Meadowbrook Real Estate & Community Guide
Meadowbrook is a family-friendly community found in the small city of Airdrie. Located only half an hour north of the city of Calgary, living in Airdrie gives you the best of both nature and amenities. Those who work in Calgary have quick commutes via Highway 2, and those who prefer not to drive busy and icy roads have access to Airdrie’s ICE public transit system that offers 3 routes back and forth between Airdrie and Calgary.
So Much to Love in Meadowbrook
Meadowbrook is a quiet neighbourhood for peaceful evening strolls, family friends with schools within walking distance, and close to amenities and recreational opportunities. Save-on-Foods, No Frills, and Kingsview Market make stopping by the grocery store on the way home easy and effortless, while Home Hardware is a quick drive for all of your home improvement needs. Restaurants like Ricky’s All-day Grill, State & Main, Mary Brown’s Chicken, Shawarma Palace, and several fast food options are all at your fingertips. There is a pharmacy, liquor store, book store, florist, beauty and wellness store all in your neighbourhood, as well as plenty of parks and green space to be enjoyed. Genesis Place is nearby for indoor activities and programs like swimming, skating, wall climbing, daycare, and more. Great for families during the cold winter months.
Living in Meadowbrook is ideal for families, with Meadowbrook Middle School within walking distance, and RJ Hawkey Elementary School and Bert Church High School not far off. Schools in Airdrie are served by the Rocky View School District and the Calgary Catholic School District, with school options including public, separate, private, and French Immersion.
What You Need to See in Meadowbrook
There is a multitude of parks and playgrounds in the area, with Morris Road Playground and Marquis Playground within the neighbourhood for families with young children to enjoy. Several paths throughout the neighbourhood offer a relaxing atmosphere, great for quiet evening strolls, running, and biking.
East Lake North of Meadowbrook, the beautiful park boasts endless green space, mature trees, and walking paths ideal for walking the dog, running, biking, or rollerblading. In the summer residents enjoy a relaxing day of fishing, while the viewing docks are commonly used for weddings. Covered picnic areas, a large fire pit (reservable), as well as tennis courts, an athletic park, and an outdoor skating rink in the winter encourage an active and healthy lifestyle for residents.
Purple Ridge Farm A local family-operated farm that sits just east of Meadowbrook, Purple Ridge Farms does not use pesticides or herbicides on their produce. Pick your own farm fresh trimmings and enjoy the fresh tastes of their produce on your dinner table.
Silver Star Chinese is A family-friendly casual restaurant that is sure to satisfy your cravings for Asian food. Daily specials, seafood, and several “Best of Airdrie” awards make this restaurant a popular choice for a night out or pick-up for a cozy night in.
Arora’s Beauty and Wellness Pampering and pick-me-ups are only a hop, skip and jump away at this neighbourhood salon and spa. Enjoy the relaxing atmosphere as you enjoy one of their many beauty services such as facials, manicures, massages, haircuts, and other ways of self-care.
Meadowbrook Real Estate
Real Estate in Meadowbrook is mostly single-family detached homes ranging in budget according to size and location. A smaller starter home is on average around $335,000, while larger homes start around $450,000 and go up from there. Airdrie is a family-friendly and dog-friendly city with a small-town charm that has new amenities being added to it all the time. If Meadowbrook and all that it has to offer sounds like the perfect community for you and your family, contact our office at 403-253-1901 and we will be happy to match you with the best agent to move you into your next home!