November 2016

Far from Conventional

Posted on Nov 14, 2016

Vivid Colors Bridge the Past to the Present in This Updated Victorian

Updated patterns, textures, and colors distance this London Victorian terrace house from conventionality, yet enough unique details remain to mark its original period.

“I could picture the entire house in my head way before it was done,” says Emma Pocock, one-half of Turner Pocock...

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New Price! Sophisticated Infill in Bowness

Posted on Nov 04, 2016

Come check out this sophisticated infill in Bowness.  With a new and improved price, this fantastic home is sure to please.

We are holding an Open House this Sunday, November 6th from 2-4pm... Perfect opportunity to stop by!

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Using the City of Calgary’s Leaf and Pumpkin Composting Program

Posted on Nov 04, 2016

The 2016 Leaf and Pumpkin Composting Program runs from Saturday, Sept 24 to Sunday, November 6, 2016.

Bring your bagged leaves and
pumpkins to one of the 35 drop-off locations conveniently located throughout the city.

Not only does this make cleanup easier for you, but you can feel great in doing your part knowing that these materials will be composte...

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Finance Minister Announces Changes to Mortgage Qualification Rules

Posted on Nov 04, 2016

On October 2nd changes to Canada’s mortgage qualifying rules were announced by our Finance Minister. As of Oct 17, a stress test used for approving high-ratio mortgages will be applied to all new insured mortgages—including those where the buyer has more than 20% for a down payment.

The stress test is aimed at assuring the lender that the home buyer...

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Home sales rebound in October

Posted on Nov 01, 2016

For the first time in two years, sales activity in October resembled normal levels. City-wide sales totaled 1,644 units, which is an increase of nearly 16 percent over last year.

“The shift in sales activity this month is likely related to the new mortgage rule changes, inventory gains in the lower price ranges and further price adjustments,” said C...

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