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.
GORGEOUS FULLY RENOVATED HOME on one of the most coveted streets in Bowness! This is an incomparable HOME & LOT with an OASIS of PRIVATE OUTDOOR LIVING! Main floor showcases, a spacious open floor plan with an abundance of ALL NEW windows, HARDWOOD throughout, fireplace, an over-sized island with FARM house sink, TWO ovens, SMART fridge & BUILT IN dishwasher. This main floor features a four piece bath & TWO spacious bedrooms one
LARGE CORNER LOT w/M-C1 zoning!! In the heart of Bowness presents an amazing land holding opportunity for development. Priced as raw-land but title includes two detached homes (currently rented) affording easier options for financing. Location affords the creative developer flexibility to determine the best product from townhomes, 4 plex’s or low-rise apartments. Situated just steps from the main street in Bowness and blocks to the river this
Newly professionally renovated home, located on the desirable Bow Crescent, NOT in the flood zone! Nestled in the heart of Bowness and only 15 minutes to downtown. Excellent home, perfect for a young family with 3 bedrooms up (with built in wardrobes for extra storage) and a luxurious master suite with 4pc ensuite n private balcony. Completing the upstairs is laundry and beautiful 5pc main bathroom. Main floor boasts a large family room that is
BUILDER, INVESTOR OPPORTUNITY TO PURCHASE A POSSIBLE 4 LOTS ACROSS THE LANE FROM EACH OTHER FOR EASY ACCESS TO BUILD. SOME FABULOUS INFILLS IN BEAUTIFUL BOWNESS, WITH SEVERAL SCHOOLS NEARBY. EASY COMMUTE TO DOWNTOWN, BOWNESS PARK AND THOSE SPECIAL RIVER WALKS.
Spectacular hidden gem, custom built chalet style 2 storey split nestled in a beautiful enclave where the Bow River curves around the community. Perfect family home with lots of space to grow or age in place with main floor master suite. So many features to mention: Soaring floor to ceiling windows bring in loads of natural light and sunshine. Open concept home is great for entertaining anchored by a kitchen with granite counters and 5 burner
Indoor Pool House! Large 2-storey split home with double attached garage and which features an indoor 45' x 21' indoor swimming pool addition off the back of the home. The pool liner and all components have just been updated and it's ready for it's new owners to enjoy! Great location as your on a private corner lot, situated on a no-thru street on the quiet west side of coveted Bow Crescent (this property did not flood in 2013) & just one
This large 90' x 110' rectangular site offers unique opportunities for several development options, including townhomes & apartments, and has potential for mixed-use up-zoning. Existing M-C1 zoning allows up to 13 units, and current 4-parcel laned subdivision is perfect for low-density infills, or consolidate for market-ready grade-oriented row homes. Located outside the flood fringe, this location is walking distance to Mainstreet Bowness
If you are looking for country living in the City this is it! Surrounded by the last few small acreages within the City limits, this N.W. property is ideally located directly across from the fabulous new development of Trinity Hills featuring grocery, cafés, restaurants, clothing stores, gym, and other retail, along with office, and residential living. With handy tunnel access from a newly constructed bike/pedestrian pathway to Trinity Hills,
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
Wow what a lot! Approximately 15000 sft of land with a LARGE building envelope. With 65 ft of river front access and view. Many trees to provide some privacy, real excellent lot on one of the NW most desirable locations on Bow Crescent. Note that this lot can be combined with 7216 Bow Crescent as one large 130 ft wide lot. Land subdivision is approved and the lot is ready to build on. Laratta Homes already has a magnificent plan designed for
Dreaming of custom designing & building your ultimate riverfront home but need the right parcel to build it on.... look no further. This 50x249 deep rectangular waterfront parcel is located steps away from John Hexall Park & Shouldice Bridge, close to all the fantastic restaurants of Bowness and Montgomery, quick commute to
Alberta Childrens' & Foothills Hospital and offers abundant water front living. With these gorgeous River
FULLY RENTED INVESTMENT PROPERTY IN BOWNESS! BOASTING A CAP RATE of 5.5% after all expenses.. GENERATING $4184 /month.. 4 UNITS TOTAL, the basement units are GRANDFATHERED but classified as non-conforming units. Each unit has 2 BEDROOMS + 1 BATHROOM EACH. Total Bedrooms: 8. Total bathrooms: 4. | Rent details::
#6506 Main floor unit: $1081/ Month, #6506 Lower unit: $960/ Month, #6508 Main floor unit: $1205/ Month, #6508 Lower unit: $938/ Month.
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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