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15+ Reasons Why to Consider Moving to Calgary, Alberta

Why Consider Moving to Calgary, Alberta?Are you thinking about moving to Calgary? If you don't know too much about "the heart of the new west," then you'll definitely want to check out these 19 reasons (and counting) why relocating to Calgary may be of interest to you!Moving to another city or province can be a … [Read more...]

Calgary Ranks 4th for Highest Average Household Income in Canada

Latest Economic Downturn Takes a Hit on Calgary's Average Household Income Back in 2010, Avenue Magazine’s May edition reported that there were 215.8 millionaires in Calgary for every 100,000 people. At the time, this was the highest concentration in Canada. Toronto came in a distant second at 97.7 millionaires per 100,000 … [Read more...]

Alberta Economic Drivers: Arts and Culture

Arts and Culture Have Their Part to Play in Alberta There’s no denying that the Alberta’s energy industry is the one of the most important economic drivers for the province. But there are other contributors that have their own part to play in success of Alberta’s economy – our arts and culture are one of them. Established in … [Read more...]

Calgary is the Wealthiest in Canada

Calgary Leads Toronto and Vancouver as Wealthiest in Canada Another great study out this week shows Calgarians are actually the wealthiest in the country. High net worth Calgarians, those with at least $500,000 in net worth average $3.3 Million versus only $2.2 Million for Toronto and $2.1 Million for Vancouver. Calgary has … [Read more...]

Calgary – Canada’s Economic Epicentre

The Epicentre of Canada's Economy is Calgary               In 2011, 2 million square feet of office space was absorbed lowering office space vacancy to 5.01% Calgary has the highest amount of head offices … [Read more...]

Alberta Census and Oil Sands

Alberta Census - West Leads Canadian Growth Every year we seem to be annoyed by the Census Guy or Gal stopping by your door at what seems like the most inconvenient time, Well they have a method to their madness and this article is about to provide you with facts that will make you see how important these studies are for the … [Read more...]

20 Reasons to Love Calgary

20 Reasons and Counting Why I Love Calgary! Also known as "The Heart of the New West", Calgary is located in Alberta, Canada at the foothills of the Rocky Mountains and at the junction of the Bow and Elbow Rivers. Because of our location we get nice warm Chinook winds during the winters and we always have a lot of sun, in fact … [Read more...]

Calgary: Canada’s Economic Engine

Calgary Business and Economic facts and Figures Calgary #3 top - 10 major cities quality of life #10- top 10 Major Cities (against 405 cities in the Americas) FDI Magazine American Cities of the Future 2011-12 Calgary #3 overall (against 24 global cities) Global scorecard on Prosperity Toronto Board of Trade-2011 Calgary … [Read more...]

Calgary Multi-family Investment Search

Calgary Multi-family Investment Search Calgary has a very strong real estate and rental market. In recent years, the city has been the best in Canada when it comes to economic performance, job opportunities, average incomes, and population growth, all of which create a great market for multi-family investments. Calgary is also … [Read more...]

West is Best GDP Growth

Alberta Economic Growth to Lead Canada in 2012        2012 Economic GrowthCalgary is Canada's economic engine and Alberta is Canada's provincial leader for economic growth. Gross domestic product, one of the largest measures of economic prosperity … [Read more...]