Retirment Communities in Cranbrook


Cranbrook has a wide range of products available for all types of retirement living from the young at heart to independent living with some services available. The community has an active Senior network with excellent opportunities and services available. Please contact Jason directly to assist you with your retirement lifestyle housing choices.

Below is some information on possible retirement community's for you in Cranbrook.


Gated Communities Section

Willowbrook Estates

Location: 1401 Willowbrook Drive Construction Dates: 1991 to 1998

Price Range: $260,000 to $400,000 Livable Floor Area: 1050 sq. ft to 1600 sq. ft

Units in Development: 85 Units Amenities: Indoor Swimming Pool

Strata Fees: $200  per month Community Hall

Property Taxes (Gross): $2600 to $4000 Walking Path

Parking: Attached Single or Double Garage Access to Tamarack mall

Landscape & Creek Features

Gated Security Access

RV Storage

Landscape & Snow Removal

Willowbrook is one of Cranbrook’s premier gated communities established in the early 1990’s. These fully detached bungalows feature varying floorplans ranging from 1050 sq. ft to 1600 sq. ft. The plans are majority rancher style with crawl spaces. Some of the units have partial or full basements. Willowbrook was one of the first gated communities in the City and is popular for its strata amenities including an indoor pool and community hall. The design and landscape are spacious and breathtaking throughout this development. Willowbrooks location is key with a walking path to the Tamarack Mall and easy access to other large retail shopping. Homes start at $275,000


Terra Lee

Location: 2025 Kokanee Drive Construction Dates: 1992 to 1996

Price Range: $225,000 to $300,000 Livable Floor Area: 1000 sq. ft to 1600 sq. ft

Units in Development: 51 Amenities: Two Community halls

Strata Fees: $160 per month Park/Greenspace

Property Taxes (Gross) $2100 to $2800 Backs onto Joseph Creek

Parking: Attached Stacked Single Garages Gated Security Access

Terra Lee is located in the north section of the city with close access to retail shopping and services. This project commenced in 1992 and is mostly semi detached units. Often considered a duplex, the design of these units includes separation of common interior walls by the garage, thus creating an independent living unit with quiet enjoyment. Terra Lee units range in size with over 5 varying floorplans. The smallest unit is just over 1000 sq. ft and plans available up to 1600 sqft in size. Enjoy living in one level unit with Joseph Creek running peacefully in the background.


Fairway Park Estates

Location: 2375 1st Street South Construction Dates: 1994 to 2000

Price Range: $215,000 to $285,000 Livable Floor Area: 1000 sq. ft to 1300 sq ft

Units in Development: 30 Amenities: RV Storage

Strata Fees: $195 to $205 per month Walking distance to Hospital

Property Taxes (Gross): $2200 to $2800 Golf Course Across Street

Parking: Attached Double Garage Greenspace

Gated Security Access

This 30 unit project commenced in the early 1990’s in an eastern location within the City. The location is convenient for all with central location beside the Cranbrook Regional Hospital and across the street from the Cranbrook Golf Course. These units are semi-detached and were constructed between 1994 and 2000. Fairway Park Estates remains popular for those who desire a central location between the downtown area and the major retail areas. Fairway Park is a vibrant community with picturesque landscape, RV storage and conformed semi detached bungalows.


Fountain Estates

Location: 617 27th Avenue South Construction Dates: 1996 to 2003

Price Range: $230,000 to $365,000 Livable Floor Area: 1200 sq. ft to 1900 sq. ft

Units in Development: 28 Units Amenities: Full Basements

Strata Fees: $140 Fountain Feature

Property Taxes: $2300 to $3600 Greenbelt

Parking: Attached Double Garage 3 blocks from Golf Course

Fountain Estates a higher end gated community developed in the mid to late 1990’s with 28 units with varying floorplans. The unit styles contain bungalows and 2 storey units all with full basements for additional living area. Fountain Estates has a south eastern location within the City and remains popular for the young at heart. These semi detached units feature large living areas, open floorplans and are built backing onto a greenbelt area. Residents enjoy the location in this conformed residential neighborhood with close access to the Cranbrook Golf Course. 


