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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.

A rare find in Thorncliffe, Calgary – 5bdrm +den just listed!

5013 Centre A ST NE $695,000. Don’t miss this outstanding opportunity! With over 2766 sq ft of living space, this 5 bdrm plus a den) semi detached home w/ a fully finished WALK OUT basement w/ separate entry) might be perfect for you.Numerous special features include: Vaulted ceilings & large windows making the open concept living/kitchen area a bright space to relax or entertain. Kitchen w/ stainless steel appliances, granite counters, maple cabinets, walk-in pantry, breakfast bar & cozy fireplace. Exit kitchen onto your deck that you’ll enjoy BBQ’s on come summer (desirable West facing yard, fenced & dbl garage). Convenient main flr Den which could be utilized as yet another bdrm if so desired. Luxurious master w/ 5 pc ensuite (soaker tub), 2 spacious bdrms & upper fl laundry. The lower level comes w/ fully equipped 2nd kitchen,2 additional bdrms w/ Jack & Jill 4pc bath & separate laundry & ample storage. Well situated: Quiet/mature neighbourhood, across from a park,close to schools, Nose Creek Trails, easy access to Downtown,transit & much more!

We are a family real estate team who has been serving Calgary since 1977 and we love what we do and where we live! Please do not hesitate to contact Doug, Susan or Kristen with any real estate questions

Your opportunity to own an upscale townhome in Bridgeland – inner city Calgary

Live in the historic inner city community of Bridgeland! Pride of ownership is evident in this well maintained home perfect for the urban professional. A well thought out floor plan perfect for entertaining and a convenient “dual” master bedroom layout. You will appreciate numerous special features such as: hardwood flooring, quartz counter tops throughout, stone backsplash, gas range, central air-conditioning, heated flooring in BOTH bathrooms, built-in custom shelving in both bedroom closets, upper level laundry, spacious South facing balcony with natural gas for BBQ, Espresso 2″ Faux Blinds throughout & the lower level includes an attached tandem-style double garage with plenty of extra storage. A stylish home in a fabulous location! Bridgeland offers some of Calgary’s best restaurants, diners, shops, cafes ,Bow River Pathway system steps away & just minutes from downtown with easy access from Memorial drive.

Please do not hesitate to contact Doug, Susan or Kristen with any real estate questions. We are a family real estate team who has been serving Calgary since 1977 and we love what we do and where we live!