Find Bowness real estate & homes for sale at the community of Bowness is one of Calgary's most unique inner city areas. Ideally situated, Bowness homes for sale in a small-town atmosphere with the convenience of being only 10 minutes west of Calgary's downtown core, and a short drive to the majestic Rocky Mountains. Bowness is nestled along the Bow River Valley. In the heart of the community lays 100-year-old Bowness Park.
Check out this great BUNGALOW in Bowness. Over 1200 square feet on the main floor with an OPEN CONCEPT. A HUGE BACKYARD which faces south to enjoy hot summers. Big detached DOUBLE CAR GARAGE. BOWNESS PARK is only a couple min walk from your front door. This home includes ALL THE APPLIANCES, good size bedrooms and has a partially covered patio in the back. Being in the NW part of Calgary, it's a short distance to the MOUNTAINS AND BANFF. The
INVESTOR ALERT!! Great holding/revenue property on quiet street. 2 bedroom unit up and 2 bedroom self contained unit down. Over-sized single garage with newer overhead door (2012). Property is separately metered for electricity and had newer windows installed (2012), new furnace (2017), and new hot water tank (2017). Total rents could exceed $2000/month. The Upper Suite is just renovated (2019) and ready for new tenant. Garage is vacant and can
MOTIVATED SELLERS!!! 50 X 122 FT RC2 CORNER LOT, ACROSS FROM THE PLAYGROUND/GREENSPACE. Sunny South Backyard!! Over 1,400 SQFT on the main level, 3 bedrooms and 2.5 bathrooms. Single attached garage. Close to public transit, schools and all the shops along the Bowness strip! Great investment property for future development, revenue or first time buyers. Call today!
One owner condo...why rent??? Very spacious and bright 992sqft two bedroom upper unit in small and quaint, very well maintained complex! Excellent Bowness location close to trendy restaurants, river and bike pathways( this complex did not flood), transportation is at your door step, easy access west to the mountains and a short commute to downtown. Handy Insuite laundry and storage room. Bright sunny and south facing balcony. The were numerous
Outstanding opportunity to own a recently renovated Duplex. Upper suites have been extensively renovated and boast open concept kitchen, new cabinets, new counter tops and back splash. Newer laminate flooring throughout main and lower suites. Bathrooms have been completely renovated in the last 3 years. No carpet up or down, no pets, no smoking. Both upper suites have a covered balcony off the front. New electrical (2012) panels and
LOCATION ALERT! Looking for privacy? Incredible property featuring a fully developed bi-level located on a quiet street adjacent to green space. This home is situated on a huge lot with an oversized double garage plus gated RV parking! Large bright kitchen has new flooring, bench seat in dinette, and features double garden doors leading to a large acrylic covered patio with hot tub overlooking beautiful landscaped yard, creating a private
One owner for 30 years, a great testimonial for the stability of this unique setting in Bowness. This two story home is well cared for and maintained, it has two bedrooms up and was originally built with 3 bedrooms and could be easily converted back into 3 bedrooms. A cozy wood burning fireplace in the livingroom is frequently used by the current owners and they have a good supply of wood for this winter. The large, 2 tiered deck off of the
Please call your realtor or the selling realtor for your private viewing. Excellent Revenue generating property in trendy Bowness. This 1600 square foot (approx 800 per side) full duplex has great income potential, with $2,500 per month rental rates. Both units are almost identical. There are two bedrooms up, kitchen, 4 pc bathroom and large living room. 7416 side has 2 extra bedrooms in the basement with an additional 2 pc bathroom. 7414 has
The best in Bowness! This is a fully renovated private residence which has 2 bedrooms and a full bathroom. This home has a bright open floor plan with plenty of windows offering natural light. Many upgrades over the past years include: Shingles, soffits and eaves (fall 2014), windows, doors, bathroom, kitchen, appliances, washer/dryer, flooring, fixtures, built- in desk / wall unit in master bedroom & freshly painted. Nice side driveway
A DETACHED SINGLE FAMILY HOME ON A FULL LOT WITH GREEN BELT IN FRONT FOR UNDER $350,000????!!!! YES! This 3 BEDROOM home needs some Tender Loving Care, but would be PERFECT for a starter family or RENTAL. The BACK YARD is SOUTH FACING for those of you with GREEN THUMBS! The OVERSIZED SINGLE GARAGE in the back is perfect for storage or keeping the elements off your vehicle. There is PLENTY OF PARKING as there are no houses in front of you. The
