Sage Hill Crossing Development

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Sage Hill in the Northwest quadrant of Calgary is a vibrant, young community with lots of walking paths and easy accessibility to country roads for some excellent cardio activities such as running or road biking. Many of the young families that live in the community love their homes and the community but wish for more… Read more »

CMHC Changes Mortgage Insurance Premiums

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rnrnThe Canada Mortgage and Housing Corportation and Genworth, the entities responsible for insuring most Canadian mortgages, raised their mortgage premiums last week by an average of 15%. This change only affects new mortgages so if you already have a mortgage it will not affect you. And, if you’re putting a 20%, or more down payment… Read more »

New Services Offered by CREB

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rnrnIt was announced on Tuesday that the Calgary Real Estate Board would now allow listings of rental properties on the MLS system. A landlord with a property to rent, can now approach a Realtor, to list their property on the MLS system and the property would then gain important exposure to potential renters, on… Read more »

The Aftermath of the 2013 Alberta Flood

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rnOver a month has passed since the 2013 Calgary (Alberta) floods and as Calgary cleans up and rebuilds there are some important considerations to make for both flood victims and people wanting to buy in a floodplain. For those affected by the flood, they will know that they live in a flood plain and by… Read more »