Millrise Homes for Sale
View up to date real estate listings in Millrise below. The community is one of Calgary's quietest residential neighbourhoods, located on the outskirts of South Calgary. The community of Millrise is bordered by the 146th Avenue on the north, Shawnessy Boulevard on the south, Macleod Trail on the east. Real estate development started in this community around the '80s and had witnessed tremendous growth.
This community was annexed in 1961 and finally established in 1982. Millrise is mostly constructed of single-family homes, built in the early 80s with approximately of 6,500 residents living in the area. Several low-rise apartment style condominiums and multiple retirement homes can be found on the eastern edge of the community.
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Millrise Real Estate Information
Located in the Southwest quadrant of Calgary lies the peaceful suburban community of Millrise. Annexed to Calgary in 1961. The community wasn't actually developed until 1982. This was shortly after the Midnapore Phase II Area Structure Plan was annexed by the city council in 1979. Once the wide streets were paved, single-family homes, condos, and townhomes were soon under construction by homeowners who were eager to live in this up and coming community.
Today, Millrise has grown steadily into a thriving community with many conveniences within proximity. This is thanks to 146th Avenue bordering the north, Macleod Trail on the east, and Shawnessy Boulevard on the south. These are all the major roadways that provide easy access to downtown Calgary and the surrounding areas.
Housing Info in Millrise
With the majority of homes for sale in Millrise are single-family dwellings, this is a favourite spot for buyers who are looking for traditional structures. These are widely diversified with their architectural designs and styles, especially since so many buyers have renovated homes in recent years. This has led to buying options for buyers with all price points. Millrise is home to over 700 townhouses and condominiums that make it a great destination for anyone looking for real estate in Millrise.
Millrise Neighbourhood Highlights and Amenities
Residents of Millrise enjoy being in proximity to the Fish Creek-Lacombe LRT Station. However, for those who drive, they can easily travel to entertainment, shopping, and restaurants.
The Shawnessy Towne Centre is one shopping centre, in particular, that's just minutes away and home to grocery stores, shops, cafes, and more. Canyon Meadows is another shopping centre in proximity to department stores, food, grocery, boutiques, and restaurants available for visitors.
When it comes to entertainment, residents of this community can enjoy the Landmark Cinemas 10 movie theatre that is located close to Macleod Trail that most homeowners in the area can walk or even bike to.
Millrise Recreation & Activities
Fish Creek Provincial Park is one of the closest points of recreation to Millrise. This massive park is home to wildlife watching, picnicking areas, exercise pathways, a lake, and many other outdoor activity opportunities. For those who want to stay in the community, the Millrise Drive Playground, which is located on the corner of Millrise Drive and Millrise Way SW is a great spot for children. It has a variety of playground equipment such as boulders with ropes and swings, but it also has benches and picnic tables. There are also playgrounds located in the next-door community of Shawnessy, making it easy to find fun places to relax on the weekend.
Golf enthusiasts will find several golf courses located near Millrise, such as the Canyon Meadows Golf Club and Maple Ridge Golf Course. Also, less than 15 minutes away is the Southland Leisure Centre, which offers swimming, wave pools, water slides, and many exercise rooms for adults and children to enjoy indoor activities. For more swimming, residents may be able to visit Midnapore community's lake if they know residents who live there as well.
Please review the information at the websites listed below to confirm the most up to date information regarding the designated schools for Millrise:
- Millrise Separate Schools: Calgary Catholic School District
- Millrise Public Schools & French Immersion: CBE (Calgary Board of Education)
- Millrise School's Ranking: Fraser Institute
Millrise Real Estate Agents & REALTORS®
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