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West Hillhurst
West Hillhurst is a northwest neighbourhood lying within the inner suburbs of Calgary, Alberta, Canada. The community, which is located west of Hillhurst, is bisected by Crowchild Trail. On the north, West Hillhurst is bordered by the communities of Hounsfield Heights/Briar Hill and St. Andrew's Heights. Other boundaries are 18th Street W to the east, the Bow River to the south and 28th Street W to the west. Recent area revitalization has seen a tremendous redevelopment in Hillhurst, which given its proximity to downtown, the University & SAIT, and both the Foothills and new Children's Hospital, has made real estate in Hillhurst & West Hillhurst an attractive choice. Homes in Hillhurst includes large estate style real estate, low rise condos and penthouses, upscale duplexes, and restored heritage homes. HILLHURST AMENITIES Hillhurst residents are minutes to the University of Calgary, Foothills Medical Centre, C-Train station, shops and restaurants. The Bow River pathway system is minutes away, and winter activities and mountain biking at Canada Olympic Park. HILLHURST SCHOOLS Schools in Hillhurst and the surrounding community include: Elementary: Hillhurst Queen Elizabeth Banff Trail (Fr) King George (Fr) St. Joseph (Separate) St. Pius (Fr) (Separate) Junior High: Queen Elizabeth George P. Vanier (Fr) Branton (Fr) St. Joseph (Separate) Madeleine d'Houet (Separate) Senior High: Queen Elizabeth William Aberhart (Fr) St. Francis (Fr) (Separate) St. Mary's (Separate)
Upper Mount Royal
Tuxedo
Tuxedo Park is a residential neighbourhood in the north-east quadrant of Calgary, Alberta. The inner city community is bounded to the north by 32 Avenue N, by Edmonton Trail to the east, the Trans-Canada Highway to the south and 2 Street NW to the west. The community is bisected by Centre Street from north to south. Tuxedo was annexed by the city in 1910 and it was established as a neighbourhood in 1929. Many older homes in Tuxedo have been torn down and replaced by contemporary single family homes or condos. Some smaller bungalows can still be found on nice lots with large trees. Tuxedo homes have a great location, minutes from Centre Street shops and several local parks and the larger Mountview Park. TUXEDO AMENITIES The Tuxedo Park community centre and central park offers playground, ice rink, soccer field, ball diamond and is the source of several special events. TUXEDO SCHOOLS Schools in Tuxedo and the surrounding community include: Elementary: Mount View Buchanan King George (Fr) Rosemont St. Joseph (Separate) St. Pius (Fr) (Separate) Junior High: George P. Vanier (Fr) St. Joseph (Separate) Madeleine d'Houet (Separate) Senior High: Crescent Heights James Fowler William Aberhart (Fr) St. Francis (Fr) (Separate) St. Mary's (Separate)
Sunnyside
Sunnyside is an innercity community in Calgary, Alberta located on the north side of the Bow River immediately adjacent to Calgary's downtown. The community partners with the neighbouring community of Hillhurst to form the popular area known as Kensington. Kensington is a Business Revitalization Zone and the communities of Hillhurst and Sunnyside have an area redevelopment plan in place. Kensington has seen a revival over the past few years with a host of new residential development by local Calgary builders. Kensington by Bucci, St Johns by Streetside, and LIDO by Batistella will add over 20,000 sq.ft. of new street level retail as well as approximately 240 residential condo-style homes to the neighbourhood. Encompassed by the areas of Hillhurst and Sunnyside, Kensington is an active family-friendly area, abundant with amenities. Sunnyside runs from the north bank of the Bow River (Memorial Drive) to Crescent Road and M .C. Hugh Bluff Park in the north, and between 4th Street NW in the east to 10th Street NW in the west. Sunnyside real estate is a mix of older character homes, newer infills and apartment-styled condos. SUNNYSIDE AMENITIES Together with Hillhurst, Sunnyside encompasses the popular Kensington districts, which is made up of trendy cafes, shops & boutiques. Local recreation includes: tennis courts, sports fields, gymnasium, Hillhurst Athletic Park, Riley Park, and the riverside pathways. SUNNYSIDE SCHOOLS Schools in Sunnyside and the surrounding community include: Elementary: Sunnyside King George (Fr) St. Joseph (Separate) St. Pius (Fr) (Separate) Junior High: Rosedale Queen Elizabeth George P. Vanier (Fr) St. Joseph (Separate) St. Michael (Separate) Senior High: Crescent Heights William Aberhart (Fr) St. Francis (Fr) (Separate) St. Mary's (Separate)
