Riverbend real estate is bounded on three sides by the Bow River, and lies at the confluence of three distinct landscapes – an Escarpment, a floodplain, and an upland plain. Homes surrounding the river enjoy great views of these thriving wildlife areas, as well as the Rocky Mountains to the west. The community also includes several municipal parks and green spaces.
To discover more about Riverbend, read more below.
Riverbend has a population of 9,682 living in 3,450 dwellings. Residents in this community have a median household income of $78,574 and there are 6.1% low income residents living in the neighbourhood.
Located just off the Glenmore Trail about 12 kilometers south of Downtown Calgary, Riverbend real estate offers a wide selection of mid-range and luxury homes built over the last couple of decades. Many desirable homesites in Riverbend back directly onto the park, and most homes have lovely mountain views.
Riverview Landing, a new luxury development, features 12 private estate lots, ideally located next to the river.
Riverbend’s great location provides panoramic views of the floodplain and the Bow River Valley. Well connected to the city’s pathway system. The community centre offers plenty of programs and activities for residents.
Life in Riverbend is made much easier by the Riverbend Centre, a large outdoor shopping plaza with an excellent selection of local shops and services:
- A grocery store
- gas station
- professional services and numerous dining establishments
Riverbend is located beside the Bow River, allowing home owners phenomenal access to the Bow River pathway and the stunning sights therein. The Riverbend community’s Carburn Parkalso rests along the river, and has become an extremely popular urban park including:
- Two man-made ponds
- Outdoor ice skating (seasonal)
- Canoes, dinghies, and paddle boats allowed – no motorized boats
- Washrooms – open year round (7 a.m. – 10 p.m.)
- Walking trails
- Tables and benches
- Dogs permitted, on-leash only
- NO swimming
Residents looking for a peaceful retreat will enjoy a tranquil walk around Caburn Park’s lake or through the tree-lined trails.
Riverbend Park and Riverstone Park are both located within the Riverbend community, hosting ball diamonds and sports fields. Smaller community parks can also be found throughout Riverbend, some of which host children’s playgrounds. A series of walking paths meanders through the community parks and connects home owners to these various recreational destinations.
If schools are of interest, there are plenty to choose from in and around the community:
Public Elementary School:
Catholic Elementary School:
Public Junior High School:
Catholic Junior High School:
- St. Augustine
- St. Mathew
Senior High School:
Catholic Senior High School:
Residents can reach the downtown core in under 15 minutes, which makes Riverbend a viable option for daily commuters and busy working professionals. In the same short amount of time, Riverbend home owners can also reach Glenmore Reservoir or Fish Creek Provincial Park. It is a safe and family friendly neighbourhood, waiting for you.
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