Regal Terrace Community Overview

Regal Terrace is part of Renfrew. Renfrew is a residential neighborhood in the north-east quadrant of Calgary, Alberta. It is located south of the Trans-Canada Highway, and north of the inner city community of Bridgeland. To the east it is bordered by the Nose Hill Creek and the Deerfoot Trail and is separated from Crescent Heights to the west by Edmonton Trail.

The area consists mainly of residences with no major commercial or industrial facilities. There are some small businesses located along Edmonton Trail and 16th Avenue. There are no emergency health care facilities in the district, though several physician's offices have been established, and the Alberta Alcoholism and Drug Abuse Commission does have a treatment facility established in the neighbourhood.

Ukrainian Pioneer Park is located on the 600 block of 7th Avenue, and there are two Ukrainian churches in close proximity, a testament to early settlers of slavic origin who settled in the area. Other visible signs of this heritage include a monument to victims of genocide in Ukraine, erected by the banks of the Bow River in the adjacent community of Bridgeland.

The community itself was not developed until the 1940s. During the Second World War, the area was occupied by a Royal Canadian Air Force training base and airfield which also served as the Calgary airport. Once the airport was relocated from its original site (on the corner of present-day 6th Street and Regal Crescent), the area was developed for residential use.

A full-sized football field is located at Renfrew Athletic Park. Parkland and greenspace are not abundant with the exception of the school grounds, and the area adjacent to Nose Hill creek, which includes the McInnis & Holloway Memorial Forest still in its infancy. Other athletic facilities in addition to the schools include the Boys & Girls Club, a swimming pool, indoor skating rink, an outdoor skating rink at the community association building, and soccer fields located by the creek.

Several convenience stores are clustered in the western portion of the neighbourhood, including the Stanley Jones grocery, occupying one of the oldest surviving structures in the neighbourhood.

The neighbourhood is in direct proximity to several commercial zones, including shops along Edmonton Trail and Centre Street in adjacent Crescent Heights and Bridgeland, along 16th Avenue to the north and west, and across the bridge in Mayland Heights. The downtown core is only 3,000 metres from Renfrew and easily accessible by city transit, private automobile, or foot.

Several major schools are located in the district, including Colonel Macleod Junior High, St. Alphonsus Elementary/Junior High, Stanley Jones Elementary, and the former Renfrew Elementary.

Community overview from Wikipedia.

Regal Terrace Closest LRTs

Bridgeland - Memorial CTrain Station 0.97 km
City Hall CTrain Station 1.1 km
Centre Street CTrain Station 1.16 km
1 Street SW CTrain Station 1.21 km
3 Street SW CTrain Station 1.32 km
4 Street SW CTrain Station 1.42 km
Zoo CTrain Station 1.44 km

Regal Terrace Apartment Rental Stats

Property Type# of ListingsMin PriceMax PriceAve Price
Condos     1$1395$1395$1395
Townhouses     1$1150$1150$1150
Total Rentals     2$1150$1395$1272

Regal Terrace Closest Schools

Name Address Distance
Crescent Heights High School 1019 1 Street Northwest, Calgary 1.15 km
Delta West Academy 414 11A Street Northeast, Calgary 1.27 km
IELTS Calgary Test Centre 515 1 Street Southeast #200, Calgary 1.71 km
Columbia College 802 Manning Road Northeast, Calgary 2.27 km
OHC Calgary 1212 1st Street SE, Unit 116, Calgary 2.44 km
ABES College 221 18 Street Southeast #10, Calgary 2.91 km
Saint Mary's Senior High School 111 18 Avenue Southwest, Calgary 2.93 km
Mosaic Learning Institute Inc 1040 7 Avenue Southwest, Calgary 2.97 km
Montessori Alberta 1407 7 Avenue Northwest, Calgary 2.98 km
James Fowler High School 4004 4 Street Northwest, Calgary 3.06 km
Alberta Ballet West Annex, 2, 906 12 Avenue Southwest, Calgary 3.11 km
Western Canada High School 641 17 Avenue Southwest, Calgary 3.31 km
Canadian Drilling School - North Calgary Campus 1935 32 Avenue Northeast #240, Calgary 3.40 km
Queen Elizabeth High School 512 18 Street Northwest, Calgary 3.69 km
Company of Rogues Actors' Studio 1232 17 Avenue SW, 2nd FLR, Calgary 3.89 km
Branton School 2103 20 Street Northwest, Calgary 4.28 km
Argyll Centre The 2670 Radcliffe Dr SE, Calgary 4.31 km
St. Francis High School 877 Northmount Drive Northwest, Calgary 4.49 km
Calgary Safety Council 2000 Pegasus Road Northeast #27, Calgary 4.56 km
NAIT Calgary 816 55 Avenue Ne, Calgary 4.59 km

Distances are estimated from a central point within the community.

Regal Terrace Closest Libraries

Name Address Distance
Central Library 616 Macleod Trail Southeast, Calgary 1.76 km
Calgary Central Library 8 Avenue Southeast, Calgary 1.76 km
New Calgary Central Library Project 802 3 Street Southeast, Calgary 1.85 km
Alberta Law Libraries Calgary Courts Centre, Suite 501-N, 601 - 5 Street SW, Calgary 2.33 km
Library 1221 2 Street Southwest, Calgary 2.62 km
Memorial Park Library 1221 2 Street Southwest, Calgary 2.64 km
Evergreen Regional Office 900 6 Avenue Southwest, Calgary 2.66 km
Reg Erhardt Library at SAIT MC111, Stan Grad Centre, Southern Alberta Institute of Technology, 1301 16 Ave NW, Calgary 2.76 km
Catholic Pastoral Centre Library 120 17 Avenue Southwest, Calgary 2.81 km
Alberta Wilderness Association 455 12 Street Northwest, Calgary 3.01 km
Louise Riley Library 1904 14 Avenue Northwest, Calgary 3.84 km
Little Free Library - Sunalta Community Wildflower Garden 1211 16 Street Southwest, Calgary 4.16 km

Distances are estimated from a central point within the community.

Regal Terrace Distance to Local Landmarks

Alberta Children's Hospital 6.89 km
Alberta College of Arts and Design (ACAD) 3.22 km
Ambrose University College 9.85 km
Bow Valley College 1.64 km
Calgary Airport 8.23 km
Calgary Zoo 2.33 km
Chinook Centre Mall 7.31 km
City Hall 1.89 km
Cross Iron Mills 25.08 km
Deerfoot Mall 5.26 km
Devry Institute of Tech 4.02 km
Downtown Calgary 2.13 km
Foothills Hospital 5.77 km
Market Mall 7.84 km
Mount Royal University 7.90 km
Peter Lougheed Hospital 4.97 km
Rocky Mountain College 6.63 km
Rockyview Hospital 8.54 km
SAIT 2.70 km
South Health Campus 21.15 km
Southcentre Mall 12.22 km
Sunridge Mall 4.66 km
University of Calgary 5.97 km

Distances are estimated from a central point within the community.

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