April 2022

CREB®'s Q1 2022 Housing Market Report

Posted on Apr 22, 2022

City of Calgary, April 22, 2022 – 

The first quarter of 2022 saw record high sales activity, thanks to an increase in new listings. This provided some choice for buyers in comparison to the previous quarter, where sales exceeded the number of new listings.

Although there was an improvement in new listings, it was not enough to add significant supply...

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Five Items To Never Store In Your Garage

Posted on Apr 13, 2022

To keep your home safe and pest- free and your belongings in good shape, don’t ever store these items in your garage.

Pet Food
Storing pet food in your garage is basically inviting pests into your home for a delicious snack. If you must keep pet food in the garage (or even when it’s inside your house), be sure that it’s inside a tightly sealed plasti...

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Why Overpricing Your Home is a Terrible Decision

Posted on Apr 13, 2022

While it may be tempting to list your home for sale on the high side and ‘test the market’ or ‘negotiate down,’ overpricing your home will likely deter buyers, cause your home to stay on the market without much attention and eventually even expose you to getting a series of bad offers even lower than the price your home is actually worth.

Trying to...

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Record high sales seen again in March

Posted on Apr 07, 2022

City of Calgary, April 1, 2022 – For the second month in a row, sales activity not only reached a monthly high but also hit new record highs for any given month. Gains occurred across every property type as they all hit new record highs.

An increase in new listings this month helped support the growth in sales activity. However, inventories have rem...

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