Calgary Real Estate News

24Mar 2017

Hard work and resilience has turned High River into a reinvigorated, thriving community There were doubters, those who believed High River couldn’t possibly survive the devastation of the 2013 flood. Well, they’re being proven wrong. “The town utilized a ‘build it back better’ mentality,” said Jodi Dawson, the town’s manager of economic development. After spending […]

24Mar 2017

City report shows lagging need for more affordable housing options It’s no secret that affordable housing is hard to come by in Calgary. Plenty of studies, including several by the municipal government, have pointed to this problem in the past. Yet none have been able to provide a comprehensive picture – until now. Earlier this […]

24Mar 2017

Joshua Ferguson (right in photo) has over a decade of experience working as plumber. He owns and operates a successful plumbing business, Lumberjack Plumbing, with his partner Jordan Newman. CREB®Now caught up with Ferguson to ask him a few key questions about plumbing and how consumers can cut consumption. CREB®Now:  Most people don’t think about […]

24Mar 2017

Major condo developer is making big investments in the Calgary and Edmonton markets This year, Brad Lamb will finish one condo project and start construction on another, while purchasing two other substantial parcels of land in Calgary’s downtown core. To say the Toronto developer, president of Lamb Development Corp., is confident in the city – […]

24Mar 2017

With another spring melt approaching, the risk of flooding is still a concern for many Albertans, despite protective measures Almost four years after the Calgary flood of 2013, flood-damaged areas have been rebuilt and efforts are underway to protect the city with new flood mitigation measures. In riverside communities, such as Sunnyside, which was mostly […]

24Mar 2017

With plenty to see and do, the Municipal District of Foothills may be your next day-trip destination South of Calgary lies the Municipal District of Foothills. Okotoks, High River, Black Diamond, Turner Valley and Longview are all within the district’s boundaries, an area that encompasses some 3,600 square kilometres of ranchlands and rolling foothills. According […]

17Mar 2017

East Village development is in full swing as master plan takes shape The ambitious master plan and vision for East Village, which was years in the making, is bearing fruit these days with an unprecedented level of construction taking place and more to come. Two key blocks in the neighbourhood are the next big projects […]