Midnapore Real Estate Listings and Information
Midnapore is a gorgeous lake community nestled in the heart of Calgary’s southeast quadrant. Homeowners and renters of the mid-sized community of Midnapore number ~7,000, almost one-third of which are between the ages of 35 and 54 (City of Calgary, 2012). The majority of hose residing in Midnapore tend to live in single detached homes but semi-detached, row and apartment style homes are also available for rent and purchase (Ibid).
Those looking to move to Midnapore with children will be pleased to know that there are schools in and around the community that cater to all ages. These schools include but are not limited to: Midnapore School (K-6), Sundance School (K-6), Blessed Mother Theresa (K-6), Fish Creek School (K-6), Father James Whelihan (K-9), St. Bonaventure (7-9), MidSun School (7-9), Our Lady of Peace (K-9), Nickle School (5-9), Centennial High School (10-12), Bishop O’Byrne (10-12), Dr. E. P. Scarlett High School (10-12), Lord Beaverbrook High School (10-12) and Bishop Grandin (10-12).
Homeowners and renters residing in Midnapore are adjacent to the Shawnessy shopping area and a short drive from the Southcentre Mall. Combined, Shawnessy and Southcentre should satisfy all of your shopping needs – from large home improvement stores to specialty retail stores, you’ll have everything you need close by. If not, a short drive down McLeod Trail will find you at popular Chinook Mall where there are stores that will keep every member of the family happy!
Eager to find more green space in the city? Midnapore lake is picturesque and within the community bounds. Most notably, the lake houses great fishing, boating and trails for the whole family to enjoy. Homeowners and renters looking for adventure will also be pleased that Fish Creek Provincial Park borders Midnapore to the east and is an excellent place for a walk/bike/run with the family! One of the largest inner city parks in Canada; Fish Creek Provincial Park extends more than 20 km (Alberta Parks, 2012)!
Commute to the downtown core? The Shawnessy and Fish Creek Lacombe LRT stations are within ~2 Km of the community and will have homeowners/renters to the downtown core in ~30 minutes. Macleod Trail SE further borders Midnapore to the west and provides residents easy access to Calgary’s main north/south artery.
Is Midnapore right for you and your growing family? Contact your local Century 21 agent for additional information about this beautiful community and a current listing of homes for sale!
Image: www.midnaporelake.ca, 2012
North: Fish Creek Provincial Park
East: Fish Creek Provincial Park
South: Marquis of Lorne Trail
West: Macleod Trail
City Quadrant: SE
(Federation of Calgary Communities, 2012)