10 most expensive homes for sale in Calgary, Alberta

While lower oil prices hurt the residential housing market in Alberta, those shopping for a luxury home know that this is the perfect time to buy. Almost all residential homes are sitting on the market for longer and, quite often, this can prompt more aggressive negotiations between buyers and sellers.

Those currently looking for that million-dollar mansion may want to consider these top 10 most expensive homes for sale in Calgary, Alberta. The list of luxury homes includes mansions with unobstructed mountain views, homes with gold and silver leaf-filled ceilings with custom crystal lights, as well as private forests, indoor pools, spa-like bathrooms and private sauna rooms, as well as a variety of indoor and outdoor kitchens to make any chef’s mouth salivate.

So, if you’re in the market for some serious luxury, check out these modern mansions and traditional manors—the 10 most expensive homes for sale in Calgary, Alberta, as of August 1, 2017.

No. 10: Unobstructed, panoramic views in the heart of the city

The Details

  • Address: 2601 – 220 12th Avenue SE
  • Neighbourhood: Beltline, Calgary
  • List price: $5,500,000
  • Property Taxes: ?
  • 6,000+ square feet
  • Bedrooms: 2
  • Bathrooms: 5
  • # Days on the Market: 115

The least most expensive home for sale in Calgary is a glamorous condo unit right in the heart of the city. The unit takes up an entire floor of the Keynote building. Twenty-six storeys up, the unit boasts impressive and stunning floor-to-ceiling views of Calgary and the mountains. The elevator takes you to your own private foyer and the interior is a combination of old-world detail and modern-day convenience. Probably the crowning jewel, however, is the two private wrap-around patios that offer unobstructed views of the city, the river and the Rocky Mountains.

No. 9: Make use of the butler’s pantry and gourmet kitchen

The Details

  • Address: 2723 Linden Drive
  • Neighbourhood: Lakeview, Calgary
  • List price: $5,600,000
  • Property Taxes: ?
  • 5,700+ square feet
  • Bedrooms: 5
  • Bathrooms: 6
  • # Days on the Market: 72

The next most expensive in Calgary is situated in the stunning Lakeview neighbourhood. The beautiful home is right next to North Glenmore Park, and you will even own your own private garden oasis with a large patio, relaxing water features, perfect landscaping and some historical gargoyles. The inside of the house is just as impressive as the garden, featuring a timeless design throughout the house. There are also lots of luxury features, including silver and gold leaf ceiling finishes, custom crystal lights, a butler’s pantry, a gourmet kitchen, a gym and a custom staircase.

No. 8: There’s even space for the nanny!

The Details

  • Address: 6943 Livingstone Drive
  • Neighbourhood: Lakeview, Calgary
  • List price: $5,700,000
  • Property Taxes: ?
  • 5,700+ square feet
  • Bedrooms: 5
  • Bathrooms: 7
  • # Days on the Market: 69

This stunning house is a rare find – in fact, it is the first time the house has ever been for sale! The breathtaking property is situated in the exclusive Lakeview Village, and it is surrounded by beautiful mature trees that add an element of privacy and luxury to the property. The house is surrounded by nature and lush forests, and the house itself is just as stunning as the surrounding gardens.

The house features soaring ceilings, a wine cellar, lots of large bedrooms with ensuite bathrooms, vaulted ceilings, a bonus family room as well as a gym with an infinity pool and an additional room that could be used as a nanny’s room.

No. 7: A little French Country charm in rural Calgary

The Details

  • Address: 20 Aspen Ridge
  • Neighbourhood: Stonepine, Rural Calgary
  • List price: $6,000,000
  • Property Taxes: ?
  • 8,000+ square feet
  • Bedrooms: 4
  • Bathrooms: 9
  • # Days on the Market: 285

This unique house combines a French Country style with modern elements for an awe inspiring result. The home uses different roof styles to ensure that the house looks amazing from every angle, and there are lots of luxurious features for the next owner to enjoy, including a five car garage, nine fireplaces, nine bathrooms, 20-foot ceilings, giant windows, a butler’s pantry and dual staircases.