Beautiful new construction custom built home minutes to COP. LED lighted railings welcome you to the open concept main floor, large picture frame windows flood the whole home with tons of natural light front to back, tons of cupboard space, soft close drawers, 12’ island, quartz countertops, motion activated under cabinet lighting, SS appliances, quiet operation dishwasher, main flr powder room, Garden doors take you out to the huge 23’ x 9’
** OPEN HOUSE SUNDAY FEB. 17 1-3PM ** Welcome to the heart of Bowness! As soon as you step into this home, you will notice the rich hardwood floors throughout, the large office/flex space and the gourmet kitchen! Its very easy to entertain a large crowd with the open concept space. Cook, dine and relax and easily carry on a conversation. Upstairs, you can have a stay-cation in your hotel like master bedroom and spa inspired en-suite. The
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Bowness Real Estate: Bowness Calgary Homes
The real estate in Bowness are known for their diversity and their beauty. Most notable are the riverfront properties set on large real estate lots and heritage homes that date back to the very start of the Bowness community. Infills have become increasingly popular among Bowness builders and residents because they allow owners the luxury of a modern home in an already established community. This eclectic property portfolio has become one of the hallmarks of Bowness.
When buying or selling, look no farther than Ken Richter, local resident and Calgary RE/MAX real estate agent for 30+ years. Within his career, Ken has sold over 1,200 homes in Bowness and the neighboring community of Montgomery alone, making him the stand-out expert in the area.
Here are the Top 10 Advantages of partnering with Ken Richter to buy or sell your Bowness home :
Ken Richter, resident and #1 Bowness Area Specialist REALTOR® for 25+ consecutive years
Member of BCA and Bowness Community Planning and Development Committee
Passionate about Bowness’ history and Calgary’s inner-city re-development
Advertising Calgary and Bowness community events through newsletters & social media
Annual sponsor of the Bowness Lions Stampede Parade and Breakfast and past Parade Marshall
Providing on-going support to local schools, shops and businesses. "I Love Bowness!"
On-going supporter of local community activities and sporting events
RE/MAX and Calgary Real Estate Board charitable golf tournament participant
Attending and networking at RE/MAX National and International conferences
Proud advocate of, Bowness, Bow Crescent, and Montgomery inner-city communities
Ken's Top 10 Reasons To Live In Beautiful Bowness
1.Great Inner City Location Bowness is one of Calgary's most unique inner-city areas that combines the ambience and charm of a small-town with the convenience of being only 10 minutes away from downtown. There is fast access to the Trans-Canada Highway, makes getting away to the Rocky Mountains fast and easy, and the Stoney Trail ring-road is nearby. Since 1911, Bowness has been one of Calgary's most beloved communities.
2.One of the Best! The community of Bowness was ranked number one in Alberta in the Canadian Real Estate Wealth top 100 of 2013, and ranked high in Avenue Magazine's 2014 Top Ten lists, ranking 1st for park access, 3rd for friendliness, and 2nd for strength of community. Bowness residents often refer to themselves as "Bownesians" and spread this sentiment with a bumper sticker, "I Love Bowness!""
3.Nestled Along the Bow River Valley Nestled along the Bow River Valley, Bowness has become a preferred community in Calgary in part because of its picturesque views of the Bow River. Outdoor enthusiasts will love the area and the immediate access to Calgary's Bow River pathways, off-leash dog park and the protected, natural parkland teaming with local plants and wildlife.
4.Diverse Real Estate Portfolio The community of Bowness offers a diverse real estate housing portfolio from entry level condos to multi-million riverfront properties on large estate lots. A perfect move-up community that will take you through every phase of life, Bowness also has several commercial areas and investment properties to keep your eye on. This well-established community of over 10,000 residents continues to be on the rise!
5.Small-Town Charm You'll fall in love with the small-town charm of Main Street Bowness and its locally owned boutiques, shops, cafes, and restaurants. Visit the Place Family Restaurant, Salt & Pepper Mexican Restaurant, Hexters Rock-n-Roll Blues Lounge, Bow Cycle, Cadence Diner, Angel's Drive-In, and Extreme Catering. Don't miss The Bowness Lion's Club Annual Stampede Parade and Breakfast serving pancakes and sausages to over 6,000 Calgarians.
