Ranchlands is a popular community for many families looking to make their first home purchase in NW Calgary. Homes for sale in Ranchlands offer buyers many affordable choices in single family homes through attached homes and condos. For buyers looking for larger homes there is an estate section with homes on beautifully treed lots. Ranchlands has several excellent shopping and dining choices within the community and within easy walking distance to make life convenient for residents.
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Ranchlands Homes For Sale
Ranchlands is one of Northwest Calgary’s most affordable communities and provides your family an excellent opportunity to live in the very popular NW Crowchild area. If you’re family is considering a move and would like more information on the diverse range of housing choices for sale in Ranchlands or already live here and would an accurate FREE APPRAISAL on your current property we’re only minutes away and there to help.
Ranchlands has 3,001 homes within it’s boundaries with 48% being single family residences with the other 52% being comprised of a wide variety of attached homes, town homes and apartments. The community offers something for everyone from larger custom estate homes on over-sized lots to smaller single family properties & condos. Most of the homes in the community were built between 1975- 1995. The current population of Ranchlands is in the 7,925 area & is a mix of all ages.
Ranchlands is conveniently located in the NW on the Crowchild corridor. Most of the properties enjoy mature landscaping and there are some with over-sized lots. Being located at the corner of Crowchild Trail, Nose Hill Drive and John Laurie access anywhere is very convenient. The Calgary International airport and Downtown are both just 20 minutes away and one of the world’s best place grounds “The Rocky Mountains” is just 45 minutes from your front door.
Amenities include: community school, 3 shopping plazas with several restaurants, shops and medical services, local pub, churches, numerous parks and green areas and large community facility. Within easy walking distance is the Crowfoot shopping area which is a major local shopping facility with numerous grocery stores, restaurants theatres, medical services, car lots, major home centre, LRT transit station and other diverse services. Within 10 minutes are several major shopping malls: the large regional shopping area “Market Mall” and The Beacon Hill shopping area anchored by Costco. Close by is an extensive river pathway system, Bowness Park, several golf courses, Canada Olympic Park, The University of Calgary, Market mall, Foothills medical centre, The Alberta Children's Hospital and much more. Almost anything you’ll ever need is either in the community or no more than a 10 minute drive away.
Whether you work in downtown Calgary and are looking for one of the easiest commutes, need quick easy access to the Calgary International airport or some of the shortest travel times to Banff & the Rocky Mountains, you'll find all of that & more in NW Calgary.
NW Calgarian's love the easy access to the outdoor activities:
•Walking, biking or off leash areas are either in the community or within 10 minutes
•Canada Olympic park with tons of summer & winter activities 10 minutes away
•Bowness park with lagoons, picnic areas & river pathways 10 minutes away
•Several golf courses within 5-15 minutes
•Bragg Creek 30 minutes away
•Banff National park for king & hiking is an hour away
Shopping in NW Calgary has several excellent choices depending on what you’re looking for.
There are a couple of major regional indoor shopping malls. The Market Mall is the largest anchored by the Bay & Sport Chek with all your favourite shops you find in most other major Canadian shopping centres with a few local retailers sprinklered in. Northland Mall is anchored by Walmart & Best Buy and offers shoppers a diverse group of mostly local retailers and services for variety. As well there are several larger and smaller strip malls and big box centres throughout the NW to choose from. A couple of the larger ones are: The Crowfoot Towne Centre which has a huge variety of shopping from major grocery stores to local restaurants, movie theatres, sport and medical facilities as well as wide variety of other shops and services. Beacon Hill is another which focuses more on the big box shops like Costco, Home Depot, Canada Tire and again a wide variety of other big box stores as well as several smaller shops & services are available.
Schools in NW Calgary are in abundance with many of the communities having their own elementary schools. Junior high and High schools are either located in the community for older areas or within 10 minutes if you’re driving for newer ones. Also located in the NW are The University of Calgary, Sait technical school and the Foothills Medical Centre offering top rated facilities for students wanting to further their educations.
Sports and recreation in the NW is anchored with The Calgary Stampeder's football stadium, Canada Olympic Park (skiing, luge and bobsled tracks, mountain biking and a high level training facility) and the new NW recreation centre, but that’s just the beginning. There’s an indoor soccer dome, tons of outdoor soccer fields, several local fastball and baseball diamonds, a variety of 9 and 18 hole public & private golf courses, all kinds of tennis and basket ball courts, water sports on the Bow River and all kinds of other parks and pathways for walkers & riders to enjoy.
One of NW Calgary's most popular family areas is the Bowness Park and Baker Park combination. Located across the Bow river from each other (connected by two bridges) they offer families areas to enjoy: paddle boating, picnics, wedding, disc golf, biking, walking, fishing, people watching or natural spaces to relax in.
The Calgary International airport is a 15-25 minute drive away and Calgary's Light rail transit system runs to all quadrants of the city from the NW Crowchild corridor including Downtown Calgary. There are train stations conveniently located at Brentwood/Varsity Acres, Dalhousie, Scenic Acres/Arbour Lake and Tuscany/Rocky Ridge/Royal Oak. Stoney Trail is the major ring road around Calgary and will soon make all quadrants of the city easily available to NW residents.
NW Calgary offers a little slower pace of life than most other quadrants of the city and residents seem to think that’s just fine.
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Listing information last updated on March 20th, 2019 at 4:01pm MDT.
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