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

Things to do in Calgary this week-June 10-June 16th

By: Mark Lukwinski

Things to do in Calgary this week-June 10-June 16th

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

Our city has no shortage of fun events going on, so without delay, here’s another week of things to do in Calgary this week! We hope you’re able to get out and enjoy some stuff!   Father’s Day is next Sunday so between brunches all over the city and Rad Dad Day at Calaway Park, events at different golf courses and brewery tours, there’s lots going on around Calgary ...Read More

Calgary's Housing Market Report for May 2019

By: Mark Lukwinski

Calgary's Housing Market Report for May 2019

Tags: statistics, market update, house prices, homes in Calgary

Media release: Sales activity improves for second consecutive month (source:CREB) City of Calgary, June 3, 2019 – Sales growth in May was met with a decline in new listings. This combination eased the pressure on inventory levels, which finished the month at 7,467 units, a decline of 12 per cent compared to last year. Improving sales relative to inventory levels caused the months of s...Read More

Prepping your house for your Summer break

By: Mark Lukwinski

Prepping your house for your Summer break

Tags: summer vacation, getting away

School breaks in just over 3 weeks and then Summertime hits! Planning to get away for a while, or just a short stint? Either way, prep your house so that while you’re away, you don’t have to worry about things on the home front.   Here are some things you can do to prep your home for your summertime absence:   Have someone collect your mail regularly, and stop all newspape...Read More

Things to do in Calgary the week of June 3rd-June 10th 2019

By: Mark Lukwinski

Things to do in Calgary the week of June 3rd-June 10th 2019

Tags: Calgary Events, YYC events

First week of June is here-just a few weeks until summer plans start rolling out. Holidays await and that’s THE best! Where are you off to this summer holiday?! While you finish your last minute plans on your trips, here are some things that can keep you busy in town this week!   Calgary’s very own Comedy Festival, Funnyfest, is on right now until the 9thof June. There are...Read More