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Calgary Lake Communities

Learn more about lifestyle that combines the best of city and cottage living - Calgary lakefront communities.

Found 70 blog entries about Calgary Lake Communities.

Residents in southeast Calgary are excited as construction is finally underway on the much-needed Seton Recreation facility, the last of four centres in newer communities within the city.

Seton Rec Centre

The Seton facility will be a state-of-the-art centre measuring 330,000 sq. ft and costing some $193 million. It will feature two skating rinks, a 50m, 10 lane competition pool, a leisure pool, water park, dive tank, surfing simulator, and gymnasiums (for courts sports like basketball, badminton and volleyball), a fitness centre, and running/walking track. After your work out, relax in hot tubs and steam room, or if need be, visit the onsite physiotherapy/medical clinic. On the cultural side, a full-service library, theatre and art studio with gallery will be

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113 Auburn Shores - front113 Auburn Shores Ld - The Ultimate Lakefront Lifestyle

Maybe you've been undecided about moving to Auburn Bay, not sure if this is the lifestyle for you? A home in Auburn Bay is more than just a house. It's about a lifestlyle that revolves around the lake, both in the summer and winter.

It's about community. Where a busy group of volunteers ensure families have plenty of opportunities to gather and get to know each other. It's also about support, whether it be through the many Facebook groups, Neighborhood Watch, or charity events, residents here look out for each other.

Once you see the lakefront home at 113 Auburn Shores Ld., you'll wish you had moved to Auburn Bay years ago. It's time to get ready to enjoy the best that this Calgary lake

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Float getting ready for the Auburn Bay ParadeLast Saturday night Auburn Bay held its annual Parade of Lights event and it was a great success. Families lined up along the street on a warm December evening to spread Christmas cheer and bring the community together. A lot of effort went into the floats and the residents, young and old, enjoyed it all.

We were so impressed with the organization and quality of the parade. An event like this doesn't happen by itself. Over 35 people volunteered to work as street marshals, and manning hot chocolate, cookie and craft tables. Not to mention the hours of planning involved to make the parade a success. Having our 2 fantastic community groups working together as a team created phenomenal results  

Parade Participants

Seton Optometry float in Auburn Bay parade

Here is a list of all of the

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Calgary real estate news Check out the latest news from the red-hot Calgary real estate market!

Five Condos for less than $200,000 - Calgary Herald

For all you renters still sitting on the fence about buying a house, you have no excuse. Here are five condos in popular Calgary communities, priced under $200,000!

    • Legacy Park in the Legacy: Priced from $189,900, two bedrooms, two bath and 691 square feet.
    • Orchard Sky: Priced from $188,000, one bedroom, one bath and a den and 645 square feet.
    • Auburn Walk in Auburn Bay: Priced from $192,900, two bedroom, one bath and 572 square feet.
    • Origins at Cranston: The Aspen is priced from $190,000, has one bedroom, one bath with spacious kitchens and stainless steel appliances.
    • Newport in Canals Landing, Airdrie:
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The long awaited recreation centre in Calgary's new urban district of Seton is close to breaking ground. Recently approved by the city, this 330,000 square foot facility is slated to open its doors in 2018 - a long way off, but this will be more than just a rec centre. A true community gathering place, the Recreation Centre will be run by YMCA Calgary and will combine fitness with youth and neighborhood programs, and include a new library. This is an ambitious undertaking that will benefit thousands of South Calgary residents.

Proposed Amenities:

The Pools

  • 50-metre pool
  • 10-lane competition pool
  • Water Park
  • Leisure pool
  • Spectator viewing area
  • Additional hot tubs and steam room

Time to Workout

  • 3 Gymnasiums
  • Running/
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Mahogany CalgaryLooks like things aren't slowing down in the outstanding southeast lake community of Mahogany, which led all in applications for single-family home building permits in 2014 in Calgary. According to the city's planning department, the community had 557 permit applications last year.

Interestingly as Mahogany continues its build out, there were 38% more permits issued in 2014 than in 2013, showing just how popular the neighbourhood is for Calgarians looking to build new homes in the master-planned Hopewell community.

People looking to live in Mahogany, which is east of 52 St. SE, immediately south of Stony Trail SE., have a pretty wide variety of homes to choose from if they're looking for a new single-family home including homes with lanes, rear or

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Mahogany Island Collection in CalgaryHopewell Residential will be developing a new 22-home island neighbourhood - "The Mahogany Island Collection." Especially unique, not just because of it's urban, island setting, but because this will be the first gated community approved in Calgary in about 13 years. This is pretty surprising, especially in a city of hundreds of neighbourhoods.

Touted as an exclusive, private island community, some believe the concept of a gated entrance is more for marketing than safety. How is it any different than a secure condominium or townhome complex that offers 'resident-only' amenities?

From a buyer standpoint, this will certainly be a status draw for some, but an increased sense of security for others. Having one's kids playing on a gated street would have a

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Calgary lake communities are bustling with activity during the summer months, you would think that come winter, everyone would hunker down and hibernate. That couldn't be further from the truth. In fact, some of these neighbourhoods are busier than ever in the colder season.

If you're looking for things to do, in the upcoming months and holiday season, there is plenty going on.

Arbour Lake

Light the Night: November 28, 6:30 pm

Kids Christmas Party: December 6, 1:00 to 3:00 pm SOLD OUT!

Best Decorated House Contest: December 17, 7:00 pm

Winter Programs: Assortment of winter programs including skating, curling, kids ice fishing, figure skating, hockey basics, pond hockey and power skating.

Visit www.arbourlake.com to download registration

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Maybe you've considered moving to one of Calgary's lake communities, but you're not sure if it's the right fit. The timing couldn't be better. Right now we've got four great listings, each one in a separate lake community.

Please view our showcase of these lovely homes in Auburn Bay, Mahogany, Chaparral and McKenzie Lake. Then, pick up the phone and call 403-519-9102, or email and we'd be happy to arrange a tour of any, or all of these exceptional Calgary lake homes.

Chaparral: $479,900

78 Chaparral Close SE, Calgary MLS # C363750878 Chaparral Close SE | MLS #: C3637508 - view listing

This home has a fantastic location in the heart of Chaparral and close to the lake entrance! Great for families, the house has lots of living space, a great layout and plenty of storage. Some of the special

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Now that fall is here, we can take some time to reflect on a very busy August and September of real estate sales for the Calgary Home Team! Normally the Calgary real estate market slows down somewhat during the summer months, but sales remained steady this year.

 

The Calgary Home Team Helps Calgarians Sell Their Homes Faster

Lake Bonavista Estates Home Sold in 2 Days!

We successfully represented buyers on the sale of a $2.9 million home on the Lake Bonaventure in Lake Bonavista Estates. This particular home was only on the market for two days at the end of September and sold for $145,000 less than the asking price. We also represented our amazing clients who successfully sold the following homes:

  • Auburn Bay: 360 Auburn Bay Drive SE. Sold in 13
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