Things to do in Calgary this week-July 15th-21st

By: Mark Lukwinski

Things to do in Calgary this week-July 15th-21st

Tags: Events YYC, Things to do in Calgary YYC

Stampede is over for yet another year and if you are asking yourself what else is there to do in Calgary in mid-July, let us give you some suggestions. Here’s our 10 picks for things to do in Calgary this week!   Fiestaval Latin Festival hits Calgary this Friday, July 19th, till Sunday. Taking place in Olympic Plaza, there will be Latin singing, music, food, and more!  Cal...Read More

Buyer's Remorse

By: Mark Lukwinski

Buyer's Remorse

Tags: buyer's remorse, what if, should have, what to do

Buyer’s remorse is a common feeling that happens when you purchase something and then start to over think it. Maybe it was too expensive, maybe it was a purchase you really didn’t need, or maybe you just don’t like the item you purchased at all.    You’d be surprised to learn that 51% of home buyers experience the same feelings when they buy a new home. They expec...Read More

Things to do in Calgary this week-July 8th-15th.

By: Mark Lukwinski

Things to do in Calgary this week-July 8th-15th.

Tags: Things to do in YYC, Events YYC, Calgary , Stampede

Stampede is in full swing and though there’s lots to do around this iconic event, there are other things going on in Calgary for those who don’t want to hit the grounds and midway! Here’s our list, pick and choose as suits you best! For those hitting the grounds, Happy Stampeding!!!   The Calgary Stampede. There is so much going on around town with pancake breakfasts, Wil...Read More

A history of the Calgary Stampede

By: Mark Lukwinski

A history of the Calgary Stampede

Tags: Calgary Stampede, YYC Events, Greatest Outdoor Show on Earth

  Tomorrow is the sneak-a-peek to the Greatest Outdoor Show on Earth so this week, we thought we'd look at the history of the Stampede and how it came to be. Back in 2012 the Stampede celebrated its centennial anniversary so given that it's a historical and important event for our town, we thought we'd dive into uncovering some interesting facts about it. Take a read and impress ...Read More

Things to do in Calgary this week-July 1st-July 8th

By: Mark Lukwinski

Things to do in Calgary this week-July 1st-July 8th

Tags: Things to do in YYC, Events YYC, Calgary

Canada Day and the start of Stampede, all in one week! Another wicked busy week awaits for Calgary but before we list our top 10 things to do in Calgary this week, we also wanted to wish everyone a wicked Canada Day! We are spending it out in Radium, but whatever you end up doing, have a fantastic time celebrating our nation and all the splendor it brings all of us.     Canada Day eve...Read More

Building a home in Calgary?! We can help with that.

By: Mark Lukwinski

Building a home in Calgary?! We can help with that.

Tags: new build, calgary build, new homes calgary

The school year is ending and perhaps now you’ve decided that you want to tackle on your next big summer project: building a new home! Everyone knows the benefits of hiring a realtor when buying or selling your home, but we’ve had numerous clients give us a puzzling look when we tell them that when they build their home, we can help them with this investment too.   Buying a home t...Read More

Things to do in Calgary this week-June 24th-July 1st

By: Mark Lukwinski

Things to do in Calgary this week-June 24th-July 1st

Tags: Events YYC, Things to do in Calgary, YYC

  Here it is, the last week of school. Just a few more days and the kids are all set free into summer bliss so it is no coincidence this week's feature photo depicts distillery barrels.  Before you embark on all your summer plans, here are some things you can do this week in Calgary!   Canada Day is upon us, there are so many events going on around town to celebrat...Read More

Paint first or Floors first?

By: Mark Lukwinski

Paint first or Floors first?

Tags: #DIY #floors #painting #calgaryreno

  Doing several renovations at home can be overwhelming in the sense that you don’t know where to begin and what item to tackle first.   A common debate exists about whether one should do walls before or after the floor is changed. We wanted to weigh in with some opinions and also get yours!   The more websites we read, the more apparent this debate is. Looking at your house...Read More

Things to do in Calgary this week-June 17th-June 24th

By: Mark Lukwinski

Things to do in Calgary this week-June 17th-June 24th

Tags: Events YYC, Things to do in Calgary, YYC

So many things were going on in Calgary last week, let’s carry on this week! June is half done, but there’s still half the fun to be had as we approach being halfway through 2019! Read on below to read about what's going on this week in Calgary.    The Sled Island is on. It is a free event, open to all ages and has music and  food trucks and the most per...Read More

Millennials purchasing Recreational Properties

By: Mark Lukwinski

Millennials purchasing Recreational Properties

Tags: Millennials, Recreational Properties

We hear news updates often about how Millennials are delaying the purchase of their first home due to housing prices yet, a recent survey from RE/MAX reveals that 56% of Millennials surveyed are in the market to purchase a recreational property.    Their survey showed that 40 percent of Canadians are currently looking for a recreational property and out of that 40 percent, 56 percent of ...Read More