No. 6: Move-in ready for this fully-furnished luxury home

The Details

  • Address: 24 Granite Ridge
  • Neighbourhood: Stonepine, Rural Calgary
  • List price: $6,000,000
  • Property Taxes: ?
  • 4,200+ square feet
  • Bedrooms: 3
  • Bathrooms: 7
  • # Days on the Market: 284

This fantastic house was designed by the renowned Ron Wildman, and it is sure to impress anyone who walks through the doors. The home boasts over 8,900 square foot of developed land, a large courtyard entrance, a stone fireplace and 20 foot high ceilings. There is also a full spa, a working elevator, a butler’s pantry, an art studio and a wine cellar. This stone house is also available fully furnished, so it is perfect for someone who wants to move in quickly.

No. 5: Relax in the indoor pool or hot-tub before a cosy family movie-night

The Details

  • Address: 1122 Riverdale Avenue
  • Neighbourhood: Elbow Park, SW, Calgary
  • List price: $6,200,000
  • Property Taxes: ?
  • 10,000+ square feet
  • Bedrooms: 5
  • Bathrooms: 7
  • # Days on the Market: 210

Here is a welcoming mansion that is perfect for a large family. The magnificent house has five bedrooms, seven bathrooms and over 10,000 square foot of living space to enjoy. There is also a custom kitchen that will meet the needs of any food lover, and there is also an indoor pool and a hot tub that is ideal for relaxing after a long day.

No. 4: Own your own basketball court and ice-rink with views of the Rockies and downtown Calgary

The Details

  • Address: 4111 162 Avenue Southwest
  • Neighbourhood: Rural Calgary
  • List price: $7,000,000
  • Property Taxes: ?
  • 9,000+ square feet
  • Bedrooms: 5
  • Bathrooms: 6
  • # Days on the Market: 311

Imagine living on almost 19 acres of private property within Calgary’s city limits? This stunning home offers breathtaking views of both the Rockies and downtown Calgary. It features its own hockey rink, a 5-door custom workshop and not one but two, double-car garages. Inside, treat yourself to a brand-new kitchen complete with Wolf appliances, a Walnut butcher block island and quartz counters. There’s also an indoor basketball court, a movie room and all the luxurious trimmings you’d expect for the bedrooms and bathrooms.

No. 3: Tuscan-inspired retreat in rural Calgary

The Details

  • Address: 209 Pinnacle Ridge, SW
  • Neighbourhood: Rural Rocky View County, Calgary
  • List price: $8,500,000
  • Property Taxes: ?
  • 10,000+ square feet
  • Bedrooms: 5
  • Bathrooms: 8
  • # Days on the Market: 363

This Tuscan-inspired villa was built by renowned builders and architects, and although it may look like it has existed for decades it is actually less than 10 years old! The interior of the home features a 1,000-square foot gym, a 1,500-square foot theatre, plus an elevator, a pool house, a sports court and an impressive five-car garage. There is definitely something for everyone in this house, whether you like nature, cars, sports or just relaxing in a luxurious environment!

No. 2: Buy your own oasis in downtown Calgary

The Details

  • Address: 925 Durham Avenue, SW
  • Neighbourhood: Upper Mount Royal
  • List price: $9,475,000
  • Property Taxes: ?
  • 9,500+ square feet
  • Bedrooms: 5
  • Bathrooms: 6
  • # Days on the Market: 66

This stunning estate is one of the most beautiful homes in Calgary. The house combines traditional and modern features using sandstone, brick and glass, creating a truly unique home. The house is placed on a lot with over 12,000-square feet of developed land. The room has a fitness area and a media space, as well as a large indoor pool with walls that open to the rear yard. There is also an indoor and an outdoor kitchen and a five-car garage with additional space for an extra four vehicles. This giant house comes with everything that anyone could ever want, including enough space to host indoor or outdoor events.

No. 1: Aspen Estates manor with separate coach house

The Details

  • Address: 6 Aspen Ridge Lane, SW
  • Neighbourhood: Aspen Estates, Southwest, Calgary
  • List price: $10,995,000
  • Property Taxes: $19,449 (2015)
  • 5,000+ square feet
  • Bedrooms: 3+2
  • Bathrooms: 9
  • # Days on the Market: 719

This beautiful Manor house is located in the heart of the Aspen Estates, a prestigious area with stunning views. The property itself has an old-world charm with lots of modern conveniences, such as a large kitchen that has all of the modern technology that you could ever need. The home spans two separate lots and boasts a coach house that has more than 1,000-square feet of living space, as well as a 1,200-square foot patio that is perfect for summer parties, events and BBQs. Add to this a seven-car garage and you have the ultimate in Cowtown luxury.