Canyon Meadows Real Estate Market
Canyon Meadows real estate statistics as of February 22, 2018 - The number of active homes for sale in Canyon Meadows is 23 listings out of which 4 units are condominiums and 10 units are townhouses/attached homes. The average asking price of homes in Canyon Meadows is $402,712 or $289 per square foot based on an average size home with 1,362 square feet of living space (measured above grade). Active listings in Canyon Meadows have been on the market for an average of 73 days while the average number of days that homes have been listed on the MLS® in all of Calgary is 61 days.
Canyon Meadows in South Calgary
The community of Canyon Meadows started development in the 1970s and 80s, after being annexed to Calgary in 1961. Located in the southwest part of the city, it’s now a popular place to live because of the convenient location close to the city while still in the midst of nature. Anderson Road is to the north, 14th St is to the west, Macleod Trail is to the east, and Fish Creek Park is to the south. The name of the community beckons the beautiful views residents have of the Fish Creek Park Bluffs, which are often vibrant, green, and full of wildlife.
Real Estate in Canyon Meadows
The beautiful homes in the neighbourhood have a modern yet traditional architecture that’s developed by some of the most prestigious builders and architects in the area. The majority of these are single-family residents, although there is a small mix of apartments and townhouses available as well. For those looking for more elegance, the luxury estate homes situated on the southern edge of Canyon Meadows are the perfect choices. Many of these overlook the massive Fish Creek Park and the beautiful landscaping around it.
Home buyers don’t only invest in houses in Canyon Meadows because they are beautiful, but also because the community is a wonderful mix of all cultures. Residents here enjoy being close to the excitement of the city while still being able to enjoy the serenity that comes with living in the countryside. There are a variety of styles of homes for sale in Canyon Meadows to choose from as well as plots of land where residents can build their own properties. All of this is perfectly surrounded by incredible landscaping complete with mature trees, vibrant flowers, and fields of rolling green grass.
Canyon Meadows Neighbourhood Amenities and Highlights
With so many families living in this community, the demand for schools was high since it was in development. Fortunately, there are many schools that serve Canyon Meadows, including M. Johnson, Robert Warren, St. Catherine, Harold Panabaker, and Dr. E.P. Scarlet School. These are private and public options that offer education for children ranging from kindergarten through high school.
When children are not in school there are many community events that are hosted by the neighbourhood association. Girl Guides and Moms and Tots are just a couple of these events, but there are many more throughout the year. This same association is responsible for hosting activities and events for adults in the community as well, with Tai Chi, Yoga, dance, and senior bridge nights being some of the most popular.
Residents will find many shopping centres located just minutes away for maximum convenience. These shops include restaurants, boutiques, grocery stores, and much more. Canyon Meadows Cinemas is also located just off of Macleod Trail S, making it easy to catch a film during the weekends. For those who want to do something outdoors, Canyon Meadows Golf is another popular spot. It's located close to the community on 14th Street S.W. and encompasses beautiful green courses in addition to an elegant country club for players to enjoy.
Any of these locations or nearby communities can be accessed via the major roadways that Canyon Meadows is so close to. However, for those who do not drive, the C-Train station is located right in the community. This is constantly expanding and currently provides transportation to downtown as well as all major shopping areas nearby.
Canyon Meadows Recreation & Activities
Recreation is an important aspect of Canyon Meadows that draws in buyers from all over the community. Fish Creek Park is one of the closest spots for outdoor fun, as it has a large number of activities available to enjoy. Visitors can hike, bike, swim, picnic, and even bird watch for rare species throughout the year. Although the park is easy to access from the community, there’s also a lot to do within the grounds of the neighbourhood, including walking or running on pathways, swimming in the community pool, or using the community fitness centre for indoor exercise.
Canyon Meadows is part of the expansive pathway system that runs throughout almost 50 communities in Calgary. Residents use this for running, walking, or just enjoying the beauty of nature that surrounds them. For even more outdoor options, there are ramps for skateboarding, sports fields, and two skating rinks within the grounds for kids and adults to enjoy. It’s common to see families outside during the summer and the winter in this neighbourhood because of all of these recreational opportunities available.
We'd love to answer your questions regarding Canyon Meadows homes or condos so please don't hesitate to contact us, Joe Samson & Associates at CIR REALTY, 403-681-9651.