Stories Tagged - Mount Royal
March 09, 2021 | Tyler Difley
Address: 802 Prospect Ave. S.W.
Community: Upper Mount Royal
Architectural Style: Georgian Revival
Oddly enough, the most famous owner of this stately brick home in Calgary's upscale Mount Royal neighbourhood never actually lived there. As the house's modern moniker suggests, that owner was R. B. Bennett, Canada's 11th prime minister and a man who, despite growing up in New Brunswick and spending his final years in England, is indelibly linked with Calgary's history.
March 05, 2021 | Andrea Cox
There's no doubt that the communities of Mission and Cliff Bungalow spin at a vibrant pace, with people always out strolling, talking, poking into galleries and artisan shops, and enjoying the vast selection of restaurants and coffee shops.
It was that hum that enticed Nicole Butz to make a move to the area a year ago.
Sept. 08, 2020 | Josh Skapin
However, combing through the city's historic neighbourhoods is no longer an activity reserved for area residents, as Heritage Calgary is helping people learn about Calgary's past through self-directed walking tours.
Aug. 20, 2020 | Tyler Difley
Address: 803 15th Ave S.W.
Architectural Style: Tudor Revival
As the name suggests, this historic residence holds significant heritage value thanks to its status as the home of Nellie McClung and her husband from 1923-32.
July 08, 2020 | Tyler Difley
Community: Elbow Park
Architect: George Fordyce
Builder: James Hay Garden
June 10, 2020 | Cody Stuart
April 24, 2020 | George Johnson
Aug. 28, 2019 | Andrea Cox
Aug. 01, 2018 | Gerald Vander Pyl
Pleasant Heights, Scenic Acres and Sunalta (a mash up of sunny and Alberta) sound like they could have come out of a real estate subdivision name generator. But how do developers actually come up with the names for new communities?
July 25, 2018 | Mario Toneguzzi
His business has its roots on the residential side of real estate, and it all started when he bought his first home in Calgary, fixed it up and sold it for a profit.