Would you live in an office tower?

2017-10-26T09:36:56+00:00October 26th, 2017|Real Estate Market|

Calgary REIT switching office building to residential apartments Artis plans to convert Sierra Place on 7 Ave SW into at least 90 residential units JENNIFER FRIESEN / FOR METRO Sierra Place, off of 6 Street SW, is currently Class-C office space but will soon be converted into residential units. By: Brodie Thomas Metro Published on Thu Oct 26 2017 [...]

What should I look for in a Realtor?

2017-09-14T10:07:09+00:00September 14th, 2017|Real Estate Market|

Here's a question I get asked every so often:   "What's the most important quality I should look for in a REALTOR®?"   You might get asked that question yourself every so often -- by a friend, work colleague or family member looking for real estate help.   Here's my answer…   There are a [...]

Yay! It’s Finally Here!

2017-06-21T12:00:11+00:00June 21st, 2017|Real Estate Market|

WHY THE FIRST DAY OF SUMMER IS THE LONGEST DAY OF THE YEAR BY JANICE WILLIAMS ON 6/21/17 AT 5:50 AM U.S.SUMMERSOLSTICE After months of long, grueling, cold and dark winter days, there’s nothing more welcoming than the hours of sun that come along with the summer solstice each year. The first day of summer [...]

International Axe Throwing Day – Who Knew?

2017-06-13T11:54:21+00:00June 13th, 2017|Real Estate Market|

On this day, you can try your hand at skillfully lobbing this tree-felling instrument in a fun, competitive, and most of all safe environment. And what’s more, at participating locations, you can do it for free! This day was created to encourage sporty types to give a go to a historical past time, relieve stress and just have [...]

The interior trends you’ll be loving in 2017

2017-06-07T09:59:14+00:00June 7th, 2017|Real Estate Market|

Amelia BarnesDomain writer Alice bedhead in geneva glacier velvet. Photo: Heatherly Design Just splurged on some marble and copper homewares? You may want to stop reading. While it seems like just yesterday we were celebrating the new year, trend forecasters and designers are already thinking well into 2017 ­– and there’s a big shake up of [...]

Can’t get out of the city this summer?

2017-06-01T10:59:37+00:00June 1st, 2017|Real Estate Market|

30 Ideas for Summer Fun, Staycation Style   Staycations (a vacation based out of your home) are growing in popularity as many people can't afford to travel as much as they used to. Staycations have gained in popularity these past few years. Whether you don't want to go away for your vacation due to cost, [...]

24 Truly Appalling Estate Agent Pictures

2017-02-14T10:30:23+00:00February 14th, 2017|Real Estate Market|

Patrick Smith BuzzFeed News Reporter, UK  While looking for a house in 2013, Andy Donaldson noticed that there were some really awful property pictures out there. So he did the sensible thing and started a Tumblr, collecting pictures from around the world. “I was househunting and was constantly appalled by the quality of some of [...]

Apparently it pays to be Harry Potter’s neighbour….

2017-02-13T14:54:36+00:00February 13th, 2017|Real Estate Market|

Magic effect of Harry Potter sees neighbouring ‘Privet Drive’ home in Bracknell sell for £650,000 – nearly £200,000 over the asking price The street in Bracknell, Berkshire, was made famous in the Hollywood adaption of the beloved books BY ELLIE CAMBRIDGE THE magic effect of Harry Potter saw a house in the same street as his home in [...]