Crescent Heights Homes for Sale
View all Crescent Heights homes for sale in City Centre Calgary. Crescent Heights is located directly north of Downtown Calgary. Many homeowners choose this are because of the easy commute to their offices as they often choose to walk. Condos and luxury style properties located on the top of the hill as the name also suggest, offer unmatchable views of Calgary’s downtown skyline.
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Crescent Heights Real Estate Information
Located in both the northeast and the northwest quadrants of Calgary lies the community of Crescent Heights. Situated immediately north of Downtown Calgary, this neighbourhood offers stunning views of the skyline as well as the Bow River that surrounds the skyscrapers.
What's truly unique about this community is the fact that it's one of the oldest in Calgary. Its roots date back to 1895 when it was founded by Archibald J. McArthur. A short time later in 1908, the land was incorporated as a village. Just a couple of years after that, the land was annexed by the City of Calgary and then established into a neighbourhood in 1914.
Crescent Heights Condos & Houses
Residents also enjoy living in Crescent Heights for the upscale homes that overlook the downtown area. For those that are on more of a budget, there are condos and apartments that each have a variety of amenities for comfortable living.
Although prices vary based on the type of property chosen, prices tend to start in the $200,000s and reach into the millions. For those who favour a view the most, there are several luxury condominiums for sale in Crescent Heights on the east of Centre Street that boasts some of the best views of the Bow River Valley.
The population and number of homes in this community have seen steady growth over the years, making this area a promising investment for homeowners well into the future.
Crescent Heights Amenities and Highlights
Crescent Heights is in close proximity to downtown Calgary, which can be directly accessed via Centre St S. With so many commercial, retail, and entertainment businesses in downtown, there's no shortage of exciting things for residents to do.
Those who want to stay closer to home, 16 Ave NE is a great place to find a variety of different restaurants. The North Hill Centre is also located on this street and is home to hundreds of retail stores. Within the community itself, there are convenience stores, cafes, and small local shops to choose from.
The community centre is a useful resource that residents can take advantage of. This has a kitchen, fireplace, lounge, stage, and many other useful rooms within the facility.
When it comes to education the Crescent Heights Senior High Public School serves the community. Other schools that serve children in this community are located in nearby neighbourhoods such as Marlborough, Abbeydale, and Marlborough Park.
Crescent Heights Recreation
Crescent Heights features a wading pool, outdoor skating rink, tennis courts, and sports fields for the community to take advantage of. There are also a couple of parks within the neighbourhood for residents to enjoy, including the Crescent Heights Park and Sunnyside Bank Park. Memorial Dr. NW also has a parking lot where visitors can park and walk along the edge of the Bow River. Prince Island Park is just a stone’s throw away from this and it can be visited by using the Bow River Pathway.
Residents can cross Centre St N to the east and find Mt. Pleasant Splash Park and Rotary Park. These are situated next to Mt. Pleasant Tennis Club which features several courts for members to use at their leisure.