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Remodelling your bathroom?

A bathroom remodel is one of the most rewarding projects you can undertake as a homeowner. When well-planned, it can improve your home’s aesthetics while adding convenience. And it usually offers a significant return when it comes time to sell. Remodels don’t have to break the bank, either. With just a few hundred dollars and a little elbow grease, you can make a remarkable impact to your space — both in value and style. Not sure where to start on your bathroom remodel? Here are some of today’s hottest trends:
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What Motivates the Wealthy to Invest in Real Estate?

Wealthy individuals have been investing in Real Estate for centuries, from the acquisition of land to high-end luxury condos. Motivations for investment however, tend to differ from client to client.
By understanding the cultural preferences and financial motivations of investors and offering top class advice and service, advisors can tailor their approach to form and cement long-lasting and mutually beneficial relationships. For the full article click HERE.

Where to See a Comedy Show in Calgary

We love to laugh so thought we would share this with you. Every Monday night, Broken City, a live-music venue and bar on 11th Avenue S.W., transforms into one of the best comedy clubs in the city — Zach Galifianakis famously dropped in one time and took the stage. With a $5 cover charge and $4.25 highballs, Broken City is also one of the most accessible comedy venues in Calgary (just make sure you show up early). And if it’s warm enough, there’s a rooftop patio for pre-show food and drinks. Thank you Avenue magazine – for full details click HERE.

Your Calgary Real Estate market update

Unemployment rate slows housing market recovery. Easing sales, gains in new listings and elevated inventory levels continue to slow Calgary’s recovery in the housing market in August. “Calgary’s employment market has persistently high unemployment rates at 7.9 per cent and recent job losses in full time positions. The struggles in the employment market are one of the factors weighing on our local housing market,” said CREB® chief economist Ann-Marie Lurie. Click HERE to read the entire article.

Capitol Hill NW Calgary – Builder and Investor Alert!

2804, 2808 & 2812 19th St NW Calgary each listed at $750,000. R-CG zoned. Tenants are not to be disturbed in any way. Tenants’ rights apply. City architectural test shows up to 4-5 three story row houses can be built on 2804 plus another 6-7 units on 2808 and 2812 (mid-block lots). These homes are very well maintained. Don’t miss this outstanding development opportunity with the three properties totaling 150 feet frontage. Continue reading

Own this house in sought after Haysboro, SW Calgary for under $450k

44 Hardisty PL SW, Calgary $449,500. This is your opportunity to move into the established community of Haysboro located on a desirable quiet cul de sac. A well loved home with 3 bedrooms up, two 4pc bathrooms, gorgeous original hardwood flooring, combination living and dining room with lots of natural light. Functional kitchen with room for a table looking out to the back yard . Lower level has huge with 2 developed areas waiting for your personal touch to turn into the perfect media/rec rms (or add an additional bedroom if so desired). You will appreciate the over sized “man cave” detached garage with upper level for storage and extra room for RV parking. Walking distance to both elementary and high school as well as Heritage LRT/bus station and easy access to Downtown. Continue reading