Listing Info Red Carpet Homes For Sale

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Find the newest Red Carpet homes for sale below. Roll out the red carpet for Red Carpet, a community in Calgary’s east that is as welcoming as its namesake. The community is very small, just a few streets and roads to hold a few hundred homes. It’s possible that real estate in Red Carpet has escaped your attention, but it shouldn’t. Homes for sale in Red Carpet are designed for the family  good houses in a safe and friendly environment. This community is ready to offer you more than just a place to live. Red Carpet is truly a place to call home. 

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Red Carpet Houses For Sale

All Listings Under $100,000 $100,000 - $200,000
8 Properties Found. Page 1 of 1.
#60 6724 17 Avenue SE

#60 6724 17 Avenue SE, Calgary

$143,900 - 2 Beds, 2 Baths, 982 Sf

MLS® # C4297515

GRAND REALTY
#131 1717 60 Street SE

#131 1717 60 Street SE, Calgary

$104,900 - 1 Beds, 1 Baths, 391 Sf

MLS® # C4297439

GRAND REALTY
#264 6220 17 Avenue SE

#264 6220 17 Avenue SE, Calgary

$89,900 - 3 Beds, 2 Baths, 1,216 Sf

MLS® # C4269828

FIRST PLACE REALTY
#257 6220 17 Avenue W

#257 6220 17 Avenue W, Calgary

$85,900 - 3 Beds, 2 Baths, 1,351 Sf

MLS® # C4293054

GRAND REALTY
#202 6220 17 Avenue SE

#202 6220 17 Avenue SE, Calgary

$55,000 - 3 Beds, 2 Baths, 1,444 Sf

MLS® # C4241303

GRAND REALTY
#9a 6220 17 Street SE

#9a 6220 17 Street SE, Calgary

$39,900 - 3 Beds, 2 Baths, 1,264 Sf

MLS® # C4293392

RE/MAX REALTY PROFESSIONALS
#278 6220 17 Avenue SE

#278 6220 17 Avenue SE, Calgary

$29,000 - 2 Beds, 1 Baths, 960 Sf

MLS® # C4299874

CIR REALTY
#211 6220 17 Avenue SE

#211 6220 17 Avenue SE, Calgary

$19,000 - 2 Beds, 1 Baths, 715 Sf

MLS® # C4299896

CIR REALTY

 

Red Carpet Houses For Sale

The community of Red Carpet was developed in the late 1960s as a part of the Greater Forest Lawn area. This small neighbourhood has much in common with its neighbours, but retains a small, inviting sense of community. The neighbourhood is defined by the triangle of International Ave, 68th St SE and the CPR tracks.

There are just over 1700 residents in this small, exclusive area. The community is well isolated and feels very inward focussed. Of the options here, there is a large majority that chooses to live in the manufactured homes of the area, doublewides that accomodate more than half of the community. The rest are made up of modern, contemporary apartment buildings that houses several hundred of the population here. The income levels here are much lower than in other areas of the city, a place where the majority of the population are lower to middle-class Calgarians. The homes here have a high turnover rate with many options on the market at any one time. We find that the apartments offers a good sense of security for growing families. There is a population of 17% immigrants, a good proportion of those coming from places like India, Vietnam, or China. We tend to see lower education levels as well in places like this, but it’s still surrounded by good schools. This is an older, more mature community with many of the households at least 10 years older on average than a normal Calgarian family.    

The Red Carpet community is pretty small, but it does have a few activities that are managed by the community association here. For the most part, the Penbrooke Meadows Community Association offers the residents a way to connect and feel as a part of the neighbourhood.

Red Carpet Amenities 

Living here does offer very affordable housing, but it has much more than that going for it. First off, commuting is a major part of the lives of residents here, and nothing is more convenient than the Stoney Trail ring road which connects Red Carpet with the rest of the city. The International Ave also connects the residents with the city centre and the downtown core. For those who must commute as a part of their work, this is an ideal place to live.

Residents like to use Elliston Park for it’s natural reserve. It’s full of pathways, fire pits, picnic tables, and open spaces to enjoy. The site is right next door to the community and has year-round activities to enjoy. The community also has a cricket pitch, one of the few in the city, within the neighbourhood. Many of the Asian and Indian residents love to use the cricket pitch to play a sport that isn’t played around the city much.

The community uses the local shopping over the ring road for much of their needs. It has large stores like Costco or Walmart to offer just about every necessity that residents could need. They also use Marlborough Mall for anything else, including professional services and ethnic stores run by locals in the area.  


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Red Carpet Schools

For those with children, there is an abundance of good schools, catering to the unique needs of the people living here. Red Carpet schools include Penbrooke Meadows SchoolGW Skene SchoolSt Peter Elementary and James Short Memorial School. These cater to the elementary aged children, of which there are many. For older children, the nearest schools are Jack James High School, Forest Lawn High School, and Ernest Morrow Junior High School. The Fraser Institute, responsible for ranking schools, has placed Forest Lawn High at 244th in the province.

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Listing information last updated on July 4th, 2020 at 9:15am CDT.