The most expensive homes for sale in Alberta

After struggling with the oil downturn in recent years, Alberta’s real estate market has faced some serious challenges. But with large urban centres finding renewed vigour, the housing market is shaping up to be a new hot spot in Canada.

In fact, there are several multi-million dollar homes for sale in Alberta right now, and while none are as pricey as the most expensive home in Ontario, these sprawling properties are ideal for people who want to enjoy the rural Alberta lifestyle in lavish luxury.

Click through to see the top 5 most expensive homes for sale in Alberta right now.

The most expensive homes for sale in Alberta.

No. 5: 27023 TWP RD 511 RD, Rural Parkland County, Alberta
List Price: $12,000,000
(Listing via Remax)

The most expensive homes for sale in Alberta.

This 6,644-square-foot home sits on a rural lot spanning more than 1.250 acres. (Listing via Remax)

The most expensive homes for sale in Alberta.

In addition to the main house, there are two other farm residences and a supervisor suite in the workshop. (Listing via Remax)

The most expensive homes for sale in Alberta.

The home includes six bedrooms, and four and two-half bathrooms. (Listing via Remax)

The most expensive homes for sale in Alberta.

Despite its private and rural settings, the home is only a 20 minute drive from Edmonton and 20 minutes from the international airport. (Listing via Remax)

The most expensive homes for sale in Alberta.

The property has been well maintained since it was built in 2000, and has been operating as a grain and cattle farm over that time. (Listing via Remax)

The most expensive homes for sale in Alberta.

No. 4: 15 PUMP HILL CL SW, Calgary, Alberta
List Price: $12,380,000
(Listing via Point2Homes)

The most expensive homes for sale in Alberta.

This 11,000-square-foot home in Calgary’s Pump Hill neighbourhood is very private, gated and well protected by trees on its 1.68 acres of land. (Listing via Point2Homes)

The most expensive homes for sale in Alberta.

The home boasts vaulted ceilings and marble floors throughout. (Listing via Point2Homes)

The most expensive homes for sale in Alberta.

The upgraded kitchen is finished with corian. (Listing via Point2Homes)

The most expensive homes for sale in Alberta.

The home has six bedrooms and eight bathrooms, including this 1,300-square-foot master suite with six-piece ensuite. (Listing via Point2Homes)

The most expensive homes for sale in Alberta.

You’ll also find plenty of other unique features, like nanny’s quarters and a penthouse with panoramic views. (Listing via Point2Homes)

The most expensive homes for sale in Alberta.

123 Cairns Landing Canmore, Alberta
List Price: $12,700,000
(Listing via Engel & Volkers)

The most expensive homes for sale in Alberta.

This 10,000-square-foot home is an architectural dream, with totem poles flanking the great room. (Listing via Engel & Volkers)

The most expensive homes for sale in Alberta.

While few interior photos of the home are available online, we know it has six bedrooms, five fireplaces, a stone wine grotto, a two-storey library and ‘chauffeur’s’ quarters. (Listing via Engel & Volkers)

The most expensive homes for sale in Alberta.

One of the biggest selling points of the home is its location. The property is nestled in the mountains, with the Bow River flowing past. Right outside you’ll find walking and biking trails, while a short drive will take you to skiing and golf. (Listing via Engel & Volkers)

The most expensive homes for sale in Alberta.

No. 2: 254002 Hwy 22, Rural Foothills M.D., Alberta
List Price: $12,888,000
(Listing via Engel & Volkers)

The most expensive homes for sale in Alberta.

This sprawling 242 acre property has two houses, a horse barn, one of Alberta’s only covered bridges, and over looks several large lakes.
(Listing via Engel & Volkers)

The most expensive homes for sale in Alberta.

The main house, a 5,000-square-foot bungalow, has pine hardwood floors and high end appliances throughout the home.
(Listing via Engel & Volkers)

The most expensive homes for sale in Alberta.

The home has three bedrooms, and four bathrooms, including a six-piece ‘master retreat’ with soaker tub, steam shower and walk-in closet.
(Listing via Engel & Volkers)

The most expensive homes for sale in Alberta.

More than $1 million has been spent on the millwork in the home.
(Listing via Engel & Volkers)

The most expensive homes for sale in Alberta.

There are several purpose-built rooms, including this spacious exercise room, as well as a sun room and a wine cellar.
(Listing via Engel & Volkers)

The most expensive homes for sale in Alberta.

The property also includes some unique features, in addition to being a short 45-minute drive away from the mountains.
(Listing via Engel & Volkers)

The most expensive homes for sale in Alberta.

No. 1: 242004 Range Road 32, Calgary, Alberta
List Price: $30,000,000
(Listing via Sotheby’s Canada)

The most expensive homes for sale in Alberta.

Kestral Ridge Farm, the priciest home in Alberta, is a 160-acre property located on the banks of the Elbow River in Calgary. (Listing via Sotheby’s Canada)

The most expensive homes for sale in Alberta.

The property is home to a world-class equestrian facility, including top-of-the-line stables, dressage training facility, and a Grand Prix-sized arena in the main barn. (Listing via Sotheby’s Canada)

The most expensive homes for sale in Alberta.

Inside the main home, the 11,800-square-foot log building has lots of exposed beams and open, airy spaces, accented by limestone. (Listing via Sotheby’s Canada)

The most expensive homes for sale in Alberta.

Special-use rooms can be found throughout the home, including a music conservatory, an indoor salt-water pool (with fibre-optic star lit ceiling) and more. (Listing via Sotheby’s Canada)

The most expensive homes for sale in Alberta.

Commercial-grade appliances can be found in the main kitchen, with a separate summer kitchen for entertaining. (Listing via Sotheby’s Canada)

The most expensive homes for sale in Alberta.

The home has six bedrooms, and five-and-a-half bathrooms. (Listing via Sotheby’s Canada)