Calgary Downtown Condos for Sale
By Byron Henry - eXp Realty, Realtor
(eXp Realty - Calgary)
Calgary Downtown Condo Buildings In downtown Calgary, you will find a mix of two styles of condominium buildings, high-rise and low-rise. One of the first decisions a buyer has to make is the style they prefer. According to the Emporis Standards: High-rise building: A multi-story structure between 35-100 meters tall, or a building of unknown height from 12-39 floors. Low-rise building: An enclosed structure below 35 meters which is divided into regular floor levels. Standards do vary throughout the world. In Calgary, a High-rise building is considered to be 5+ stories and a Low-rise is 2-4 stories. Each of these building styles has its pros and cons. A pro for a high-rise condo is that they typically provide expansive views. A con might be the time spent waiting for an elevator. For a ...