Midnapore Homes for Sale
Search all Midnapore homes for sale below in South Calgary. Established in the early 1960's, Midnapore his home to a slew of historical sites, making this a perfect pick for history buffs as well as fans of more mature communities.
The community of Midnapore used to be a small town on its own before it was annexed to the City of Calgary. On the northern edge of the neighbourhood, it is encompassed by the beautiful Fish Creek Park. At the very centre of the community is a private lake for the exclusive use of the residents in the area.
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Midnapore Real Estate Information
Located in Southeast Calgary lies the historic community of Midnapore. Unlike other communities, it started out as an unincorporated settlement that was under the authority of the Municipal District of Turner Valley No. 32. This changed in 1961 when the City of Calgary annexed the land. Sixteen years after this, in 1977, it was established as an official neighbourhood and development began.
Although pioneers settled here long ago when the area was barren, Midnapore has grown into a thriving community. In 1977 alone it climbed from hundreds to over 8,000 residents, and it’s only continued to expand since then.
Midnapore Property Highlights
More than half of the listings for sale in Midnapore are single-family homes, with townhouses, apartments, and duplexes making up the rest. These enjoy large outdoor spaces and beautiful views of the nature that surround them.
Many of these showcase classic home designs with characteristics from the 70's, although homeowners have renovated many properties in recent years. To add even more variety of home styles, there are large lakeside homes as well as smaller, starter type real estate for sale in Midnapore to accommodate all budgets.
Midnapore is the ideal fit for homeowners who want to be close to nature with easy access to urban amenities. This accessibility has also made it a popular choice for all types of investors as well. Not many other established neighbourhoods in the area can boast these same features, making Midnapore a top choice for buyers in today’s market.
Midnapore Amenities and Highlights
Midnapore offers incredible convenience for residents who don't want to travel far for daily errands. There are professional buildings, fitness facilities, grocery stores, gas stations, restaurants, and many other businesses all inside of or minutes away from the community.
Midnapore Mall, in particular, is located on Midpark Way SE and hosts many shops including a bakery, pizza restaurant, fast food restaurant, printing services, and more.For even more, the community of Shawnessy is a 5-minute drive away and offers a wide array of shopping.
There are two churches within the community which both share the quality of being province-recognized historical sites. Even more unique is the fact that St. Paul's Anglican Church houses an old bell-steeple that's over 200-years old.
When it comes to education, there are public and separate schools within the community as well as a selection of schools and daycares in nearby communities. Healthcare can be found at South Calgary Health Centre, which is a short 4-minute drive via Midlake Blvd SE.
One of the major attractions of Midnapore is the beautiful 30-acre lake that contains 165 million gallons of water. It's a favourite spot for fishing, swimming, boating, canoeing, and various winter sports. It even has a sparkling waterfall that cascades down to provide fresh water and gorgeous views from the beach.
The lake is connected to a large park that’s often used for organized activities and sporting events. For those looking for additional activities, the community centre (which is shared with the neighbouring community of Sundance) offers dance classes, yoga, basketball courts, and much more.
Additional recreational space can be found at the nearby Fish Creek Provincial Park. This is a favourite area for a wide variety of outdoor activities. It features winding pathways throughout the grounds, a sparkling lake, wide open meadows, and wildlife in its natural habitat. Rolling hills and fields can be found on other sides of the community as well, making it easy to embrace nature all year long. For golf enthusiasts, they’ll find McKenzie Meadows Golf Club to be an excellent resource.
Please review the information at the websites listed below to confirm the most up to date information regarding the designated schools for Midnapore:
- Midnapore Separate Schools: Calgary Catholic School District
- Midnapore Public Schools & French Immersion: CBE (Calgary Board of Education)
- Midnapore School's Ranking: Fraser Institute
Midnapore Real Estate Agents & REALTORS®
Are you planning on buying or selling a home in Midnapore? By calling us - find out what Joe Samson & Associates can offer you as your local Midnapore REALTOR®. We have many years of experience working in the Midnapore real estate market. We will make sure to guide you in the right direction with your real estate plans.