Calgary Inner City Blog

10 Best Kept Secret for Buying a House!

Buying Secret #10: Keep Your Money Where It Is It’s not wise to make any huge purchases or move your money around three to six months before buying a new home. You don’t want to take any big chances with your credit profile. Lenders need to see that you’re reliable and they want a complete […]

Feb 21, 2017
17 Reasons Calgary is Awesome!!

When the New York Times bestowed upon Calgary the 17th spot on its annual 52 Places to Go list, it had some people scratching their heads. Frankly, after the extended winter of 2014, it’s understandable that locals would be a little shy to recommend our fair city as a must-visit destination, but we mustn’t forget […]

Jan 25, 2017
20 Things to do in Calgary without Breaking the Bank!

20 Things to Do in Calgary Under $20 You don’t have to break to bank to experience Calgary’s hallmark attractions! 1. Calgary Tower The iconic Calgary Tower opened in 1968 and is a staggering 190.8 meters high (626 feet). Don’t worry, you don’t have to climb its 762 steps—two 25-passenger, high-speed elevators soar to the […]

Dec 21, 2016
Holiday Hosting Tips:

Planning a party or hosting overnight guests this holiday season? The preparation can be a lot to tackle all at once. That’s why we’re covering the prep one week at a time — so by the time the big day comes, much of your work will already be done. Below you’ll find tips on getting […]

Dec 14, 2016
Inglewood: Calgary’s Indie Community

Follow 9th avenue east, past the tall buildings of downtown and you will eventually hit a bridge that will lead you straight into the heart of Calgary’s history: Inglewood. The multifarious community of Inglewood was Calgary’s original downtown and is the city’s oldest neighbourhood. Eclectic shops, some of Calgary’s tastiest eateries and various music venues, […]

Jun 20, 2016
Benefits of using a REALTOR® to Sell your Home

Selling your home is a complex process that can be stressful and time-consuming. An experienced REALTOR® has the knowledge, skills, and connections to help you through the process every step of the way. Consider the following benefits of working with a REALTOR®: Professional Experience: With knowledge and training in marketing strategy, negotiation tactics, and the workings […]

May 29, 2016
Canada Day Events in Calgary

Here a few events to check out Canada Day Events in Calgary! Heritage Park Location: 1900 Heritage Drive SW Starts: Wednesday, July 1, 2015 – 09:30 am Ends: Wednesday, July 1, 2015 – 05:00 pm Price: $25.75(15-64); $13.25(3-6); $18.50(7-14); $20.25(65+) Website: Celebrate Canada Day the old fashioned way. The first 2015 guests through the gates before 10:30 am […]

Jun 30, 2015
Calgary’s most expensive homes on the MLS

Everyone would love to own a mansion! Unfortunately, reality sets in and we can only view them from afar. Here are the top 3 most expensive homes on Calgary’s MLS (2 of them are condos).

Jun 11, 2014
37th Street Barber Shop

I came across a new barber shop in my area (Rutland Park) called 37th Street Barber Shop. Being what some might call a barber shop drifter, I thought I would check it out. I’m glad I did! The shop is quite funky with white barber chairs contrasted by the red chairs in the sitting room, which […]

May 17, 2014
Mission – Calgary’s Trendiest Community

Nestled in the SW quadrant of Calgary’s inner city lies the quaint and trendy community of Mission. This vibrant community borders the elbow river and boasts an eclectic mix of shops, restaurants, parks and recreation centres. Although it was one of the communities most impacted by Calgary’s tragic flood this past Summer, Mission is still one […]

Apr 11, 2014