Bankview Real Estate & Community Guide
Bankview is a residential community in the southwest quadrant of Calgary, south of 17th Avenue. Built along the side of a hill, it is one of Calgary’s older neighbourhoods, offering a mix of family homes, apartments, and condominiums. With its central location just outside of downtown, and it’s great access to transit and LRT stations, nearby city amenities such as theatre, symphony, and museums are easy to enjoy.
Surrounded by hills and valleys, and offering a community garden, Bankview delivers the peaceful feeling of suburban life, while living in the city. Those who appreciate an active lifestyle will enjoy the tennis courts and public golf courses, as well as the walking and biking trails, with the Bow river and its pathways nearby. Skating rinks, pools, as well as several playgrounds and small city parks, make Bankview a great community for families.
Students and young professionals will appreciate it’s close proximity to the University of Calgary, SAIT, and downtown. Within walking distance of 17th Ave SW, Bankview makes it easy to enjoy coffee shops, shopping, and some of Calgary’s best restaurants. It is clear to see why it is becoming popular with young homebuyers.