Calgary Housing

CMHC's Early Warning System Raises Red Flags On Canadian Housing

CP | Alexandra Posadzki, The Canadian Press | Posted 01.26.2017 | Canada Business

5 Canadian housing markets show strong evidence of "problematic conditions."

What Makes Someone Become A NIMBY?

YPNextHome | Posted 11.18.2016 | Canada Business

NIMBYism isn't just about anti-development. It can be viewed as "anti-change," and its ripple effect is far-reaching. What happens when cities stop attracting new residents and business? Let's just say that aging populations and infrastructure typically do not support growth.

Calgary's Home Sales Have Been Dropping For 20 Months Straight

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 08.02.2016 | Canada Alberta

Sales activity totalled 1,741 units last month.

How To Sell Your Home When The Market's Not So Hot

The Huffington Post Canada | Brian Vinh Tien Trinh | Posted 05.10.2016 | Canada Business

Your property might look hot but that won't mean much in a cooling market.

Housing Construction Trending Down In Alberta, Says CMHC

CP | John Cotter, The Canadian Press | Posted 10.08.2015 | Canada Alberta

The largest decline is in single-detached homes, where construction is down 39 per cent.

Toronto, Alberta Housing Markets Couldn't Be More Different Right Now

The Huffington Post Canada | Jesse Ferreras | Posted 02.05.2015 | Canada Business

Oil prices may be wreaking havoc on real estate in Alberta's two biggest cities, but Toronto's market is still humming. January sales figures relea...

Canada's Most Affordable Housing Markets Revealed

The Huffington Post Alberta | Zi-Ann Lum | Posted 11.27.2014 | Canada Alberta

A recent slip in oil prices hasn’t bucked Alberta’s housing market from being one of the country’s most affordable, according to a report releas...

LOOK: Calgary Homes The Average Buyer Can Afford

The Huffington Post Alberta | Posted 09.21.2014 | Canada Alberta

Buying a new home in Calgary and have a certain amount you'd like to spend? A new survey says you should be prepared to extend that budget. Acc...

New Perks Ahead For Calgary's Richest Homebuyers

The Huffington Post Alberta | Posted 06.05.2014 | Canada Alberta

Sotheby's International Realty wants to help its Calgary clients fly high, and in style. The luxury real estate firm has announced it will offer pr...

LOOK: What $5 Million Will Buy In Calgary

The Huffington Post Alberta | Posted 09.15.2013 | Canada Alberta

Calgary has an abundance of extravagant properties, from luxurious penthouses with downtown views to mansions that provide an escape in the vibrant ci...

Rich Living In Subsidized Housing

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 08.11.2013 | Canada Alberta

CALGARY - The Canadian Taxpayers Federation has found some high wage-earners living in subsidized housing in Calgary.It says documents show 18 tenants...

This City Is Crashing Into Another Massive Boom

The Huffington Post Alberta | Posted 05.15.2013 | Canada Alberta

Calgary sprawl-haters beware: the city's suburbs are going to continue to get bigger and bigger. According to the 2013-2017 Suburban Residential Gr...

Canada's Strongest Real Estate Market

The Huffington Post Alberta | Posted 02.27.2013 | Canada Alberta

Calgary has been named "a lone shining star" in Canada's real estate market, in a report by TD Economics. Calgary was the only city to report posit...

LOOK: What An Average Priced Home Looks Like In Calgary

The Huffington Post Alberta | Posted 01.14.2013 | Canada Alberta

As home prices in Canada are shown to be overvalued, home prices in Calgary have reached record levels A new report on the state of the world's hou...