Detached homes make up roughly 50% of Calgary’s housing market. Increased privacy, space and control are the three major benefits of this style of Real Estate. Until recently Detached homes made up an even larger percentage of the Calgary housing market. Urban sprawl, a weak transit system, post-modern lifestyle are three of the major reasons that other styles of housing have become more popular. Detached homes start at $300000 in this city for a smaller home that needs some work in a rougher area up to 12 million for estate homes.