Congratulations! You have made the huge decision to put your property on the market. Like so many other Calgarians with homes for sale, you may be feeling the pressure of selling your home during this buyer's market. Conditions do not make selling a home easy right now, which can be frustrating as a homeowner ready for the next step.
While the amount of time a home spends on the market can be heavily influenced by the market, there are a number of reasons why your home may not be selling as quickly as it could. Typically the solution is simple, so here are some things to evaluate:
The Price || Sometimes the asking price for your home is not appropriate given the location or market conditions. If your home is priced significantly higher or lower,
***Attention all developers and builders!!*** Massive 50x124ft MC-1 corner lot that is currently approved for up-zoning to align with the city of Calgary's "main streets" to the new M-C1 zoning.
This new zoning would allow higher density and would be ideal for a row or front to back 4-plex. This quiet corner location is perfect for the small developers to capitalize on the low prices in the rapidly changing inner city location. Only a few steps to a medical centre and a short walk to trendy restaurants and cafes, easy access to transportation, one block to the river (this area did not flood and is not in the flood zone), a short commute to downtown and fast access West to the mountains. Currently, there is an older bungalow, rented at $1000/month
Location, Location, Location! Backing towards the river this fully renovated turn key end unit is truly in a special location.
The updated kitchen has custom cabinets that extend to the ceiling, granite countertops, glass tile backsplash, pot lights, updated appliances with a gas range, Meile dishwasher and wine fridge. The main living area has 12" ceilings, gas fire place and massive windows which allow the natural light to pour in as well as provide the stunning view of the Bow River, a great place for entertaining your guests. The main living area also has access to the back deck, great for enjoying the quiet evenings. The top floor has three good sized bedrooms including the master with its own private balcony, large walk-in closet and full
Owning a home in Alberta, Canada comes with many benefits; especially during Tax season.
Buying a home in Calgary, Alberta is a dream for many people. While getting to explore new types of homes and neighbourhoods as a renter is fun, actually owning a property enables you to do so much more that it's worth being more stationary. For example, you can paint however you like and put nails in the walls. You can renovate the space to meet your needs and even rent out some of it yourself. You can proudly call yourself a homeowner, and come tax season, you can claim a number of benefits and deductions.
First, for you first time home buyers, you can claim a tax credit of up to $5000.00 for the purchase of a qualifying home during the tax year. So long
Buying a home is an extremely personal investment. With so many options available on the market, homeowners get the luxury of picking whatever will be best for them.
Buying a property is not all about keeping up with the Jones's. Do not waste your valuable time and money trying to find a home just like everyone else. You need to make a long-term decision that benefits you. After all, you'll be the one living with it.
There are many factors that go into purchasing a home, such as location, job opportunity, space requirements and desired amenities. However, one of the most important factors is type of property. Different property types have different pros and cons. Carefully evaluate all your options before committing.
Welcome to the Grandview the epitome of luxury estate living as one of the most highly coveted condominium complexes in the inner city... "The Park Avenue of Mission"!
This end unit is very well positioned featuring a south/east corner offering 2 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms plus a den spacious 1636sqft unit offers amazing views from every angle and creates a bright and open gracious living space of unparalleled quality. Generous use of windows throughout and gaze south over to the splendour of the Elbow river and the walking/bike paths below or enjoy the wonderful evening skyline city views!! This unit was remodelled by the current owners featuring gorgeous cherry wood hardwood flooring throughout, newer white European kitchen, freshly painted
It's that time of the year again... the Calgary Real Estate Board has released their latest market statistics summary. This one goes over everything that happened in the Calgary real estate market during this last month of March. Did St. Patrick's day bring the Calgary real estate market some good ol' Irish Luck? Read on to find out.
If this is your first time reading these stats, here is what you need to know: ever since the last oil crash that hit Alberta's economy hard, the Calgary real estate market has been struggling to recover. As people lost their jobs, couldn't find jobs, were forced to go further in debt and drained their savings, owning a home became a distant memory or a dream, but not a reality.
Wonderful opportunity ti build a multi-unit complex on a very visible M-C1 zoned lot in a vibrant re-developing inner city area of Bowness!!
There is another adjoining lot for sale for a total of 90ft frontage that can be purchased together or separately. Close to all amenities, shopping transportation, trendy restaurants 10-12 minutes to downtown, close to two hospitals, U of C and easy access West to the Mountains! This M-C1 44.5ft frontage lot is ready for the City of Calgary's new row housing applications. This lot was not affected by the 2013 flood and not located in the Alberta flood plane mapping area! Call today.
Wonderful opportunity to build a multi-unit complex on a very visible M-C1 zoned lot in a vibrant re-developing inner city area of Bowness!!
There is another adjoining lot for sale for a total of 90ft frontage that can be purchased together or separately. Close to all amenities, shopping, transportation, trendy restaurants, 10-12 minutes to downtown, close to two hospitals, University of Calgary and easy access west to the mountains! This M-C1 44.5 ft frontage lot is ready for the city of Calgary's new row housing applications. This lot was not affected by the 2013 flood and not located in the Alberta flood plain mapping area! Call today.
Montgomery goes upscale... modern! Brand new front to back 4 unit townhomes with private court yards for sale attracting the fast paced carefree urban lifestyle on a quiet street!
** Measurements are from building plans, RMS cannot be measured at this time because it is under construction** Customize your own home at this time. The buyer can select numerous interior selections and finishes, i.e. cabinets, flooring etc... Approximately 1800 sq. ft of upscale living space. Amazing amount of large windows flood sunlight into all rooms. Total of three bedrooms, 3 and a half bathrooms (2 ensures), cozy gas fireplace in living room, quartz counters throughout, lower recreation/media room, 3rd bedroom and 4 piece bath. High end appliance package
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