Widening Bow Trail Project

By: Mark Lukwinski

Widening Bow Trail Project

Tags: Bow Trail, Calgary Ring Road, Ring Road, Construction

Update on Bow Trail Widening Project   With Bow Trail all dug up and disheveled, we bring you an update this week with what the plans are for this project.    Construction in the area is supposed to be limited to weekdays and Saturdays, between the hours of 7am and 7pm, though some Sunday work may be required. The focus of this large construction project is to add a lane on Bow Trai...Read More

Things to do in Calgary week of September 3rd

By: Mark Lukwinski

Things to do in Calgary week of September 3rd

Tags: Labour Day, Calgary Events, YYC events

  School's back in, and here are some things you can do today on this last day of summer break. We've also included some things to look forward to for the week ahead. 1) Labour Day Classic at McMahon Stadium. It's called a classic for a reason and today at 1pm the battle between the Stamps and Eskimos will be going down. 2) Xenia Concerts at the Jack Singer Concert Hal...Read More

Smart Appliances for your home

By: Mark Lukwinski

Smart Appliances for your home

Tags: smart appliances, home technology,

September brings a return to crazy routines and schedules with kids being back in school and all sorts of sports and clubs resuming too. Juggling Life requires more planning on the home front so this week on our blog, we’re looking into how your house can be managed and juggled remotely while you’re shuffling from the ice rink to the dance studio. Smart appliances are literally all the...Read More

Things to do in Calgary the week of August 26th.

By: Mark Lukwinski

Things to do in Calgary the week of August 26th.

Tags: YYC Events, YYC

Some kids are already back in school, but most are settling into their last week of vacation before school begins again next week.   Take today to enjoy Sunday with them and then, this final week. Going forward into September we will share what’s happening in the next coming week, not just the weekend. So, if you’re looking to plan something for today and this last week of summer ...Read More

Things to do in Calgary August 18th and 19th.

By: Mark Lukwinski

Things to do in Calgary August 18th and 19th.

Tags: things to do in YYC, YYC events, Calgary

There are just three weekends left before the kids are all back in school, so seize the days and make them count! Here are our picks for things to do this weekend in Calgary, despite the smoky air. 1) Global Fest. The annual festival of all things Fireworks runs staggered over a few days over the next week. There are nightly shows, food stands and music, too!  2) Some of us love Halloween m...Read More

Tips for staying healthy amid smoky air

By: Mark Lukwinski

Tips for staying healthy amid smoky air

Tags: forest fires, smoky air, air quality index, yyc

This air quality over our city lately has been so impacted by the forest fires from BC and though for most people the air poses no health risk, here are some things to keep in mind to protect oneself, especially if you're taking care of the elderly and small children.   Levels of air quality health are measured on a scale of 1-10, where anything past 7 is considered to be dangerous and ...Read More

Renters for a Weekend or a While: What’s the Best Use of Your Investment Property?

By: Mark Lukwinski

Renters for a Weekend or a While: What’s the Best Use of Your Investment Property?

Tags: Investors, Landlords, Investment Property, VRBO, AirBNB, Rental Market

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Things to do in Calgary August 10-12th.

By: Mark Lukwinski

Things to do in Calgary August 10-12th.

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

It’s going to be a hot one this weekend, and with the smoky haze, it may make it more difficult to be outside. They’re calling for rain on Saturday which should help on both accounts, so while we hope the weather man is right this time in his forecast, here are 10 things you can do in the city this weekend!   The Rothney Astrophysical Observatory is the place to be this weekend...Read More

Investing in Recreational Properties

By: Mark Lukwinski

Investing in Recreational Properties

Tags: vacation homes, recreational properties, secondary homes, BC homes, Ontario homes

  Thinking of getting a recreational property sometime soon? Now’s the time to invest in one since according to a recent 2018 Re/Max Recreational Omnibus Survey, prices of properties have increased on average by 13% over the last 12 months. The survey encompassed various spots across Canada and out of all the locations sampled, 78% of them reported an increase in price from last summer...Read More

Things to do in Calgary August 4-6.

By: Mark Lukwinski

Things to do in Calgary August 4-6.

Tags: Calgary events, things to do Calgary, YYC

Happy Long weekend!! We’ve dug a little deeper on the interweb to bring you 10 things to do this weekend in Calgary. Let’s get to it:   Sunfest! Today from 11am to 6pm, there are many activites taking place 9th Ave, the main street, in Inglewood. Music, street performers, bouncy castles, patios and all this summer are going down in a fun setting! Want to go on a little road tri...Read More