Rideau Park Real Estate Listings and Information
Rideau Park is a petite community located in Calgary’s inner-city and southwest quadrant. Homeowners and renters in Rideau Park number under 700, the majority of which are between the ages of 45 and 64 (City of Calgary, 2012). Housing in the community of Rideau Park is fairly evenly split between single detached and apartment style, but a small quantity of row homes are available for rent and purchase (Ibid).
Those looking to reside in Rideau Park will be pleased with the array of schools that are in and around the community. These schools cater to children of all ages and include but are not limited to: Earl Grey School (K-6), Elbow Park School (K-6), Our Lady of Lourdes (1-12), William Reid School (K-4), Rideau Park School (K-9), St. Monica (K-9), Elboya School (K-9), Mount Royal School (7-9), Mount Royal School (7-9), Western Canada High School (10-12) and St. Mary’s (10-12) (Calgary Board of Education, 2012).
Homeowners and renters in Rideau Park are walking distance to some of Calgary’s most popular downtown bars, bistros, shops and restaurants. The shops of 17th Ave and The Core Shopping Centre are a short walking distance away and together offer an intriguing combination of luxury, boutique and standard retail stores that every member of the family will enjoy! Residents have the opportunity to enjoy a shopping trip to The Core and cap the day off with a stroll down the popular Stephen Avenue to feast at one of Calgary’s premier restaurants.
For the active renters or homeowners in the community of Rideau Park, the walking trails along Elbow River are blocks away. Roxboro, Earl Grey and Elbow Park are a short drive away and offer residents a chance to bike and enjoy the green space within the cement jungle.
For those who frequently commute to the downtown core, Rideau Park could be exactly what you’ve been looking for. Your 30+ minute driving or train commute to work could morph into a short walk or bike away! Those that enjoy the train have 39th Avenue, Erlton Stampede and Victoria Stampede LRT stations under 2 Km from home!
Contact Century 21 today for additional information about Rideau Park!
Image Source: www.westways.ab.ca
North: Elbow River
South: 33 Avenue; 4 Street
West: Elbow River
City Quadrant: SW
(Federation of Calgary Communities, 2012)