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Why CIR Realty?

Posted on Dec 03, 2021



REALTORS® face a constant evolving environment. This includes changes to industry requirements, to the market and economy, new consumer expectations and behaviours and a realm of additional factors that challenge our business and potentially our ability to serve our clients. This is why choosing a real estate brokerage with a strong local history a...

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How CIR Realty's 'Coming Soon' Program Can Help You Sell Your Home Faster

Posted on Nov 02, 2021



You have decided it is the right time to list your home for sale—congratulations! Now it’s time to discuss your marketing plan, which may include a ‘Coming Soon’ period. 

A ‘Coming Soon’ listing is a real estate listing that has not yet been added to the MLS system, but is set to come onto the system often within just a few weeks. This means that th...

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Market Continues To Favour The Seller In October

Posted on Nov 02, 2021



City of Calgary, Nov. 1, 2021 - There were 2,186 sales in October, a record high for the month and over 35 per cent higher than longer-term averages. Year-to-date sales are on pace to hit new record highs and are currently 61 per cent higher than average activity recorded over the past five years and 42 per cent higher than 10-year averages.

“Moving...

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Five Ways To Reduce Your Heating Bill

Posted on Nov 02, 2021



Winter is coming and your energy bill is starting to creep up. Here are a few tips to keep your costs manageable during colder months:

Dust your vents
This can be an easy, effective way for lowering your heating bills. Dust acts as a natural insulator and can block some of the hot air from heating your home.

Turn on your ceiling fans
Most ceiling fans...

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Q3 2021 Calgary & Region Quarterly Update Report here.

Posted on Oct 20, 2021

The pace of growth and level of sales have eased from the record highs seen in the second quarter, but with 6,628 sales, this was the best third quarter since 2014.

Much of the strength in demand was likely driven by the low-lending-rate environment and increased savings among those whose incomes were not impacted by COVID-19 shutdowns.

"Sales have s...

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Sales Remain Strong in September

Posted on Oct 04, 2021



City of Calgary, Oct. 1, 2021 – Residential sales totalled 2,162 in September, nearing the record high for the month recorded in 2005. Further gains in new listings likely supported some of the sales growth that occurred this month.

“While sales activity in the fall tends to be slower than in the spring months, the continued strong sales are likely...

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