Fort McMurray Homes & Real Estate

Search the newest Fort McMurray, AB homes for sale & real estate below! Fort McMurray is the urban centre of the Wood Buffalo region in Alberta, located at the junction of the Athabasca and Clearwater rivers and surrounded by beautiful boreal forest. Searching for further information on properties for sale in Fort McMurray, including prior sales history, prices, and property disclosures? Set up a private home tour of any property listed below by contacting your LOCAL real estate experts today. Read more about Fort McMurray real estate.

Homes for Sale in Fort McMurray AB

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Fort McMurray Real Estate Market

Homes for sale in Fort McMurray span a wide variety of price points suitable for most buyers. Condos in Fort McMurray typically begin below $100,000 and range up to about the mid-$300s. Average prices for single-family homes, on the other hand, range from the $300s to more than $500,000. At the luxury end of the scale, Fort McMurray luxury homes can be found in the $800s, $900s, and even at the $1 million range.

The Fort McMurray real estate market consists largely of detached homes, but there are quite a few condos and apartments available as well. Townhomes and duplexes are available as well, and there are many vacant lots for sale where homebuyers can have custom new construction homes built.

Some of the most popular neighbourhoods in Fort McMurray include Dickinsfield, Timberlea, Thickwood, and Eagle Ridge in the North Fort McMurray area and Abasand, Gregoire, Beacon Hill, and Downtown in the South Fort McMurray community.

Fort McMurray Community Amenities

The Wood Buffalo region is home to many recreational and cultural amenities that make it a great place to live or take a Fort McMurray vacation. There are multiple options for outdoor recreation, including camping, fishing, hiking, and skiing. The region also has several golf courses and a wide variety of other indoor and outdoor leisure activities.

The city of Fort McMurray is also home to a number of cultural amenities, including art galleries, theatres, and museums. There are also a variety of restaurants, cafes, and bars in the city center.

MacDonald Island Park is home to many recreation opportunities, including outdoor ice skating rinks, Miskanaw Golf Club, Wood Buffalo Regional Library, and the Shell Place stadium. At the recreation center, visitors can attend the Mi Dance Academy, challenge the climbing wall, participate in children's programs, visit the Kirschner Family Community Art Gallery, view public art at the TOTAL Aboriginal Interpretive Trail, and attend or teach art lessons, among other activities.

Exploring Alberta's beautiful outdoors is a popular pastime in Fort McMurray. Wood Bison Gateway & the Matcheetawin Discovery Trails are popular ways to get some fresh air and sunshine. The Fort McMurray Golf Club boasts lovely riverside views and 27 holes, as well as winter golf simulators, a bar and restaurant, and golf tournaments. Vista Ridge All Seasons Park is a ski resort that doubles as a summer destination with an aerial park, golf, frisbee golf, a skate park, and other attractions. During the colder months, viewing tours to see the Aurora Borealis, or Northern Lights, are a popular tourist attraction.

There are several shopping areas in Fort McMurray, including Peter Pond Mall, Woodlands Centre, and Stoneycreek Village, among others. With so many ways to spend time in this city, the number of things to do in Fort McMurray is endless. 

Fort McMurray is a magnet for the oil, mining, and quarrying industries, with over 36,000 jobs in those fields, not to mention the supporting industries. Fort McMurray could be a fantastic place to further a career.

When it comes to commuting in Fort McMurray, Highway 63 runs right through the city, connecting it to Fort MacKay in the north and Edmonton to the south via Highway 28.

Fort McMurray Local Highlights

  • Speaking of "high lights," Fort McMurray is one of the best places in Alberta to spot the Northern Lights. Some sources claim they can be visible up to 300 nights per year.
  • Fort McMurray International Airport is one of Fort McMurray's major employers, supporting more than 70 businesses on airport property.
  • The Athabasca oil sands support an even more significant local industry. Thanks to Alberta's oil sands, Alberta's oil reserve is the fourth-largest in the world.
  • The Vista Ridge All Seasons Park ski hill, just past the airport, offers fantastic outdoor recreation in both winter and summer.
  • The Athabasca River and Clearwater River both offer great fishing, including northern pike, walleye, goldeye, grayline, burbot, and other species.
  • MacDonald Island Park is considered Canada's largest community recreation and convention centre, offering plenty of things to do for visitors.
  • Fort McMurray history and fun facts are plentiful! Did you know Fort McMurray isn't actually a fort?

Fort McMurray School Information

Fort McMurray Public Schools boasts around a dozen elementary schools and three secondary schools in Fort McMurray, as well as several alternative schools. Several of the schools in Fort McMurray are religiously affiliated.

Keyano College is a post-secondary college located within Fort McMurray with over 6,000 full- and part-time students enrolled. It offers traditional four-year diplomas alongside university transfer programs, continuing education, certificates, vocational training, and more in a wide variety of fields.

Looking for an excellent place to call home? Fort McMurray could be the perfect choice! The city is home to an abundance of outdoor recreation opportunities, cultural amenities, and more. So if you're considering a move to Alberta, be sure to check out Fort McMurray!

Fort McMurray AB Real Estate Agents

Considering the purchase of a home in Fort McMurray? Allow our Fort McMurray real estate experts to guide you when purchasing your new Fort McMurray property or the sale of your current residence. As local real estate agents, we have up-to-date information on the Fort McMurray, Alberta real estate market's unique dynamics.

Contact Wood Buffalo Property Group to learn more about buyer and seller representation. Selling your Fort McMurray property? Visit our market analysis page to receive a free home value estimate within minutes.

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