Killarney is a a highly desirable neighbourhood for home buyers looking to live inner city. The City of Calgary started developing Killarney over a century ago in 1910. Killarney’s age and location has been a main factor in redevelopment of the overall area which really started to take off beginning approximately in 2002 with new infill home developments.
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Killarney Amenities and Services
Killarney is well located close to all amenities and the conveniences of the inner city lifestyle with quick access to everything essential, shopping, groceries, restaurants, pubs and more.
The area also has good public schools for your family and fitness options such as Killarney Recreational Centre and World Health along Richmond Rd.
Find most of the essentials amenities by nearby Westbrook Mall where you will find shopping at Safeway, Wall-Mart, Starbucks, medical clinics; anything you need is located nearby.
- Killarney is home to two schools. Killarney Elementary School is a public school teaching kindergarten to grade six.
- Looking to enroll your child(s) in a great French immersion elementary school? Holy Name Elementary School is a private bilingual school located in the area as well.
- Students are designated to attend A.E. Cross Junior High School (public), Vincent Massey Junior High School (public) and Ernest Manning High School (public).
- Part of the service I provide my clients is verifying things like school districts for your children, if you have any questions about schools in Calgary’s infill communities, call me anytime!
As a Calgary home buyer it is nice to know some of the statistics for the communities you are researching. Some interesting demographics for Killarney include (City of Calgary, Civic Census 2009)
- Ages 24 and below – 24.7%
- Ages 25 to 54 – 59.1%
- Ages 55 and up – 16.2%
- Average Household Income (Statistics Canada, 2006 Census) $53,799
- Percentage of population with a High School Diploma or higher 85.3%
- Ratio of residents who own their property– 54%
- Ratio of residents who rent their property46%
Public transportation is of no shortage in the area. With easy access to the University of Calgary via route 72 / route 73 and an abundance of main routes, you shouldn’t have any issue finding your way around town.
Mount Royal University is also located close by just to the south of the area across Richmond Rd, with access made easy by the public transportation system running along the communities borders. Last but not least the new LRT is going to be walking distance for most of the area!
Killarney’s Community Boundaries Are:
- Northern Border – 17 Avenue SW from 37th Street SW to 17th Avenue
- Eastern Border – Crowchild Trail from 17th Avenue SW to 33rd Avenue SW
- Southern Border – 33rd Avenue SW from Crowchild Trail to 37th Street SW
- Western Border – 37th Street SW from Richmond Rd SW to 17th Avenue SW
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2735 19 Avenue SW in Calgary: Killarney/Glengarry House for sale : MLS®# C4225522$549,000Attached
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- 1,141 sq. ft.106 m2Just a stone throw away from the heart of the city, Killarney towns have been thoughtfully curated for the modern city slicker lifestyle. Luxury finishes, oversized windows, hardwood floors, and top of the line appliances adorn these towns. Entertain family and friends around a gorgeous 9' gourmet quarts kitchen Island in the heart of your home. Each bedroom has it's own walk in closet and beautiful plush carpeting. The master retreat boasts a double sink, soaker tub and spa like shower. More detailsListed by CIR REALTY
2832 34 Street SW in Calgary: Killarney/Glengarry House for sale : MLS®# C4219407$749,500Attached
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- 1,849 sq. ft.172 m2This new home of outstanding merit is located on a quiet, tree-lined street within walking distance to downtown. A dazzling open concept and luxurious touches like soaring ceilings, open riser stairs and gleaming hardwood floors exude show home perfection. The spectacular, contemporary kitchen showcases stainless steel appliances, two-tone full-height cabinetry, a sparkling Moroccan tile backsplash and quartz counters. In the living room an elegant fireplace surrounded by rich cabinetry will showcase your family photos and add warmth to any occasion. The master suite will be your relaxing getaway with its tray ceiling, and walk-in closet with amazing built-ins. Not to mention a sumptuous ensuite bath with a free-standing soaker tub and gorgeous multi-head walk-in shower. The fully finished basement has an entertainment room with a wet bar along with a guest bedroom and bath. This amazing home is on a quiet street lined with mature trees, yet only minutes from downtown. More detailsListed by ENGEL & VOLKERS CALGARY
2220 33 Street SW in Calgary: Killarney/Glengarry House for sale : MLS®# C4210447$749,000Attached
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- 1,726 sq. ft.160 m2You'll find modern & tasteful decor throughout this contemporary masterpiece. Large central kitchen, living & dining room on the main floor. The kitchen boasts a nearly 16 Foot Double Quartz Island. Professional VIKING SERIES Appliance Pckg & Built-in Wine Cooler. Dual & Veggie Undermount Prep Sink(s) & European Fixtures throughout. Living Room features Ceiling High White Marble Stone Wall & 42" Fireplace. 9' Ceilings throughout. Shaker Style 8 Foot Solid Wood Door(s) & Sleek European Mill Work. Master Bedroom Features 5 Piece Ensuite w/ Luxury Spa like retreat. Custom Glass Mosaic Rain Shower, Body Massage Jets, Jacuzzi Soaker Tub w/ Dual See-Through Glass Fireplace. Bsmnt Showcases Theatre System w/ Built In 5.1 Sound System, Projector & Screen. Impressive Wet Bar w/ Quartz Counters & Beverage Cooler & Guest Room. Large Concrete Patio w/BBQ Gas Line Rough In. Fully Landscaped. Double detached garage. Roughed in A/C, Vaccu-Flow Complete With Accessories. 4Bdrm,3.5Bath More detailsListed by CENTURY 21 BRAVO REALTY