We have all thought of our dream home at one point in our lives. I’m sure you have ideas on what you want your dream home to look like and where you want to live. In fact, most of my clients have very detailed accounts of what it should look like inside and out. If you’re in the market for a luxury dream home, then one of these fine Calgary homes for sale may be to your liking. If not, sometimes it’s just fun to take a peek at some of the architectural masterpieces that Calgary has to offer. Let me show you some of the best of the best:
Live out of the box with a modern 2-acre family home
How would you like to live in a house that no one could possibly miss, that would surely always spark a lively conversation about how awesome it would be to live “out of the box,” and that’s actually a showcase of next-gen architecture with its award-winning modern design? The things that you can do with this house are limited only by your imagination. And the best thing is it was designed for the entire family! Floor-to-ceiling windows show off the living room and the fireplace; the deck and ground-level patio lead to the big, beautiful yard; the Denca-designed kitchen creates the perfect workspace for the finest of meals; and the upper bedrooms are virtual oases with magnificent views, a fireplace and luxurious baths. There’s also a media room, a game room, and a family room; a family office with four built-in work stations; a gym with large floor-to-ceiling windows that will make you feel you’re exercising outdoors and from which you can walk out to the patio; an ultra-cool office with I-beam-constructed stairs and a catwalk and double doors that lead to the garage for a shop or a man’s hideout; and a staircase that leads up to a tower with 360-degree views. Grown-ups would feel young again from the superb energy of this place; and young children would surely get a kick out of living in such a creative environment that nevertheless still has lots of trees that they can climb. See more of this property!
Make your address an elegant loft-style bungalow with a Frank Lloyd Wright-inspired design
If you want to live more in harmony with the environment and people rather than many years into the future, what could be better than a corner 4,500-square-foot loft-type bungalow with a design inspired by legendary Frank Lloyd Wright’s organic architecture? Open your front door to gleaming walnut hardwood floors and 10′ ceilings. and glide up an open staircase to the glorious master suite with a lovely walk-in closet, a gas fireplace, and a spa-like en-suite bathroom with a steam shower. Then move on to the offices for him and her, and the parlor with a two-way fireplace. Make mealtime a grand performance with the dream kitchen that has a Sub-Zero fridge, a Sub-Zero wine fridge, and two Sub-Zero freezer drawers located in the center island, as well as custom cabinets, granite counters and a sunken eating nook. On the lower level, you’ll find three more spacious bedrooms and a huge media/games room. This is the life! See for yourself !
Understated luxury and superior functionality rolled into one
Someone with a great taste for practical luxury just bought this 2013 detached two-storey family home perched strategically on a 29.5×124-foot lot on a tree-lined street in Altadore to accommodate east light in the morning and west light at night. It has hardwood flooring and nine-foot-high ceilings; two bedrooms downstairs and three upstairs (reached with a glass-railing staircase), with the master’s bedroom offering city views, a two-sided fireplace and a spa bath; an ultramodern dream kitchen with quartz counters, a centre island and Viking stainless appliances; and a media room, wet bar, four-piece bath, cold storage and in-floor heating on the lower level. There’s also a sound system inside and out, a video matrix, skylights, custom millwork, and a high-efficiency furnace; a professionally exposed aggregate and patio that leads to a big landscaped backyard; and a detached double garage. And here’s the finishing touch — this house is covered by the Alberta New Home Warranty Program.
These are but three of the fantastic luxury homes you’ll find in the Calgary real estate market. No wonder luxury homes in Calgary have been breaking sales records in the last eight months!
Are you looking to Sell or Buy a home in Calgary and need someone who won’t rest until you’ve found your dream home or until your home is sold? I’ll work hard to earn your trust and to deliver exactly what you need. Contact me at 403-589-0004 or at TheHowardTeam.net.
About Bryon Howard
Bryon Howard and his team of Calgary real estate professionals sell an average of one home a week. He is a member of the MLS Million Point Club, which ranks him roughly in the top 8% of productive realtors in Calgary. His aim is not just to please clients but to help them buy/sell a home in Calgary at the best price, in the shortest time, and with the least hassle. He is a member of the RE/MAX House of Real Estate that leads in the Canadian market. Learn more about Bryon at TheHowardTeam.net.