Calgary Real Estate News

22Sep 2017

Candidates spar at CREB® mayoral forum Calgary’s top three mayoral candidates discussed a variety of issues on Sept. 21 at CREB®’s Courageous Conversations, an exclusive forum focusing on housing-related issues critical to REALTORS® and the city. Candidates Andre Chabot and Bill Smith joined incumbent Naheed Nenshi in CREB®’s W. Frank Johns Auditorium as the candidates took verbal jabs […]

22Sep 2017

Tips for hot tub buying and ownership Having a hot tub at your home is a great way to relax with family and friends, while also providing some real therapeutic benefits. “It’s always been a health and wellness thing,” said Drew Christy, a client care specialist at Rocky Mountain Pools & Spas in Calgary. Christy […]

22Sep 2017

Alykhan Velji talks top design trends for 2018 Whether planning a design overhaul or revitalizing a favourite space, award-winning designer Alykhan Velji has his finger on the pulse of what’s up-and-coming in the design world. With that in mind, here are three of his predictions for Calgary’s top design trends in 2018. Retro Refined “Most […]

22Sep 2017

The low-profile appeal of Mayland Heights, an oft-overlooked gem in Calgary’s northeast Perched high on the bluff overlooking Deerfoot Trail in Calgary’s northeast sits the iconic Calgary Herald building. But few know that behind the iconic structure lies the thriving residential community of Mayland Heights. Originally named Crossroads, the community was annexed to the city […]

22Sep 2017

Katherine Moore found the perfect fixer-upper in cozy, mid-century, Montgomery bungalow Katherine Moore was a “maker” long before the trend became cool. She’s into canning (peaches are her delicious specialty), creates soap from scratch, designs clothing (she’s a designer by trade) and re-finishes furniture. But perhaps her greatest love is making her garden beautiful. So, […]

19Sep 2017

The 2017 Calgary Fall Home Show offers tips, tricks and inspiration for every type of homeowner “The show for every home.” That’s how Marketplace Events show manager Teri Salazar describes the Calgary Fall Home Show, which runs from Sept. 21 to 24 at the BMO Centre. “It doesn’t matter if you have a condo, a […]

19Sep 2017

HGTV Canada’s Tiffany Pratt brings energy and design expertise to the Calgary Fall Home Show Designer, author, maker and HGTV Canada star Tiffany Pratt hits the main stage at the Calgary Fall Home Show this weekend, where she’ll wow audiences with her down-to-earth design savvy, while imparting tips for creating charismatic and colourful design style. […]

15Sep 2017

Dalhousie offers old-world architecture and modern connectivity in Calgary’s northwest When it comes to location and convenient access to major thoroughfares, you can’t beat Calgary’s northwest neighbourhood of Dalhousie. Bounded on four sides by major roads – John Laurie Boulevard, Shaganappi Trail, Crowchild Trail and Sarcee Trail – Dalhousie is at the heart of it […]

15Sep 2017

Do your research before selling a second home Owning an investment property can provide useful income, while having a recreational property can provide a great place to spend time with family and friends. But if you are thinking it’s time to sell, some careful research is in order. “There’s a lot to consider when selling […]

15Sep 2017

Trevor Gibbs and Melissa Wellingtan doubled their living space with a new Airdrie townhome Trevor Gibbs and Melissa Wellingtan both love to whip up culinary gems in the kitchen – he loves to cook and she enjoys baking. But with a nine-year-old son, a 17-year-old cat, and the fact that Trevor works from home, space […]