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149 Ranch Glen Place Nw
Ranchlands, Calgary, Alberta
- 3 Beds
- 3 Baths
- 826 Square FT
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735 Ranchlands Boulevard Nw
Ranchlands, Calgary, Alberta
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34 Ranchlands Place Nw
Ranchlands, Calgary, Alberta
- 3 Beds
- 2 Baths
- 1,091 Square FT
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1829 Ranchland Boulevard Nw
Ranchlands, Calgary, Alberta
Ranchlands is a residential community in Calgary, Alberta's northwest quadrant. John Laurie Boulevard runs through it on the north, Sarcee Trail on the east, Crowchild Trail on the south, and Nose Hill Drive on the west.
The neighbourhood was established in the late 1970s as a planned town. It's a lovely tree-lined neighbourhood with rustic homes painted in earthy tones.
It's a gorgeous, mature neighbourhood with a good range of older, modest houses and townhomes. Many of the houses are fairly priced and in great condition, making this an excellent location for first-time homebuyers and investors.
Several Ranchlands residences have views of the city centre and the mountains. Tennis courts, playgrounds, athletic fields, and dog-friendly parks are just a few of the recreational options available in the neighbourhood. The Ranchlands Community Association Rink, a prominent outdoor skating rink, is located nearby.
With the newly built Crowfoot CTrain Station now operational, commuting around the town from Ranchlands is simple. Students may easily commute to and from the University of Calgary, ACAD, or SAIT, while consumers can visit the neighbouring Crowfoot Centre, which has a variety of stores, restaurants, and recreational and entertainment options.
Ranchlands has a relaxing atmosphere that would appeal to individuals who prefer being outside. There are roughly ten parks within walking distance for homeowners to discover, all of which are well-located and simple to access. Because there isn't a lot of street noise or city hubbub, most locations in this portion of Calgary are relatively quiet.
Ranchlands Real Estate Market News
Ranchlands was formerly a hunting field for aboriginals and pastureland for European settlers before becoming a real estate market. Calgary acquired the region in 1961, and it became a neighbourhood in 1977. The park in Ranchlands has a glacial rubbing stone, known as "erratic" by geologists, to remember its historical significance.
Ranchlands REALTOR® Tour of the Neighbourhood
Take a tour of Ranchlands with this video walkthrough of the neighbourhood. Learn about the community before you start looking at homes and make notes of what's important to you.
Community Established 1977
Similiar neighbouring communities of Dalhousie, Edgemont and Silver Springs.
The bedroom community of Ranchlands consists primarily of single-family real estate. Bungalows and a number of two story buildings inhabit the land. The Crowfoot Shopping Center allows convenient shopping and Crowchild Trail allows easy access to Cochrane, Canmore and Banff.
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Amenities in Ranchlands — Live, Work, & Play
Ranchlands residents enjoy access to a wide range of recreational possibilities. The Crowfoot YMCA, as well as Crowfoot Arena, are only a short distance away. Tennis facilities, an outdoor skating rink, sports fields, and the Dan Scott Dance Studio, are all located inside the community. On the Northside, the town is bordered by a magnificent nature reserve with walking paths known as the Hawkwood Uplands Fitness Trail.
When it comes to relaxing at a park, Ranchlands residents have a variety of options. There's the Ranchlands Community Park which spans 12 acres, as well as Nose Hill Park, which has a variety of athletic and recreational facilities.
There are also a few smaller parks strewn across the neighbourhood. Playgrounds, sports fields, an outdoor skating rink, and tennis courts are also available in these smaller parks.
It may seem like the community is only home to parks and playgrounds. Don't be fooled by the name of the community, though. You can find some of the most modern amenities in the community, including incomparable shopping experiences.
Some amenities you can enjoy around Ranchlands other than parks and playgrounds include:
- Participating in the Ranchlands Community Association programmes that are very popular among residents.
- Ranchlands residents can access over 240 services and amenities at Crowfoot Crossing, one of Calgary's largest outdoor malls.
- Many dining, shopping, and entertainment options are available at Crowfoot Crossing, including Chapters Books, Home Depot, Calgary Coop & Safeway, Cineplex Odeon Theatres, and a variety of boutiques and large box businesses.
- A basketball court, playground, as well as both hockey and recreational skating rinks are available in the community centre.
- Scouts, Beavers, Girl Guides, and Sparks are some of the community's clubs.
- The community's senior organization, New Horizons, meets once a week in the community centre.
General feel and vibe — What's it like living in Ranchlands?
Avenue Magazine Rankings
- Overall rank for Best Neighbourhood: 24
- WalkScore: 39
- TransitScore: 50
- Parks and green space points: 18
- Public recreation facility access points: 79
- Restaurant access points: 62
Interesting Facts about Ranchlands
Schools In or Near Ranchlands
Within and around the Ranchlands community, there are several public, Catholic, and private schools that provide elementary, middle, and high school education.
- Ranchlands School
- Brentwood School
- Dalhousie School
- Varsity Acres School
- Branton School
- Robert Thirsk High School
- H. D. Cartwright School
- École de la Rose Sauvage
- St. Rita Elementary School
- St. Francis High School
- St. Margaret School
- St. Luke School
- St. Jean Brebeuf School
- Madeleine d’Houet School
- École Ste-Marguerite-Bourgeoys
- Renert School
- Chinook Winds Adventist Academy
Ranchlands was founded in 1977 after the region was acquired by the City of Calgary in 1961.
Ranchlands had a total of 7,626 people living in 3,051 homes in the 2012 municipal census, up 1.3% from its 2011 demographic of 7,529. In 2012, it had a population size of 3,320/km2 (8,590/sq mi) on a surface area of 2.3 km2 (0.89 sq mi).
The community's median age is 36.4 years, while the median age for the rest of Calgary is 37.4 years. Royal Oak has an average of 2.6 persons per family and a near-equal gender ratio of 50% female and 49% male residents.
Around 70% of the residents in this neighbourhood are homeowners, with the remaining being renters. The major housing types in this area of the city are single-family detached homes and townhouses.
The most recent construction boom in this neighbourhood occurred between 1960 and 1980, hence the majority of the available homes date from this time.
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FAQs about Ranchlands Real Estate and Neighborhood
What services does the community association offer?
The community association features a playground, a basketball court, and both hockey and recreational skating rinks. Scouts, Beavers, Girl Guides, and Sparks are some of the community programs. Meanwhile, the seniors club, The New Horizons, meets once a week at the community hall.
How do I get around?
Calgary Transit routes 97,113, and 76 serve the Ranchlands community. Commuters also have access to the Crowfoot LRT and Crowfoot Trail for easy everyday transport.
What's the best nearby restaurant?
The neighbourhood is home to several great restaurants. Residents love places such as Al's Pizza & Steakhouse, Fusion Sushi Ranchlands, and Stavros Pizza & Sports Bar.
What are the people like in this community?
Ranchlands is and has always been a family-oriented community. The residents in this community are friendly and welcoming. They love spending time in nature and participate actively in the activities and programmes offered by the community association.
Are there any nearby gyms?
Crossfit Calgary is a fitness centre that's only 5 minutes away from the community on foot. Crowfoot Crossings also has the Melcor YMCA and they offer fitness classes, swimming, and hot tubs to members looking to stay active.