Today we’re casting the spotlight on one of Calgary’s favourite and most popular urban communities. Kensington. The centrally located community on the north side of the Bow River from downtown Calgary was one of the original models for pedestrian friendly living and shopping in Calgary.
With over 250 unique shops, restaurants, and services, whether you’re looking for a way to spend the afternoon or looking for a new home, Kensington is the perfect mix of eclectic and urban.
Kensington has seen a revival over the past few years with a host of new residential developments by local Calgary builders. Kensington by Bucci, St Johns by Streetside, and LIDO by Batistella will add over 20,000 sq.ft. of new street level retail as well as approximately 240 residential condo-style homes to the neighbourhood.
If you’re looking to spend a day there to get a taste for the community, here’s the way you should spend it…
There are literally dozens more restaurants, shops, and specialty stores to find in Kensington. We simply don’t have the space or the time head down and check it out! Its a truly unique community and one that has to be seen in person to be experienced!
A day like that will have you ready to move into one of Kensington’s many new or existing residential developments. See what’s available in the community right here on our website!
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