Parkhill Homes for Sale
View all Parkhill homes for sale in City Centre Calgary. Parkhill is one of the oldest communities, still featuring older houses spread between upscale real estate. It was established in 1910. The community's location makes it one of the choicest places to buy Calgary real estate; it is close to the natural environment, and not far from downtown Calgary.
At least 1/3 of the entire community of Parkhill is green space offering exceptional recreational options for residents in the area. Stanley Park is the main attraction of the neighbourhood with the Elbow River running through it. Along the river bank, there are winding pathways, picnic areas, tennis courts and even an outdoor swimming pool is located inside the park.
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Parkhill Real Estate Information
The community shares borders with 33 Avenue and Mission Road on the north. It is bounded by 45 Avenue and Crescent Boulevard on the south. It shares boundaries with Elbow River and 4th Street on the east and it lies on the west of Stanley Park.
The major routes that cut through the community make transportation very easy for residents. The community has been designed for medium-to-low-density population, and real estate offers both empty spaces and well-designed homes.
Houses in Parkhill
Houses for sale in Parkhill will comprise of townhouses, SF homes, low-rise condos, and executive homes. The community also encourages the preservation of old houses; some of these houses date back to a period between 1910 and the 1960s. With this diversity in the age of homes for sale in Parkhill, homebuyers will have a wide selection to make.
You'll find the odd foreclosures, bank-owned property, resale, and short sales in this community as well, but nothing to the extent where it could affect prices in the area. Some of the modern homes come with imprints of prominent real estate developers in Calgary. The community counts around 487 single-family homes and 146 condos for sale, plus those that are under construction.
The community of Parkhill has a lot of attractions to offer to residents. The views of the homes from the Stanley Park area are wonderful. The community's location favours those residents who can't resist the pull of downtown Calgary with its attractions and various opportunities for work and entertainment.
Movement within and out of the community is made easier with the abundance of transportation, bike paths, and river pathways. Residents can find shops and restaurants just within walking distances; some of the popular shops are situated along the 17th Avenue and 4th Street.
There are many sports complexes and fields located within the community. You'll find indoor soccer fields, skating rinks, and tennis courts. The Talisman Centre is one of the shopping malls accessible to residents of this community as well as the Glencoe Club; both shopping centres are just minutes away from homes for sale in Parkhill.
Parkhill has a community association that organizes various activities throughout the year. The community also has a city hall which can hold up to 160 people.
Schools in Parkhill
Elementary-aged children in this community have many options when it comes to schools. The community is served by many elementary schools, some of them offering French Immersion Programs. Some of the elementary schools serving the community are Rideau Park, St. Gerard, St. Augustine, and William Reid. William Reid offers French Immersion.
High school educational programs are offered by Rideau Park, St. Augustine, Elboya, and Ecole St. Matthew. Elboya offers French Immersion. Western Canada and Bishop Grandin are the high schools serving this community, with Western Canada offering French Immersion. Parkhill homes for sale have something to offer to homebuyers.