Varsity News

Varsity Acres Crime Statistics Update

Varsity Acres Crime Activity was Down in September 2020 The Varsity Acres community experienced 22 crimes in September 2020, in comparison to 28 crimes the previous...

Ask Charles – October 2020

Article by Charles Stevenson I’d like to buy a home and I can afford monthly payments, but I’m working on improving my credit—Is a rent-to-own opportunity...

Varsity Acres Business Classifieds

VARSITY ACRES MORTGAGE BROKER: The terms of your mortgage may be costing you THOUSANDS MORE than you need to pay!  As a local Varsity Acres Mortgage...

When Trying to Purchase a Home, is a Seller Obligated to Acknowledge My Offer?

I recently submitted an offer to purchase on a home. I have not received any response to my offer. Is the seller obligated to acknowledge...

September 2020 MP Report – Calgary Confederation – Len Webber

COVID-19 has created an atmosphere of uncertainty and stress. Unfortunately, fraudsters and scammers are exploiting the ongoing pandemic to facilitate fraud, scams, and cybercrime as...

September 2020 MLA Report – Calgary Varsity – Jason Copping

COVID-19 Safe Return to SchoolLast spring, on the advice of Dr. Hinshaw, the Government of Alberta decided to suspend in-class school and turned to online...

Is a Buyer Allowed to Approach a Seller Directly?

I put an offer on a house that had competing offers. I later learned that one of the other buyers approached the seller directly instead...

August 2020 MP Report – Calgary Confederation – Len Webber

Now, more than ever, we are hearing about inferior health products as companies and importers race to stock shelves with millions of face masks, gloves,...

Is a Realtor Allowed to Hold Off On Presenting My Offer Until a Specific...

I’m in a time crunch and need to buy a property fast. I made an offer with a very short expiry date, but the seller’s...

Varsity Real Estate

Profiled above are the last twelve month real estate statistics for the Varsity Community in Calgary; including number of properties listed, number of properties sold, median asking prices, and median sold prices. To view current Varsity Real Estate listings for sale, click here.

Varsity Community Association

4303 Varsity Drive NW
Calgary, AB – T3A 0Z7
Phone: 403.288.9001
Fax: 403.247.3100
[email protected]

Varsity is very active on a community level. Its Community Centre offers an out of school program and a playschool for local children. The Centre also houses a community kitchen which is used for more than 40 special events each year. In addition, twenty-five different users groups make use of the centre for a variety of activities, including the Boy Scouts and Girl Guides, University of Calgary ball room dance, bridge clubs, seniors fitness classes and sports activities.
The Varsity Community also offers two innovative programs, the Good Samaritans and Youth Scholarship Programs. The Good Samaritans aid the community’s seniors by providing help with tasks ranging from gardening to changing light bulbs. The Youth Scholarship Program rewards outstanding leadership and volunteerism in youth by providing scholarships for use in post-secondary school. All of these programs help to contribute to Varsity’s outstanding sense of community.

Varsity Community Demographics

In the City of Calgary’s 2012 municipal census, Varsity had a population of 12,200 living in 5,547 dwellings, a 1.5% increase from its 2011 population of 12,021. With a land area of 6.8 km2 (2.6 sq mi), it had a population density of 1,794/km2 (4,650/sq mi) in 2012.
Residents in this community had a median household income of $58,603 in 2000, and there were 15.1% low income residents living in the neighbourhood. As of 2000, 23% of the residents were immigrants. A proportion of 32.9% of the buildings were condominiums or apartments, and 31% of the housing was used for renting. For more detailed info visit the City of Calgary community profiles site.

Varsity Community Map

Google Map of Varsity, Calgary, AB