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Controlling Indoor Moisture & Humidity

Posted on Nov 02, 2022



Humid air and damp surfaces in your home can lead to bad odours, mould and mildew, or even damage to paint, wallpaper or furniture. Your best bet for controlling moisture buildup is minimizing cool surfaces and reducing humidity.
 
Storm doors and windows minimize cool surfaces in the winter by separating the interior from the cold, outside air. Doub...

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Homeowner's Insurance: How To Document Your Possessions

Posted on Nov 02, 2022



Completing an inventory of your home will help you gauge the coverage of your policy and also make sure that you are protecting yourself now rather than trying to do it after something has happened. There are obvious things that come to mind like large ticket items, but the things you use everyday are just as important and sometimes easily forgotte...

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Sales remain stronger than pre-covid levels

Posted on Nov 02, 2022



City of Calgary, Nov. 1, 2022 – October sales eased compared to last year’s levels, mostly due to slower activity in the detached sector.However, with 1,857 sales this month, levels are still stronger than long-term trends and activity reported prior to the pandemic. Year-to-date sales have reached 26,823 and with only two months to go, 2022 will l...

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Fall Maintenance: Closing Up the pipes 

Posted on Oct 11, 2022

As the cold weather approaches, there is an easy, yet very crucial task to complete for proactive homeowners this fall season. By shutting off and draining the pipes of your exterior faucets, you can prevent both internal and external damage to your home. To avoid having an unwanted pool party in your basement this winter, here is a general run dow...

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An Incentive for First Time Home Buyer

Posted on Oct 11, 2022

A shared equity mortgage, the First-Time Home Buyer Incentive, provides support for one of the largest investments of your life. The Government of Canada will share in both the upside and downside of the property value. To relieve some of the financial burdens, eligible first-time home buyers can finance a portion of their home purchase, as long as...

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Demand shifting to more affordable options

Posted on Oct 04, 2022

SEPTEMBER HOUSING MARKET UPDATE

Strong sales for condominium apartment and row properties was not enough to offset declines reported for other property types. This caused city sales to ease by nearly 12 per cent compared to last year.

However, with 1,901 sales in September, activity is still far stronger than levels achieved prior to the pandemic and...

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