Airdrie Real Estate Directory

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The City of Airdrie is part of the Calgary census metropolitan area and a member community of the Calgary Regional Partnership (CRP). The city is surrounded by Rocky View County.

History

Airdrie was first established as a railway village in 1889 during the construction of the Calgary and Edmonton Railway, named for Airdrie, Scotland. Today, Airdrie is a scenic bedroom community and industrial centre.

Geography

Nose Creek, which runs through Airdrie, is the focal point of a number of city parks and green spaces including Nose Creek Park.

Recent annexation of land by Airdrie to the south, coupled with recent expansion of Calgary's city limits in July 2007, have placed the two cities' boundaries within only a few kilometres of each other.

Arts and Culture

Nose Creek Park hosts the annual Airdrie Festival of Lights in the Christmas season. Other annual festivals include the Canada Day Parade and the Airdrie Pro Rodeo. Airdrie's primary cultural venues include the Nose Creek Valley Museum and the Bert Church Live Theatre.

Sports

Airdrie is home to several sporting franchises. Major teams include the Knights of Airdrie, a senior men's lacrosse team that plays in the Rocky Mountain Lacrosse League. The Airdrie Thunder, a Jr. B level hockey team that competes in the Heritage Junior B Hockey League. Team Airdrie is a Jr. C level hockey team that competes in the Calgary Jr. C Hockey League.

Infrastructure

Transportation

Airdrie is situated on the Queen Elizabeth II Highway (Highway 2), which links Calgary and Edmonton. Highway 567 provides access to Cochrane to the west and Irricana to the east.

Airdrie is served by the Airdrie Airport. The closest major airport is Calgary International Airport.

Airdrie launched the InterCity Express (ICE) in the fall of 2010, connecting Airdrie and Calgary transit hubs by a two-way express bus service.[37] Local bus service is provided by Airdrie Transit.

Education

Rocky View Schools Division provides public education in Airdrie, and operates three high schools in the city:

  • Bert Church High School
  • George McDougall High School
  • Rocky View Learning Connections

Private schools in the city include Airdrie Koinonia Christian School.

Media

Due to its proximity to Calgary, Airdrie receives radio and television broadcasts from the city. At present it has no local television broadcasters but has a radio station, Air 106.1 FM. The city has two local newspapers, the Airdrie City View and the Airdrie Echo. A community newsletter, Here's the Scoop, is also published weekly and delivered door to door as part of a larger flyer package throughout the city. A quarterly magazine, AirdrieLIFE, is also available, and a community internet portal, AirdrieOnLine. There is also a website for the city's economic development agency at AirdrieNow. Airdrie is also in the local delivery area of the Calgary Herald and Calgary Sun.

Shopping and Services

Airdrie offers a full slate of resident services, with any services not available in the city easily obtainable in nearby Calgary.

The city is served by a number of strip-mall developments, including Tower Lane Mall (a former enclosed shopping centre converted to a strip mall in the late 2000s) and Yankee Valley Crossing. On the city's south end, the Sierra Springs area is seeing the ongoing development of big-box retail, including a Walmart Supercentre. The city's north end includes Real Canadian Superstore and Canadian Tire locations and other major grocery chains such as Sobeys, Canada Safeway and Calgary Co-op are also located in the city.

Airdrie is located immediately north of the hamlet of Balzac, which is the location of the major regional shopping mall CrossIron Mills, which opened in 2009, and its neighboring retail/business park development. In addition, north Calgary's numerous malls and retail areas are quickly accessible via Hwy. 2 and the recent extension of Calgary's Metis Trail into the Balzac/CrossIron Mills area.



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In the ever-evolving world of real estate, finding your dream home is no longer limited to scrolling through lists of properties. Enter the Calgary Map Search, a powerful and intuitive tool that revolutionizes the home search experience. Let's explore how this innovative approach is reshaping the way individuals discover and explore homes in the vibrant city of Calgary.
The Calgary Map Search Advantage 1. Visual Exploration of Neighborhoods The traditional method of searching for homes often involves sifting through text-based listings, making it challenging to visualize the spatial relationship between properties and their surroundings. The Calgary Map Search transforms this process by providing an interactive map interface. Prospective buyers can now explore neighborhoods, schools, parks, and amenities with a few clicks.
2. Streamlined Property Identification The map search feature enables users to identify specific properties that meet their criteria with precision. Whether it's proximity to schools, parks, or public transportation, the map interface allows users to filter and narrow down their options based on location and features.
3. Comprehensive Property Information Each property on the map is linked to detailed information, photos, and sometimes even virtual tours. This ensures that users have all the relevant details at their fingertips, empowering them to make informed decisions without the need to navigate away from the map interface.
How to Use the Calgary Map Search 1. Online Real Estate Platforms Calgary Map Search functionality is often integrated into online real estate platforms and websites. Prospective buyers can visit these platforms and use the map search feature to explore available listings in specific neighborhoods or based on desired criteria.
2. User-Friendly Interface The user interface of the Calgary Map Search is designed to be intuitive and user-friendly. Users can easily zoom in and out, click on property markers for details, and navigate the map to explore different areas of Calgary.
3. Customized Search Parameters One of the key benefits of the map search is the ability to customize search parameters. Users can set preferences such as price range, number of bedrooms, and other features, and the map will display properties that match these criteria.
The Future of Home Searching The Calgary Map Search is not just a tool; it represents a shift towards a more dynamic and personalized home search experience. As technology continues to advance, we can anticipate further enhancements to map search features, providing even more data and functionality to prospective buyers.
Connect with Real Estate Professionals While the Calgary Map Search is a valuable self-service tool, the guidance of a real estate professional remains indispensable. Real estate agents, armed with local expertise, can provide additional insights, answer questions, and offer support throughout the buying process.

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