Varsity Acres is a well established and a very convent NW Calgary community to live in. With several major amenities within or near by such as the University of Calgary, Market Mall, Foothills and The Children's Hospitals. Calgary's LRT transit also runs along one side of the community, while the other side enjoys walking trails over-looking the Bow River valley. Homes for sale in Varsity Acres run from custom estate homes along the Silver Springs golf course all the way to modest apartments across the street from shopping and major medical services.
Absolutely the best value to be found in this beautifully upgraded 2 bedroom / bath condo in The Groves of Varsity. Enjoy the finer things in life in Statesman's highly-coveted condo project just a stone's throw to the Dalhousie Station LRT & shopping in one of the city's most desirable communities. Surrounded by panoramic views of the mountains & city, this 8th floor corner unit boasts engineered hardwood floors & quartz counters,
Situated on a quiet street just 3 blocks to the schools, this large 5 BEDROOM bungalow is in one of the top rated communities in Calgary. Almost 1400 sf!! So many upgrades/improvements over the last few years. 2014: Windows, roof, furnace, water heater, paint, bathrooms, exterior siding, appliances, soffits, eavestroughs, sidewalks, some flooring and back fence. Extremely well cared for and shows very well. 4 bedrooms on main floor. Master
Great curb appeal on this landscaped lot & well cared for home. Short walk to 3 schools, Market Mall & river pathways. Recent upgrades include NEW CARPETS in the living/dining room, main level den/bedroom and master bedroom. 90% of the windows replaced as well as the furnace. Garage shingles replaced as well. Majority of the interior recently painted as well as exterior trim & fence. Spacious living room with vaulted ceilings &
Gorgeous well maintained 3 bedroom 2.5 bath large bungalow in the sought after neighborhood of VARSITY. This home was built by the owners and has been cared for by them for more than 50 years. It has many updates and had a major renovation in 2009 that included a new roof, all new windows, stainless steel high end appliances (including build in wall oven), knock down ceilings on the main floor, all new trim and doors on the main floor, new
First time offered for sale in 50 years, this original brick bungalow enjoys a massive pie shaped 1165 sq m lot at the end of a quiet cul de sac steps from the University! Beautiful brick exterior welcomes you into a stunning original mid century modern bungalow. Anchored by brick wood burning fireplace, the living room enjoys lg windows & an abundance of natural light. Cozy dining room is perfect for entertaining. Original kitchen is
Welcome to Chateau on the Green, an exclusive complex in Varsity, located within steps of the Silver Springs Golf Course. They don't make townhouses like this anymore! Upon entering, you will feel like you're in a detached home with over 3,200 square feet of living space. This unit has been meticulously maintained and is move-in ready. The potential is endless should you choose to renovate, take a look at previous sales in the complex to get a
Welcome to this immaculate bungalow in the popular community of Varsity. This 3-bedroom home has been lovingly cared for by its long-term owner, is in immaculate condition and sits on a large, fenced lot.The west backyard is lovely, with an oversized single detached garage and still lots of room for the kids to play. You can watch them from the kitchen window. This home is looking for a new family to add their personal touch with the upgrades
Welcome to this immaculate, upgraded, 2 bedroom, 2 bathroom home in Monterey III at the Groves of Varsity. This gorgeous suite features all the best interior finishings you would expect in a former show home. Individual climate control allows for personal comfort with year-round heating & air conditioning. As the only main floor unit for sale at the Groves of Varsity, this corner suite features a large southeast patio with plenty of room for
This chic + vogue abOde describes this STYLE conscious EXECUTIVE townhome. IDEAL for the URBAN buyer! Fully renovated, offering a gorgeous main floor...DRAMATIC with dark espresso hardwoods, raised dining area and spacious living room adorned by an attractive gas fireplace. Comfy too with natural sunlight through french doors opening to a sunny west facing back deck. The European-inspired kitchen blooms with colour! Featuring granite counter
Welcome to ONE of the best located bungalows in Varsity Acres. The premiere location is steps from Marion Carson, St. Vincent and FE Osbourne schools. Ideal for numerous families looking to relocate into the area and within the "walk zone". In close proximity to numerous amenities in the area & major transportation arteries that lead to downtown etc etc. This very large bungalow has 3 bedrooms up and is supported by a 4-piece bath.
Fully Renovated and Conveniently located close to U of C, Foothills and Children's Hospitals, Market Mall, Transportation and so much more ! Spacious and Bright throughout, 2 Bedrooms and Bonus Room upstairs, with 2 Full Baths. Main floor with Sunny south facing Kitchen/ Eating area, Large Dining Room, and a Living Room made for Entertaining and 1/2 bath ! Recent renos include All Flooring, Canadian Made hardwood, Louvered Blinds and Baseboards
The Groves of Varsity offers luxury in the heart of what many argue to be one of the best communities in Calgary. This rare two bedroom unit is located on the 7th floor with south facing sun and mountain views. Selling for over $530,000 just months ago. A steal at this price now. Large master bedroom with incredible mountain views and plenty of South sun. Second bedroom has an awesome murphy bed for guests. The living room is large and bright,
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Varsity Acres Homes For Sale
Varsity Acres covers a very wide range of housing and is a very popular established Northwest community with mature trees and larger lots. This is NW Calgary’s most popular golf course community with many estate homes lining the mature fairways of the Silver Springs course. Many homes in the area have been renovated and many buyers buy here to do the same. We’re very familiar with the community and are here to provide you and your family with top/professional Real Estate help for all of your housing needs. If you’d like details on current homes for sale in Dalhousie or wanting an accurate FREE APPRAISAL on your current property we’re there to help and only minutes away.
Varsity Acres has a total 5,423 homes. Of these homes 47% are single family properties with the other 53% being made up of a combination of two storey family orientated town homes, attached duplex homes and apartments. Many of the homes in Varsity Acres are in the popular sized range, but the community also offers an abundant of estate sized homes. Most of homes in the community were built between 1960-1975. It’s not unusual to see older homes being removed or completely re-build in this area. There are close to 12,550 people living in the community and are mix of all ages.
Varsity Acres covers a large land area. Being much more centrally located makes getting around easy. The Calgary International airport is just 30 minutes away and Downtown in the 10 minutes range. Varsity Acres offers it’s residents easy access to the University of Calgary, Foothills medical centre, The Alberta Children’s Hospital, Makes Mall (major regional shopping centre) and much more. There’s an abundant of near by restaurants and shopping to suit everyone's tastes. This is a very walkable community to area schools, the University of Calgary. Very popular hub for university & hospital staff & students. Again being in the NW you have quick access to one of the world’s best place grounds “The Rocky Mountains” just 50 minutes from your front door.
Amenities include: major regional indoor mall (Market Mall), 2 shopping plazas with a variety of shops, restaurants, grocery stores and services, 4 community schools, day care, churches, medical services, parks, amazing pathways and easy access to the Brentwood LRT transit station. The community has loads of green space and the Silver Springs golf course is a very popular place for area golfers. Just a 5+ minute drive you’re at the Crowfoot shopping area which is a major local shopping facility with numerous grocery stores, restaurants theatres, medical facilities, car lots, major home centre and many diverse services, the Brentwood shopping Centre is very close by with loads of amenities, Northland indoor shopping centre with it’s shops as well. Like all the other NW communities there is easy access to river pathway systems, Bowness Park, several golf courses, Canada Olympic Park, University of Calgary, Foothills medical centre, The Alberta Children's Hospital and much more become part of every day life. Almost anything you’ll ever need is either in the community or no more than a few 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 February 21st, 2019 at 5:17am MST.
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