Infill Neighborhoods: A Guide to the Best Luxury Home Communities, Richmond

Richmond is a vibrant inner-city neighborhood located in southwest Calgary, Alberta. It is bordered by 17th Avenue SW to the north, 33rd Avenue SW to the south, 19th Street SW to the east, and 25A Street SW to the west, with easy access to Crowchild Trail.


Since the neighborhood was established, it has become a popular residential area for Calgarians. It is known for its tree-lined streets, spacious lots, and mix of character homes with modern, luxury infills. This includes single-family homes, townhouses, and apartment buildings. The median home price in Richmond is slightly higher than the city average, reflecting the neighborhood's desirable location and the high demand for homes in the area.


Richmond has a variety of exceptional amenities , including several schools such as the Calgary Arts Academy, North Point Boys School, and Richmond School, each offering a variety of curriculums and after school activities for children. The popular Marda Loop shopping and dining district is located just south of the neighborhood as well, offering a range of restaurants, cafes, and boutiques.


Richmond is also home to several parks, including Richmond Green Park, which features a playground, sports fields, and a community garden. The neighborhood also has easy access to the Elbow River pathway system, which is great for walking, cycling, and running. It is also in proximity to 17th Ave and Westbrook Mall - great for both shopping, and dining. 


Along with an amazing location, the neighborhood also has a strong sense of community and is active in organizing events and activities throughout the year. The Richmond Knob Hill Community Association hosts a variety of events, including a farmers' market, movie nights, and fitness classes. Overall, Richmond is a desirable neighborhood for those looking for a convenient inner-city location with a strong sense of community.

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