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.
OPEN HOUSE CANCELLED at SELLER"S REQUEST - Sunday March 15, 2:00-4:00pm! This is a great home in a nice location. This single wide has a nice addition on the side, making it feel larger and a nice carport. The fenced back yard is a beautiful oasis in the summer and has a 12' x 12' greenhouse, a large newer deck with gazebo, a stone patio, and two garden sheds. The has a large Master bedroom at the back, and a second bedroom currently used
This Bright, updated single wide shows pride of ownership. Great layout with New windows including a new bay window in the living room, clean laminate floors and a good sized kitchen with Stainless Steel Appliances, neutral countertops, lots of cabinets, and a great pantry with slide out shelves. Nice full bath with ceramic tile and newer washer/dryer. Two large bedrooms with 2 windows in each, plus a third bedroom/den addition with hardwood
With a total of 900 sq/ft on two levels this bi-level townhouse is the perfect opportunity for investors and/or first time home buyers. The property is ideally located in the heart of the community with a big park/green space directly behind -- making it the perfect place to live or easily find tenants. This well maintained unit is not only stylish, it offers a very practical floor plan. Cosmetic updates include flooring (Harwood, tile and
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
Very bright and spacious 992 sqft 2 bedroom top floor unit has been immaculately maintained by the original owner! Located in a small, very well maintained building in the vibrant community of Bowness! With easy access to the West, the mountains, and a short commute to downtown this building is close to many trendy restaurants, local shops, public transit, and right on the amazing bike and river pathway system! (This complex didn’t flood
Updated 2 storey end unit townhouse in showhome condition. Ready to move in and enjoy! Total of 5 units in the complex. The roof is less than 5yrs old, painted throughout, newer laminate flooring and carpet replaced four years ago. Large living room. Bright, updated maple dark kitchen with newer white appliances open to a large eating area. Staircase leading upstairs to master bedroom and good sized 2nd bedroom and 4pc bath. New hot water tank,
RENOVATED AND FULLY FURNISHED!!! Welcome to 212-8604 48 Ave NW, a beautiful concrete complex located in the community of Bowness. This renovated unit is located on a quiet and convenient second floor with a spacious floor plan and big windows bringing in lots of natural light. Huge balcony with a great view for those warm summer days. Large 2 bedrooms and updated bathroom. Renovations include NEW LAMINATE/CARPETED FLOORING, WINDOWS, GRANITE
Vacant Lot 25 ' X 120". Quick access to 16 ave and facing the open green space. Bring your builder and build your castle!! Comes with approved development permit and ready to dig. South facing lot with nice view and no house to demolish ... save money and get to construction as soon as you own!
Welcome to the community of Bowness. This 3 bedroom self-managed condo with very active board boasts over 1090 square feet of living space. The existing owners take pride in this complex & the family feel they have created amongst the residence. Recently painted, with upgraded main bathroom and huge new windows
throughout including garden doors opening to your private yard, newer high efficiency furnace and Hot Water tank. The stunning
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Welcome to this large three bedroom townhouse in Bowness that features over 1,300 sq ft of living space! The oversized windows allow light to pour into the home throughout the day. As you walk up to the main level you will appreciate the large, open concept kitchen and dining space that features a new back splash and lighting. The back deck and side entrance
**Attention investors** Tenants are in place and are on leases until next year!! Current rents are $900 plus 60% utilities upper and lower is $600 plus $40% utilities. Three bedroom Bilevel 1/2 duplex plus a lower illegal one bedroom suite down. Very quite crescent location backing onto a natural hillside reserve. No condo fees and rents go right into your pocket after taxes and insurance. Close to all amenities and transportation. 3 schools are
Updated total of 3 bedroom bilevel semi attached duplex located on a quiet street in the heart of Bowness. Warm and inviting spacious living room complete with a cozy stone covered fireplace. Updated galley kitchen and including newer flooring throughout. Separate dining area, updated main floor bathroom and a very large master bedroom. The fully developed level features bi-level large windows, two bedrooms, full 4pc bath, good sized family
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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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