Situated halfway between the major urban centres of Edmonton and Calgary, Red Deer is one of the fastest growing communities in Canada. Rolling hills and fertile farmland surround the city with a picturesque view of the Rocky Mountains on the southwest horizon. Over 100,000 people currently call Red Deer home with a real estate market featuring over 30,000 residential properties.
Why Choose Red Deer?
Red Deer is a thriving community, ideal for young and growing families looking for a friendly, safe place to live, work and play. Offering affordable housing, short commutes, plenty of wide open space and excellent education and healthcare systems, Red Deer offers a wide variety of amenities at a scale you would expect from a larger city.
Immediate access to Highway 2 (the primary north-south highway in Alberta) makes the community a key point along the Edmonton-Calgary corridor. The city is in the middle of a major real estate market as 2 million people live within a 150 km radius, with two international airports nearby. As a result, the region has a diverse economy. Major industries include oil and gas, farming, transportation, a growing manufacturing area, retail and wholesale, and a vibrant tourism industry. Businesses big and small make their home here, and the entrepreneurial spirit is thriving throughout Central Alberta.