Draper and Waterways Homes & Real Estate
Welcome to your Draper and Waterways homes for sale resource. Draper and Waterways are the perfect areas for buyers looking to settle into a small and connected community. This historic area was established in the early 1920s. Separated from the rest of Fort McMurray by the Athabasca River, this charming area offers a variety of home styles. The neighborhood appeals to community oriented buyers who want to be part of something unique. For more information on Waterways properties for sale or to schedule a home tour, contact your Fort McMurray agents today!
Homes For Sale in Draper and Waterways - Fort McMurray
Waterways Real Estate Market
Waterways and Draper have a variety of home styles at various price points. Homes in Waterways range from $150,000 to $750,000 and includes both original and more recently constructed homes. While the area is comprised of predominantly single family homes, there is a selection of multi-family and manufactured homes as well. Draper homes range in price from $600,000 to $1.2M. Draper offers single family homes, acreages, manufactured homes, and cabins. Many of the homes in Draper are private and secluded.
Waterways Community Amenities
Waterways and Draper are located close to the Clearwater River as well as downtown Fort McMurray. Many of the residents can walk to restaurants, entertainment, stores, and amenities. From Waterways and Draper, home owners enjoy two boat launches, an outdoor spray park, baseball diamonds, and more. There is a Royal Canadian Legion situated in the community centre that hosts a variety of fun events throughout the year.
This historic area of Fort McMurray is the original town site of the city. It is located in close proximity to the thriving downtown area, making it a quick commute to the office, shopping, entertainment and more. Amenities are easily accessible to residents of Waterways. This local Fort McMurray community is home to a small amount of retail and commercial businesses.
In addition to its historic charm and sense of community, Waterways is highly desirable due to its proximity to multiple outdoor year-round recreational opportunities. The Clearwater Trail system is easily accessible. Water recreation opportunities are right on the doorstep of this community. Waterways is only 5 minutes from MacDonald Island Recreation Centre, Miskawnaw Gold Club, and Syncrude Sport and Wellness. We can help home buyers find their dream home close to the best recreational activities. Hiking, skiing, snowboarding, and quadding are all quick and convenient to access.
Waterways Neighbourhood Highlights
- Charming older homes and modern new homes
- Royal Canadian Legion
- Charming historic area
- Established sense of community
- Private lots
- Dunvegan Gardens and Marketplace
- Close to downtown Fort McMurray
- Close to amenities, stores, and restaurants
- Year round recreational opportunities including Clearwater Trail System, water recreation, MacDonald Island Recreation Centre, Miskanaw Golf Club, and Syncrude Sport and Wellness Centre
- Playground, basketball court, dog park, and outdoor skating rink
- Regular service by Fort McMurray transit in Waterways
- Shuttle routes to oil sands sites from Waterways
Waterways School Information
Students in Draper and Waterways are bussed to nearby schools in downtown Fort McMurray. The community is close to local elementary and high schools as well as Keyano College.
Waterways School Bus Stops
Waterways and Draper are charming, unique historic neighbourhoods that appeal to buyers who want to be close to the action but feel far away from it all. These close knit communities are perfect for quick access to downtown Fort McMurray and popular recreational activities throughout the year. There are a variety of homes available at every price point.
Waterways Real Estate Agents
Want to buy or sell a home in Waterways? Allow our Fort McMurray real estate specialists to help you navigate the purchase of or expertly negotiate the sale of your Waterways house. As local real estate agents, we're well-versed in the unique market dynamics of Waterways real estate.
Contact Wood Buffalo Property Group to learn more about buyer and seller representation for Waterways properties. Visit our comparative market analysis page to receive a free home value estimate within minutes.