What Common-Law Couples should know before buying a house together

September 21st, 2015
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The number of common-law couples in Canada rose 13.9 per cent between 2006 and 2011, according to the latest data from Statistics Canada. While there’s no Canadian data on how many of those couples choose to purchase instead of rent, a 2013 study in the U.S by Coldwell Banker Real Estate found that 17 per cent of couples bought a home before they were married, with tha ...

Calgary's Luxury Market

September 9th, 2015
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Sales of homes priced over $1 million were up year-over-year in Toronto, Vancouver, Montreal and Victoria in the first seven months of the year. Calgary was the exception; sales in the $1 million range decreased 28 per cent over the same period in 2014.

 In Calgary, a healthy 2.3 to 2.5 months’ supply of inventory in the $1 million plus range has brought a more balanc ...

A New Generation of Homebuyer

September 8th, 2015

Millennials are the new generation of homebuyers, born between 1980 and 1995.
They were raised by doting parents who told them they are special, played in little leagues with no winners or losers, or all winners. The workplace has become a psychological battlefield and the millennials have the upper hand, because they are tech savvy, with every gadget imaginable almost ...

334 860 MIDRIDGE Drive, Calgary, Alberta

September 5th, 2015

I just finished uploading this Condo for sale, 334 860 MIDRIDGE Drive, Calgary, Alberta

This beautifully maintained 1093 sq ft end unit has loads of natural light that flows through the entire space. As you enter the property you are greeted by hardwood floors that span the entire main level (except master bedroom). The galley kitchen has newer appliances and hand painted cupboards with a hand ...

2343 PALISADE Drive, Calgary, Alberta

September 2nd, 2015

I just finished uploading this House for sale, 2343 PALISADE Drive, Calgary, Alberta

Welcome to this fantastic bungalow in the desirable community of Palliser. Excellent location on a tree-lined street backing onto a play ground. Steps from one of the top-rated public elementary and Junior high schools in Calgary-Nelli McClung School and the Palliser community centre. As you enter the home you ...