Renfrew Real Estate Listings and Information
Residents and homeowners in the superb community of Renfrew call Calgary’s northeast quadrant home. Residents number just shy of 6,000, one-third of which are between the ages of 25 and 44 (City of Calgary, 2012). The majority of housing available is evenly split between single-detached and apartment-style however, a small amount of single-detached and row homes are available for rent and purchase as well (ibid).
Looking to reside in an area with an array of fantastic schools? Renfrew has a wide variety of schools within and in close proximity to the community that cater to children of all ages. These schools include but are not limited to: Mountain View School (K-6), St. Angela (K-6), Christine Meikle School (Special Needs), St. Alphonsus, Colonel Macleod School (4-9), Stanley Jones School (K-6), Langevin School (K-9) and Crescent Heights High School (10-12) (City of Calgary, 2012).
A short drive or train from the community, residents and homeowners can enjoy the premier and retail shopping of the downtown core and 17th Avenue. Residents can partake in a day of shopping and sample some of Calgary’s finest restaurants within the downtown core. The popular Chinook Mall is also under ~20 minutes from the community and has stores that are sure to please every member of the family!
Looking to move closer to green space? Renfrew is adjacent to Bottomlands Park and the popular Bow River. Residents can enjoy a scenic walk/run/bike along the Bow River for miles upon miles! If that isn’t enough, Renfrew Athletic Park is next door and offers activities that the whole family can enjoy. Those with small children are sure to love the quick 5-minute commute to the Calgary zoo! Calgary Elks Lodge and Fox Hollow Golf Club are also minutes from the community and can help even the most seasoned golfers to perfect their skills!
Those that commute to the downtown core regularly will love that Bridgeland, Zoo and Barlow/Max Bell LRT stations are all within ~3 km of the community and can have residents or homeowners downtown in a jiffy!
Contact your local Century 21 agent for additional information about the community of Renfrew and how it could be perfect for your family!
Image source: Calgarycitynews.ca
North: 16 Avenue
East: CPR Tracks
South: 7 Avenue; 9A Street; 8 Avenue
West: Edmonton Trail
City Quadrant: NE (Federation of Calgary Communities, 2012)