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Calgary housing market expected to remain strong in 2022 after record-breaking 2021

Posted on Jan 25, 2022

City of Calgary, Jan. 25, 2022 – Housing market activity in 2022 is expected to moderate relative to record levels of activity in 2021, while remaining stronger than historical levels.

“Despite challenges with COVID-19, we are starting to see a turnaround in our job and migration numbers, and while interest rates are expected to rise, they remain re...

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2021 Record Year for Home Sales

Posted on Jan 07, 2022



City of Calgary, Jan. 4, 2022 – Thanks to exceptionally high sales in December, 2021 was a record year for home sales. Calgary sales reached 27,686 units this year, nearly 72 per cent higher than last year and over 44 per cent higher than the 10-year average.

“Concerns over inflation and rising lending rates likely created more urgency with buyers o...

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Looking to be a US Snowbird? Here is What You Need to Know 

Posted on Jan 07, 2022



How Long Can a Canadian Stay in the United States?
The period of time a Canadian can stay in the US is based on your unique case and whether you are entering on a visa or not. A Canadian can stay in the US for six months from the date of entry, BUT any exit and reentry reset the clock.

Extending Your Stay in the US
If you need to stay in the US longer...

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Why Getting an Annual Real Estate Review is Important

Posted on Jan 07, 2022


Your Real Estate investment is likely the biggest single expenditure in your lifetime so why not keep a pulse on its value? Life can happen fast and keeping a relationship with your trusted REALTOR® can benefit you in many ways.

1) You will learn the real time value of your highest valued asset.

2) Realtors can give you the real scoop on what is happ...

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Tips for Hanging Christmas Lights Outside

Posted on Dec 03, 2021


One of the most enjoyable Christmas projects is stringing colourful outdoor holiday lights. But planning and hanging a Santa-worthy display can take some time. Bring bright, holiday cheer to your family and passers with these tips to hanging Christmas lights outside. Here are a few holiday safety tips to keep in mind:

1. Choose waterproof, outdoor l...

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Persistent sellers' market conditions drive up prices

Posted on Dec 03, 2021



City of Calgary, Dec. 1, 2021 - Driven by growth in demand for all property types, there were 2,110 sales in November, just shy of the record for the month set in 2005.

“Lending rates are expected to increase next year, which has created a sense of urgency among purchasers who want to get into the housing market before rates rise,” said CREB® Chief...

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