Arbour Lake, a Northwest Calgary real estate neighbourhood, is recognized by Avenue magazine as one of the best neighbourhoods in Calgary. It is accessible to some of the major roads in Calgary such as Stoney Trail NW, Crowchild Trail NW, John Laurie Boulevard NW, and Country Hills Boulevard. The population of this area is about 10,000 and the centerpiece of the community is Arbour Lake itself, offering residents access to swimming, skating, boating and fishing.
There are a number of job opportunities available in Arbour Lake. The biggest job openings for full-time staff in Arbour Lake are usually held before summer, the busiest season. On the other hand, office-related positions usually open during the skating season (mid-December to February). You can send your resume to Arbour Lake Residents Association (ALRA).
One of the best things about Arbour Lake is that it is close to everything, including grocery stores, furniture stores, restaurants and movie theatres. Residents in this neighbourhood have easy access to Amaranth Whole Foods Market, an organic health food store. Then there is also the major grocery chains such as Co-op and Safeway as well as drugs stores such as The Medicine Shoppe and Shoppers Drug Mart.
Arbour Lake is a short drive to medical institutes, such as Foothills Medical Centre at 1403 29 Street NW, Calgary and the Alberta Children's Hospital, 2888 Shaganappi Trail NW, Calgary.
If you are moving into Arbour Lake with your children, you can choose from a variety of schools for their education. Some of the schools near the neighbourhood include St.Ambrose School that serves K-9 and Arbour Lake Middle School that is located at 27 Arbour Crest Dr NW, Calgary. On the other hand, if you want to improve your skills in music, you can go to Music Makers located at 71 Crowfoot Terrace NW, Calgary and 5149 Country Hills Blvd NW, Calgary.