Homes for Sale in Edgemont
Edgemont homes for sale is nestled in west part of Nose Hill Park, just north of John Laurie BLVD. and one of the biggest community in the northwest Calgary with over 16,000 residents call it home. With community built in high elevations, most homes for sale in Edgemont enjoys the scenic views of the downtown skyline,The Rockies and community ravines. Edgemont is divided into 7 great neighbourhoods Edgepark, Edgeridge, Edgevalley, Edgebrook, Edgehill, Edgedale and Edgemont Estates which offers families wide range of of prices to suit most budget.
The residents of this community enjoy a lot of amenities it has to offer from schools, shopping's, playgrounds, walking path, recreational centers and close to major roads.
Information For Buyers Of Edgemont Homes
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2017 Edgemont Real Estate Sales
There were 137 single family homes sold in Edgemont in 2017 for an average price of $653,693. Real estate in Edgemont is always in high demand and the Average Days on Market (DOM) for homes in Edgemont was a short 30 days. A total of 25 condo & townhomes changed hands in Edgemont for an average price of $374,900 and they took an average of 41 days to sell. Homes in Edgemont range in price from $250,000 - $1.5 million and Edgemont townhomes & condos range in price from $150,000 - $695,000.
More About Living in Edgemont, Calgary
Edgemont homes make up a master-planned community initially developed by Carma in 1978. The community was almost 30 years in the making, with its final phases completed in 2005. With one of the highest elevations in the City of Calgary, stunning views of the city and mountains abound. The Eastern edge of Edgemont borders Nose Hill Park, one of the largest municipal parks in Canada and North America. It is a stunning natural park where one can escape the hustle and bustle of city life to enjoy a more tranquil environment. It is also home to one of Calgary's largest off-leash dog parks.
There is a wide variety of Real Estate in Edgemont, ranging from affordable condos and townhomes all the way up to luxury homes in the highly coveted Edelweiss, Edenstone and Edgevalley sections of Edgemont. Perched high on the hillside, homes on these streets in Edgemont offer some of the best City, Mountain and valley views in Calgary. Many of the older homes in Edgemont are in need of some TLC and would benefit from substantial renovations.
Shopping in the Edgemont Community
Shopping plazas throughout Edgemont offer residents access to convenience stores, dry cleaners, medical offices, liquor stores and a Real Canadian Superstore close to area homes. Edgemont is also home to the real estate offices of Royal LePage Benchmark. Additional shopping is mere minutes away at the newly developed Beacon Hill shopping district with anchors such as Costco, Home Depot and Canadian Tire. The newly built Stoney Trail ring road is minutes away allowing for easy access to the Trans Canada Highway, Queen Elizabeth Highway (QE2) and Deerfoot Trail.
One of the biggest attractions to Real Estate in Edgemont is access to some of the top public schools in the city of Calgary. Many people buy homes in Edgemont specifically to guarantee their children a spot in these highly coveted public schools.
Edgemont Preschools: There are a number of wonderful preschools located in the community of Edgemont. Two of which are the church-run Foothills Alliance Preschool & Kindergarten, and the volunteer-run, Edgemont Community Preschool. Both offer outstanding programs to get your little ones off to a great start in their education.
There are two public schools, a junior high and an elementary school as well as a Catholic elementary located in Edgemont.
Edgemont School (K-5) is located at 55 Edgevalley Circle NW. 403-777-6340
Edgemont school always ranks highly in the Fraser Institute annual Report Cards. It is in the same building as the Edgemont Community centre and shares the same facilities. Both the community and the students benefit greatly from this arrangement.
Tom Baines (6-9) is the Public Junior High in Edgemont and is located at 250 Edgepark Blvd. NW. 403-777-7190.
It is a fabulous school with a strong academic focus. Tom Baines has a great reputation always ranking highly in the Fraser Institute annual Report Cards.
Curious about potential neighbours in Edgemont? Did you know that there are over 16,500 residents in Edgemont and over 25% of them are kids? Click here for a breakdown of social statistics for this culturally diverse community, including such details as income, age, marital status and population diversity.
Crime in Edgemont
Edgemont is a relatively safe community with the majority of crimes focusing on vandalism and vehicle-related thefts.
Edgemont Calgary Transit Public Transportation
More About Edgemont Calgary Homes For Sale
As part of North West Calgary, Edgemont is conveniently located near a variety of nearby attractions and amenities. The community is situated just north of Dalhousie and near many trails. Edgemont is an established community that was originally developed in 1978. Today, future residents of Edgemont can choose from a wide selection of housing options including apartments, condominiums and single-family homes. Most homes in Edgemont are situated on spacious, lush lots which are ideal for anyone seeking a little extra open air.
Living in Edgemont Calgary
A quiet residential neighbourhood that sits adjacent to Nose Hill Park, Edgemont is bounded by John Laurie Blvd to the south, Sarcee Trail to the west, Country Hills Blvd to the north and Shaganappi Trail to the east. As one of the higher neighbourhoods on Calgary’s north west side, at least in terms of elevation, many Edgemont homes for sale boast incredible views of downtown Calgary, as well as the Rocky Mountains to the west.
Development for Edgemont in NW Calgary began back in 1978, but many homes here have actually just been built in the last decade or so. Both single-family homes and condominium residences can be found in Northwest Calgary’s Edgemont, however single-family homes are definitely the more common property-type throughout the area. Styles and designs of the homes for sale here vary a little bit, but you’ll probably find that the most common style is a functional two-story single-family home with the traditional look and feel and attached two-car garages in the front of the property.