South Windsong Real Estate & Community Guide
South Windsong is a beautiful and more recently developed community in the fast growing city of Airdrie. This close-knit community sits in the south part of Airdrie, only a short drive from downtown Airdrie where you can enjoy the numerous shopping and dining opportunities. With close proximity to Airdrie’s south and Highway 2, commuting to Calgary is a breeze, making Airdrie a great option for those who work in Calgary but desire to live a small city lifestyle.
So Much to Love in South Windsong
Small town charm mixed with the inspiration of nature is what makes South Windsong the community it is. With access to community parks and playgrounds, schools, recreational facilities and an environmental reserve, there is always something to do, indoors and outdoors. South Windsong families are lucky enough to have several popular schools nearby including Windsong Heights School (K-8), Ecole Edwards Elementary School, Nose Creek Elementary School, Ecole Airdrie Middle School, and W.H. Croxford High School. Schools in Airdrie are part of the Rocky View School District and Calgary Catholic School District. There are 20 Schools in Airdrie including public, separate, French Immersion and private options.
What You Need to See in South Windsong
There are several community parks and green spaces throughout the neighbourhood for families to enjoy, complete with walking trails. Chinook Winds Regional Park is a favorite among families with children in the neighbourhood, featuring endless recreational activities such as three playgrounds, baseball fields, volleyball courts, and a skate park. In the summer months, its spray park is bursting at the seams with children laughing, while the toboggan hill provides excitement during the winter months.
Luring in residents on a hot summer day isn’t hard for this neighbourhood ice-cream parlor. Serving classic and fresh flavors of homemade ice cream keeps this hotspot on its toes! You can even put in a request for a flavor you think should be on the menu!
Nose Creek Park
One of Airdrie’s biggest attractions, this park is popular among locals year-round. The walking paths allow those with an active life to enjoy walking, running, biking, and rollerblading. The lush green spaces are a great place to enjoy a friendly game of soccer or to meet up with friends and family for a picnic. The annual Festival of Lights, held each year in the park in December is one of the draws to South Windsong.
Sierra Springs Shopping Mall
Only 5 minutes away from South Windsong, the Sierra Springs Shopping Mall is a fun day out shopping with over forty-eight stores. The largest shopping center in Airdrie is a mix of brand name shops, big box stores, and restaurants. Crossiron Mills is also not far from Airdrie and has become one of Calgary’s biggest shopping destinations, luring shoppers in from all over southern Alberta.
South Windsong Real Estate
Homes in South Windsong are built to the highest standards, with a variety of stylish floors available in single-family detached homes, townhouses, condominiums, and luxury estates. There is a budget for everyone wishing to live in the community of South Windsong, with townhomes starting in the $300,000’s, and the average price for a single-family home around $575,000.
With so much nature and community parks around you in South Windsong, it’s easy to enjoy the small-town feel and escape of hustle and bustle. You can live the dream of relaxation while still being able to enjoy all the amenities a city has to offer. There is a nearby Shell gas station, Save-On-Foods grocery store, Shoppers Drug Mart Pharmacy, as well as restaurants including the Balzac Craft Brewing Company. South Windsong may just be the place 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!