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Monthly Archives: March 2014

What you can expect for Calgary Real Estate in 2014

The last ten years have been a pretty heady time for Calgary home and condo owners. Between 2003 and 2007, home prices in Calgary increased by an exhilarating 118%. Then, the market ground to a near halt during the recession of 2008. Thanks to a buoyant economy, demand for real estate and prices have been steadily gathering steam. 2012 was a boom year, and home sales were the highest they’d been since 2007. Continue reading

How Urbanism will Change the face of Calgary

 

Mixed use neighborhoods were once the norm in most North American cities. Homes and shops were side by side, and people walked to the store, parks, churches, schools, and the hockey rink. Then the Second World War came along and changed the face of North American cities forever – or at least for a while. Continue reading