Evergreen Real Estate Market
Evergreen real estate statistics as of January 20, 2018 - The number of active homes for sale in Evergreen is 61 listings out of which 14 units are condominiums and 13 units are townhouses/attached homes. The average asking price of homes in Evergreen is $450,821 or $ per square foot based on an average size home with 1,551 square feet of living space (measured above grade). Active listings in Evergreen have been on the market for an average of 53 days while the average number of days that homes have been listed on the MLS® in all of Calgary is 66 days.
Evergreen Community and Housing Info
Located just south of the majestic Fish Creek Provincial Park in Calgary, Alberta is the beautiful residential neighbourhood. Although more commonly referred to by the simple name of Evergreen, this residential area is broken up into two sections: Evergreen Estates and Evergreen "South". While the Estates section includes more upscale homes than the newer South part, both offer gorgeous views of the Rocky Mountains, as well as beautifully crafted landscaping along streets. This has made the community a top choice for those who want to live a quiet suburban-style life while still maintaining proximity to the bustling city and all the amenities nearby.
A family-friendly community, it was first established in the early 90's with beauty and tranquillity in mind. Upon entering the neighbourhood, it’s easy to see this come to life with wide streets, beautiful landscaping, and artfully crafted homes. In fact, because this is a newer neighbourhood many homeowners have been able to customize their designs and make their dream homes a reality. Due to many new families live in this community, buyers can expect to find the majority of homes to be single-detached. However, there are also elegantly designed low-rise condominiums and townhouses in the mix as well.
Homes in Evergreen are mostly single-detached - ideal for those who have started a family. Also, there is a mix of townhouses in Evergreen and condominium units offering great future investment opportunities. Evergreen is made up of recently built homes, many of the designs are based on the owner's preference and taste. Several homeowners have requested significant customizations while building their dream homes. For a low maintenance lifestyle, Evergreen also features posh condominium units and elegant looking townhouses.
Residents love living in this South Calgary community, and with all that it offers, it's very easy to see why. From the gorgeous homes to the convenient shopping centre, this community was designed with the residents in mind. Nothing beats the scenic beauty one can see when driving around or entering the community, especially with the gorgeous park just steps away.
Families of all sizes love living this area because it's quiet, close to many amenities, and spaciously designed. Kids can play outside without many parked cars along the streets, and most homes are equipped with large backyards for safe playing spaces. The proximity to the picturesque Fish Creek Park is one of the biggest draws for buyers, especially with the beautiful wooden path of steps that leads right into the community. Overall, these highlights have made the area quite popular with home buyers and an excellent place for families to lay roots.
Amenities & Recreation
The neighbourhood's proximity to Fish Creek Provincial Park, which is nearly 2,300 acres, is a huge draw for residents and buyers in this area. Being one of the largest parks in North America. Fish Creek Park reaches all the way from the western edge of the city to the Bow River. The recreational area offers swimming at the Sikome Lake in the summer, biking and running along many scenically beautiful trails, picnicking, and so many more outdoor activities all throughout the year. This park even hosts events and activities periodically for added family fun.
For those who like horses, Spruce Meadows is located just south of Highway 22x or the future Ring Road. This well-designed horse-jumping complex presents tournaments all throughout the year where fans can enjoy watching up-close to the action. Visitors can even stop by Spruce Meadows just to enjoy the beautiful landscaping or to watch trainers exercise their horses. In the fall and winter, there are also activities such as the Spruce Meadows International Christmas Market, making it a go-to spot for residents.
Located to the east of the community, is Shawnee Slopes, which is currently under re-development. Once finished, this will offer a brand new community for residents consisting of around 1,400 homes that will enjoy beautiful views of the lush green landscape and mature trees.
For those who want to explore the amenities outside the community, it's easy to commute to the Canadian Rockies and find major access routes nearby. Residents are also always minutes away from grocery stores, restaurants, and parks where they can run errands without having to travel long and far. This has made the area ideal for those who enjoy convenient access to things they need while living in a more suburban setting.
For easy transportation for residents, and visitors can take the Light Rail Transit System, otherwise referred to as the C-Train. However, those who own vehicles will find that access to downtown as well as nearby communities is quick and easy. Most residents have very enjoyable commutes to work because of this, without much traffic during weekdays. For those who need to run quick errands, most shops and stores are only a short drive away.
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Evergreen Real Estate Agents & REALTORS®
Are you planning on buying or selling a home in Evergreen? By calling us - find out what Joe Samson & Associates can offer you as your local REALTOR®. We have many years of experience working in the Evergreen real estate market. We will make sure to guide you in the right direction with your real estate plans.