Banff Trail Calgary Neighbourhood Profile and Real Estate Statistics
Banff Trail is a neighbourhood in Calgary’s inner city with a range of homes including detached bungalows, townhomes, and newer homes in infill architecture. It is bordered to the West by The University of Calgary and to the South by SAIT. This mature neighbourhood is very popular with the younger crowd due to it’s its proximity to McMahon Stadium, SAIT, the University of Calgary and the C-Train. Since a lot of University and SAIT students live in the area it has a high percentage of rental properties however this is not a negative thing as the community is still very well-kept with residence taking care of their homes even their rental houses.
This tree-topped neighbourhood includes walking trails and several parks, including Confederation Park which is a 400-acre park and is popular all year-round with cyclists, hikers, families and cross country skiers.
Real Estate in Banff Trail consists of a mixture of 1950 bungalows and newer attached and detached infills. This neighbourhood is evolving rapidly and currently has a renovation plan in place. With Banff Trail being revitalized Real Estate in Banff Trail, with a lot of recent developments bringing in new infills, attached homes, townhomes and condos with quality inner city home builders. It is adjacent to the Trans Canada Highway, providing convenient access to the Rocky Mountains to the West for residents and is situated within walking distance of the University of Calgary and SAIT.
Homes in Banff Trail also benefit from being close to the C-Train line providing easy access to downtown and shopping and other areas of Calgary. This neighbourhood is surrounded by vast recreation areas and a broad green belt to the north. Tennis courts, a playground with a wading pool and water fountains at Canmore Park make it a friendly community destination in the summer months for young families.
The Northhill Shopping Center, two public bilingual schools, two ice rinks, Jubilee Auditorium, Canada Olympic Park and Foothills Athletic Park are additional Banff Trail amenities close to the community.