Just north of Forest Lawn is the community of Forest Heights. This SE Calgary community was once part of the town of Forest Lawn, and it is now a vibrant community with great shopping, schools and parks. Forest Heights is located in between Memorial Drive and 8 Avenue SE, nearby the Marlborough Mall and a variety of LRT stations. Browse right here all the Forest Heights real estate listings, or learn more about Forest Heights and its amenities.
Forest Heights is a SE Calgary community south of Memorial Drive, in between 36 Street SE and 52 Street SE. It is bordered to the south by Forest Lawn, across 8 Avenue SE. Other nearby communities include Penbrooke Meadows, Albert Park/Radisson Heights, Southview and Marlborough.
Once part of the town of Forest Lawn, Forest Heights joined Calgary in 1961. There is a range of houses and condos in Forest Heights, from old to new. Most Forest Heights real estate is older style bungalows, but modern styles and newer developments can be found throughout the neighbourhood.
Within the community is an elementary school, playgrounds, parks, baseball diamonds, soccer fields and an outdoor skating rink. Nearby is Forest Lawn are many more schools, an indoor skating arena and an outdoor pool.
Forest Heights has convenient access either by vehicle or transit. Memorial Drive connects directly to Deerfoot Trail, Crowchild Trail and downtown. Many Calgary Transit bus routes travel along the roadway and also go throughout the community. Nearby are a few LRT stations along Memorial Drive and 36 Street SE.
There are plenty of shopping options nearby. Both 36 Street SE and 17 Avenue SE are lined with shops and restaurants. From tiny boutique shops to major retailers, there is endless shopping around Forest Heights.
If you are considering buying or selling a home in this SE Calgary community, feel free to contact us anytime to learn more about Forest Heights real estate.