Top Communities to Consider for First-Time Homebuyers in Calgary

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  • Wednesday, April 24, 2024

Calgary, a city renowned for its vibrant lifestyle and picturesque landscapes, is also making a name in the real estate market with a variety of new townhomes and duplex homes for sale.

Buying your first home is a significant milestone, so finding the right neighbourhood in Calgary can make all the difference. Trico Homes builds in over 25 communities in all quadrants of the city & surrounding areas and offers first-time homebuyers looking for exceptional pricing, quality craftsmanship, and award-winning customer service to build their first home.

Here’s a quick guide to just a few top communities where Trico Homes builds, featuring modern living options!

Charming West 83 and Colours of Seton Townhomes

For those looking for new townhomes for sale in Calgary, the communities of West 83 and Colours of Seton offer a unique living experience. Both communities come with all the modern amenities you could ask for, making them stand out in the real estate market.

West 83 Townhomes

West 83 is a prestigious southwest community that perfectly blends comfort with chic urban living. Located on the west side’s most coveted location of West Springs, Calgary, our new townhomes for sale are a stunning example of luxury townhome living and modern design. Featuring design-forward interiors meticulously curated by renowned Calgary designer Alykhan Veliji, these townhomes include luxurious 2- and 3-bedroom floorplans, boasting entry level flex rooms and double & tandem attached garages. Choose from three model widths: 20’, 17’, and 16’, ranging in size from 1290 – 1796 sq.ft., providing many flexible options to suit your lifestyle and preferences.

Colours of Seton Townhomes

Colours of Seton on the other hand, is located in the heart of vibrant Seton; ideal for those who love being close to the action! Discover our fresh and modern collection of 2- & 3-bedroom contemporary townhomes with attached garages ranging in size from 1185 – 1376 sq.ft. Life here offers best of all worlds — a designer home that has all the space & style you crave, plus an address in Seton’s new South Urban District.

Colours of Seton was designed with creative freedom in mind. Trico’s flexible floorplans empower you to personalize your new townhome to match your lifestyle, then take personalization to the next level with your choice of exclusive palettes curated by Alykhan Velji. Options within each palette mean you can further refine your home’s interior, making it your own unique combination of beautiful and comfortable. Whether you’re a young professional or a growing family, these homes cater to your every need. Enjoy the convenience of single and tandem garages, along with model widths of 17’ and 15’, providing versatile options to suit your lifestyle.

Duplex Homes in Legacy and Glacier Ridge

For those leaning towards new duplex homes for sale in Calgary, the communities of Legacy and Glacier Ridge are not to be missed. These neighbourhoods offer the appeal of suburban living with the benefits of city amenities.

Legacy Duplexes

Legacy is revered for its timeless design and strong community spirit. Our duplexes in Legacy exemplify the thoughtful architecture and design that cater to modern needs while respecting traditional aesthetics. Ranging from 1745 sq.ft. to 1802 sq.ft., these homes offer flexible floorplans, including loft spaces and the option for a garage, catering to a variety of lifestyles. Ideal for families looking for a blend of modern and classic charm. These homes include an optional legal secondary suite in the basement with a separate side or rear entrance, offering not only a charming living space but investment potential, making it a savvy choice for those looking to secure their future.

Glacier Ridge Duplexes

Glacier Ridge, nestled in the northern part of Calgary, is known for its breathtaking mountain views and tranquil environment. Our duplex models here provide a luxurious yet comfortable living space that can accommodate growing families or couples looking for a peaceful retreat from the hustle and bustle of the city centre. With four models available, including our exciting new duplex designs like The Jamieson, a 1672 sq. ft. home with an upper central bonus room, and The Lougheed, a 1600 sq. ft. home featuring a unique upper loft space, there’s something to suit every lifestyle. Each floor plan is expertly designed to maximize space efficiency, ensuring both functionality and style, with options available to include legal secondary suites.

Why Buy a New Townhome or Duplex in Calgary?

Buying a new townhome or duplex in Calgary has numerous benefits. Calgary offers a lower cost of living compared to other major Canadian cities, which means you get more value for your money. Additionally, Calgary’s real estate market is noted for its stability and steady growth, making it a wise investment for potential homeowners.

Furthermore, living in Calgary means experiencing its rich cultural scene, access to national parks, and a community that values green spaces and outdoor activities. Calgary provides many quality-of-life, community-focused features that are hard to beat anywhere, such as:

  • Its vibrant arts scene
  • Numerous festivals
  • World-class culinary delights
  • The annual stampede celebrations, and much more.

Discover Your Dream Home in Calgary

Whether you opt for the stylish townhomes of West 83 and Colours of Seton or the spacious duplexes in Legacy and Glacier Ridge, each community offers something unique to suit your family.

With the growing trend of new townhomes and duplex homes for sale in Calgary, now is an excellent time to consider what these communities have to offer. Interested in seeing what else Trico Homes has to offer? We build in 25 of the most popular neighbourhoods throughout Calgary, and surrounding areas! Visit our communities page to explore our available options.

Calgary is waiting for you with open arms, ready to welcome you home!

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