January 2020

Found 12 blog entries for January 2020.

Another custom infill built by Chandan Homes is offering an amazing modern and chic contemporary, bright open designed semi attached beautiful new homes! These fully developed walk-out semi-attached units offers over 2600sqft oftotal living space relevlling in quality craftsmanship for the discriminating buyer!

These units are under construction and care must be taken when viewing them. Still time to customize your own unit (semi customize) and personalize the home with your personalized selections! The buyers can choose their own choice of colours ie flooring, paint and etc. The unquie main floor design attributes an amazing 13ft full height bank of south facing windows drenching sunlight through out the main floor, huge quartz island and…
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Another custom infill built by Chandan Homes is offering an amazing modern and chic contemporary, bright open designed semi attached beautiful new homes! These fully developed walk-out semi-attached units offers over 2600sqft of total living space relevlling in quality craftsmanship for the discriminating buyer!

 

These units are under construction and care must be taken when viewing them. Still time to customize your own unit (semi customize) and personalize the home with your personalized selections! The buyers can choose their own choice of colours ie flooring, paint and etc. The unquie main floor design attributes an amazing 13ft full height bank of south facing windows drenching sunlight through out the main floor, huge quartz island…
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The Tiny House movement has swept across Canada with more and more people, of all ages, turning to tiny living as a more affordable, sustainable housing option. There are many pros and cons to owning a tiny home, so Apartment Therapy spoke with a number of experts on the functionality, longevity and psychology behind them. Here are some of the highlights from their research:

  • "Tiny houses represent affordable luxury. One of today’s status symbols is the ability to have something special and unique, and not cookie-cutter like everyone else. Tiny houses fit snugly into this trend. They have a wow factor that even a McMansion can’t provide.” - Daniel Levine, Director of the Avant-Guide Institute and trends expert.
  • "The idea of living with only
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Pictures and Iguide are for the staged unit next door. Gorgeous brand new Tuxedo Park contemporary fully developed 4 Townhomes built by Maxview Homes! Modern, bright & open design, features over 1700sqft quality built inner city living space!

Featuring soaring 10ft ceilings on main floor, 3 bedrms, 3.5 baths(2 full ensuites), main floor showcases a beautiful kitchen & quartz island, glass tiled fireplace feature wall, engineered hardwood flooring & separate dining area. Finished two toned white gloss cabinetry, $6000 appliance package(gas is R.I for gas stove), rear mud room, it's perfect for entertaining! Upstairs includes convenient laundry room & 2 incredible bedrms each with ensuite bathrooms & walk in closets! Fully developed lower…
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In the New Year many people make personal resolutions, such as losing weight, advancing in their career, paying off debt, etc. Kicking off the new year with specific goals in mind will help you stay focused. There is nothing quite like the start of a new year, in this case 2020, to inspire you to be the best you. 

Read about The Most Popular New Year's Resolutions. 

While many of us make personal and professional resolutions, another area of your life to set some goals for is your home! Here are some suggestions:

  • Renovate: Make this the year you finally renovate that room you have been wanting to forever, or to finish a renovation you began but abandoned. You don't have to complete it in one day; you can do it in phases. Looking for advice
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Calgary has been experiencing a wild winter season, with warm chinook days contrasted by incredibly cold stretches. Just how cold has it been, you ask? So cold that not even the Penguins want to be outside.

You read that right. CBC news reports, "just how cold is it in Alberta these days? Colder than the South Pole — at least in Calgary, where the zoo locked even the penguins indoors to keep their tootsies toasty. The Calgary Zoo cancelled its much-loved 'Penguin Walk' — a special event that can attract large crowds — for a third straight day Wednesday." The official statement from the Calgary Zoo read, "the Penguin Walk has been cancelled once again due to extreme cold weather conditions. As this weather puts physiological stress on the birds, we

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The Calgary Real Estate Board just held its annual Market Forecast summit where they looked back on 2019 and looked forward into 2020. One of their missions is to help you--buyers, sellers, renters, and investors--be informed on what is happening in the real estate market so that you can make educated decisions that will give you the best possible outcome when it comes to your housing needs. Ken Richter, your trusted real estate professional, is also a wealth of knowledge and happy to help you strategize. 

Looking back at 2019, the Calgary Real Estate Board didn't shy away from recognizing what a difficult year it was for the real estate market. They explain, "since the oil price crash, Calgary has faced job losses, wage reductions and tightening

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Wonderful opportunity for your family in the heart of Silver Springs, minutes away from shopping, transit, community pool and all the amenities this popular community offers.

This fully updated 4 bedroom home includes vinyl windows/doors, high-end designer kitchen with quartz counter tops, updated bathrooms throughout, central air-conditioning, fresh landscaping and fencing, heated garage, and newer roof and rich stucco exterior for a worry free move-in. Open concept main with the cozy wood burning fire place and open to above vaulted ceiling create the perfect space for entertaining. Upstairs has 3 large bedrooms, 4pc bathroom and master suite with updated ensuite. The lower level has the 4th bedroom, large family room with fireplace and wet bar.

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Updated total of 3 bedroom bilevel semi attached duplex located on a quiet street in the heart of Bowness.

Warm and inviting spacious living room complete with a cozy stone covered wood burning fireplace. Updated galley kitchen and including newer flooring throughout. Separate dining area, updated main floor bathroom and a very large master bedroom. The fully developed level features bi-level large windows, two bedrooms, full 4pc bath, good sized family room. Just move in and enjoy! Excellent location close to schools, Bow river and bike paths and easy access west to the mountains. Great family home or good investment holding property!

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New Year, New You, right? 

We always have high hopes that the new year will be a game changer. We're going to become more wealthy, get more in shape, cultivate more relationships, and just generally be better. We expect our quality of life to skyrocket as we begin thriving. After all, it's a new year! A blank slate where anything is possible. 

Having these hopes and goals for the new year are valuable. We should all be pushing to be the best version of ourselves. Settling into a victims mentality will only ever keep us down on our luck. We truly do have the power to change our situation, and each day is a new opportunity to do so. 

The problem people run into is that they have big, vague goals that never get accomplished because they were

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