SCA Community Association Events & Activities

By: Mark Lukwinski

SCA Community Association Events & Activities

Tags: Strathcona, Christie Estates, Aspen Woods, Calgary Communities, Calgary Events, Christmas Fair, Arts & Crafts

COMING UP AT THE SCA …                              SCA CA December e-newsletter   Christmas Craft Fair Saturday, December 1, 10 am – 4 pm Get a head start on your holiday shopping and join us for this popular annual event!  Over 40 vendors will participate with unique handmade gift...Read More

Writing an Offer for your Home

By: Mark Lukwinski

Writing an Offer for your Home

Tags: Writing an offer, Sell, Buy, real Estate

Obviously, since you cannot buy a home with spoken word, a legal document is required to be drafted and presented to the seller from the buyer. In this document, you need to state your price and any conditions you have of the sale, which can be entirely varied.    It is my role as your realtor to guide you through the closing process which includes the offer, counteroffer, the negotiati...Read More

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

By: Mark Lukwinski

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

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

The last week of November is here, and there are lots of things to do in Calgary this week, leading up to the last month of the year! Here’s our Top 10:   Museum without a home is an art exhibit focused on the lives of women to had to leave conflict. The refugee woman is the focus of this free exhibit, but registration is required.  Calgary Zoo Lights are now official...Read More

Canada Post Strike

By: Mark Lukwinski

Canada Post Strike

Tags: Canada Post Strike, Postal Service, Canada Post

The Canada Post strike has been happening on a rotating-city basis since October 22nd. It surely has affected many of you with the delivery of mail to your home, be it letters or parcels so we thought this week, we’d share some insight on what’s happening and why with the Canada Post Strike.   Into its fifth week, talks between Canada Post and its unionized workers have not made a...Read More

Things to do in Calgary the week of November 19th 2018.

By: Mark Lukwinski

Things to do in Calgary the week of November 19th 2018.

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

Hope your weekend was fun and relaxing, the break you needed. If you’re looking for things to do in Calgary this week, the city is again not short of options. Here is our suggested list of Top 10 Things to do in Calgary for the week of November 19th!   The Spruce Meadows Christmas Market is once again running this weekend, with vendors upon vendors ready to get you into the ...Read More

'Tis the Season: 5 Reasons Why Winter is a Great Time to Buy or Sell a Home

By: Mark Lukwinski

'Tis the Season: 5 Reasons Why Winter is a Great Time to Buy or Sell a Home

Tags: Houses in Calgary, Calgary Homes, Winter Listings, Sell in Calgary, Buy in Calgary, Mark On YYC

It’s a common misconception that you shouldn’t try to buy or sell a home during the fall and winter months.   This is generally considered the “offseason” in real estate. Many sellers mistakenly believe that the cold weather will keep buyers away and that no one is looking over the holidays. Unfortunately, many real estate professionals perpetuate this myth by advising...Read More

Houses for Sale in SW Calgary

By: Mark Lukwinski

Houses for Sale in SW Calgary

Tags: SW Calgary, Homes for Sale, MLS Calgary

  Calgary is a vast city spanning over 850 square kilometers in size, with so much to offer and as a result, many homes to search in a MLS Calgary listing search. Any Calgarian is familiar with the five sections that Calgary is broken into, but if you're new to town, take note of the breakup of our vast city into a North West, a North East, South West, South East, and technica...Read More

Things to do in Calgary the week of November 12th 2018

By: Mark Lukwinski

Things to do in Calgary the week of November 12th 2018

Tags: Things to do in Calgary, EventsYYC, Events Calgary, What's going on Calgary

We hope you had a great long weekend and took some time to reflect on Remembrance Day and all that it means. We are already into day 2 of a new week, so here are our Top 10 things to do in Calgary this week. We try to dig up new things always to do, and if there’s something you think we should share for upcoming events, drop us a line!   Grape Escape takes place this Friday and ...Read More

Home Staging in Calgary

By: Mark Lukwinski

Home Staging in Calgary

Tags: Home Staging, Staging, Stage my home, Calgary Home Staging

You’ve loved your house and all the memories that are now embedded in it. However, now for one reason or another, it is time to move on to something different andso begins your search for a home on mls Calgary. Your home was ideal for you, but the question looms, how long before a new buyer feels the same about your soon-to-be-on-the-market abode? How do you ensure that a prospective buyer w...Read More

Things to do in Calgary the week of November  5th 2018

By: Mark Lukwinski

Things to do in Calgary the week of November 5th 2018

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

Halloween decorations are put away, already awaiting their next shift and now November rolls on. Here are our top 10 things to do in Calgary this week, another jam-packed list of fun things to check out! Looking for things to do in Calgary leaves us with many options to present to you.   Thinking about winter and skiing again? Get your ski’s shined up (and grab a stick of juicy fruit!...Read More