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Search all Richmond real estate below! in City Centre Calgary. Richmond is one of Calgary’s oldest communities with many recently built infill properties located on either side of Crowchild Trail. The area is connected to the Marda Loop shopping district of Southwest Calgary by 33rd Avenue on the south side of the community. Majority of older homes in Richmond have been demolished and rebuilt by contemporary style real estate and often priced over a $1 million.
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Richmond Real Estate Information
Located in the southwest quadrant of Calgary lies the residential neighbourhood of Richmond. Bordered by 25a St SW to the west, 19th St SW to the west, 33 Ave SW to the south, and 17 Ave SW to the north, it's an ideal location for anyone who wants to be near the easy access of Crowchild Trail SW. In fact, Crowchild cuts through the west side of the community, leaving homes bordering both sides of it.
Richmond was first established in 1950, with single-family homes being constructed soon after. While those properties make up the majority of dwellings that typically go up for sale in Richmond, buyers can find townhouses, condominiums, and luxury properties throughout the neighbourhood as well.
For those who are looking to find a good deal, real estate throughout Richmond have a lot to offer. Affordable prices on single-family properties can be found for those who are looking to do renovations to update the interior/exterior appearance.
For those who have larger budgets, there is an assortment of brand new homes as well as those that have been recently remodelled to choose from.
Most of the new homes in Richmond have a modern and sleek architecture that adds a touch of downtown to this quiet area. Buyers looking for more classic architecture can also find what they like, as many of the original homes still have a detail that echoes the era in which they were built. With such a large assortment of homes for all budgets and a convenient location, Richmond is one neighbourhood that’s sure to continue thriving in the coming years.
Richmond Amenities and Highlights
Richmond is only a short five-minute drive from the popular retail area of Marda Loop. This is a walkable area with boutiques, cafes, restaurants, and a wide variety of other retail stores for visitors to enjoy.
Crowchild Trail that runs through the neighbourhood is another great resource for everything from pet clinics to grocery stores and banks. Those who want more can take 26 Ave SW and find pizza, shopping, schools, and many other local shops.
This community is served by many private schools as well as Richmond Elementary and Chinook College. There are more choices of schools in nearby communities as well. Healthcare is available Richmond Road Diagnostic and Treatment Centre, which is right next door to the Calgary Arts Academy and a local church. This is tucked right on the border of 17 Ave SW, which is home to a diabetes care centre, magazine, and many other local businesses.
Those who are interested in the military can spend the day at The Military Museums, which is located a short drive away via 20 St SW. By travelling just a few minutes from this area, residents can be on Macleod Trail SE where there are ample options for shopping, healthcare, banks, and more.
Richmond Outdoor Activities
A recently completed community centre provides residents with many options for outdoor and indoor recreation. This includes a skating rink, outdoor exercise paths, and more. There are also several parks sprinkled throughout the community, including 22 Street Park. For those who have dogs, the Bankview Dog Park is right next door on 23 Ave SW.
Those who love to golf have several options near Richmond, including the Richmond Green Golf Course that borders the south side of the community. Another option is the Shaganappi Golf Course, which is just to the north in the community of Shaganappi.