Calgary Inner City Blog

What’s up in the Calgary & Area Real Estate Market?

Inventory increases and sales drop in September, but overall sales for the year remain higher than last year. City of Calgary, October 2, 2017 – Strong gains in the first-half of 2017 has put the Calgary year-to-date sales at seven per cent above last years’ levels and 11 per cent below long-term averages, but challenges remain […]

Oct 4, 2017
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
Making Your Kitchen More Attractive to Buyers

What’s one of the most important rooms in your home? When it comes to selling your property quickly, and for the best price, the answer is clearly the kitchen. In fact, one of the most common explanations a particular buyer gives for not making an offer is, “I liked the house, but I wasn’t too keen on the kitchen.” That doesn’t […]

Sep 12, 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
Pros & Cons of New Construction

Are you considering buying a home? If so, you know getting started is among the toughest steps; establishing budget, finding a REALTOR® and truly coming to know what type of home you want. Is a condo right for you? Are you interested in renovated properties? Planned communities? New versus old? That last consideration gives many potential […]

Apr 24, 2016
The most important part of a Condo Purchase or Sale are the Condo Documents.

Whether you’re buying or selling a condo, the most important part of the transaction are the condo documents. They basically state how healthy the condo is and how the condo board governs. Each condo has different bylaws or rules and they affect whether you can have pets, satellite dishes and detail the responsibilities of the owner, to name […]

Dec 13, 2015
Calgary’s Real Estate Update for August 2015

Here’s a quick snapshot of Calgary’s Real Estate Update for August 2015. For a more detailed report, please call us at 403.478.3258 or fill out the form.

Aug 9, 2015
Calgary’s New Condos

With the population growing at a quick pace, so are New Condo developments. Below are a few of Calgary’s New Condos (click the headings for more info). The Orchard (Victoria Park) Number of Stories: 31 Number of Units: 485 Unit Sizes: 512 to 1986 SqFt Prices: from $249,900 Bridgeland Hill (Bridgeland) Number of Stories: 4 Number of […]

Nov 20, 2014
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