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A portrait of first-time homebuyers

Every year, Genworth Canada surveys first-time homebuyers across the country to get a better understanding of the marketplace for those diving into real estate for the first time. The 2017 survey results were released recently, and here’s some of the key findings: 71 per cent were renters 41 per cent of buyers purchased a home […]

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How to decorate for Halloween (and be respectful, too)

Halloween is this coming Tuesday, and if you’re big into this celebration or have kids, you probably have plans to get your home into the Halloween decor spirit. While decorating your home for this occasion can be fun, it’s important to always be aware of our neighbours too. Here’s how to decorate for Halloween and […]

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Calgary’s Best: Crescent Heights

The verdict is in, Avenue Magazine released the rankings of Calgary’s Best Neighbourhoods, and over the coming weeks, we are going to delve into the investment opportunity and benefits of each of the top 10 communities. In the tenth spot, is Crescent Heights: 6,097 population 79 walk score 66 transit score 1 off-leash park Crescent Heights […]

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The important fire prevention tips for condo owners

Today it was released that the wildfire that tore through Airdrie on Tuesday was started by a cigarette that was discarded unsafely. When it comes to fire prevention at home and in our communities, we all have to be diligent. However, people who live in apartment buildings have some special considerations to keep in mind […]

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Calgary’s Best: Downtown Core

The verdict is in, Avenue Magazine released the rankings of Calgary’s Best Neighbourhoods, and over the coming weeks, we are going to delve into the investment opportunity and benefits of each of the top 10 communities. In the number nine spot, is the community of Downtown Core: 8,758 population 93 walk score 84 transit score 0 […]

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Everything you need to know for Election Day on Monday

Monday, October 16th is Election Day in Calgary, your chance to exercise your civil right and vote on mayoral candidates, City councillors and school board trustees. Every Canadian citizen has the right to vote. It is how Canadians choose which leaders represent them. Voting is a responsibility that all Canadians should exercise. Your community is […]

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Calgary’s Best: Arbour Lake

The verdict is in, Avenue Magazine released the rankings of Calgary’s Best Neighbourhoods, and over the coming weeks, we are going to delve into the investment opportunity and benefits of each of the top 10 communities. In the number eight spot, is the community of Arbour Lake: 10,921 population 46 walk score 43 transit score 0 off-leash […]

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Exploring Calgary as a Tourist

Today is Tourism Day in Canada, and in celebration of that, we are sharing the top tourist destinations in Calgary, according to Google. Whether you’re new to the city or not, being a tourist in the place you live can help you rediscover all the great things our city has. Heritage Park: historical park, 1900 Heritage Drive SW […]

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How to sell your home during Autumn months

September 22nd marks the first day of Autumn, and you may be surprised to learn that this is actually a popular time for home sellers to hit the market. Many people look to list their homes this time of year so they can get moving over and done with before snow blankets the ground. It’s also […]

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Calgary’s Best: Bridgeland/Riverside

The verdict is in, Avenue Magazine released the rankings of Calgary’s Best Neighbourhoods, and over the coming weeks, we are going to delve into the investment opportunity and benefits of each of the top 10 communities. In the number seven spot, is the community of Bridgeland/Riverside: 6,052 population 68 walk score 63 transit score 3 off-leash parks […]

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