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2020 Garrison Woods Home Sales
In 2020, there were 23 single family homes sold in Garrison Woods an average price of $719,235. Garrison Woods is a highly desired community in Calgary and Average Days on Market (DOM) for homes in the community was 46 days. Garrison Woods condo & townhome sales totaled 31 for an average price of $468,616 and took on average 73 days to sell.
Garrison Woods Homes & Condos
Garrison Woods is a highly desired community located in the City Centre district of Calgary, just on the South side of popular Marda Loop. The neighbourhood saw major redevelopment in 1998 around the old Currie Barracks Military Base when it closed at that time. It was the first part of a three-phase redevelopment of the Canadian Forces base along with phase two, Garrison Green, and phase three, Currie Barracks. Once complete, real estate in the old Currie Barracks land will be home to over 12,000 residents. Many of the older homes have been renovated and there have been numerous new infills and townhomes built offering modern lifestyles opportunities to those seeking an urban presence in Calgary.
In addition to Garrison Woods, the neighbouring communities of Garrison Green, Altadore and South Calgary are also very popular choices for young families. Real Estate in Garrison Woods offers a diverse mix of homes to choose from including apartment style condos, trendy brownstones, luxury infills and renovated historic bungalows. Homes in Garrison Woods have a very cohesive feel to them and developers did an excellent job in this master-planned redevelopment.
Recreation Opportunities in Garrison Woods
Be sure to take a stroll through the Garrison Woods Memorial Walk where the streets are named in commemoration of Canadian World War I battles. Here one can pay homage to the men and women who lost their lives in the World’s first mechanized war. The conflict would eventually lead to the death of over nine million combatants and more than seven million civilians. In 2000, the Canada Lands Company placed a series of brass plaques on the streets of Garrison Woods that describe the battles after which these streets are named.
Garrison Woods is within walking distance to the Glenmore Athletic Park where one can play soccer, football, softball, tennis and enjoy the running facilities. The Park is a fantastic venue for hosting training, leagues, and tournaments of all calibers. The park features seven sports fields, three ball diamonds, seven tennis courts, a velodrome and a ‘Class A’ 400-meter track and field facility. The community is also in close proximity to the Elbow River, River Park and Sandy Beach Park, known for their off-leash dog walking, picnic sites and lazy floats down the Elbow River.
If golfing is your thing, residents of homes in Garrison Woods have 2 public golf courses to choose from, Richmond Green and Lakeview Golf Course as well as the private Earl Grey Golf Club overlooking the Glenmore Reservoir.
Garrison Woods Shopping & Entertainment
Residents of homes in Garrison Woods have quick access to the Marda Loop shopping/restaurant district offering a wide range of specialty shops, drug stores, boutiques, restaurants, pubs and coffee shops. A variety of services are available including medical and dental clinics, gym and yoga studios, salons, banks and business offices. There have been a number of new commercial buildings completed in the past few years offering leasing opportunities for businesses away from the downtown core.
Garrison Woods Community Association
Owners of homes in Garrison Woods are served by the Marda Loop Community Association. The Community Association and its facilities include an outdoor pool, tennis courts, community gardens and a Community Hall. The Association puts on a variety of events throughout the year including the popular Farmer's Market, Wine Tasting Evenings, Seniors clubs and Learn to Skate programs.
Schools in Garrison Woods
There are a number of public and private schools in Garrison Woods for residents to choose from including the popular Rundle Academy for students with learning disabilities, Master's Academy and Clear Water Academy (Catholic). Garrison Woods is also located a quick 5-minute drive from the ever-expanding Mount Royal University.
- Garrison Woods Public Schools: Calgary Board of Education (CBE)
- Garrison Woods Separate Schools: Catholic Separate School Board
- Garrison Woods French Immersion Schools: Calgary Board of Education (CBE)
- Rundle Academy: Rundle Academy
- Master's Academy & College: Master's Academy
- Clear Water Academy: Clear Water Academy
- Mount Royal University: Mount Royal
Garrison Woods Demographics
Garrison Woods is home to over 2800 residents. It's close proximity to both private school and public schools make it a popular choice for young families. Please visit the link below for more details about residents including age, marital status, income and population diversity.
Crime in Garrison Woods
Garrison Woods is a relatively safe community with the majority of crimes focusing on vandalism and vehicle-related thefts, most of which can be prevented by installing an alarm system and ensuring garages and vehicles are kept locked. For more detailed analysis please visit the City of Calgary Crime Map.
Garrison Woods Real Estate Agents
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