LIncoln Park Real Estate Listings and Information
Lincoln Park is a cozy neighborhood located in Calgary’s popular southwest quadrant. With just over 2,500 residents, Lincoln Park is tends to attract homeowners and renters between the ages of 25 and 34 (City of Calgary, 2012). Homeowners and renters in this area tend to reside in either apartment or row-style homes, but a small number of single detached, and semi-detached homes are available for purchase (Ibid).
Prospective buyers in the Lincoln Park area are sure to love the diversity of schools in and around the community. The schools include but are not limited to: Glamorgan Elementary School (K-8), Jennie Elliott Elementary School (K-6), St. Andrew School (K-6), Bishop Pinkham Junior High School (6-9), Ernest Morrow Junior High School (7-9), Lycee Louis Pasteur School (1-12), Bishop Carroll High School (10-12), Central Memorial High School of Performing and Visual Arts (10-12) and Ernst Manning High School (Calgary Board of Education, 2012). For the older residents, Mount Royal University is the minutes from the community and will allow students to be on campus in a jiffy.
The shoppers in the family are sure to love having Chinook Mall at an arms reach from the community. From premier retail stores to toy stores, a trip to Chinook will keep all members of the family entertained. Heritage Meadows is a short commute away and gives residents access to large retail stores from Future Shop to Costco.
Yearning for green space? Look no more! Adjacent to Lincoln Park is North Glenmore Park, Glenmore Athletic Park, Heritage Park and Weasel Head Natural Area. Residents can enjoy a leisurely walk through a park or along the Elbow River that hugs the community. The Earl Grey Golf Club, Lakeview Golf Course and Calgary Golf and Country Club are all minutes from the community and will challenge the most seasoned of golfers.
Lincoln Park is bordered by two of Calgary’s main arteries - Glenmore Trail SW and Crowchild Trail SW that together provide residents with both a quick route into the mountains and to the downtown core. For homeowners that commute, the 45 Street and Westbrook LRT Stations are a short drive from the community and can have residents down town in ~25 minutes.
Is Lincoln Park right for your family? Contact your local Century 21 agent for additional information on Lincoln Park today!
Image Source: ctvnews.ca, 2012
North: Richmond Road; 33 Avenue
East: Crowchild Trail; Richard Road
South: Glenmore Trail; 50 Avenue
West: 37 Street
City Quadrant: SW
(Federation of Calgary Communities, 2012)