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.
Great location in the heart of Bowness! Look no further, this truly is a great find! Main level 2 storey unit, clean & non-smoking of a pet-friendly building with large front patio access with park views.2 bedroom, 2 level condo in a very quiet 90% owner occupied bldg close to all amenities. Shopping – gas & grocery, Playground & brand-new state of the art Skate Park are steps away, Public Transit, Schools, Ski hill, Bowness Park,
Ultimate mortgage helper! Excellent up/down duplex with garage on a mature tree lined street, situated on a 50 x 122 ft R-C2 south rear lot. Live up and rent down, or rent for positive cash flow as an investment. Current tenant up is on a month to month lease and pays $1040 / month including utilities and lower tenant is on a one year lease for $950 / month including utilities, expiring May 1, 2020.
Awesome opportunity for a 4 bedroom family home with over 2,000 sqft. of living space in a charming community! A cozy porch welcomes you to the home and once inside you will notice the open feel between the living room and modern upgraded kitchen. A large bay window fills the living space with sunlight. The functional kitchen looks out to the huge fenced yard, mature evergreen & fruit trees, RV parking pad/heated garage (20' x '24) and a
In the heart of Bowness is this professionally renovated, large and modern 2 bedroom bi-level townhome in a very convenient location, just steps away from the brand new state of the art skate park in 77 ST park. From top to bottom this 900 sqft of developed space has been meticulously updated and features brand new: flooring thru-out, insulation, kitchen, opened dining room to the living, stacking laundry, large front balcony with park views,
Prime investment opportunity with options! RIVERFRONT LIVING & has NOT FLOODED. This 2 bedroom bungalow sits on a 100 FT frontage X 294 FT lot. The property meets all city requirements to sub-divide and still keep R-1 zoning. Enjoy one of the rarest riverfront opportunities with ultra convenient yet luscious walking paths and biking trails year round! Escape the city without actually leaving! Along with the quick access to downtown (15
148 feet wide lot on the very quiet Bowness Park Lagoon, this is possibly Calgary's premier lot available at this time. With a depth of 183 feet this high and dry lot sits well above the designated flood zone making financing and insuring as well as building your dream home a lot easier and sensible. With mature trees and shrubs your privacy in the city will be unbelievable with views of the river and park abundant. This inner city .61 acre
Very well located quaint seven unit complex in the heart of Bowness! A short walk to near by trendy restaurants, easy access west to the mountains, transportation just out your door, close to U of C and two hospitals and only a short commute to downtown. Very bright, immaculate, three bedroom end unit offers many numerous upgraded features including; beautiful white European kitchen cabinets, newer laminate and tile flooring (c/w two heated
Rare opportunity to own this Front/back duplex in Bowness with a unique layout that you won’t find a comparable for! Total 2370sf for 2 units. The Back unit has 4 bedrooms with large living room and dining room. The front has 2 bedrooms upstairs and large living room, kitchen on main floor. A Large detached double garage and a RV Parking pad in the back. House was fully renovated in July 2017, with new roof, new interior and exterior paint, new
Rustic cabin vibes right in the city? This quaint home is a fantastic opportunity for future development, a rental, or a first time buyer. Renovate to your heart’s content, or build from the ground up just a short walk from the river. This home is in great shape to live in while you plan your dream home, or rent it out. Wood details, updated bathrooms, a new fridge and a gas assist wood burning fireplace make this home unique. A brick wall with
You’ll fall in love with this custom build, spacious & classy home situated in a quiet neighborhood within Bowness. There are 5 bedr 4.5 bathr & over 4000sqft of beautiful living space. The main entrance and large foyer open with high-end engineered hardwood floors to a unique living room & office. The formal dining room rests beside a contemporary gourmet kitchen with top of the line appliances, gas stove, and a large quartz island
Exceptional value! Over 2700 sqft of living space. Check out this stunning infill located in the vibrant community of Bowness. The quality of craftsmanship is evident when you walk into this fully finished open concept home, with over 2700 sq ft of finished living space. This home features a bright main floor with large windows, beautiful white cabinetry, quartz countertops with additional cupboard space. 4 bedrooms, 3.5 baths, along with
This is the property you have been waiting for! Beautifully updated top-floor corner unit, with unobstructed south-facing views of Winsport/COP. This bright and sunny unit has two bedrooms with large master and second bedroom with raised ceilings making it the perfect den or place for guests. The kitchen features updated countertops and stainless steel appliances, and the four-piece walk-through bathroom has also been updated including new tile
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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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