Orchard Park Estates

Location: 2100 13th Street South Construction Dates: 2005 to 2010

Price Range: $315,000 to $420,000 Livable Floor Area: 1200 sq. ft to 1500 sq. ft

Units in Development: 52 Units Amenities: Full Basements

Strata Fees: $150 Putting & Chipping Green

Property Taxes: $3000 to $4000 Mountain Views

Parking: Attached Double or Single Garage Gated Security Access

Detached Bungalows

RV Storage

Orchard Park Estates was one of the first new gated community’s developed within the past decade after the markets absorbed 4 previously built gated communities in the 1990s. Orchard Park Estates are single family dwellings with full basements designed as a home with yard area. All units have main floor laundries. Orchard Park appealed to all adult age demographics due to the size and amenities within each unit. The majority of these units were custom built for owners with 5 different floor-plans available. Level of finish in each unit is individual, most with above average to higher quality finishing. Orchard Park Estates is located on the south section of the City with excellent views of the mountains and 5 minutes from all major services within the City. If you want to maintain a lifestyle within a home these units are excellent choices for the snowbirds.


 Northwood Estates

Location: 1401 30th Avenue North Construction Dates: 2008 to current

Price Range: $335,000 to $450,000 Livable Floor Area: 1200 sq. ft to 1900 sq. ft

Units in Development: 44 Units Amenities: Full Basements

Strata Fees: $125  Close to Shopping

Property Taxes: $3200 to $4200 Mountain Views

Parking: Attached Double Gated Security Access

Detached Bungalows

Northwood Estates is often referred to as the sister project to “Orchard Park Estates.” This development took the most popular amenities and floor plans and incorporated them into a new 44 unit development located on the north east section of the City of Cranbrook. Located on the hill above Willowbrook and Terra Lee these units offer similar appeal for proximity to Major shopping and city amenities. Northwood Estates are single Family Dwellings that are customized by the owner and built within a 5 month time frame. All pricing includes landscape package, irrigation, concrete drives. With an impressive selection of home plans to choose from, the experienced team at New Dawn Developments will work with you on every design detail to ensure your new home is of unsurpassed quality and a beautiful reflection of you.


Boulder Creek-at Wildstone

Location: Wildstone Golf Course Construction Dates: 2008 to 2010

Price Range: $375,000 to 550,000 Livable Floor Area: 1200 sq. ft to 1500 sq. ft

Units in Development: 44 Units Amenities: Full Basements

Strata Fees: $345 (includes building Insurance and exterior maintenance) Views of mountains Fairway

Property Taxes: $3200 to $4200 Golf Course Location

Parking: Attached Double High Quality Finish

When you purchase a luxury villa at Wildstone's Boulder Creek, you get something you'll find nowhere else in the Canadian Rockies: a golf-front location along a Black Knight designed course. For lovers of the game and the great outdoors, it would be difficult to find a better location...and all but impossible to find better value. "Rare opportunity" is a well-worn phrase in the real estate pages. At Boulder Creek, it actually means something. This is, in every respect, the opportunity of a lifetime. Boulder Creek are currently offered for sale through Colliers International and Royal LePage East Kootenay Realty. These units have been completed and all offer New Home Warranty. Despite the economic turmoil in the markets, Boulder Creek has re-surged as a popular choice for those who wish to maintain an active healthy lifestyle in this Golf Course development.


Apartment/Condo Living with Adult orientation

Shannon Heights

Location: 2015 2nd Street North Construction Dates: 1981

Price Range: $104,000 to $155,000 Livable Floor Area: 600 sq.ft . ft to 900 sq. ft

Units in Development: 48 Units Amenities: Condo/Apartment Living

Strata Fees: $195 - $251 (heating) Security Access

Property Taxes: $1000 to $1200 Elevator

Parking: Parkade Under building Central Location

Shannon Heights was originally constructed as an apartment rental investment. Each unit is individually strata titled with 1 and 2 bedroom units available. The past decade has seen Shannon Heights transform into a popular location for senior citizens. Central location with one block to hospital, 1 block to the Cranbrook Rec Plex and a short walk to the downtown core make this building a desirable location. Many of these units have seen a good level of interior renovations and offer comfortable living at an affordable cost.


Tamarack Manor

Location: 2365 12th Street North Construction Dates: 1981

Price Range: $155,000 to $185,000 Livable Floor Area:

Units in Development: 20 Units Amenities: Condo/Apartment Living

Strata Fees: $150 Storage Rooms/balcony

Property Taxes: $1400 to $1800 Smaller Development

Parking: Common parking lot Central Location

You'll feel at home in these modern 2 bedroom condos situated perfectly for privacy yet within walking distance to schools, shopping, churches, and recreation. Sit back and relax in front of your natural gas fireplace or enjoy a quiet evening on your private over sized patio. In suite laundry and a country kitchen will make even the smallest chores enjoyable. These units features a spacious master bedroom, with a large walk-in closet.


