Explore Calgary, AB

By Ryan & Sheri MacDonald, Calgary Home Team
(Re/Max First)
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Calagry Stampede is celebrating its Centennial Anniversary this July with hundreds of events, making it the favorite destination for the majority of the 63% Canadians planning to spend their vacations within Canada this year, according to BMO’s 2012 Summer Travel Survey. The first Stampede opene...

By Ryan & Sheri MacDonald, Calgary Home Team
(Re/Max First)
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Between June and August Calgary will host a number of mobile skateparks in different communities across the city. They are free and equipped with every thing a skater would need for a good practice: ramps, grind box, Roll-ins, fun boxes, pyramids, pipes and wall ride! While Shaw Millinium Park, t...

By Cody Battershill, ABR. CCS. Calgary REALTOR
(RE/MAX House of Real Estate)
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The Park is a are an up an coming new condo development by the Lake Placid Group of Companies in downtown Calgary. Located on the corner of 13th Ave SW and 2nd St SW, these Calgary beltline condos are starting in the mid 200's. For more information, check out The Park New Condos In Calgary.

By Ryan & Sheri MacDonald, Calgary Home Team
(Re/Max First)
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While there are some routine things you can do by yourself around the house and save money,  some other serious repairs will need the intervention of a professional to be done properly! But how to know when to DIY, and when to call a professional? Here are some tips that can help you ..Continue r...

By Ryan & Sheri MacDonald, Calgary Home Team
(Re/Max First)
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Did you know that Lake Bonavista was the first community in Calgary to be built around a man-made lake? And did you know that the construction company started to dig the ground for the lake even before getting the development permit approval from the City? Kieth Construction was a pioneer company...

By Ryan & Sheri MacDonald, Calgary Home Team
(Re/Max First)
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It is summer time, and farmers markets in Calgary are getting busier and busier! Whether you like buying fresh vegetables to prepare a healthy dinner, looking for a unique art piece, or just want to enjoy a nice cup of coffee with your friends,  there is always something for everyone at these pop...

By North Valley Team Arizona, Full Service Scottsdale Real Estate Brokerage
(West USA Realty)
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The Arizona MLS Distressed Property Report provides information about distressed homes in Greater Phoenix and on property extending beyond the boundaries of the Valley.   The report contains three interactive maps, each specific to a classification of distressed property: short sales, foreclosure...

By North Valley Team Arizona, Full Service Scottsdale Real Estate Brokerage
(West USA Realty)
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The Greater Phoenix RENT Check™ statistical data originates with ARMLS’s monthly publication showcasing the the Phoenix Valley’s residential single family leasing market. This rental home report features the Rent Check Quotient™ (RCQ™) derived by dividing the number of leases by the number of clo...

By Ryan & Sheri MacDonald, Calgary Home Team
(Re/Max First)
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Demand for residential housing in Calgary increased in May 2012. Single Family Homes sales reached 2389; a 29% increase over the same period last year, the highest activity in May since 2007! While demand increases, supply doesn't seem to follow suit despite the 6.7% year over year increase in ne...

By Cody Battershill, ABR. CCS. Calgary REALTOR
(RE/MAX House of Real Estate)
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Celebrate the 100th anniversary of the Calgary Stampede by getting each and every top 10 snacks found at the event. From mini donuts to deep fried pickles, there is something for everyone at the Stampede! For more on some delicious snack-foods at the event, check out the Top 10 Must Have Calgary ...

By Ryan & Sheri MacDonald, Calgary Home Team
(Re/Max First)
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While renting out your residence parking spot in Calgary will bring you some extra cash, think again before you put that ad! Many Calgarians don't not know that the money earned this way could quickly evaporate when they get the hefty ticket ranging between $1,500 and $3,000. The City of Calgary ...

By Ryan & Sheri MacDonald, Calgary Home Team
(Re/Max First)
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Calgary new hospital in Seton, Southeast Calgary will not open its doors to the patients this summer!! The latest news from AHS came that the first phase of this project will start operating early this fall with neurosciences and academic family medicine clinics. While residents and health profes...

By Larry Arnason
(Arnason Mortgages)
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The new low mortgage rates available in Calgary are creating an incredible opportunity for families to be able to get their dream home, upgrade to a larger home, or even finally get that vacation property they have always wanted. The rates are also ideal for existing home owners looking for a way...

By Ryan & Sheri MacDonald, Calgary Home Team
(Re/Max First)
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Six days on the market and this gorgeous, upgraded 4 bedrooms home in Harvest Hills is now SOLD!!! The new lucky owners will sure love this well maintained home with its new roof, windows and cork flooring! This home is fully developed on all levels, close to schools, shopping, golfing and public...

By Ryan & Sheri MacDonald, Calgary Home Team
(Re/Max First)
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Calgary Home Team would like to congratulate their buyers,  the lucky owners of this beautiful home in Mahogany! Mahogany is the newest addition to the increasingly popular Calgary deep south communities! When completed it will host the largest lake in Calgary with 63 acre of fresh water, in addi...

By Ryan & Sheri MacDonald, Calgary Home Team
(Re/Max First)
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Sustainable design is a growing trend among builders, architects and homeowners that aims to improve the building performance and reduce the negative impact on the environment. Changing the way we build or renovate our houses will not only protect our environment but will also extend to improve ...

By Cody Battershill, ABR. CCS. Calgary REALTOR
(RE/MAX House of Real Estate)
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Pump Hill is where you will find high-end luxury homes in Calgary. Lots are generally huge in Pump Hill as well as the homes! For more information on this highly sought after SW Calgary luxury community, check out Calgary Luxury Real Estate in Pump Hill. If you have any other questions about Pump...

By Cody Battershill, ABR. CCS. Calgary REALTOR
(RE/MAX House of Real Estate)
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Are you looking for the absolute best area to live in in Calgary? There are quite a number of communities that fall into the "best" category. Each community has its own pros and cons, so we will leave it up to you to decide which one is best for you! Find out more about these areas at the Index f...

By Ryan & Sheri MacDonald, Calgary Home Team
(Re/Max First)
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Calgary condo/townhouse sales increased by 30.5% in May 2012 (between May 1st and May 29th) compared to same period last year. This increase could be explained when we take a look at the number of sales recorded in May 2011,  that showed a relatively lower sale activity compared to the two previo...

By Ryan & Sheri MacDonald, Calgary Home Team
(Re/Max First)
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Calgary's real estate market is scoring another record this year! After CREA'S report released earlier this month showing the sales growth in Calgary are the highest nationwide for the second consecutive month (March & April), here is another report by RE/MAX indicating that the demand for luxury...

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