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.
This condo offers an amazing location that is just steps to river pathways and the shops and restaurants of historical Bowness! This two bedroom, corner unit is located on the top floor of this quiet, well maintained building. This spacious unit features a versatile and open floor plan that flows seamlessly from the large living room into the dining area that connects nicely to the oversized kitchen. The unit was recently painted and had a new
Own your own home for the price of a car! This bright, updated single wide features a great layout with lots of New windows including a bay window in the living room, Clean laminate floors, and a great layout with a good sized kitchen with lots of cabinets and a great pantry with slide out shelves. Stainless steel appliances, and neutral laminate countertops. Nice bathroom with ceramic tile, newer upgraded washer/dryer. Two large bedrooms with
A BUILDER'S DREAM!!! This MASSIVE 50ft X 122ft R-C1 ZONED, CORNER LOT is BLANK SLATE awaiting your new CREATIVE IDEAS! The lot is ELEVATED and should provide some NICE VIEWS when you have completed your new home. The MASSIVE 30X24 Garage is newer with Stucco siding! There is an RV Parking pad as well as a further parking pad for your other vehicles too. The home itself is a HANDYMAN SPECIAL. This is being sold for LOT VALUE. This BLANK CANVAS
You'll be amazed by this massive and secluded space which sits on more than half an acre (OVER 550' deep!) of land. Bow Crescent is one of Calgary's most recognized and desired streets - close to the river and the heart of Bowness. This charming home has been updated over the years and is ready for your family to move into and enjoy! The bright and spacious kitchen features a gas stove, updated cabinets, counters and stainless fridge and
ATTENTION BUILDERS. CLEAN FLAT LOT FOR YOUR NEW INFILL PROJECT , GREAT LOCATION NEAR SEVERAL SCHOOLS , BOWNESS PARK , RIVER PATHS , PUBLIC TRANSPORTATION FOR QUICK DOWNTOWN ACCESS , THERE ARE MANY NEW HOMES BEING CONSTRUCTED IN THIS VIBRANT REVITALIZED COMMUNITY FOR NEW FAMILIES
ATTENTION BUILDERS !! VERY LARGE LOT IN PRIME LOCATION IN BOWNESS. PERFECT FOR BUILDING A DUPLEX OR TWO SINGLE FAMILY HOMES PLUS SUITES. CONTACT THE CITY ABOUT THE R-CG ZONING. CLOSE TO ELEMENTARY SCHOOL AND WALKING DISTANCE TO SHOPPING AND PUBLIC TRANSPORTATION. THE SITE IS FLAT AND COMPLETELY CLEANED. READY TO START YOUR PROJECT!!
Backing onto the Bow River and River path's. Stunning location on a quite crescent close to schools, transportation and all amenities. This 2 story home is situated on a reverse pie shape lot and features a newer kitchen, new bathrooms, bright living and dining room, Newer high efficient furnace, central air conditioning unit, Newer triple pain vinyl windows, pot lighting, nest thermostat system and heated tile floors in kitchen and the hallway.
ATTENTION BUILDERS/INVESTORS. This detached house is ready for your New Infill Building Project. Situated on a quiet Street, Walking distance to Bowness High School and the Bow River. 15.23m x 36.60m zoned RC-2. Situated off of major roads, allowing easy access to everywhere in Calgary and to the mountains. At this price, this piece of land will not last long! Take advantage of the possibilities that this large corner lot has to offer!
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
ATTENTION BUILDERS/INVESTORS. This plot of land is ready for your New Infill Building Project. Flat vacant lot of land. Situated on a quiet Street, Walking distance to Bowness High School and the Bow River. 15.27m x 37.00m zoned RC-2. Situated off of major roads, allowing easy access to everywhere in Calgary and to the mountains. At this price, this piece of land will not last long! Drive by and have a look. Contact me with any questions.
Quality, Quality, are a only couple words to portray the attention to detail, "hands-on built", beautiful new infill on an extra wide quiet street in the heart of Bowness! The wide open floor plan and 9ft ceilings exudes west facing sunlight filters into each room. Luxury vinyl planking on main floor adds the durability to this wonderful total of 4 bedrooms, 3 1/2 bath room family home. Many quality features include on the main floor,
Nature at your doorstep! Historic character home backing onto the beautiful environmental escarpment of 33 Avenue! This is an original to the area 1935 bungalow with full basement (mix of concrete + concrete block foundation) and which sits on a huge 50 x 200 ft south rear lot backing onto a heavily treed natural environmental reserve. The property itself features plenty of parking with a horseshoe driveway, a fenced yard for your pet(s) and
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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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