Fort McMurray – Help is on the Way!

Fort McMurray – Help is on the Way! We are deeply saddened by the loss and devastation forest fires have caused to the people of Fort McMurray. Our thoughts and prayers go out to them. Many Organizations Helping From Airbnb helping to coordinate free emergency homes for Fort McMurray evacuees, to Red Cross humanitarian efforts…

Calgary Chinese Fight Back Development

  Calgary Chinese Fight Back Development The Chinese community came out to protest. Many in the area are against plans for a 27-storey development in Calgary’s Chinatown. The area has one of the largest vacant lots existing. Terry Wong, spokesman for Chinatown’s recently founded Business Revitalization Zone stated publicly that, “Policy documents like this should…

Flames Arena Project Costs Big – Billions Likely

Flames Arena Project Costs Big – Billions Likely If you own near Ninth Ave. and 16th St. West, your property value may go up soon. A Calgary city report says a proposal to bring a new NHL and CFL stadium to the city would likely cost much more than originally anticipated. What Do Taxpayers Get?…

Need Cash? Basement Apartment in 5 Easy Steps

Need Cash? Basement Apartment in 5 Easy Steps View these steps in Slide Share: Calgary Basement apartments in 5 easy steps from Chris Ashby Wish that Your Unfinished Basement was ready for Apartment Rental? 1. Research and plan Understand what you want to achieve. Don’t forget safety and comfort. Add storage wherever you can. The…

Calgary – Flat Line! House Prices Predicted

Calgary Home Prices Remained Static 2015 House prices in Calgary were unchanged for the last quarter of 2015 according to the Statistics Canada New Housing Price Index report. BUT what does the first quarter of 2016 look like? Well there’s not a big change. Down But Not Big Change According to Calgary Real Estate Board…

Copperfield No-Nonsense Price Sells Fast

No-Nonsense Pricing Sells Calgary Home Fast According to the Globe and Mail, this week, it was a no-nonsense price of $438,000 that helped sell a two-storey house in the community of Copperfield SE Calgary. Based on statistics, it took an average of 40 days to sell a home in last years housing market and many…