About Calgary, Alberta

Calgary, Alberta, Canada is perfectly nestled into the foothills, with prairies to the east and the Rocky Mountains to the west. This ideal location at the heart of Alberta gives Calgary gorgeous views from all sides. Calgary is made up of 15 municipalities and has a metro population of 1.2 million people, making it the largest city in Alberta. Filled with over 5000 designated green spaces and parks, Calgary remains one with its wild-west roots. Home to people of over 200 ethnic origins, a thriving arts culture, fan-favorite sports teams, recognized historic sites and the Calgary Stampede, it is no wonder why Calgary is perpetually growing.

Calgary has something for everyone, and here at Team Ken Richter we are very proud to serve such a truly wonderful city.

Calgary Neighbourhoods

Calgary has an incredibly diverse real estate portfolio, boasting an equally diverse range of neighbourhoods. Calgary can be divided into six areas: NW, SW, NE, SE, Inner-City and the Downtown Core. Each Calgary neighbourhood has its own distinct personality, one of which is sure to match exactly what you’re looking for.

Northwest Calgary is known as a premier area in Calgary to enjoy inner-city and suburban living. The northwest quadrant features stunning mountain views, the beautiful meandering Bow River, amazing views of the city's Downtown and numerous parks and grasslands.

Southwest Calgary is making a name for itself by crafting gorgeous new communities in the outlying areas, but it also is home to historic Inner-city Calgary neighbourhoods. The Southwest quadrant not only possesses vibrant Downtown sights and scenic mountain views; it also prides itself for its natural beauty and golf courses.

Northeast Calgary offers dynamic and lively multicultural living for all families and lifestyles. The northern and eastern boundaries of this quadrant are defined by beautiful prairies surrounding Calgary's expanding city limits. Homes in the eclectic Northeast offer Downtown city light and partial mountain views, large green spaces, and enriching cultural experiences.

Southeast Calgary is one of the fastest growing quadrants in the city. The Southeast is also known to have more lakeside Calgary homes for sale than any other quadrant in the city. Ranch houses are becoming integrated into neighbourhoods in city-meets-country fashion so that you can enjoy the best of rural and urban living.

Inner-City Calgary living means you do not just get to see the Calgary skyline: you are the Calgary skyline. Inner-City Calgary is an incredibly green, clean and safe area. Rich in history and community spirit, Calgary's Inner-City neighbourhoods offer a vibrant and convenient lifestyle.

Downtown Calgary is the perfect place to live for those who love the hustle and bustle of the city. Enjoy big city living at its finest. Nothing can beat the convenience of Downtown living. Transit surrounds you, workplaces are bountiful, restaurants and entertainment are right at your fingertips, and the real estate is gorgeous.

Calgary Resources & Services

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