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New Calgary Home Buyers Guide – Choosing a Floor Plan

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How to Choose the Right Floor Plan When Buying a New Home One of the most exciting things about buying a new home in Calgary is getting to choose the floor plan. The type of lifestyle that you and your family live should ultimately weigh in on the one you choose as it will shape how you experience your home. From room size and … [Read more...]

New Calgary Home Buyers Guide – Choosing the Right House

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New Calgary Home Buyers Guide to Choosing the Right House Are you thinking about buying a new home in Calgary sometime soon? Whether you’re building from the ground up or are buying an already-built residence, you’ll want to make sure that you choose the right house and end up 100 percent satisfied with your purchase. So how … [Read more...]

5 Quick-Tips for Building a Home in Calgary

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Are You Building a Home in Calgary Sometime Soon? Building a home in Calgary is as exciting as it gets. A modern layout, customizable options and a never-before-lived-in home are just a few of the perks of building new. Unless you have your own building company, you'll have to acquire the services of a home builder in Calgary … [Read more...]

Alberta Housing Starts (Could) Reflect Economic Improvement

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Alberta New Housing Starts May Be Sign of Something Good... New housing starts are a good indicator of consumer confidence and can be used to assess where Alberta sits in its ever-changing economic cycle. Fortunately, home builders managed to find more new projects in February of 2017 in comparison to the previous month, … [Read more...]

Even 3 More Reasons to Buy a New Home in Calgary

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Even 3 More Reasons to Consider Buying a New Home in Calgary There’s several reasons as to why you should seriously consider buying a new construction home in Calgary versus resale. Here are a few more in addition to the previous six reasons we’ve discussed – see reasons #1 through to #6 below: 3 Reasons to Buy a New … [Read more...]

The Loop – New Townhomes in Evanston by Streetside

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The Loop New Townhomes Coming Soon to Evanston, NW Calgary The Loop is an exciting new townhome project by Streetside Developments found in one of Calgary’s most desirable northwest communities – Evanston. Search Evanston Calgary Homes for Sale now. Named after its spacious and low-density site design, the project consists of … [Read more...]

Alberta’s New Home Price Index Nearly Unchanged (Fall 2016)

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New Home Prices in Alberta Remain Stable According to a new housing price index, the current economic downturn in Alberta hasn’t done much at all to lower new home prices. In September of 2016, the index price remained virtually unchanged – at 99.4 – with the indexes default prices in 2007 set to 100. January of 2015 was when … [Read more...]

3 More Reasons to Buy a New Home in Calgary

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3 More Benefits of Buying a New Home in Calgary vs. Resale Why should you buy a new home in Calgary versus resale? New design and warranty, built-in customization and a fresh start are a few to name, but there are some not-so-obvious reasons that you should definitely consider the next time you are thinking about buying a … [Read more...]

Calgary Communities & New Home Permit Applications (2016)

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Mahogany, Cityscape Leading New Home Permit Applications According to the City of Calgary, Mahogany beats all other communities for amount of new single-family home permit applications with a total of 258 for the first 8 months of the year. The multiple award-winning lake community, by developer Hopewell Residential, also led … [Read more...]

5 Reasons to Buy a Home in Cougar Ridge, Calgary

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Why Should You Buy a Home in Cougar Ridge, SW Calgary? Life in Calgary’s westside is as good as it gets when living in Cougar Ridge! Established in 2001, the neighbourhood and its newer subdivision(s) have become a few of the most sought after places to live in the city. Why, you may ask? Well, here are 5 reasons why … [Read more...]