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Far from Conventional

(November 14, 2016)

Vivid Colors Bridge the Past to the Present in This Updated Victorian

Updated patterns, textures, and colors distance this London Victorian terrace house from conventionality, yet enough unique details remain to mark its original period.

“I could picture the entire house in my head way before it was done,” says Emma Pocock, one-half of Turner Pocock Interior Design. She and partner Bunny Turner work... read more.

New Price! Sophisticated Infill in Bowness

(November 04, 2016)

Come check out this sophisticated infill in Bowness.  With a new and improved price, this fantastic home is sure to please.


We are holding an Open House this Sunday, November 6th from 2-4pm... Perfect opportunity to stop by!


Using the City of Calgary’s Leaf and Pumpkin Composting Program

(November 04, 2016)

The 2016 Leaf and Pumpkin Composting Program runs from Saturday, Sept 24 to Sunday, November 6, 2016.


Bring your bagged leaves and
pumpkins to one of the 35 drop-off locations conveniently located throughout the city.

Not only does this make cleanup easier for you, but you can feel great in doing your part knowing that these materials will be composted rather than thrown away in the landfill. This he... read more.

Finance Minister Announces Changes to Mortgage Qualification Rules

(November 04, 2016)

On October 2nd changes to Canada’s mortgage qualifying rules were announced by our Finance Minister. As of Oct 17, a stress test used for approving high-ratio mortgages will be applied to all new insured mortgages—including those where the buyer has more than 20% for a down payment.


The stress test is aimed at assuring the lender that the home buyer could still afford the mortgage if interest rates... read more.

Home sales rebound in October

(November 01, 2016)

For the first time in two years, sales activity in October resembled normal levels. City-wide sales totaled 1,644 units, which is an increase of nearly 16 percent over last year.


“The shift in sales activity this month is likely related to the new mortgage rule changes, inventory gains in the lower price ranges and further price adjustments,” said CREB® chief economist Ann-Marie Lurie. “The combina... read more.