Millrise Real Estate Listings and Information
The community of Millrise is a small gem located in the southwest quadrant of Calgary. Approximately 6,500~ residents call Millrise home, one third of which are between the ages of 35 and 54 (City of Calgary, 2012). The majority of residents in this area tend to live in single detached homes, however a small number of row homes and apartments are also available (Ibid).
Those that rent and own homes in the community of Millrise enjoy close proximity to several different schools: Our Lady of Peace Elementary and Junior High School, (K-9), Centennial High School (10-12), Dr. E.P. Scarlett High School (10-12), Janet Johnstone Elementary School (K-4) and Father Doucet School (K-6) (Calgary Board of Education, 2012).
Like to shop? Residents of Millrise 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 stores of all types are abundant.
For the outdoor lovers in the family, Millcrest Park will be a step away from home. You’ll also find Fish Creek Park a short drive or walk away. With trails for miles, this is an excellent place for a bike/walk/run with your family and an even better place to escape the city buzz.
If you are a commuter, you will enjoy the quick ~30 minute commute downtown from the Fish Creek Lacombe or Shawnessy LRT stations.
Contact your local Century 21 agent about homes currently available in Millrise!
Image source: todayscalgaryhomes.com, 2012
North: James McKevitt Rd.
East: Macleod Trail
South: Shawnessy Boulevard
West: James McKevitt Rd.
City Quadrant: SW
(Federation of Calgary Communities, 2012)