Fairview Homes for Sale
Search all Fairview homes for sale below! in South Calgary! The community of Fairview is well known for its investment opportunities by landlords. The area primarily consists of single-family homes and several apartment buildings along Flint Rd. and Heritage Drive.
Fairview is a quiet residential part of Calgary while offering some of the most convenient access routes to the city’s bustling areas.
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Fairview Real Estate Information
The community of Fairview is unique in the fact that it’s a blend of beautiful residential homes and commercial properties, all nestled around nature at its best. Specifically located in southeast Calgary, it’s bounded by the stunning Bow River to the east, Glenmore Trail to the north, Macleod Trail to the west, and Heritage Drive to the south.
Although other communities in this sector of the city are fairly new, Fairview is one with history. It was first annexed in 1956 and started development as a low-density residential community just three short years later.
Fairview Housing Market
The majority of homes for sale in Fairview are single-family residences, although there are condos and apartments mixed in as well. Many of the properties still have classic designs that were used in the 60’s, although many have been renovated to better reflect styles and architecture of today. On the interior, it’s common to find three-bedroom bungalows and split-level layouts to maximize space. Outside of these properties are beautiful landscapes with mature trees and green grass.
One of the biggest draws for buyers is the small-town feel they experience when they are viewing real estate listings in Fairview. The small size presents a cozy atmosphere where many neighbours know each other and enjoys the safety of the community. However, with investors gaining interest in suburbs that offer convenience and beauty like Fairview does, it's no surprise that this neighbourhood has grown in recent years and is expected to continue doing so well into the future.
Fairview Highlights and Amenities
Fairview Elementary and Junior High School are located within the community, although are several more in neighbouring communities as well. There are also many churches within and around Fairview to accommodate all religions. When it comes to retail, the nearby Chinook Centre and Macleod Trail are both excellent places to find shopping, restaurants, and entertainment. There are also many grocery and convenience stores just minutes away to make running errands easy.
The eastern side of Fairview is home to a substantial number of commercial developments that have continued to grow since the community was first established. Just outside of this, residents can find major access routes that can be used to travel to nearby communities as well as downtown Calgary in just a short drive. For those without cars, there is public transportation available that's always expanding for added convenience.
Fairview has excellent recreational facilities, including large sports field at the local schools. The Fairview Community Association is also a popular place for recreation, as it offers facilities for many types of sports and regularly scheduled classes for all ages. With beautifully designed parks within and next to the community as well, there are many opportunities for residents to enjoy the beauty of the outdoors.
For those who want to explore the unrefined terrain, they’ll be glad to find that Fairview is in close proximity to trails and walking paths. Heritage Park is also just a short trip away, offering beautiful views of Glenmore Reservoir as well as a lot of fun activities year-round.