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.
Fantastic 4th floor, 2 bedroom unit in sought after Silverwood on the Park, one of Bowness' most desireable buildings. The location can't be beat - backing onto Bowness Park Lagoon and a stones throw to the Bow River (Click on 3-D tab for more info on beautiful BOWNESS PARK)! 18+ quiet, well managed building offers a gym w/sauna, games/party room with kitchen & roof top patios on 3 levels. This spacious condo boasts a large living room
One of a kind Infill with superb upgrades that can't be compared to anything else on the market. 10 foot ceilings throughout the house, oversized windows, open rise stairs, 6mm glass railing, quartz countertops with waterfall feature are just some of the details that you need to see. Custom, high end kitchen was designed and built with those who love to cook in mind and stainless steal appliances complete this space perfectly.One of a kind
Great location with views of COP! Located near a school, playgrounds, restaurants & transit. Highlights include - end unit with large, mature trees out front, all new windows about 6 years ago, laminate & tile flooring on main, eat-in kitchen that leads to a back deck, family room & 3 bedrooms up. Master bedroom has new carpet, a private balcony with a great view of COP & a walk-in closet. Partly finished basement offers a rec
A Little gem in the heart of Bowness! This 2 bedroom, 2 full bath townhouse is FULLY FINISHED on 3 levels and has so much charm and VERY LOW CONDO FEES! From the moment you enter you notice the open living room, dark laminate flooring, big bright windows and staircase. Your eat in espresso kitchen has updated stainless steel appliances and bright windows. Upstairs you will find two big bedrooms and a shared gorgeous 4 piece renovated bathroom
TURN KEY SXS DUPLEX! Totally updated and pristine condition for this full SXS duplex on a 62 x 100ft west rear corner lot with oversized double detached garage, RV parking & across from a quiet greenspace just one block from the Bownesian Grocery Store! This property has just been recently granted R-CG zoning approval, so we now have a duplex with all proper permits and zoning to be fully legal. Permits available upon accepted offer.
Immediate Development Opportunity!! Attention all builders / developers / Investors! Owner Says Sell! Rare 150' frontage of M-C1 zoning available for an amazing development opportunity in the Heart of Bowness!! 3 adjacent 50' x 125' lots with smaller but rentable houses for sale as a package deal. **Please ask Listing agent for more details if interested, as the seller also has 6336 Bowwood DR NW exclusively listed for $1.1M, which is a 100 x
PRIDE OF OWNERSHIP. Welcome to this charming, fully finished 3 Bedroom 2.5 bathroom townhome. Perfect for 1st time buyer or investor. Prime location close to the Bow River, Children’s & Foothills hospital, Bowness & Shouldice Park, all levels of schools plus UofC and COP for all your outdoor rec needs. Over 1600 sqft of finished living space. Kitchen renovation includes, NEW laminate floors, sleek white cabinets, counter tops, NEW
Fully renovated Side-by-Side Duplex close to all amenities including shopping, schools and public transportation. Located on a 50' x 300' foot lot. Exceptional opportunity to live on one side and rent the other, (the east unit is currently rented for $1,375). Also many redevelopment opportunities. Both units have new flooring, windows, kitchen, baths and paint. Open main level with spacious kitchen, dining area and gigantic living rooms. Lower
LOCATION ALERT - Situated on Bow Village Cres this one of a kind property has a green belt with walking path between the rear perimeter and the Bow River and is at a higher elevation than other streets backing the Bow. This architectural mid-century modern styled four bedroom home features an exquisite great room with vaulted ceilings and natural stone fireplace with stunning treed views of the Bow river, an expansive dining room for
BUY IN BOWNESS! A brand new OVERSIZED DOUBLE DETACHED GARAGE highlights this amazing property. This 3 bedroom home has been extremely well cared for with a new roof in 2016, hot water tank in 2017, 2005 furnace, and an updated electrical panel! This place is ready to go for many years to come! The aforementioned oversized double detached garage was built in 2018. It comes complete with 220v wiring and 40 amp service. Gas is run to the garage and
Welcome to this rare opportunity to live on BOW CRESCENT, one of Calgary’s most sought after regions. Located on an extremely QUIET CORNER LOT, this beautifully RENOVATED home is just STEPS AWAY from the BOW RIVER. The feature list is extensive, including 4 DECKS + PATIO, allowing for sun or shade at any time throughout the day, and stunning SUNSETS from the upper deck. The spacious kitchen boasts GRANITE countertops & STAINLESS appliances.
Located in the vibrant neighbourhood of Bowness , this well designed, allergy-friendly, townhouse is nestled on the quiet side of the complex steps, from the Bow River. The efficiently designed kitchen features an abundance of counter and cabinet space, corner pantry, stainless steel appliances and a generous island with granite counter tops. Living room/ Dining room boast plenty of natural light, corner gas fireplace and a small nook for
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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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