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12 SPRING CLEANING TIPS & TRICKS



It's that time of year when you feel like deep cleaning, decluttering, and ridding the house of everything you feel is bogging you down. We get it! After spending the winter months more cooped up than any other season, you start to grow anxious due to the chores you've been ignoring and the clutter you've avoided sorting and organizing. The key her...

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6 DIY PROJECTS YOU SHOULDN'T DIY



We've all been there: you're sitting on the couch 2.5 hours into watching a Property Brothers marathon. A recently married couple effortlessly turns a monstrosity into a masterpiece when, undoubtedly, these four words come to mind: I could do that.

Countless HGTV shows feature gleeful homeowners laughing as they swing a sledgehammer through a load-b...

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10 CREATIVE UNDER-STAIR IDEAS



You know that pesky triangle wall space underneath the staircase(s) in your home? There’s a design solution for that! Every home could use some creative solutions for storage, design, and décor, and NOW is the perfect time to get inspired. This list might just have the inspo you're needing to get started, so let's take a look!

Here are our top 10 cr...

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JUNE 2022 MARKET UPDATE

Posted on Jun 01, 2022 in Market Updates



Market continues to favour the seller despite slowing sales
- For the second month in a row, sales activity trended down after all-time record high sales in March. While activity in the market slowed down in May with 3,071 sales, levels are still slightly higher than last year’s record high and are far stronger than typical levels of activity recor...

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CALGARY RANKS IN TOP 10 AFFORDABLE CITIES!

Posted on May 20, 2022 in Real Estate News



Calgary has been ranked in the top 10 of the world's most affordable cities!

According to the Urban Reform Institute’s Demographia International Housing Affordability Study, Calgary ranked 10th out of the 92 cities included in the survey.

Calgary’s affordability, which was based on numbers taken during the fourth quarter of 2021, was up slightly, pos...

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10 TIPS TO MAKE MOVING EASIER

Posted on May 11, 2022 in For Sellers



Moving into a new home is an exciting time, but somehow the positive energy of the day is always overshadowed by the looming cloud that is the actual moving process. Let’s face it - moving sucks. No one likes it. It is always more work than you think it’s going to be, and no matter the amount of alcohol, free dinners, or “IOUs” you offer your frien...

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MAY 2022 MARKET UPDATE

Posted on May 02, 2022 in Market Updates



Sellers' market conditions continue in April
– Following an all-time record high month of sales in March, activity slowed down in April. However, with 3,401 sales, it was still a gain of six per cent over last year and a record high for the month of April.

“Despite some of the monthly pullback, it is important to note that sales remain exceptionall...

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CALGARY Q1 2022 MARKET UPDATE

Posted on Apr 22, 2022 in Market Updates



CREB, April 2022 - The first quarter of 2022 saw record high sales activity, thanks to an increase in new listings. This provided some choice for buyers in comparison to the previous quarter, where sales exceeded the number of new listings.

Although there was an improvement in new listings, it was not enough to add significant supply to the market...

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DECLUTTER & DONATE CALGARY EDITION

Posted on Apr 11, 2022 in Life in Calgary



While the excitement surrounding the Marie Kondo Method has died a bit, decluttering never goes out of style.
It just feels. so. good. If you're like us and got super into spring cleaning this year, you probably have A LOT of clothing and household items bagged up and ready to toss/donate. But now there's a decision to be made! Since there are coun...

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