Explore Airdrie, AB

By Terri Stephens, REALTOR, Calgary & Airdrie 403-827-4663
(CIR REALTY )
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Before you buy, contact the condo board with the following questions. In the process, you'll learn how responsive - and organized - its members are. You'll also be alerted to potential problems with the property.1. What percentage of units is owner-occupied? What percentage is tenant-occupied? Ge...

By Bill Jones, Realtor (403-701-1739) Airdrie & Calgary Area Homes and Condos
(Discovery Real Estate Ltd. - "Homes By Jones")
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AIRDRIE, ALBERTA - The City of Airdrie saw $201 million in construction value in 2009 compared to $184 million in 2008. Permit levels increased the second half of 2009, from the same period in 2008 with the busiest month being November 2009.   "The numbers are looking good, even with a slight slo...

By Bill Jones, Realtor (403-701-1739) Airdrie & Calgary Area Homes and Condos
(Discovery Real Estate Ltd. - "Homes By Jones")
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Airdries' own Zack Boychuk, age 20, was recalled to the Carolina Hurricanes on Friday, and earned assists in each of the team’s two games during his recall.   The Airdrie, Alberta ., native now has three assists in 11 NHL games this season.  He ranks second among River Rats  skaters this season,...

By Terri Stephens, REALTOR, Calgary & Airdrie 403-827-4663
(CIR REALTY )
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So I take my clients to look at NEW homes under construction - shoes - not appropriate.  Okay so Really it wasn't that bad, I had my work shoes on.  Not steel toed but good for the job at hand. AIRDRIE features some pretty nice NEW HOME deals out there.  WE saw a 2515 square foot two storey with...

By Terri Stephens, REALTOR, Calgary & Airdrie 403-827-4663
(CIR REALTY )
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  I Get this great email from a Mortgage Specialist with The ALBERTA TREASURY BRANCH.  Not only does she send me some great articles to read, Vonnie Bosch also gives me the latest updates on interest rates for Alberta Home Buyers. Please take some time to read what is happening in our Economic W...

By Terri Stephens, REALTOR, Calgary & Airdrie 403-827-4663
(CIR REALTY )
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INCOME & PURCHASING POWER!   Income that the banks use to qualify you to buy a home is generally based on taxed income.  If you have a job with bonus or commission the bank will use a two year average of line 150 on your Notice of Assessment from Revenue Canada.  There are a lots of exceptions t...

By Terri Stephens, REALTOR, Calgary & Airdrie 403-827-4663
(CIR REALTY )
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1) MORTGAGE: a legal document that places a lien against a property as security for a loan. 2) FIXED RATE MORTGAGE: for a specified term, 1-10 years, most commonly 5, the mortgage payment and interest rate is guaranteed 3) ADJUSTABLE RATE MORTGAGE OR ARM: a mortgage in which the interest rate an...

By Terri Stephens, REALTOR, Calgary & Airdrie 403-827-4663
(CIR REALTY )
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Well I woke up the other day and saw a new Facebook Home Page - Here are a few of the changes. Just snoop around, you'll get the hang of it.  

By John Maygard
(CIR Realty)
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It is still early in the year and the market is active with the far majority of sales under the $500,000 price range. This combined with the continuing low interest rates shows it is still a good time to buy. The only draw back would be a slightly lower inventory then hoped for but with spring ap...

By Terri Stephens, REALTOR, Calgary & Airdrie 403-827-4663
(CIR REALTY )
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 Click on Photo for Link Are you heating your home with wood?   Canadian Mortgage and Housing Corporation can provide you with a free guide to heating your home with wood. TOPICS include:  Proper wood selection - Chimneys that draw well - Woodstove Insallation and more! There is an array of topic...

By Terri Stephens, REALTOR, Calgary & Airdrie 403-827-4663
(CIR REALTY )
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Click on Photo to link to city site We have a great number of sport facilities in AIRDRIE.  Both indoor and outdoor.  GENESIS PLACE our offers an indoor pool, indoor running track, exercise equipment, indoor sports fields and more.  We have several walk in clinics in Airdrie, with the newest cli...