6.Rich in History Eclectic in nature and rich in history, the community of Bowness comes from humble beginnings, still evident in its tight-knit, small-town atmosphere. Begun in 1911 by entrepreneur John Hextall, Bowness first became a village in 1948. It was later annexed by the City of Calgary in 1964. Through initiatives by the Bowness Historical Society, Bowness culture and community history continue to thrive.
7.Local Amenities Bowness offers all the amenities of a big city, including public, separate, and private schools, a public library, medical clinics, community centre facilities, and ice arena. The surrounding area has even more great services. Nearby you'll find Canada Olympic Park, the Shouldice Athletic Park and Aquatic Centre, Market Mall, shopping centers, the University of Calgary, the Alberta Children's Hospital, and Foothills Medical Centre.
8.Beautiful Bowness Park The 100 year-old Bowness Park is one of Calgary's premier parks, located in the heart of the community. Originally a weekend retreat in the early 1900s, this park is popular among residents for activities including picnics, boating, skating, and winter marshmallow roasts.
9.Bowness Community Association The dedicated volunteers of the Bowness Community Association and Planning and Development Committee are responsible for much of the community spirit that permeates the streets. They run many organized groups, clubs, special events, and local activities for all ages, as well as, provide the monthly "Bowestner" community newsletter.
10.Team Ken Richter When buying or selling, look no farther than Ken Richter, local Bowness resident and Calgary RE/MAX real estate agent for 30+ years. Ken has sold over 1,200 homes in the Bowness and Montgomery communities alone, making him the stand-out expert in the area. Ken's sales record and knowledge of this unique community is unsurpassed, and his team is dedicated to friendly, courteous, and professional service.
Ken's Top 10 Reasons To Live In Beautiful Bowness
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The History of Bowness
Bowness is nestled right into the heart of the Bow Valley, which was carved out of the land by the Bow Glacier. The Bowness area was originally inhabited by the pre-Clovis people, whose presence can be dated back 11,000 years... Read more about the History of Bowness.
Bowness may be part of the City of Calgary, but it has retained its small town charm. Bowness is a safe, clean, welcoming place for residents and visitors alike. It strives to be a great place for families, maintaining parks, schools, recreation facilities and shopping centers. Read more about Bowness Today.
Bowness is known and beloved for many reasons. However, one that has stood the test of time is Bowness Park. Bowness Park has been serving Calgarians for over 100 years, ever since it was donated to the city by John Hextall in 1911... Read more about Bowness Park.
If you are interested in learning more about Bowness, we recommend the following resources:
Our Blog : We regularly feature blog posts on the beautiful community of Bowness. You can find a wide range of topics from homes on the market to things to do in the community. Check it out!
My Bowness: The Bowness Community Association runs a website called "My Bowness." Read more about the history of this community, current events happening around the area, volunteer opportunities, ways you can get connected to the neighborhood and more.
City of Calgary : The City of Calgary's website is full of informative resources on all of Calgary, including Bowness. Learn about community bylaws, amenities, services and more. This website is the authority on all things Calgary; make sure to use it!
Bowness Community Association : The Bowness Community Association was established in 1963 and is located at 7904 – 43 Avenue N.W., Calgary, AB inside the Bowness Community Association and Arena. The Association is governed and operated by a volunteer Board of Directors, several resident committee volunteers, and last but not least, the Community Association staff.
We love receiving positive feedback from our valued clients. Read what Mr. & Mrs. Mike K. had to say about working with Team Ken Richter to sell their home in Bowness:
We want to thank you and the team for all you did to facilitate the sale of our property. We know you did far more than an agent without your background knowledge of the Bowness area and the people who live there could ever have done. We truly appreciate all your efforts which produced such a good and timely result.” - Mr & Mrs Mike K
What do you love most about Bowness? We would love to hear from you!
Ken’s sales record and knowledge of the Bowness area, including Bow Crescent, is unsurpassed, and his team's dedication to friendly, professional service is a promise you can count on. Contact Ken Richter today for all your real estate needs!
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