Dalhousie Real Estate Market
Dalhousie real estate statistics as of February 20, 2018 - The number of active homes for sale in Dalhousie is 26 listings out of which 14 units are condominiums and 6 units are townhouses/attached homes. The average asking price of homes in Dalhousie is $359,265 or $355 per square foot based on an average size home with 998 square feet of living space (measured above grade). Active listings in Dalhousie have been on the market for an average of 63 days while the average number of days that homes have been listed on the MLS® in all of Calgary is 60 days.
Dalhousie Community Info
Over time Dalhousie has seen many changes, which has helped bring a unique mix of properties to the area. While single-family homes reign most popular, there are condos and townhouses situated throughout the neighbourhood as well.
As of 2014, the number of dwellings had grown to 3,637, with roughly 42% being condominiums or apartments and the rest single-family properties. At the same time, the population here had grown to 9,186 with a median household income of nearly $60,000.There's a nice cultural mix in the area that has strengthened its diversity and the appeal. Perhaps this is why Dalhousie has continued to steadily grow and remain a great place to invest in a home.
The average listing price in Dalhousie is $420,000, with the lowest reaching nearly $175,000 and the highest going over $1 million. Within this range of prices, buyers are sure to find something they like, from luxury properties with upscale amenities to starter homes equipped with all the upgrades they could need. Surrounded by winding streets and gentle slopes, the beauty of this community can't be beaten.
Dalhousie Amenities and Highlights
Dalhousie is home to many small businesses that residents can reach right outside their doorsteps. The shopping area on Dalhousie Dr. NW and 53 St NW in particular features a bank, coffee shop, grocery store, sandwich shop, restaurant, clothing store, chocolate shop, and more. On the east side of the community are even more amenities, including a gas station, tire centre, bank, wine shop, and grocery store. More shopping can be found immediately east of this at the Northwood Shopping Centre. This massive centre features big box stores like Walmart and Best Buy as well as many other retail stores.
Crowfoot Crossing is an additional shopping centre that's in close proximity, being only 4.7km via Crowchild Trail NW. Travelling west or east of this same road will lead to a number of other retail and restaurant options, making it incredibly easy for residents of this community to find just what they need. While driving to reach these areas is certainly an option for those who live here, the C-Train LRT system is an easy-to-use alternative.
When it comes to education, Dalhousie is home to Dalhousie Elementary, West Dalhousie Elementary, H.D. Cartwright Junior High, and St. Dominic Separate School. There are also several churches situated throughout the community for those who want to be close to religious facilities.
Recreation in Dalhousie is abundant with many parks located all throughout. This includes a park situated near West Dalhousie Elementary and one located next to Dalhousie Community Centre. The community centre itself is also a great resource for getting outside, as it hosts many events and activities such as dance for kids and organized sports for adults. Outside of the community are even more natural resources, including John Laurie Park to the immediate north. Nose Hill Park is also immediately diagonal to Dalhousie, which is why it's a popular place for those who live in the community to visit all throughout the year.
For golf enthusiasts, the Silver Springs Golf & Country Club is minutes to the south of this neighbourhood. Being located right next to the Bow River and open outdoor space, it's excellent for all types of activities.
If you have any questions about homes in Dalhousie or would like to view a listed property, please don't hesitate to contact us, Joe Samson & Associates at CIR REALTY, 403-681-9651, we'll be glad to help.