Located deep in the heart of Southwest Edmonton’s Heritage Valley, Jagare Ridge (also known as Hays Ridge) is a recreation-friendly community known for its high-end homes and laid-back atmosphere. In addition to vast open green spaces, walking trails and scenic stormwater ponds, Jagare Ridge residents enjoy stunning fairway views, as provided by the neighbourhood’s 18-hole championship golf course.

But that’s not all.

Jagare Ridge homeowners are also afforded convenient access to urban amenities, including schools, shops and services, via Ellerslie Road, Rabbit Hill Road and the West Anthony Henday.

Community Profile

Jagare Ridge is bounded by the community of Glenridding Ravine to the west, Ellerslie Road to the north, 141st Street to the east and 28th Ave to the south. A newer neighbourhood, the Jagare Ridge (Hays Ridge) Neighbourhood Area Structure Plan was established in 2012. As such, development in the area is ongoing, making it the ideal community for modern buyers in search of a luxury home in a brand-new community.

Jagare Ridge is one of 15 neighbourhoods comprising the larger Heritage Valley district, which includes numerous other new construction communities such as CavanaghGraydon Hill and Rutherford. Like all Heritage Valley neighbourhoods, Jagare Ridge takes its name from a famous Edmontonian – in this case, Dr. Helen Hays, a local physician who “contributed greatly to Alberta’s palliative care programs.” She received many awards, including the Queen’s Golden Jubilee Medal and was also named an Edmontonian of the Century. (Source: City of Edmonton)

Luxury Living in Edmonton: Jagare Ridge (Hays Ridge) Back Yard Image

Price Range and Housing Stock 

Though development in Jagare Ridge is still ongoing, single-family homes dominate the landscape. Five-bedroom, four-bathroom luxury properties are standard in the community and feature an average of 3,000 square feet of living space. This budding neighbourhood also showcases the work of some of the best high-end home builders in the capital region, including Birkholz Homes, Ace Lang Homes, Carriage Signature Homes and more. Detached homes also come in a wide range of sizes and styles, including executive bungalows, two-story front attached homes and estate duplexes.

See also: The Benefits of Choosing a New Construction Home In Edmonton

There are also a small number of medium and high-density residences planned for the area, with an emphasis on luxury-style townhomes. These attached and semi-detached models offer many of the same lavish features as their single-family counterparts at a reduced cost (and reduced maintenance). Jagare Ridge townhomes and duplexes are perfect for downsizers looking to stay active in a prestigious, golf-side community.

Check out: Three Must-Have Styles When Downsizing to Your Next Home

Part of Jagare Ridge’s luxury status stems from its one-of-a-kind location. As a result, home prices tend to fare higher than the Edmonton average:

Average home price in Jagare Ridge: $1.2M*

Minimum: $435,000

Maximum: $2.6M

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Standard Luxury Features 

Spacious floor plans and panoramic views are just the tip of the iceberg in Jagare Ridge. From deluxe ensuites and gourmet kitchens to rooftop terraces and four-car heated garages, luxury homes in Jagare Ridge have something to suit every buyer.

Luxury finishes and features to expect from a Jagare Ridge Home may include:

  • Chef inspired kitchen (stainless steel appliances, double ovens, chef’s pantries, butler’s kitchens, custom islands, etc.)
  • Spa-like ensuites (standalone soaker tubs, walk-in glass showers, his and hers vanities, in-floor heating and more)
  • Custom owner’s suites (private balconies, walk-in closets, fireplaces, etc.)
  • Custom cabinetry
  • Quartz/granite/stone countertops
  • Formal dining rooms
  • Elegant great rooms
  • Curved and spiral staircases
  • Glass railings
  • 20-foot ceilings
  • Oversized windows
  • Upper-floor laundry
  • Convenient mudrooms
  • Contemporary gas fireplaces
  • Bonus rooms
  • Exercise rooms
  • Games rooms
  • Theatre rooms
  • Wine cellars
  • Wet Bars
  • Walkout basements
  • Shiplap and board and batten wall features
  • Coffered ceilings
  • Ravine views
  • Outdoor sound systems
  • Triple car garages
  • Sports courts
  • Outdoor entertainment spaces
  • Full landscaping
  • And more!

Are you thinking of selling your luxury Edmonton home? Check out our latest post: Our Top Tips For Selling a Luxury Home

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Local Amenities

In addition to a professionally maintained golf course, Jagare Ridge is home to a 6 km tree-lined multi-use trail system, plenty of open park space, playgrounds and exercise stations, ponds and more. Additional recreational amenities, including the Dr. Anne Anderson Community Centre and Terwillegar Community Recreation Centre, can also be reached in less than 10-minutes drive.

Jagare Ridge sits near several major commuter roads. These major thoroughfares provide convenient access to popular South and West Edmonton amenities, including the Currents of WindermereSouth Edmonton Common, Whitemud Creek Ravine and the Edmonton International Airport.

See also: Your Guide to Southwest Edmonton Real Estate

Jagare Ridge Designated Public Schools: Steinhauer SchoolD.S. Mackenzie SchoolDr. Anne Anderson School 

Jagare Ridge Designated Catholic Schools: St. Thomas Aquinas Catholic Elementary/Junior High SchoolLouis St. Laurent Catholic Junior/Senior High SchoolMother Margaret Mary Catholic High School

Additional amenities near Jagare Ridge include:

*Average prices are subject to change based on current real estate inventory

Are you considering buying a luxury home in Edmonton? As one of Edmonton’s leading real estate teams, the Terry Paranych Real Estate Group has the skills, professionalism, and experience to find the perfect high-end home to match your distinct tastes and lifestyle. For more information, don’t hesitate to get in touch with us

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