Marlborough Park Real Estate Listings and Information
Marlborough Park is a mid-sized community located in Calgary’s northeast quadrant. Approximately ~8,500 of Calgary’s residents call the gorgeous community of Marlborough Park home (City of Calgary, 2012). Homeowners and renters are fairly evenly distributed across all age brackets and tend to live in single-detached homes (Ibid). Row, apartment and semi-detached homes are also available but in limited quantities.
Residents and homeowners in and around the community of Marlborough Park have a variety of schools to choose for children of all ages. These schools include but are not limited to: Roland Michener School (1-6), Cappy Smart School (K-6), Keeler School (K-6), Maryland Heights School (K-6), St. Martha School (K-9), Dr. Gladys McKelvie Egbert School (7-9), Lester B Pearson High School (10-12) and James Jack High School (10-12) (Calgary Board of Education, 2012).
Marlborough Park is about ~30 minutes from Calgary’s Market, Chinook and Cross Iron Mill Malls. Each provides an array of stores that are sure to please even the pickiest of family members. The popular stores along 16th, and 17thAve and Calgary’s downtown core are also within a short drive of the community and offer both boutique and retail shopping.
Residents of Marlborough Park have Marlborough Park at arms reach. A great place to walk and take the kids to play – Marlborough Park is sure to please. A short drive away, residents can enjoy a leisurely walk/run/bike along the Bow River. For those eager to escape into the mountainside – Marlborough Park’s northern boundary is 16th Avenue NE and a direct route into Alberta’s gorgeous countryside.
Commute to the downtown core? Marlborough and Rundle LRT stations are under 3 km from the community and can have residents downtown in ~25 minutes. Marlborough’s proximity to 16th Avenue NE (Trans-Canada Hwy) is an added bonus for prospective homeowners as it provides a direct route through and out of the city.
Contact your local Century 21 agent for additional information about the community of Marlborough Park and current listings! Marlborough Park may be the hidden gem that you’ve been searching for!
Image Source: calgaryplaygroundreview.ca, 2012
North: 16 Avenue
East: 68 Street
South: Memorial Drive
West: 52 Street
City Quadrant: NE
(Federation of Calgary Communities, 2012)