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Alberta home sales down year-over-year in May

(June 22, 2016)

The Alberta Real Estate Association (AREA) compiles provincial MLS® sales data for dissemination to REALTORS® and other interested groups. The data that is provided represents statistics provided to AREA by way of the Canadian Real Estate Association (CREA). For more detailed statistical information for Boards/Associations or for individual areas, contact your local real estate Board/Association o... read more.

SOLD - Turner Valley

(June 10, 2016)

Congratulations to my buyer who just purchased the CUTEST home in Turner Valley!!


SOLD - Evergreen Estates

(June 08, 2016)

Congratulations to my buyers who just purchased this great home in Evergreen Estates!


How Does Your Garden Glow?

(June 04, 2016)

Lighting Techniques Used by the Experts


Add enchantment to your garden with nighttime lighting. With the right lighting techniques you can create almost any effect you like, from dramatic and theatrical to romantic, mysterious, subtle, or subdued. Create your desired effect with the following tips from illumination designers.



If you have trees on your property, you can create the illusion of moonlig... read more.

Come Entertain Your Dream Home During this Weekends Featured Open House

(June 03, 2016)

Come find this secluded home tucked away in the exclusive community of Maple Ridge.  This large bungalow has had some fantastic renovations and upgrades done to in in recent years. 

Open Houses will be hosted:
Saturday June 4th th from 2-4pm
and
Sunday June 5thth from 1:00-4:00pm
For more information on this listing, do not hesitate to contact us or view the link below:http://www.calgaryhomeowners.com/li... read more.

Seniors Property Tax Deferral Program Information

(June 02, 2016)

The Seniors Property Tax Deferral Program (SPTDP) allows eligible senior homeowners to defer all or part of their property taxes through a low-interest home equity loan with the Alberta government. If you qualify, the Alberta government will pay your residential property taxes directly to your municipality on your behalf. You re-pay the loan, with interest, when you sell the home, or sooner if you... read more.

Maximizing Your Watering Efforts

(June 02, 2016)

Mother Nature usually provides enough water through rainfall for grass to grow strong. However, there are times when rainfall needs to be supplemented, such as with newly planted lawns or extended periods of heat and drought. If you choose to water, wait until the lawn becomes dull green in colour and footprints remain visible in the grass.


Be sure to water deeply and infrequently. Avoid watering f... read more.

Housing supply swells in cool spring market

(June 01, 2016)

Calgary’s housing inventory was on the rise once again in May as new listings climbed and sales slowed to 1,923 units.


"While recent oil price gains may have some feeling optimistic, weakness in the labour market continues to impact housing demand," said CREB® chief economist Ann-Marie Lurie. "Job losses are spreading into other sectors, wages are declining and unemployment levels remain high. At t... read more.