About East Calgary
East Calgary is home to more affordable communities such as Forest Lawn, Forest Heights, Penbrooke Meadows and more. These areas offer tremendous value for money, with great links to the downtown core. Whether you are looking for your first home, your next home, or a newer masterplan neighborhood, you'll find a great selection of condos and single-family properties to satisfy you and your budget!
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East Calgary Real Estate
The East Calgary real estate market is a good place to start your investment journey. As one of the more affordable parts of the city, Calgary East offers first-time buyers and investors a cornucopia of opportunities for under $300,000. Great townhomes and condos can be found throughout these communities, with many located close to the LRT Line for easy access in and around the city. Single-family homes can also be found in abundance in this area, with newer developments further east. Given the opening of the new ring road around Calgary, moving further east may actually prove to make your daily commute that much quicker!
Calgary East Homes for Sale
Calgary east homes for sale are primarily within established neighbourhoods that are close to amenities and parks. Some of the more affordable single-family homes can be found with around 1,000 square feet of living space, with 2-3 bedrooms and 2 bathrooms. This may seem small, but with the basement your space doubles in size. If you are starting out and looking for a great way to add value, then updating the home and developing the basement are fantastic ways to increase the price of your property.
Some other east Calgary listings include homes such as infills and completely remodeled houses. On the higher end of the price point for this area, you'll find new attached infills with stunning interior features. From beautiful, modern hardwood flooring to open concept kitchen and dining space, you'll be hard pressed to find fault with these stunning properties. With about 1,700 square feet of living space, 4 bedrooms and 4 bathrooms, you'll have more than enough space for your family and lots of entertaining room for you friends. Many of the newer houses have fully developed basements that offer additional living space as well as a private place for guests to stay while in your home.
East Calgary Condos for sale
Calgary east condos for sale offer first-time buyers a great entry into the housing market. With many established buildings and new complexes located within walking distance of transit, you'll have a reasonable mortgage payment each month as well as short commute! As an example, the Applewood neighbourhood offers 2 bedroom and 2 bathroom apartment style condos within about 800 square feet of living space. Not to mention that highly sought after maintenance-free lifestyle. No shoveling snow when you get home on those cold winter nights!
In the same community there are townhouse complexes that are great for young families and first-time home buyers. Along 16 Avenue SE in Applewood Park, there are nicely updated properties to choose from. With an average of 1,200 square feet of living space you'll find there's more than enough room for entertaining family and friends.
Living in East Calgary
Living in east Calgary means being close to the downtown core, but tucked away on quiet streets with mature trees and plenty of parks for the little ones. The Franklin neighbourhood is the main shopping district that is home to car dealerships, malls, big box stores and so much more. Across the street is Marlborough Mall and a Walmart Supercentre. It has just about everything you could want on your shopping list! There's also Staples, Jysk, and Home Depot to name just a few of the big box shopping options in this community.
With beautiful views of the city and Rocky Mountains in the background, some of the natural spaces in east Calgary allow for you to enjoy some wonderful vistas. Whether you are looking for a great playground for the kids or an open field for a game of soccer, you'll be sure to find something that fits your needs in this area. The following are just some of the outdoor spaces and parks in east Calgary:
- Marwood Park
- Valleyview Park
- Big Marborough Park
- Mountview Park
- Ellingston Park
East Calgary Communities
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Listing information last updated on February 19th, 2019 at 1:45pm PST.