By Bill Jones, Realtor (403-701-1739) Airdrie & Calgary Area Homes and Condos
(Discovery Real Estate Ltd. - "Homes By Jones")
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Habitat project will go ahead . . . After much battling and posturing by Airdrie Alberta's west side residents, Airdrie's city council voted 3-2 in favour of the re-designation of 2.37 acres of  land beside Monklands Soccer Park Monday from P-1 to R-4 allowing the construction of Townhouse and A...

By Bill Jones, Realtor (403-701-1739) Airdrie & Calgary Area Homes and Condos
(Discovery Real Estate Ltd. - "Homes By Jones")
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Welcome to Airdrie! Airdrie, Alberta is a friendly, vibrant and family oriented community. A large portion of Airdrie's citizens are under the ages of 25 years.  Airdrie has all the conveniences of a city, with the feeling of small town. Airdrie offers excellent schools, shopping, recreational f...

By Terri Stephens, REALTOR, Calgary & Airdrie 403-827-4663
(CIR REALTY )
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MORTGAGE RATES FOR HOUSES Please note rates are dropping... great rate on 3year @ 3.40%, 4year 3.89%, 5 year 3.79%. Our 1year special which can be changed to a locked in term at anytime is 2.49%. Variable below Prime!Scotiabank is offering preapprovals in writing! Please encourage your clients t...

By Bill Jones, Realtor (403-701-1739) Airdrie & Calgary Area Homes and Condos
(Discovery Real Estate Ltd. - "Homes By Jones")
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The Canals of Airdrie designed to collect and distribute naturally occuring ground waters, and provide storm-surge protection, the Canals in Airdrie eventually flow into Nose Creek where the waters are naturally disbursed.     An added benefit of the canals is the ability to control flow rates t...

By Bill Jones, Realtor (403-701-1739) Airdrie & Calgary Area Homes and Condos
(Discovery Real Estate Ltd. - "Homes By Jones")
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AIRDRIE GETS IT'S OWN TORCH   The City of Airdrie will have quite the memento from the Olympic Torch Run that recently came through town. During the 2010 Olympic Torch Relay celebration at Genesis Place, Airdrie Mayor Linda Bruce was presented with an Olympic torch that the city will get to keep ...

By Terri Stephens, REALTOR, Calgary & Airdrie 403-827-4663
(CIR REALTY )
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I've been looking at NEW HOMES with some buyers recently.  MY Gosh, there are some really good deals out there.  Now if you can wait 8 to 10 months to build, take advantage of the low interest rates and builder incentives before they are gone.  Woweee. I've been asked why, take a Realtor with me ...

By Terri Stephens, REALTOR, Calgary & Airdrie 403-827-4663
(CIR REALTY )
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WE all LOVE our pets.  I have 3 cats and 1 bird.  HOWEVER when moving into a condo - in Alberta we have to be MINDFUL of PETS. Many CONDO boards have PET restrictions and SIZE restrictions.   Cats - no more than 2 Dogs- small to medium size (20 lbs max.)  SO THE HORSE you see here in the photo w...

By Bill Jones, Realtor (403-701-1739) Airdrie & Calgary Area Homes and Condos
(Discovery Real Estate Ltd. - "Homes By Jones")
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Winter, spring, summer and fall - each has a personality, and the one you like best says a lot about how your mind works. Just find the season that gets you smiling to learn more about yourself. If you prefer: Winter: You're a blues proof nurturer. Confident and independent, you have a rare sens...

By Terri Stephens, REALTOR, Calgary & Airdrie 403-827-4663
(CIR REALTY )
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MARK your CALENDARS - APRIL 24 & 25 - is AIRDRIE'S ANNUAL GARDEN FAIR & TRADE SHOW. Last night registration for the booths was held at Airdrie's Woodside Golf Course Clubhouse from 6pm to 9pm. It went smoothly - with only 20 booths left for the event.  So if you're interested in joining in the f...

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