January 2020

Calgary’s housing market expected to support more stable conditions in 2020

Posted on Jan 14, 2020

Calgary, Jan. 14, 2019 – Since the oil price crash, Calgary has faced job losses, wage reductions and tightening national housing policy. These factors have all contributed to the slower sales environment, excess supply and citywide price adjustments of more than 10 per cent.
However, as Calgary moves into the sixth year of this cycle, there are ind...

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Federal Change to the Canada Home Buyers Plan Launched January 1, 2020

Posted on Jan 05, 2020

The Home Buyers’ Plan (HBP) helps first-time home buyers save for a down payment by allowing them to withdraw up to $35,000 from a registered retirement savings plan to purchase or build a home without having to pay tax on the withdrawal.

Beginning in 2020, individuals who experience a breakdown of a marriage or common-law partnership—in the year of...

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Rediscover Alberta: with CIR REALTY’s 12 Month Alberta Experience Giveaways

Posted on Jan 05, 2020

#CIRISALBERTAPROUD—and we want you to be Alberta Proud too! That’s why this year we are giving you twelve chances to enter to win a fun experience each month that showcases why our province is such a great place to live!

From mountain adventures to brewery tours, to historic sightseeing across the prairies and overnight adventures in some of our mos...

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Calgary’s real estate market in December caps off 2019 with more signs of stability

Posted on Jan 03, 2020

Media release: Calgary’s real estate market in December caps off 2019 with more signs of stability

City of Calgary, January 2, 2019 – December sales improved to levels more consistent with activity recorded over the past five years. This follows weak sales activity last year.

A stronger second half in 2019 was enough to push annual sales up by one pe...

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