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Tuscany in Calgary - Northwest Lifestyle

Posted by Vince Urquhart on Monday, July 29th, 2013 at 1:05pm.

Thinking life might be a little better if lived on the western outskirts of calgary? Well, Tuscany might have everything a modern family could want including great views of the Rockies.

Far away from the congestion of the city, Tuscany gets you close to nature and close to your mountain getaway to beat the Sunday night traffic back home. Near to Tuscany is Arbour Lake, Scenic Acres, Rocky Ridge and Royal Oak.Tuscany Community Calgary

Tucked away in the western edge of Calgary is an exciting community elegantly named Tuscany.  You gain access to Tuscany via the TransCanada highway, Crowchild Trail, or Stoney Trail.  Tuscany was launched in 1994 but is still considered a new community by most Calgarians.

Tuscany’s population of 19,000 residents have an annual family income of approaching $100,000 on average.  Tuscany is one of the larger communities in Calgary being about 6 square kms and having almost 6500 dwellings.  There are 65 properties currently for sale on the Calgary MLS, 4 of which are $1 million and above.  

Schools in Tuscany

Your kids can attend any one of three different elementary schools in the district and it isn’t that far from the University of Calgary and the Southern Institute of Technology. Just drive straight down Crowchild Trail N and you’re there. Tuscany has its own residents association to help newcomers and you can meet at The Tuscany Club at 212 Tuscany Way N.W.  The association has its own Twitter page.

Not only popular, life in Tuscany might be healthier too. It boasts a 170 acre natural ravine system on the eastern edge of the community.  Twelve Mille Coulee is a 190 hectare area located party within  Tuscany and is a popular destination for hikers and bikers.  Tuscany will also have its own C-Train station (Calgary public light rail transit system), so there’s no worries about this being an isolated suburb. Besides Crowfoot  station is just a short drive away right now. 

Tuscany was rated 11th best community to live in by Avenue magazine. Calgary has some amazing communities but for families who want to live a healthy lifestyle, Tuscany might be one of the best. If you’d like more information about homes and neighbourhoods in Tuscany, please contact me. I’d be happy to help.

Are you ready to sell your home and move up to something better? Good, it is a good time to do it. Calgary’s economic and employment forecast are very healthy and stable. We see no reason why that would change.  In fact, the global economy appears to be on the rebound and that will increase demand for our energy products in Alberta.

How renovating your current house before you move up? Read our top renovation tips . CIR remains Calgary’s premier real estate brokerage. Why not list your home with us to the get results you need?   

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