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20 Amazing Historical Pictures of Calgary, Alberta

20 Historical Photos of Calgary You'll Love! If you’ve been to Europe or Asia, chances are you’ve seen some structures that are hundreds, if not thousands of years old. In Calgary, the most historical buildings you’ll see were built in the early 1900s unless you head to Fort Calgary. Who was the founder of Fort Calgary? All of … [Read more...]

Top 10 New Restaurants in Calgary in 2019

Ten of the Best New Restaurants in Calgary in 2019 In a city as big as Calgary, there’s quite a few new restaurants opening their doors every few months in and around town. Here’s a list of our favourite new restaurants + food and drink spots in Calgary that you need to check out if you haven’t already. Chronic … [Read more...]

10 Exciting Things Happening in East Village in 2019

East Village in 2019: What to ExpectIt’s almost March, and we haven’t had the opportunity to discuss what’s new and what to expect in East Village in 2019! From new condominiums and businesses to announced activities and events, there’s lots to be excited about in East Village this year!If you’ve heard of East Village … [Read more...]

3 Reasons to Buy Real Estate in Garrison Woods

Why Should You Buy a Home in Garrison Woods?Garrison Woods is a popular inner city community in the southwest. What makes this neighbourhood such a hit with locals?Garrison Woods residents enjoy the same benefits that their neighbours in Altadore do. After all, these communities are side-by-side and Garrison Woods makes … [Read more...]

Ruth’s Chris Downtown Calgary Restaurant Review

Calgaryism's Restaurant Review for Ruth's ChrisOver the years I’ve been to this outstanding restaurant several times and realized I’ve never gotten to writing a review. If there’s any restaurant in Calgary that deserves to be recognized for its outstanding food and service, it’s Ruth’s Chris. Located in the base of the … [Read more...]

When Was the City of Calgary Founded?

When Was Calgary Founded? In 1875...Calgary, Alberta, Canada, was originally founded in 1875 by a detachment of North West Mounted Police (NWMP). This group of 150 men marched west across the prairies from Fort Dufferin, Manitoba, arriving in the summer of 1874.After staying the winter in harsh and unfamiliar territory … [Read more...]

Best Inner City Parks in Calgary

Best Inner City Parks in Calgary, Alberta Calgary is known for having one of the largest pathway systems in North America as well as one of the largest urban parks in Canada. It's also known for having a huge number of parks, with the inner city area being of no exception.While suburban communities in Calgary have more … [Read more...]

Altadore Community Profile: Schools, Demographics & More

Altadore Calgary Community Profile The inner city community of Altadore in southwest Calgary is highly sought-after by many home buyers looking for the most out of their neighbourhood.Known for its near-river location, direct access to the Marda Loop BIA and custom new infills, the community was established in 1945 with … [Read more...]

Cody Battershill: 4th Top Producer at REMAX House of Real Estate (2018)

Cody Battershill: 4th Top Individual Producer at REMAX House of Real Estate in 2018Just recently I was named the 4th top individual producer in my office at REMAX House of Real Estate for the 2018 calendar year. With hundreds of agents based out of our branch, I am more than honoured to receive this award!Earlier this … [Read more...]

Best Valentine’s Day Date Ideas in Calgary (2019)

What to Do this Valentine’s Day in Calgary? What should you do for Valentine's Day in Calgary? To start, a romantic dinner is a more than a good idea for all you who are looking to impress that special someone. If you haven’t booked a dinner at a restaurant just yet, you'll want to do so before its slim pickings for … [Read more...]