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Inventory Rises, but Seller's Market Conditions Persist

Posted on Jun 02, 2021



City of Calgary, June 1, 2021 –With 2,989 sales, housing market activity hit a new May record.

Despite strong levels of sales, they did trend down relative to last month. Additionally, there were 4,562 new listings, causing seasonally adjusted inventory levels to increase over last month."The recent gains in prices have encouraged more homeowners to...

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How to Repair a Lawn

Posted on Jun 02, 2021




Using Grass Seed:
Using a sharp spade or shovel, cut the area around the dead turf.

Use the flat part of the spade to lift off the dead turf.

Because you are removing at least a couple of inches of thatch and grass, fill in the area with some clean topsoil to keep it level with the rest of the yard.

Rake out the area until it is smooth and there are no...

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Tips On Improving in Home Air Quality

Posted on Jun 02, 2021




Often taken for granted, air quality is an important factor in our day to day lives—both outside, as well as inside our homes and workplaces. Children, people with asthma, and the elderly may be especially sensitive to indoor pollutants, but even healthy individuals can experience effects on their health years later after repeated exposure to indoo...

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Why You Need to Monitor Your Payment History

Posted on May 06, 2021

Your payment history is the most important factor for 
your credit score.

To Improve Your Payment History:
- Always make your payments on time
- Make at least the minimum payment if you can’t pay the full amount that you owe
- Contact the lender right away if you think you’ll have trouble paying a bill
- Don’t skip a payment even if a bill is in dispute

Us...

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When to Fertilize Your Lawn

Posted on May 06, 2021

The best time to fertilize your lawn is in the fall while grass is growing and storing nutrients. Early fall means cooler weather with warm soil and ample rain, creating the perfect environment for grass to develop strong roots and grass seeds to germinate. An application of nitrogen-rich, slow-release fertilizer around Labor Day will feed your law...

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Demand for homes remains high with record sales in April 

Posted on May 06, 2021

City of Calgary, May 3, 2021 –There were 3,209 sales in April, a new record high for the month, as Calgary's housing market continues to bounce back from the pandemic lows recorded in 2020.
"Despite entering the third wave of COVID-19, there is more optimism of economic recovery when the economy re-opens," said CREB® chief economist Ann-Marie Lurie...

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