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SOLD - Condo in Gateway Garrison Woods

(October 25, 2016)

This location perfect condo in Marda Loop has just sold.  Congratulations to my sellers on the successful sale!


If you or anyone you know is looking for a fantastic spot like this one, contact me for details on what is currently available in the market. 403-477-5120 or calgaryhomeowners@gmail.com


SOLD - Character Home in Altadore

(October 17, 2016)

This Character Home in Altadore has just sold to an amazing couple.  Wishing them lots of happy memories in their new home.


If you or anyone you know are interested in a similar home to this, contact us at 403-477-5120 to find out what the current inventory is.  


Just Sold - 20 Douglas Ridge Close

(October 14, 2016)

This lovely home has just sold to some fantastic buyers!


May they love this home for many years to come!

If you or anyone you know is looking for your perfect house, drop us a line at 403-477-5120 and find out how we can help you succeed!  



New Mortgage Rules in Effect October 17th

(October 05, 2016)

On Monday, our Government of Canada Finance Minister, Bill Morneau announced some changes that will hugely affect mortgage qualification rules.

 
Effective October 17th, they will require that any INSURED mortgage (in most cases less than 20% down payment) qualify using the Bank of Canada Benchmark Rate, which is currently at 4.64%.
 
What does this mean for you?  
If you are buying a house and putting les... read more.

What Does BC’s New Foreign Tax Mean for Alberta Real Estate?

(October 04, 2016)

There has been some speculation that the new foreign tax policy implemented in the Vancouver area will be good for the Alberta real estate market.As a quick recap, the new rule says that any foreigner who buys residential property in the Vancouver area will have to pay an extra 15% tax as part of a B.C. government plan to slow the foreign speculation that many blame for making the region’s homes t... read more.

Different Opportunities for Condo and Single Family Home Buyers in Today’s Market

(October 04, 2016)

There is a lot of new coverage around what is happening in the Calgary and surrounding area real estate market right now, specifically when it comes to how different types of property is performing. Consumers looking to buy a condominium or a detached single family home find themselves in very different positions with different sets of unique opportunities. 
Condo sales so far this year plunged 19... read more.

Detached prices stabilise in soft market

(October 03, 2016)

City of Calgary, Oct. 3, 2016 – The segment of Calgary’s housing market with the greatest influence on the overall market is showing signs of pricing stability. The detached benchmark price totalled $503,400 in September, which is 3.3 percent below last year, but the second consecutive month at this price level.


While overall economic conditions remain soft, for now, the detached sector is demonstr... read more.