Stories Tagged - city centre
July 21, 2021 | Barb Livingstone
March 05, 2021 | Kathleen Renne
Walk it, bike it, like it: for many city-centre denizens, urban living is all about simplicity and connectedness
Jenna Dutton and her fiancé have called the city centre community of Ramsay home for the past two years. Prior to that, Dutton lived in next-door Inglewood.
"I'm drawn to the area because of the local shops, the heritage buildings, the diversity, the cool music scene and that everything is within walking distance," said Dutton.
In other words, Dutton is drawn to the urban lifestyle. It's a way of life characterized by walkability, community diversity and proximity of amenities, something she was exposed to while living in Montreal.
Dec. 21, 2020 | Andrea Cox
Destination downtown: 2020 pilot to increase safety and vibrancy around city hall could serve as blueprint for rest of city centre
Nov. 24, 2020 | Geoff Geddes
April 13, 2017 | CREBNow
Launched in 2007, the Waterfront development has been ten years in the making with plenty more to come
The Waterfront development, an 11-building project, has become a landmark in downtown Calgary for Vancouver-based developer Anthem.
Elva Kim, vice-president of sales and marketing for Anthem, says five buildings have been completed now with close to 630 units just east of Eau Claire Market and along the Bow River.
"It's great. It's absolutely a landmark development for Anthem, both in terms of product, timing and location," said Kim.
Nov. 01, 2015 | Cody Stuart
Despite much of the news coming out of Calgary's downtown being of the negative variety as of late, there are still developments moving forward. With construction cranes still littering the downtown skyline, CREB®Now takes a look at five developments coming to downtown Calgary in the near future.
A 28-storey residential rental complex being built by Calgary-based Cidex Developments Ltd, The Hat will bring the first new rental accommodations to East Village. The family-friendly three-bedroom apartments will offer everything that a family needs, including on-site child care, all within easy walking distance.