Ravenswood Real Estate & Community Guide
Ravenswood is a newer community found in the charming city of Airdrie. Nestled between the communities Meadowbrook, Kings Heights to its east, and one of Airdrie’s newest communities, Lanark, to its south, residents can enjoy the perfect blend between modern living and small city charm, with a variety of amenities. With plans for an interchange at 40th Ave/Highway 2, residents of Ravenswood will be able to enjoy quick access and commute to Calgary for work or entertainment.
So Much to Love in Ravenswood
Living in Ravenswood means you can enjoy a friendly and quiet feeling in a modern community while enjoying a quick five-minute drive to city amenities including schools, grocery stores, restaurants, gyms, dance academies, pharmacies, and banks. Costco and Crossiron Mills are a short ten-minute drive for a big city shopping experience. Homes with large lots sit on welcoming streets, with several parks and pathways at your fingertips to encourage an active lifestyle while offering beautiful scenery. Ravenswood gives the feeling of small-town charm with the convenience of big-city amenities.
Families in Airdrie are served by the Rocky View School District and Calgary Catholic School District. Heloise Lorimer School is the nearest elementary school offering K-5, as well as Ecole Francophone D’Airdrie, a french immersion school for K-12. Meadowbrook Middle School is a short drive north into the neighboring community of Meadowbrook.
What You Need to See in Ravenswood
Parks in the neighbourhood include Ravenswood Drive Playground and Ravenskirk Close Playground, offering families a place to take their children and form friendships with other families. Multiple paths weave throughout the community offering a healthy and active lifestyle for quiet evening strolls, running with the family dog, or feeling the fresh breeze against your face on a leisure bike ride.
Me British Pies More than just a pie shop, this bakery offers everything from homemade mouth-watering pastries and scotch eggs, to comfort meals such as meat pies. Sourcing out to local ranchers for the best quality meats, as well as importing ingredients straight from the UK is how this bakery can offer authentic British food to its faithful customers.
Airdrie Dance Academy Located just north of Ravenswood, the dance academy provides fun and exercise for children as young as three years old. Participants can choose from a variety of dance styles including ballet, jazz, hip hop, lyrical, Ukrainian, and more. A great way for boys and girls to be creative while making new friends.
Ravenswood Real Estate
High-quality homes built by builders such as Broadview Homes, McKee Homes, Nuvista Homes, and Pacesetter homes ensure that you have the best choices available to you in the way of architectural design and floor plans. Homes start in the $400,000 range, $460,000 if you are looking for an attached garage. Townhomes start under $300,000, while large estate homes start at around $500,000.
Zen in Ravenswood This townhouse complex, developed by Avalon Master Builder, consists of 107 units. Quiet and peaceful, the complex offers a more affordable option for families looking to move into Ravenwood. Pet friendly, the complex has no breed or size restrictions, and even offers a community dog wash for residents.
If you are looking for quiet small-town charm, with a modern atmosphere and close to all daily amenities, while enjoying nature and quick commuting to Calgary, then Ravenswood may just be the perfect place for you and your family to call home! 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!