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What’s the upside to a down condo market?

It’s not a new trend, we have been hearing about this for a while, the condo market is experiencing a down period. With an influx of new apartment buildings under construction or coming onto the market soon, condo inventory is high in Calgary, which is driving prices down. Not to mention the addition of resale […]

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Calgary’s Condo Craze: the Benefits of Apartments

There is a condo craze going on in Calgary right now, thanks in part due more affordable prices in the apartment market and a shift in desired lifestyles. Financial Post just published an interesting article profiling the rise in demand for condo living in Canadian cities like Calgary. “I definitely do not want a yard […]

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Progress on Multi-Family Recycling in Calgary

  More and more multi-family dwellings and condo boards/owners are taking up recycling options, now that there’s a year to go until it’s mandatory. City council made the decision to have apartments, condos and townhouses to have on-site recycling a while back, and it will take effect in February 2016. City council is already reporting […]

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Healthy Market for Condos for Sale in Calgary

Calgary’s condo market has been exceptionally healthy for quite some time now, but new numbers from the Summer 2014 Metropolitan Condo Outlook by the Conference Board of Canada, shows us just how hot things will get. Condo prices in Calgary are expected to rise up to 6.6% this year, and our city is leading the […]

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Home Alone: Tips for Solo Homebuyers

  There are plenty of single homebuyers in Calgary, it’s part of the reason condos continue to be popular in our city. Buying a home alone can be a great investment and set you up for future real estate purchases and investments as well. Here are some things to consider if you’re buying a home […]

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The Top Calgary Condo Buying Tips

  The condo market in Calgary is all the rave right now, as real estate records are being set in our city, and condos continue to be a hot investment. A great article in Style at Home, outlined 25 great tips for those who are in the process of buying a condo. We’ve outlined our […]

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A Lot More New Condo & Apartments for Sale Coming to Calgary

  A lack of supply in the condominium market is pushing a huge increase in apartment construction in Calgary right now. What may not be great news for those wanting to move into a condo right now, is great for those willing to wait for a brand new apartment. Demand for condos is huge in […]

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Enhanced Protection for Calgary Condo Owners: Bill 13

  Albertans who own condominiums will soon have more protection, as the province introduced Bill 13 this week: Condominium Property Amendment Act. More than 50 amendments are being proposed, including: • A new condo dispute tribunal • Improved disclosure of financial information and other necessary information to buyers • Updates to qualifications and standards of […]

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Top 10 Tips for Calgary New Condo Safety

  The condo market in Calgary continues to outperform the rest of the country, and whether your new to condo living or a seasoned apartment dweller, safety is always important.  Here are our top 10 condo safety tips: Unless you are moving into a brand new condo, you should get your locks changed upon moving […]

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Protecting Your Condo During Vacation

  With the warmer weather will come the increased desire to head out of town, whether on vacation or just a weekend getaway. While you’re away, be sure you take steps to protect your condo. • Review your insurance policy: since the natural disasters last summer, insurance companies are evaluating all claims for closely now. […]

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