Go from distress to de-stress through decluttering

Too much clutter in your home can make you feel the same way you do after too much turkey dinner: stuffed and uninspired. Though it may have taken years to accumulate all those useful, somewhat useful and utterly useless items, you can get unstuffed in a fraction of the time by following a few simple […]

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Too much clutter in your home can make you feel the same way you do after too much turkey dinner: stuffed and uninspired. Though it may have taken years to accumulate all those useful, somewhat useful and utterly useless items, you can get unstuffed in a fraction of the time by following a few simple […]

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Builder’s Corner: Morrison Homes Multi-Family’s Q Condos offer relaxed, lock-and-leave lifestyle

Creating a strong and connected sense of community with a village vibe was the overarching goal behind Q Condos, a new housing development in Calgary’s northwest community of Sage Hill Quarter. Upscale homes with great views, a walkable location close to everything, and access to a variety of programming options – including seminars, running clubs […]

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Creating a strong and connected sense of community with a village vibe was the overarching goal behind Q Condos, a new housing development in Calgary’s northwest community of Sage Hill Quarter. Upscale homes with great views, a walkable location close to everything, and access to a variety of programming options – including seminars, running clubs […]

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Multipurpose rooms and furniture help make the most of small spaces

As the name suggests, when people downsize their home, they usually find themselves dealing with less square footage. That’s where multipurpose furniture can help, such as a storage ottoman with a seat that flips over to become a side table, or an entryway bench to use while putting on shoes, with shelves underneath for footwear […]

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As the name suggests, when people downsize their home, they usually find themselves dealing with less square footage. That’s where multipurpose furniture can help, such as a storage ottoman with a seat that flips over to become a side table, or an entryway bench to use while putting on shoes, with shelves underneath for footwear […]

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Calgary builders and developers offer plenty of avenues for “right-sizing”

As more and more people take the plunge into simplified living – moving into spaces that are smaller and offer a lock-and-leave lifestyle – downsizing is becoming a well-heeled buzzword. “We like to call it right-sizing,” said Ismahan Omer, sales manager at Partners Development Group, known for its popular Arrive townhome. In the community of […]

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As more and more people take the plunge into simplified living – moving into spaces that are smaller and offer a lock-and-leave lifestyle – downsizing is becoming a well-heeled buzzword. “We like to call it right-sizing,” said Ismahan Omer, sales manager at Partners Development Group, known for its popular Arrive townhome. In the community of […]

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How to navigate the emotionally fraught process of selling the family home

For many empty nesters, downsizing means selling the family home where they have lived for decades. Every nook and cranny of the home contains vivid reminders of their life, from pencil marks on a wall to record the heights of growing children, to cherished photos of family and friends. The emotions that are triggered when […]

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For many empty nesters, downsizing means selling the family home where they have lived for decades. Every nook and cranny of the home contains vivid reminders of their life, from pencil marks on a wall to record the heights of growing children, to cherished photos of family and friends. The emotions that are triggered when […]

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Development diaries: the latest news from some of Calgary’s newest communities

Belmont Developer: Anthem United Just south of the ring road and moments from the rolling foothills, Belmont is situated in a newer area, but has ample amenities nearby. Granary Road, Spruce Meadows and the shopping options in Shawnessy are all well within reach, and Belmont’s location near the outskirts of the city makes for easy […]

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Belmont Developer: Anthem United Just south of the ring road and moments from the rolling foothills, Belmont is situated in a newer area, but has ample amenities nearby. Granary Road, Spruce Meadows and the shopping options in Shawnessy are all well within reach, and Belmont’s location near the outskirts of the city makes for easy […]

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REALTOR® enlists a little help for novel approach to open house

To make his latest listing stand out from the crowd, Calgary REALTOR® Paul Ackerman searched far and wide for an innovative approach to the usual open house. “I’m always trying to come up with something that’s a little bit different,” said Ackerman, who will be hosting a “living, breathing” open house at his Killarney listing, […]

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To make his latest listing stand out from the crowd, Calgary REALTOR® Paul Ackerman searched far and wide for an innovative approach to the usual open house. “I’m always trying to come up with something that’s a little bit different,” said Ackerman, who will be hosting a “living, breathing” open house at his Killarney listing, […]

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Okotoks: small-town charm meets sustainable growth

Despite market setbacks and price drops in nearby Calgary, the Okotoks housing market managed to emerge relatively unscathed from 2018. Okotoks REALTOR® Alison Marshall says there is still strong demand for the amenities and small-town charm inherent to the Okotoks lifestyle. “It’s such a family-friendly town,” she said. “The school systems are great. There are […]

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Despite market setbacks and price drops in nearby Calgary, the Okotoks housing market managed to emerge relatively unscathed from 2018. Okotoks REALTOR® Alison Marshall says there is still strong demand for the amenities and small-town charm inherent to the Okotoks lifestyle. “It’s such a family-friendly town,” she said. “The school systems are great. There are […]

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How one real estate buzzword re-wrote the rulebook for new-community development

In real estate, the one buzzword I hear all the time is “amenities.” Whether it’s a new high-rise condo development in the inner city or a new community in the distant suburbs, the salespeople for the project will inevitably talk about amenities and their proximity to new homes. Those amenities or services are either situated […]

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In real estate, the one buzzword I hear all the time is “amenities.” Whether it’s a new high-rise condo development in the inner city or a new community in the distant suburbs, the salespeople for the project will inevitably talk about amenities and their proximity to new homes. Those amenities or services are either situated […]

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Extensive planning and collaboration ensure new communities bring residents the best of Calgary

Calgarians currently enjoy homes in thoughtfully crafted communities that blend landscape and lifestyle thanks to developers who see the beauty in building around the city. It takes vision, extensive planning and collaboration, but it’s worth the wait. Paul Faibish is the vice-president of development at Anthem Properties, a real estate development, investment and management company […]

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Calgarians currently enjoy homes in thoughtfully crafted communities that blend landscape and lifestyle thanks to developers who see the beauty in building around the city. It takes vision, extensive planning and collaboration, but it’s worth the wait. Paul Faibish is the vice-president of development at Anthem Properties, a real estate development, investment and management company […]

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