Established in the mid-1990s, Tuscany is one of NW Calgary's most populous NW communities. Named in honour of the famous region in Italy because the homes for sale are perched up high on the Bow River Valley, the area enjoys spectacular views of the Rocky Mountains. Tuscany has 6,425 homes with 91% of them being single family and the rest a mix of apartment and town home styled condos. Those living in the community love their spacious community centre with it's endless list of activities.
Crystal Creek Homes has out done themselves with this extensively upgraded two storey walkout home - nestled in this estate cul-de-sac backing onto the ravine & walking trails in Tusslewood Terrace Estates. This Custom-crafted home with Arts & Craft Elevation boasts 4 bedrooms up+bonusroom, gourmet chef's kitchen with sliding doors to a sun-filled deck & a sought-after 3 car garage. Thoughtfully designed with your family in mind, the
Your oasis awaits on one of the most desirable streets in Tuscany. This 4-bedroom home is located on a quiet street, offering sweeping views of green space and highlights of downtown + mountains. High end stainless steel appliances and glistening granite countertops adorn the kitchen, complete with walk-in pantry. The open and functional floor plan features a formal dining area, hardwood floors, an expansive living room and gas fireplace. Enjoy
Gorgeous custom built 2 storey walk out home siding & backing onto a ravine in Tuscany! This immaculate home features custom details in every room, extensive architectural detailing, ample natural light, views of the ravine, cable/phone/tv wiring throughout and the easy maintenance of having landscape & snow removal covered through your condo fee. The foyer leads you into the dining room w/ a beautiful tray ceiling, chandelier, 4
Meticulous highly upgraded Albi home, quiet private Tuscany location backing onto a pathway & reserve. ATTENTION TO DETAIL is evident throughout. Come & take a look at this gem, truly an entertainers paradise. The home has been freshly painted inside & out, updated lighting & Hunter Douglas blinds. Main level has a Gorgeous Kitchen Stainless Steel Appliances, walk through pantry & mud rm. Dining area leads to the new deck
Beautiful family home situated on a large pie lot fronting onto green space with an extensively landscaped backyard in the desirable community of Tuscany! Your new home is walking distance to 2 elementary schools and welcomes you with a park like setting, ample natural light, built-in sound system, 4 bedrooms upstairs and a partially finished walkout basement. The foyer leads you into the formal living room and dining room w/ plenty of space for
This two-storey, fully finished home sits on a quiet street across from a lovely green space and features such luxurious upgrades as rock and cherry woodwork, ash hardwood and Cape Cod shutters.The open concept main level boasts a double-sided gas fireplace, built-in cabinetry, a great room and a flex room with a view of the park. And the wow factor: the mud room, pantry and laundry room! There are cubbies for the kids and a pantry/laundry room
Backing onto a park, on a cul de sac, seconds to St Basil School, this CORNER LOT former Cardel show home is like no other. UNOBSTRUCTED mountain and valley views from almost every room in this lovely home wow you! The architectural features are world class with vaulted front and rear living spaces and a curved staircase that is simply magnificent. An open concept kitchen flows into the family room with 18-foot ceiling and temps you with a
INCREDIBLE PRICING ON THIS IMMACULATE AND SHOWHOME CONDITION EXECUTIVE HOME. One of the best locations in the estates. Quiet cul de sac with a beautiful, large park just outside your street. Miles of ravines to bike, jog and walk with the family. Incredible location with schools of all levels within walking distance. The house itself is the perfect family home! Four bedrooms, 4 bathrooms, vaulted bonus room, main floor den, newer, fully finished
This stunning home has everything on your family’s wish list & much more with one of the LARGEST LOTS IN TUSCANY!! Gather in the living room w/lovely stone fireplace, cozy built-in window seat all overlooked by the gourmet kitchen w/breakfast nook & eat-up island, another butcherblock island, wine cabinet, gas stove & walk-through pantry that then opens to the large low maintenance Duradek & massive backyard, beautifully
Downtown, Olympic Park and Mountain VIEWS! This executive home features a walkout basement and overlooks a vast natural green space. Stucco exterior, timber frame balcony, and extensive concrete work throughout the property. Over 3400 sq ft of developed space. The main floor features walnut hardwood throughout, custom kitchen with huge island, granite counters, gas stove and vaulted dining room opening to the south facing balcony. Living room
Stunning estate home located on a quiet street. This gorgeous home features rich hardwood floors, 9 foot ceilings, main floor den, large living room with stone fireplace. Massive kitchen that boasts a huge gourmet island, granite counter tops, stainless steel appliances including two built in wall ovens, gas stove, a very large dining/eating area and a walk through pantry. Also on the main levels is a nice sized mud room with custom built ins.
This lovely and unique, Albi built home, is located on a quiet cul-de-sac in the Estate section of Tuscany. The main floor is similar to a bungalow in layout and well appointed with a wonderful large master bed with a sliding barn door leading into the stunning 5pc ensuite bath and walk in closet. Grand formal dining room featuring 20'high ceilings, open kitchen with built in wall oven and microwave, s/s Kitchen Aid appliances, walk thru pantry
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Tuscany Homes for Sale
Tuscany has a total 6,425 properties. 84% are single family homes with the remaining 16% being town homes, adult bungalow villas and apartments. Tuscany has a couple of excellent choices of homes that are perfect for seniors looking for single level homes and are free from maintenance. Most of the homes in the community were built in the mid-1990s, but with development still commonplace, a handful of new-builds can also be found.
Much like neighbouring communities of Silver Springs and Scenic Acres, the single-family detached homes for sale in Tuscany offers single family rooms ranging in size from 1,050 square feet to estate properties that are 3,000 square feet plus. Some of the features many of these homes include:
Large kitchens with a breakfast bars and granite counter tops
Entertainment-friendly backyards and large decks
Spacious ensuite baths with separate tubs and showers
Mountain views from many of the rooms
Spacious walkout basements
Quiet tree lined streets and small cul-de-sacs
Condos for sale in Tuscany, NW Calgary offer a low maintenance life for the young professional who is looking to get on the first rung of the property ladder while keeping costs low. These affordable properties are often situated within walking distance the LRT station, restaurants and major roads such as the Crowchild Trail, which is great for road-trips and exploring the local mountains. The apartments offer a sizeable galley-style kitchen, multiple bedrooms, walk-in closets and open-plan living/dining rooms. Added bonuses such as in-suite laundry, a balcony and underground parking can be found in plenty of condos for sale in Tuscany.
Offering a little more space for growing families. These homes are found in master-planned communities built in the early-2000s. Tree-lined streets, lush lawns, white picket fences are just some of the picturesque properties that can be found just steps away from the front door. Inside, double garages, hardwood flooring and chef-style kitchens with gas stoves are very common.
Life in Tuscany, NW Calgary
Life is the beautiful suburb would be described by its Italian counterparts in three words, prima la famiglia! Or in english—the family comes first. The city of Calgary and the citizens of this Northwestern community put all their effort into making it a great community for families to live. Many of the family-friendly initiatives that residents of the community can enjoy are free interactive activities and events, anti-littering campaigns and youth-targeted environmental programs.
As with its neighbours to the North and West, Tuscany is close to a wide variety of shopping malls, restaurants, movie theatres and transit hubs. In fact, almost every need can be satisfied in as little as 10 minutes by car or within 25 minutes if you were walking.
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 August 14th, 2018 at 2:01pm MDT.
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