Airdrie Homes for Sale
Airdrie Real Estate in Calgary
As you search for homes for sale in Calgary, you may come across satellite towns. A satellite town offers convenient proximity to the city of Calgary, while having its own distinct culture and atmosphere, and often offering a different real estate market that features more affordability or a different style of housing.
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Relocating to Airdrie
If you are having trouble finding a house for sale in Calgary that meets your criteria, consider the way a satellite community might be a better fit for you. One of the most popular Calgary satellite towns is Airdrie. Contact us any time to learn more about finding Calgary homes for sale, or to find out if living in Airdrie would be a good fit.
Why People Love Living in Airdrie
Airdrie is located just about 30 minutes from the heart of Calgary, offering a safe and family-friendly atmosphere with a convenient commute into the city. There are about 50,000 people living in Airdrie, enough to sustain a variety of restaurants, small businesses, and other amenities that make it an ideal blend between a major city and a small town.
Many people love living in Airdrie because it provides the best of both words. Even if you work in downtown Calgary, you can live in Airdrie and enjoy a smaller community without sacrificing necessities like great schools, beautiful parks, healthcare facilities, and plenty to do.
Schools in Airdrie
Students living in Airdrie are supported by excellent public schools. Airdrie is served by four districts to meet varying needs and preferences, including:
- Rocky View School Division
- Calgary Catholic School Division
- École Francophone d'Airdrie
- Rocky View Schools Adult Learning
Things to Do in Airdrie
While Calgary is only half an hour away, Airdrie residents don't have to depend on the city for things to do. There are plenty of wonderful restaurants to try, places to shop, and fun things to do without leaving Airdrie's limits.
Airdrie is known for its vast amount of parkland, with over 570 acres of parkland and 36 kilometres of paved multi-use pathways and trails. If you enjoy outdoor recreation of any kind, you will love how easy it is to find a new, beautiful place to explore in Airdrie.
There are also many special annual events that bring the community together in Airdrie, another factor that makes it feel like a small town. Canada Day is one of the favorites, celebrated with an entire weekend of festivities that include a parade, the Airdrie Pro Rodeo, and a massive fireworks show.
Another favorite summer event is the Airdrie Regional Air Show. Every other year, world famous trick pilots like the Canadian Snowbirds perform acrobatic stunts that will wow the whole family.
Airdrie Real Estate
You will find diverse housing choices in Airdrie, including condos, townhomes, single family homes, and large homes on acreage. There is something for everyone in Airdrie, with similar diversity to Calgary real estate but at a lower price point. Airdrie real estate tends to be a bit more affordable that in the city, which is one reason so many people love living in this satellite town.
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