Connaught, an area of Calgary’s downtown Beltline, is a hip urban centre with plenty to offer in the way of retail, dining, and entertainment. The famous 17th Avenue shopping district is located along the outer border of Connaught, meaning that it’s in easy walking distance of any home in the area. 17th Avenue, also known as the Red Mile, is home to over four hundred shops, restaurants, and services. From exciting restaurants like Cibo Calgary and the Tubby Dog to quirky clothing shops like the Used House of Vintage, there’s plenty to explore and discover in this bustling downtown shopping centre. In addition, because Connaught is located in the downtown core, it’s simple to commute to a workplace in the business district within minutes.
The real estate in this area is dominated by mid-rise condos and apartments, including both historic buildings and stylish contemporary developments. Currently, there are several condo projects in the pre-construction phase with a wide range of units available for purchase. Explore the options below and find a suite which meets your needs.
The Royal is a pre-construction condo located only one street away from the famous 17th Avenue shopping district and minutes from the downtown core. The building itself will contain a 27,000 SF grocery store and 91,000 SF of office and retail space. Residents can enjoy an elevated outdoor garden as well as two levels of interior amenities, including a fitness facility, an owner’s lounge, and a professional kitchen. The contemporary suites feature floor-to-ceiling windows, wide-plank laminate hardwood flooring, and overheight ceilings. Prices range from $287,900 to over $1,000,000. Find out more about The Royal.
Smith is a pre-construction Grosvenor development set back from 6th Street on a landscaped plaza, creating a comforting green space in the heart of the city. Residents receive full concierge service and can take advantage of a range of amenities, including a tool library and a bike share program. The suites feature wide-plank laminate hardwood flooring and can be purchased in any of three stylish colour palettes. The kitchens include stainless steel appliances and polished quartz slab countertops, while the bathrooms feature frameless glass showers and modern mirrored cabinets. Prices range from $247,900 to $1,700,000. Find out more about Smith.
6th and Tenth is located in Calgary’s Beltline region and surrounded by many exciting outlets for dining, retail, and entertainment. Each unit features floor-to-ceiling windows, pre-finished wood floors, and porcelain tiling in the bathrooms. The kitchen includes stainless steel appliances, stone surface counter tops, and an integrated dishwasher. All suites feature balconies with a gas BBQ connection provided. The building also contains an outdoor pool, Skylounge area, and art park for all residents to enjoy. Prices range from $264,900 to $499,900. Find out more about 6th and Tenth.
Citizen tower is located in Calgary’s Beltline region and surrounded by many exciting downtown destinations. Many buildings in the business district are only moments away, meaning that this condo is perfectly located for urban professionals who prefer to avoid long commutes. Citizen Tower is also minutes away from the shops, restaurants, and services that make up the Red Mile, Calgary’s famous retail and entertainment district on 17th Avenue. Find out more about Citizen Tower.
Is a pre-construction condo not for you? There are also plenty of excellent pre-owned condos available in the Connaught area. Find out more about your many options here, and feel free to contact us online or call 403.294.1500 to discuss what kind of condo would be best suited to your needs.