Palliser Homes for Sale
Search all Palliser homes for sale below in South Calgary. Welcome to Palliser which is well known for its tranquillity of nature, peace and harmony in the neighbourhood. Palliser is made up of single-family homes, high-rise condominiums, townhouses, and a good variety of villa style townhouses.
The famous Southland Leisure Centre is located here and it’s a popular recreational facility being enjoyed by many living in the area.
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Palliser Real Estate Information
Palliser is a beautiful Southwest Calgary neighbourhood that has a special history. The name likely rings familiar because it's shared with other significant points of interest in the area, such as the Palliser Mountain Range and Palliser Hotel.
The name comes from the early explorer named Captain John Palliser, who is known for surveying the land mass between the Pacific Ocean and Lake Superior. His exploration was so significant that his name will long live on in this community and other historic landmarks.
Palliser Housing Insights
Established in 1967, Palliser was separated from the luxury community of Pump Hill in 1991. The majority of homes for sale in Palliser are apartments and single-family dwellings.
Although traditional residences may not be most familiar, homeowners who live in them take great pride in their appearance. This is why most properties are adorned by beautiful vegetation, gardens, and green grass in their front and backyards. Row houses and apartments share this same beauty, with pathways lined with mature trees and green grass located throughout the neighbourhood.
Real estate in Palliser is in high demand as a result of the community being in a prime location and buyers can’t idle too much as listings in the area often sell at a faster rate than in other parts of Calgary.
As one of the most historic spots in the southwest sector of the city, Palliser makes for a great place to live. While the pleasing appearance of properties is a big draw, the location also pulls in buyers. It's bordered by 90th Avenue to the north, Southland Drive SW on the south, 19 Street SW on the east, and 24 Street SW to the west. These major roadways provide convenient access to nearby communities, downtown Calgary, and anywhere else residents could want to go.
Palliser Highlights and Amenities
Palliser is part of a large school district that has campuses for students of all ages within the community and those that are nearby. This community also enjoys being close to many restaurants, as 1600 Bier Haus Restaurant & Lounge and Point & Feather. Cafes and small food shops are sprinkled throughout the neighbouring communities as well.
Palliser is located near grocery stores, convenience stores, and gas stations that can be visited in just minutes. For even more retail shopping, Macleod Trail is a short drive away and home to big box stores and Chinook Centre shopping centre.
Southcentre Mall is also in proximity and home to hundreds of shops and a massive food court. When it comes to healthcare, residents can take 14St SW to visit the Rockyview General Hospital in just a few minutes.
Recreation shines brightly for Palliser residents. Within the community, they enjoy access to beautiful outdoor spaces such as Tom Brook Athletic Park. The community association, which also serves the next door neighbourhoods of Pump Hill and Bayview, regularly use this and the community centre to keep residents connected. They host holiday events, outdoor exercise groups, and a wide variety of other activities for people of all ages.
One of the most popular points of attraction that's just steps away from Palliser is the Glenmore Reservoir. This features swimming, walkways, wildlife watching, picnicking areas, and fishing. Weaselhead Flats is another favourite spot to visit just minutes away from the community, as it features incredible hiking trails with outstanding views of nature and the city. This is located near the popular Heritage Park where visitors can spend time outdoors or take part in the historical events and activities that are hosted in the village.
Southland Leisure Centre is easy to walk to by most residents. This features a wave pool, water slides, a water park, swimming lessons, and many athletic activities for many types of sports. For those who like to golf, there are two courses nearby that can be reached in less than 10 minutes.