Inner City Living
Bankview is a small inner-city neighbourhood in Calgary consisting of approximately 5,000 residents. One of the oldest communities in Calgary with great history dating as far back as 1882, it was mainly used for ranching and farming, and was officially established as a community in 1908. The land was purchased by a man named William Nimmons from the Hudson Bay Company and his residence is still standing today and considered a heritage building within Calgary.
Over a century ago Bankview was considered a farming community, but today it is one of the most walkable communities in all of Calgary. Residents living in Bankview have easy access to many different public transportation routes, as well as close proximity to downtown shopping, dining, and nightlife.
With most the development in Bankview consisting of condominiums, residents can live a maintenance-free lifestyle that enables them to enjoy their neighbourhood’s convenient location that much more. Giving its residents the opportunity to engage in the social life that Calgary has to offer is what Bankview is all about.
#201 1810 16 Street SW
The French + Associates feature home of Bankview is #201 1810 16 Street SW. A bright and spacious 3-bedroom condominium perfectly situated off 17th Ave SW in one of Calgary’s most historic and well-located communities. Upon entering you are greeted with an abundance of natural light flowing into the living area, large dining area, and kitchen with raised eating bar and plenty of cabinet space. The open concept floor plan provides the perfect entertainment space which is something not often seen in today’s condominiums. Adjacent to the living area is a third bedroom that can easily be used as a bright and comfortable home office. Take a break from work and step out onto the largest patio in the building; a west facing terrace extending the entire length of the property. Two additional bedrooms, including a master retreat large enough for a king suite and sitting area are all in addition to the in-suite laundry. Finishing this unit is the largest covered parking stall in the building. A full building envelope update in 2013, including all patio doors, windows, stucco, siding, facia, soffits, and eaves lets you purchase with confidence.
With 17th Ave retail and entertainment district located directly east and Crowchild Trail located directly west, the location of this condominium provides easy access to work, the mountains, or the after-work life. Perfectly appointed for a growing professional that values their personal time.
Bankview is a sought-after inner-city neighborhood that is going to continue to grow, and so will its property values. Providing its residents with the convenience of downtown living combined with the comforts of a mature neighborhood, Bankview has it all.
#201 1810 16 Street SW