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Stories Tagged - Families

Courtesy Canada Lands Company

Feb. 14, 2020 | Andrea Cox

SPONSORED: Families will fall in love with Currie

With plenty of space to run and play, and an envious selection of schools a stone's throw away, the master-planned community of Currie is a perfect fit for families.

Courtesy Brookfield Residential

June 12, 2019 | Andrea Cox

A family-friendly community for every Calgary quadrant

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Taradale (N.E.)
This northeast neighbourhood shares bountiful amenities, from schools to recreational centres, with its neighbouring communities of Saddle Ridge to the north and Martindale to the west. The three communities seamlessly flow into one another, with no sharp boundaries. The Genesis Centre acts as a hub for all three communities, with sport and wellness offerings for the entire family.

Courtesy Dana Wheatley

June 12, 2019 | Natalie Noble

Calgary's top playgrounds are accessible, innovative and inclusive

The city of Calgary is home to more than 1,000 playgrounds that families can choose from for a fun-filled outing.

"What I love most about Calgary is there are so many options here," said Dana Wheatley, founder of Calgary Playground Review and mom to three children.

Courtesy Brookfield Residential

June 12, 2019 | Tyler Difley

Calgary's top-10 communities for young families

A growing family often means it's time to grow the home as well – a space that once seemed roomy and open often feels cramped once a little one is running around.

Depending on your priorities, it might also mean the time has come to relocate from an inner-city area to a quieter, family-focused community in the suburbs. If you're struggling to pick a new neighbourhood to call home, or have no idea where to even start looking, these are Calgary's top-10 communities for young families (based on percentage of population 14 years old and under):
Courtesy Brookfield Residential

June 12, 2019 | Barb Livingstone

Calgary developers recognize family-focused amenities are a must for new community designs

If you want to have a Calgary community that outpaces all others in population growth, with lots of children and young families, it helps to have a lake.

Courtesy Little Tigers Childproofing Services

June 12, 2019 | Gerald Vander Pyl

The ins and outs of childproofing the home

Starting a family is a wonderful thing, but it brings with it the responsibility to childproof your home and eliminate any hazards.


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