardwood floors & an expanse of picture windows, this exquisite home is perfectly suited for entertaining or simply family living, with its grand great room with soaring 12ft ceilings & wood-burning fireplace accented by built-in cabinets, open concept formal dining room & dedicated home office. The showpiece chef's kitchen is fully-loaded & features upgraded granite counters & soft-close drawers/cabinets, huge centre island, butler's pantry & top-of-the-line stainless steel appliances including 48inch gas stove plus dishwasher & fridge from Fisher & Paykel. The private owners retreat enjoys a large walk-in closet & sensual ensuite with heated floors, double vanities & glass shower. A 2nd bedroom & full bath are down the hall plus there are 4 more bedrooms - 1 with an ensuite - in the fully finished walkout level - complete with inslab heating, laundry with front-loading washer & dryer along with a rec room with gas fireplace, built-in cabinets & terrific granite-topped wet bar. An added bonus is a bedroom over the garage with a wall of built-in cabinets & private ensuite...ideal for your in-laws, teenager or unexpected guests. There are granite counters & Kohler toilets in all the bathrooms, built-in speakers & underground sprinklers, energy-efficient hydronic heating, triple-glazed windows, relaxing central air & wonderful outdoor living space on the deck & patio, with a gate leading out to the lane & Turtle Hill Park. A truly exceptional property you won't soon forget...the home of your dreams awaits! More details
    Listed by ROYAL LEPAGE BENCHMARK
    CODY BATTERSHILL
  • 2 GLENMOUNT Crescent SW in Calgary: Glendale House for sale : MLS®# C4217798

    Main Photo: 2 GLENMOUNT Crescent SW in Calgary: Glendale House for sale : MLS®# C4217798
    $549,900
    Detached
    Status:
    Active
    MLS® Num:
    C4217798
    Bedrooms:
    2
    Bathrooms:
    1
    Floor Area:
    1,150 sq. ft.
    Here's the perfect winter project for your investor/fixer flipper or handy buyer wanting a forever home on a beauty inner city lot! Shingles were redone in 2006 as well as electrical upgraded! This home has been tenant occupied by current tenant since the early 1990's! Mostly original, this 1150 sq ft bungalow features character hardwood flooring and a 20' X 21' deck over the garage. This home built in 1954, is in great location in Glendale on a very desired Crescent near 17 Ave SW for a quick commute downtown & less than 1/2 km Walk to 45 street Transit Station. The home faces a small green park and is on a huge pie lot with privacy trees, all it needs is a new owner that's not afraid of some work! The asking price is $549,900.00 & the upside is excellent! More details
    Listed by RE/MAX FIRST
    CODY BATTERSHILL
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