Elbow Park is one of the city's most affluent areas with a plethora of luxury properties throughout. Many of these estate homes lie on wide lots and some back on to the Elbow River, which gives some residents easy river access in the privacy of their own homes. Homes for sale in Elbow Park frequently go beyond $2 million dollars.
Elbow Park is one of the southwest’s largest affluence communities. It has more than 3,000 residents and the highest average annual household income in Calgary of $250,000. Many of the city’s most expensive properties can be found in Elbow Park which lies along the Elbow River in southwest Calgary. Elbow Drive SW bounds the area to the east and is well known by locals as one of the most scenic routes in the area. It is frequently visited by local bikers, joggers and families throughout the summer months. Attractions in this urban neighbourhood are shared by the affluent communities that surround it. Mount Royal, Cliff Bungalow, Britannia, Rideau Park, Mission and Roxboro have a similar appeal and have been known historically as some of the country's best areas.
There are many shops, coffee shops, stores and restaurants along 4th Street SW which acts as the main business corridor for the all real estate for sale in Elbow Park. Properties in this area also have a tennis park, off-leash dog park, easy access to the Elbow River and the popular Glencoe Club. This exclusive club has served the area since 1931 and has been Calgary’s premier private sports club, providing programs and services for all of its members.
Other close-by amenities outside of the area include Repsol Sports Centre, Victoria Park, Stampede Grounds, Uptown 17th Ave SW and one of the city’s best schools, Western Canada. The Fraser Institute recently ranked Western Canada as one of Calgary's 10 best high schools with an overall rating of 8.4 in 2018. Elbow Dr is this urban area's main transport route and can be accessed anywhere within the community.
For more info on available homes for sale in Elbow Park, get in touch with one of Calgary's most experienced REALTORS, Ken Richter.
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Listing information last updated on January 23rd, 2019 at 4:00pm MST.