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#StayHome: How to Create Functional Spaces in Your Home
During the Coronavirus Outbreak

  Couple Working from home

Since the outbreak of the novel coronavirus (COVID-19), many of us are spending a lot more time at home. We’re all being called upon to avoid public spaces and practice social distancing to help slow the spread of this infectious disease. While it can be understandably challenging, there are ways you can modify your home and your lifestyle to make the best of this difficult situation.

 Here are a few tips for creating comfortable and functional spaces within your home for work, school, and fitness. We also share some of our favorite ways to stay connected as a community, because we’re all in this together … and no one should face these trying times alone.

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New Listing In Huntington Hills

416 Huntbourne Hill NE

 

 416 Huntbourne Hill NE

 

Huntington Hills is pretty much considered Inner-City when you consider a 10-minute drive to downtown or a bit of a longer ride on the direct access #3 bus. Close to all amenities and excellent accessibility to all major roadways. Please view all photos to fully appreciate this fine home. This home is occupied by the original owners and they have kept up to date with all the modern updates. Pride of ownership inside and out and allergy-friendly with no carpet anywhere. The upgrades in the home are extensive and include beautiful laminate flooring throughout the main floor and down, beautiful kitchen renovations, stone countertops in the kitchen and baths, double sinks in the

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Cedarglen Homes Showhome For Sale

 


22 Seton Manor SE Calgary Kitchen

 

Cedarglen Homes showhome for sale.  Cedarglen is one of Calgary's top builders.  Cedarglen Homes has helped thousands of Calgarians build their dream home over the past 38 years.  Find out what makes them so special and why you should buy a Cedarglen Home.  Cedarglen Homes has been awarded the Builder of Choice award for 2017, 2018 and 2019.

WALK TO EVERYTHING! One of the most comprehensive mixed-use developments in North America, Seton’s plan includes over two-and-a-half-million sq.ft. of office and retail space, a 16-acre Seton Central Park, public library, schools, 1,300 multi-family residences, an active main street, Calgary’s new South Health Campus as well as the regional recreation centre

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Everything You Need to Know About iBuyers
and the “Instant Cash Offer”

Couple looking at computer for a home

 

Technology is changing the way we do almost everything, and real estate transactions are no exception. In fact, a new crop of tech companies wants to revolutionize the way we buy and sell homes.

iBuyer startups like Opendoor, Offerpad, and Properly are rapidly expanding into new territories, and now established players, like Zillow, are starting to get in on the action. Also known as Direct Buyers, these companies use computer algorithms to provide sellers with a quick cash offer to buy their home.

While the actual market share of iBuyers remains small, their big advertising budgets have helped create a noticeable buzz in the industry. This has left many of our

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Top 6 Home Organization Upgrades that “Spark Joy” for Buyers

May 2019 Blog Post on Organizing a home

Thanks to Marie Kondo and her hit Netflix series “Tidying Up,” home organization is a hot topic right now. Marie encourages her viewers to minimize their possessions and keep only those items that “spark joy.”

With spring in full bloom, now is the perfect time to do some spring cleaning and add organizational systems to your own home. Not only will you clear out clutter, but your efforts can also actually increase the value of your home.

Ready to give it a try? Here are six home organization ideas that will “spark joy” for you and your property value.
 

Boost Bathroom Storage Capacity

When was the last time you cleaned out your bathroom cupboards? If it’s been awhile, remove

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Jan 2019 Blog post

What’s Ahead for Real Estate in 2019?

As we begin another year, everyone wants to know: “Where is the housing market headed in 2019?”

 The Canadian real estate market experienced a cooldown in 2018 following years of rapid growth in some provinces.  Calgary and Alberta have been feeling the cool down for a few years now with major job losses.  Another factor affecting the market is the numerous interest rate hikes as well as the stress test. To help guide you through this shifting landscape, we’ve summarized some of the expert predictions and key factors expected to shape the housing market in 2019 and beyond.

SALES LEVELS WILL STABILIZE

 A combination of rising interest rates, provincial policy changes, and a newly-implemented “stress

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You've decided to sell your home and now there are countless questions running through your head. Where do you start? What type of Calgary brokerage firm will fit your needs and yield the best results?

It's common for home sellers to believe that using a large, franchised real estate brokerage firm will be more advantageous. It's understandable why people think this way, but it's a complete misconception.

In fact, there are a number of advantages to using an independent real estate firm that you're probably are unaware of. A REALTOR® enjoys a number of freedoms and advantages when working for an independent firm. This allows them to provide a level of service not always found at the large firms.

Personalized Service at an Independent Calgary

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“How’s the Market?”
What’s Ahead for Real Estate

While no one can predict the future with certainty, there are signs that the Canadian housing market is starting to stabilize in some cities after a downturn in the first half of the year. Experts forecast that in most areas of the country housing prices will remain high, rents will rise, and mortgage rates will continue to creep up.  Alberta, however, is still struggling and in a Buyers market.

So what does that mean for home buyers and sellers? To answer that question, we take a closer look at some of the top indicators.

REAL ESTATE MARKET SHOWS SIGNS OF STABILIZING

After years of skyrocketing housing prices, much of Canada is now witnessing the effects of a governmental-induced slowdown. A

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The Consumer’s Guide to Hiring an Amazing Real Estate Agent 

When you’re buying or selling a home, it’s crucial to work with a qualified real estate agent. Not just a professional, but an amazing agent and a market expert. So how do you ensure you’re hiring an amazing real estate agent

 There are currently more than two million real estate professionals in North America.1,2 With so many options to choose from, how does a prospective home buyer or seller choose the right agent or broker? According to the National Association of Realtors®, trust and reputation are the top deciding factors consumers use when hiring an agent.3

But how do you measure trust and reputation ... and what criteria can be used to help you make your decision?

In this

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Top 12 Apps for Homeowners and Renters                                                                                               

More than 77 percent of people own a smartphone.1 The average person checks their smartphone 46 times a day, with people under the age of 24 checking it an average of 74 times a day.1 We check it while we’re waiting in line and during our leisure time, whether we’re scrolling through social media, reading emails or getting up-to-date on the latest news

Smartphones are not only a useful tool for communication. With the following apps, you can get organized (whether you plan to buy or sell), save money, learn about the homes in your neighbourhood and get inspired for your next renovation project. If you’re like 81

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