Highwood Homes for Sale
Search all Highwood real estate below! The neighbourhood of Highwood is located at the intersection of John Laurie Blvd. and McKnight Blvd. Positioned at the centre of the community is Highwood Park where baseball lovers can enjoy several diamond fields and other sporting activities that the plentiful green field can accommodate.
Highwood Real Estate Information
Although the community has the look of an independent community, it offers many opportunities to residents to find a getaway. You can easily get around by using the many arterial routes that pass through or near this community; on the north you'll find McKnight Boulevard, the 40 Avenue on the southern border, 4th Street is another road to get you away at the eastern edge of the community, while John Laurie Boulevard runs along the western edge of the community of Highwood. The quiet and family-friendly neighbourhood will immediately make you feel like being home.
Highwood Housing Types
Besides, you'll find a wide selection of homes for sale that you won't worry anymore about your budget; yes, because there will be something that can fit your budget. Whether you're looking for a property that dates back to the time of this community's inception in 1954, refurbished property, or brand new house, Highwood has it all.
As a residential area, homes for sale in this community are predominantly single-family homes, but you'll find townhouses and condos as well. There are beautifully detached, and semi-detached homes placed between biking trails and extensive walking paths.
Highwood Recreation & Amenities
With the Confederation Park and the Nose Hill Park nearby, you never lack opportunities for recreation and pastime. Close to home, Highwood keeps its residents busy with various activities that punctuate the rhythm of life throughout the year.
The community centre is fairly large, with a facility that can hold up to 190 people; it hosts activities of interest, including sporting activities, social and cultural events. You can easily get to the centre from any part of the community to exercise at the gym, play tennis or basketball, or simply watch a sports event.
Shopping amenities are scattered everywhere within this community, from the small shops to the big box stores you'll find in the malls.
Children have a lot of opportunities to grow and learn. The two schools located in the immediate vicinity are Highwood Bilingual Elementary School and Colonel Irvine Junior High School. The SAIT Polytechnic and the University of Calgary are near the community as well.
In addition to the conveniences that Highwood offers, there is downtown Calgary, with its wealth and establishments, business opportunities and attractions, located just some few minutes away.