Canterbury Manor

Location: 1108 23rd Avenue North Construction Dates: 1981

Price Range: $90,000 to $130,000 Livable Floor Area: 584 sq ft to 800 sq ft

Units in Development: 60Units Amenities: Condo/Apartment Living

Strata Fees: $178 to $240 (includes heating) balcony/patios

Property Taxes: $750 to $1000 Security Access

Parking: Common parking lot Central Location

Canterbury Manor is another former apartment building that has been strata titled to allow for individual condo’s. This building is not necessarily adult oriented and has a mix of owner occupiers and renters. Canterbury Manor allows for an affordable purchase for condo living with central location to all amenities.


Mountain View Villas

Location: 112 17th Avenue South Construction Dates: 1973

Price Range: $89,000 to $135,000 Livable Floor Area: 400 sq ft to 820 sq ft

Units in Development: 27 Units Amenities: Condo/Apartment Living

Strata Fees: $155 to $255 (includes heating) balcony/patios

Property Taxes: $750 to $1200 Security Access

Parking: Common parking lot Central Location

Elevator Access

Overlooking Baker Park and ½ block away from the Senior Center this former apartment building has also strata titled to create individually owned apartments. This building has a variety of floor-plans from Bachelor units to 2 bedroom units. The building has secure access and common laundry areas. All common areas have been renovated with attractive newer lobby area and hallways. The building has a mix of occupiers ranging from month to month rentals to owner occupied units.


Forest Park Estates

Location: 2515 12th Street North Construction Dates: 1982

Price Range: $120,000 to $175,000 Livable Floor Area: 650 sq ft to 1200 sq ft

Units in Development: 104 Amenities: Condo/Apartment Living

Strata Fees: $155 to $175  balcony/patios

Property Taxes: $1100 to $1500 Security Access w/ Camera

Parking: Common parking lot Central Location

Elevator

Common Meeting Room

Forest Park Estates is the largest apartment style condo development within the City. A former apartment building, these units have gentrified with numerous upgrades and renovations to the grounds and exterior of the buildings. Two separate buildings are settled on this large site with ample green-space and attractive landscape. The building has meeting rooms on the main floor of each building utilized by residents for morning coffees and games. The Strata has delivered excellent results to create a Senior oriented building. Forest Park attracts residents from all over the East Kootenay's for its affordability, larger units with self contained laundry.


Sunshine Meadows

Location: 1201 Kokanee Drive North Construction Dates: 1998

Price Range: $185,000 to $255,000 Livable Floor Area: 900 sq. ft to 1200 sq ft

Units in Development: 32 Units Amenities: Condo/Apartment Living

Strata Fees: $300 to $350 (includes NG & Cable balcony/patios

Property Taxes: $750 to $1000 Security Access

Parking: Carport Central Location

Elevator

Billiard room/Coffee Rm

Exercise Room

Storage Lockers

Sunshine Meadows was constructed in 1998 with 32 higher end condominiums with full amenities and adult oriented. This 3 storey building has central location with larger units most having 2 bedrooms and 2 full baths. Sunshine Meadows has central location adjacent to the Tamarack Mall and close to all civic amenities. Experience a close community with these residents who enjoy weekly coffees and the odd billiard game in the main community room. Well constructed building allows for independent condominium living. Sunshine Meadows is voted the safest building by the Cranbrook Fire Dept and the well-managed building features beautiful landscaping and extra wide corridors.


Mountain Meadows

Location: 1700 2nd Street North Construction Dates: 1994

Price Range: $255,000 to $300,000 Livable Floor Area: 1175 sq ft to 1440 sq ft

Units in Development: 45Units Amenities: Condo/Apartment Living

Strata Fees: $250 to $290 (includes NG & Cable) balcony/patios

Property Taxes: $2300 to $3,000 Security Access

Parking: Underground Parkade Central Location

Meeting Rooms/Library & exercise area

Community Workshop

Cranbrook's exclusive condo development constructed in 1994 and nestled among the banks of Joseph Creek. This three storey luxury apartment style building was a first of its kind in Cranbrook. Units range from 1175 sq. ft to 1440 sq. ft of spacious living. This building has several amenities including meeting rooms, exercise room, library and a community workshop. This building offers the best in secure and independent living. Mountain Meadows features large green space for those short strolls or picturesque areas behind the main building. Enjoy afternoons on the grounds under the gazebo listening to the relaxing sound of the creek. If you’re a Kootenay Ice Fan, there is no better parking…located across the street from the Cranbrook Western Financial Place.