McKenzie Lake Real Estate
McKenzie Lake is in the southeastern quadrant of Calgary. It is bounded by Stoney Trail to the south, Fish Creek Park is to the west, and Deerfoot Trail to the east. McKenzie Lake is well-known as a wealthy neighbourhood with its private lake and island. The ridge and the lake are lined with multimillion-dollar homes.
McKenzie Lake is modeled after Lake Bonavista with a manmade lake. Livable land is 5.1 km or 2.0 square miles with a population of 15,000.
The homes in McKenzie Lake range in price from 400,000 to 4 million-plus. The square footage ranges from 2,500 to 30,000. No one knows for certain (except the home buyer and realtor) how much the most expensive house in McKenzie Lake is, we just know it is well over 4 million.
There are two schools in McKenzie Lake and the rest are just outside the neighbourhood.
• McKenzie Lake Elementary
• McKenzie Catholic School
• McKenzie French Immersion School.
The children have over six schools in the school district to attend for junior high and high school.
McKenzie Lake was modeled after Lake Bonavista, so they have a lot of similar amenities. They have several parks for walking, biking, hiking, biking, bird watching, and wildlife.
High Street McKenzie Towne is known for its shopping boutiques, cafes, and restaurants.
• Winter months residents enjoy tobogganing, cross-country skiing, hockey, and ice skating are popular activities.
• With the manmade lake, residents can go swimming, boating, paddle boarding, fishing, and participate in several other water activities.
• McKenzie Lake also has shopping and dining. You will find two shopping malls, food markets, bowling, movies, hockey, pubs.
• nightclubs, indoor skating, and several other indoor and outdoor activities you can think of doing.
The neighbourhood also has several activities for its residents. Each year they have festivals and events in the community including music festivals, neighbourhood parties, holiday, and New Year’s parties. The neighbourhood has a beautification program for all the residents to clean and plant flowers and bushes to improve the look of the neighbourhood. They also have adult and children’s programs such as music with concerts, dancing with recitals, yoga, exercise programs, marathons to raise money for community projects and other charities.
Most people drive cars and that is the main source of transportation. The neighbourhood does have a bus route and a train route.
Life in McKenzie Lake is enjoyable and luxurious it’s a great place to live.
McKenzie Lake Listings Summary
McKenzie Lake - Town vs. Region Stats
Avg Price in McKenzie Lake: $759,300 / Region Avg $534,100
Avg Sq. Ft. in McKenzie Lake: 1,901 / Region Avg 1,391
Avg Price per/sqft in McKenzie Lake:$399 / Region Avg $384
Avg Walkscore in McKenzie Lake: 15 / Region Avg 53
Avg Year Built in McKenzie Lake: 1993 / Region Avg 1993
Avg Days on Website in McKenzie Lake: 36 / Region Avg 56