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What to expect when buying an older home

You often hear people say that they “want a home with character.” They are looking for something with a big yard that isn’t just a regular cookie cutter home that you tend to see in new neighbourhoods. Who wouldn’t want to live in a Victorian-style home in an established neighbourhood? However, after you get an […]

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Tips for a quick home sale in the summer

Summer in Calgary is arguably the best time of year. The weather is warm and welcoming, there are plenty of activities and events outdoors and many people go on vacation. There are very few people stressed about buying or selling their home in the summer months. However, believe it or not, summer is not the […]

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Basic Bike Maintenance You Should Know

If you haven’t had a chance yet, this is the perfect time to strap on your helmet and hit the clear bike paths. If your bike has seen better days and needs a quick tune-up, here are a few tricks that will save you money and will have your bike ready for the summer months. […]

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St. Paddy’s Day inspiration: How to make your home a good luck charm

A rabbit’s foot, four-leaf clover or some fuzzy dice are the typical good luck charms people think of, but why not turn your entire home into a good luck charm? Mix Feng Shui with the luck of the Irish this season! Try some of these quick tricks to add that luck into your home: Fresh […]

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Selling your home? Stage it like a pro.

Selling your home is a huge endeavour – appearance is everything. We know it can be stressful to try and figure out what makes your home look its best, so here are a few tips to make potential buyers feel at home: Keep it tidy! A cluttered, messy home isn’t appealing to anyone. You want […]

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Maximalist vs. Minimalist Design

Over the years, the fad of minimalism has taken North America by storm. The open aesthetic gives a space that clean look and feel. Recently, however, maximalism has started to pick up steam. These opposing styles appeal to different people and both have their pros and cons. Minimalism is about only having what you need: […]

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Luxury Home Trends for 2019

For luxury home lovers, 2019 is a great opportunity to upgrade your interior design. Time to ditch what’s no longer working for you and embrace what you’re truly passionate about by filling your home with those trendy eye-catching pieces. Consider these top luxury home trends for 2019 on your next renovation, add-on or home-makeover. Feminine […]

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Tips for protecting your data

For consumers and businesses alike, safety and security in the digital age are admittedly becoming a challenge. Password protection, financial information security and maximizing Internet safety are all key to keeping your identity safe in 2019. If you are careless when it comes to Internet safety or are unfamiliar with data protection standards, your personal […]

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Divorce and real estate: what you really need to know

As a couple undergoes a divorce, they may quickly come to realize the emotional and financial consequences it will have on their lives. Focusing on personal finance and real estate in particular, a separation can come with major complications. If they own real estate together, most divorcing couples want to sell their joint property as […]

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How to organize your home for the New Year

January 1 marks the day when everyone starts trying to implement their New Year’s resolutions. Eating healthier, being more active, spending less money – there are plenty of reoccurring resolutions that are all centred around living a happier, healthier lifestyle. However, the most common resolution that resurfaces each year is to be more organized. Now, organization […]

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