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Alberta Housing Starts (Could) Reflect Economic Improvement

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

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

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)

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

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)

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

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...]

New Calgary Home Buyers Guide – Choosing a Builder

New Calgary Home Buyers Guide to Choosing the Right Builder If you are in the market for a new place, you should shop around as carefully and diligently for a builder as you do for the property itself. Whether you are buying a custom-built home, townhome or inner city infill, you want to be assured that the place you’re … [Read more...]

Calgary Region New Home Starts Increase in July 2016

Calgary New Home Starts Up for the First Time Since 2014 New home starts for both single-family and multi-family properties improved in the Calgary census metropolitan area last month (July 2016). Search Calgary Homes for Sale now. It was the first time that construction starts for new homes had increased on a year-over-year … [Read more...]

6 Biggest Mistakes New Home Buyers Make

Buying a New Home? Don't Make Any of These Mistakes! So the time has come to move out and on to something new - a new home that is! If this is you, do yourself a huge favour and make sure to not make any of these common mistakes that many new home buyers make. By doing so you will save time, money and heaps of stress - I … [Read more...]

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