Calgary communities showcase an enormous level of property and lifestyle diversity. Some Calgary communities can provide several of the most affordable Western Canadian housing options. While other communities can harbour some of the highest valued properties in the country. Overvalued communities become so highly valued and sought after due to their culture, amenities, luxury properties and much more. Considering what community best suits your lifestyle and budget is a key initial aspect of your home buying process. Condos and single-family homes in these six communities can very upscale, though are often quite expensive.
Roxboro was initially established in 1911 as Rideau Park and became Roxboro in 1923. Roxboro became a Calgary community in 1967. This longstanding Calgary community offers gorgeous homes that can offer beautiful views of downtown and can back directly onto the Elbow River. The average home price in Roxboro is roughly 1.4 million dollars. These homes are large, full of stunning appliances, and are built with the highest quality designs and materials. Roxboro is also home to a number of schools and green spaces, as well as the community is a mere 10-minute drive from CalgaryÕs downtown core.
Located just West of Roxboro is the beautiful community of Mount Royal. These homes are some of the nicest in Calgary and offer an average sales price of nearly 1.3 million dollars. Mount Royal streets are lined with large and beautiful trees and the community offers very easy access to 17th avenues shops, as well as the downtown core. Mount Royal homes can also back onto the Elbow River, which is a reserved property location for only the most affluent Calgary families or property owners.
Eagle Ridge is another highly sought after and valued community to live in. This south Calgary community offers stunning views of the Elbow River and the surrounding forestry. Residents enjoy efficient access to Chinook Centre and to the Earl Grey Gold Club as well as the Calgary Golf and Country Club. Many Eagle Ridge homes were built during the 1970Õs. These homes showcase intricate and glamorous property exteriors, coupled with updated luxury interiors. Homes in Eagle Ridge are commonly priced between 1 and 2 million dollars.
Bel Aire is a small yet very upscale community located in the centre sector of Calgary. Bel Aire is home to roughly 500 individuals who have an average household net worth of over 6.5 million dollars. The average home in Bel Aire Real Estate costs nearly 1.4 million dollars. Bel Aire has been a Calgary community since 1960 and has represented a location for wealthy families and luxury homes since its inception.
In 2016, Britannia was ranked as the wealthiest neighbourhood in Calgary. With an average home sales price around 2.2 million and an average household net worth of over 7 million dollars, it is easy to see how this community appeals to upscale Calgary homebuyers. With a mere 10 or 11-minute drive to downtown and numerous homes that back onto Riverdale Park or the elbow River, Britannia Real Estate has become an enormously valued Calgary community.