Sunalta
St Andrews Heights
St. Andrews Heights is a residential neighbourhood in the North-West quadrant of Calgary, Alberta. It is bounded to the North by Trans-Canada Highway, to the East by Crowchild Trail, to the south by Toronto Crescent and to the West by 29 Street. The Foothills Medical Centre occupies the North-Western corner of the community and McMahon Stadium and the Foothills Athletic Park borders to the NorthEast. The Bow River flows immediately South of the neighbourhood. The area was annexed to the City of Calgary in 1910 and St. Andrews Heights was established in 1953. Single family homes in St. Andrews Heights are fairly upscale, with many of the older bungalows torn down and sold for their valuable property, or converted to rentals. Within walking distance of theFoothills Hospital, the new Children's Hospital and the University of Calgary, St Andrew Heights is perfect for medical professionals and academics working at these facilities. ST. ANDREWS HEIGHTS AMENITIES Located only 4 km from downtown, St. Andrews Heights is close to restaurants and several shopping centres, including Market Mall. The community association is responsible for organizing events and sporting activities, and the neighbourhood features tennis courts, basketball court, playground, skating rink, and a popular tobogganing hill. ST. ANDREWS HEIGHTS SCHOOLS Schools in St. Andrews Heights and the surrounding community include: Elementary: University Briar Hill Banff Trail (Fr) Our Lady of the Assumption (Separate) St. Pius (Fr) (Separate) Junior High: Queen Elizabeth Branton (Fr) Our Lady of the Assumption (Separate) Madeleine d'Houet (Separate) Senior High: Queen Elizabeth William Aberhart (Fr) St. Francis (Fr) (Separate)
South Calgary
Shaganappi
Scarboro / Sunalta west
Roxboro
Rosemont
Rosemont is a residential neighbourhood in the north-west quadrant of Calgary, Alberta. It is bounded by Northmount Drive to the north, by Cambrian Drive to the east, by 23 Avenue N and the Confederation Park to the south and by 14 Street W to the west. The lands were annexed to the City of Calgary in 1910, and the neighbourhood was established in 1958.  Rosemont real estate consists mainly of older single family bungalows. Many have been completely renovated, and others remain as excellent investment possibilities, awaiting your creative touches. ROSEMONT AMENITIES Residents are close to pathway trails, the Rosemont Community Centre and outdoor rink, several parks, and the Confederation Park and Golf Course, is a golf cart ride away. Schools and public transit are nearby and downtown is 10 minutes away. ROSEMONT SCHOOLS Public schools in Rosemont and the surrounding community include: Elementary: Rosemont King George (Fr) St. Joseph (Separate) St. Pius X (Separate) Junior High: Colonel Irvine Georges P. Vanier (Fr) Madeleine d'Houet (Separate) Senior High: Crescent Heights William Aberhart (Fr) St. Francis (Separate)
resedale
Rosedale is a residential neighbourhood in the north-west quadrant of Calgary, Alberta. It is located south of the Trans-Canada Highway, between 4th and 10th Street NW. To the south it is bounded by McHugh Bluff Parkand the community of Sunnyside. Rosedale homes start over $500,000 and range upwards in price to over $4-million for homes on Crescent Road, which runs along the ridge overlooking downtown Calgary. Rosedale condos are moderately priced. ROSEDALE AMENITIES The area is close to downtown and to both the University of Calgary and the Foothills Hospital. The Rosedale community has public schools as well as convenient access to nearby shopping. The LRT, McHugh Bluff Park, Confederation Park, Bow River park and pathway system are all close to Rosedale homes. ROSEDALE SCHOOLS Schools in Rosedale and the surrounding community include: Elementary: Rosedale King George (Fr) St. Joseph St. Pius (Fr) Junior High: Rosedale George P. Vanier (Fr) St. Joseph Madeleine d'Houet Senior High: Crescent Heights William Aberhart (Fr) St. Francis (Fr)
Rideau Park
Richmond
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