Calgary Real Estate Blogs for buyers. If you're thinking about buying a home in Calgary, this real estate buyer blog list will help you navigate buying your home and provide the best steps and information to help you explore the best experience in the Calgary real estate market. 

Calgary is a world-renowned winter city, and one of the best ways to enjoy the winter BEST RINKS IN CALGARYwonderland is by skating on one of the many outdoor rinks. There's nothing quite like lacing up your skates and taking a spin under the stars. 

You can find rinks scattered all over the city, so there's no excuse not to get outside for some fresh air and exercise. Skating is a great way to spend some time with friends or family, and it's a tradition for many Calgarians.

Whether you're a beginner skater or a seasoned pro, you're bound to fall in love with one of Calgary's outdoor rinks.

The 7 Best Outdoor Skating Rinks in Calgary

  1. Prairie Winds Park 
  2. Olympic Plaza 
  3. Bowness Park & Lagoon Ice Trail Lagoon 
  4. Thomson Family Park 
  5. Big Marlborough Park 

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We’ve compiled the ultimate list of Calgary coffee shops that you just have to try!

Searching for the best coffee shops in Calgary? There is no shortage of downright delicious coffee in our city. Whether you’re looking for your new morning pit stop or a cozy place to study and work, there is a Calgary cafe with your name on it. COFFE SHOPS IN CALGARY

Calgary is full of coffee companies with roasts as unique as their vibes. From barista awards to sustainable trading practices, words cannot espresso how much we love the Calgary coffee shops on this list. This might go without saying but… don’t forget to pace yourself! This list could cause a serious spike in your caffeine intake.

The best coffee shops in Calgary…

1. Analog Coffee
2. Barrow Coffee Roasters

3. Baya Rica…

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October 2022 Calgary Real Estate Statistics Recap

If you're looking for a complete statistics package for your local market, contact us and let us know what you need. We have regional stats (Calgary, Airdrie, Cochrane, Okotoks, Chestermere, etc) OCT 2022 STATS as well as the various zones in the city, and individual community stats. We can also set you up with our monthly market reports to keep you in the loop on the latest listings and sales in your community. 

DAYS ON MARKET 
AVERAGE REAL ESTATE PRICES IN CALGARY
RIVERBEND DETACHED HOME STATISTICS OCTOBER 2022
HAYSBORO DETACHED HOME STATISTICS OCTOBER 2022
CITY CENTRE CALGARY STATISTICS OCTOBER 2022
SOUTH CALGARY STATISTICS OCTOBER 2022 
CALGARY CONDO STATISTICS
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Latest Combined Calgary…

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Is there anything quite like spending a wholesome afternoon with mans best friend? 

Nobody likes closing the door as their pup stares longingly wondering when they’ll be back. dog friendly places in calgary

Luckily, you don’t have to because Calgary is an inclusive and dog-friendly city! 

There are plenty of dog-friendly activities, patios and green spaces in the city where your dog can tag along instead of being left at home. 

Calgary has one of the largest numbers of off-leash spaces in all of North America, we’re talking 1145 hectares! Within those areas, you’ll find a total of 157 public off-leash parks, and the city is always working to add more. That’s a lot of open space for you and your dog to enjoy! Since the city is so welcoming for dogs, you aren’t just confined…

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The decision to move across the country is a big one. The move has to be worth it. ontario to calgary

Moving from Ontario to Calgary can be intimidating. The long distance, the planning, the commitment. But for a lot of people there's some real upside and like the saying (as of late goes) IYKYK (if you know you know) Knowing how your life could benefit from a move like this always helps put things into perspective.

Calgary, Alberta is one of the best places to live in Canada. Don’t take our word for it, Calgary continues to be ranked among the Top 10 Most Livable Cities… worldwide! This year has been no exception. In 2022, the Economist Intelligence Unit ranked Calgary as the 3rd most livable city in the world. Ranks are based on healthcare, infrastructure, crime…

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 We Break Down The Best Calgary Plumbers and Plumbing Services 

plumbers in calgary

Let’s face it, there’s never a good time to have a plumbing problem. Having the best plumbers in Calgary on speed dial is going to save you a massive headache.  There are many reliable Calgary plumbers to choose from who can assist you with a range of plumbing issues and services. Whether you are in an emergency and looking to fix a burst pipe, or you want to install new fixtures in your home, Calgary plumbers can handle it all. 

TL:DR Once you've read the article The only thing left to do? Call and get quotes from our list of the best plumbers in Calgary.

What Do Plumbers Do?

Sometimes consumers can get it mixed up, between electrical, hvac, and other systems that blend,…

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August 2022 Calgary Real Estate Statistics Recap

August was another month of strong sales activity, while detached sales have struggled as interest rates rise down 18% from last year, however apartment sales have soared 58% y/y. 

“While higher lending rates have slowed activity in the detached market, we are still seeing homebuyers shift to more affordable options which is keeping sales activity relatively strong,” said CREB® Chief Economist Ann-Marie Lurie. “This makes Calgary different than some of the larger cities in the country which have recorded significant pullbacks in sales.”

Curious about what your home is worth? Utilize our instant CMA tool to get a rough market value of your home, please note this tool is only designed to deliver…

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July 2022 Calgary Real Estate Statistics Recap

Statistics and information provided courtesy of the Calgary Real Estate Board ® CREB

Latest Combined Calgary Real Estate Statistics: July 2022

  • Benchmark Price $540,000
  • Inventory 5,338
  • Sales to New Listings Ratio 71%
  • Months of Inventory/Supply  2.37 Months of supply (Down 18.0% Y/Y)

Year to Date Calgary Real Estate Statistics: July 2022

  • Benchmark Price $532,829
  • Sales to New Listings Ratio 73%
  • Months of Inventory/Supply  1.50 Months of supply (Down 36.0% Y/Y)

DOM = Number of Days on Market 

As of July 31st, 2022, the average number of days on market for all property types combined was 26 days (YTD) while the month of July saw an average DOM of 31.  

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Make you and your pup happy with these dog-friendly neighbourhoods. BEST HOMES FOR DOG OWNERS IN CALGARY

Are you a dog owner looking for the perfect neighbourhood in Calgary to call home? You want a neighbourhood that’s as safe, functional, and welcoming for your dog as it is for you? We’ve lived  all over the city and after polling team members with dogs, and some clients the results are in, you’ve got options!

The city of Calgary is home to over 150 public off-leash areas in multi-use parks. That’s a lot of green space just waiting to be explored by you and your pup.

How many dog owners are in Calgary?

According to recent data, there are over 91,000 licensed dogs in Calgary, so it won’t be hard to connect with other dog owners who share the same passion for their furry…

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June 2022 Calgary Real Estate Statistics Recap

Another month of economic pressures pushing interest rates up continues to put a damper on the once HOT 2022 Calgary real estate market. Sales from June of last calgary real estate stats year are down 2.5% Y/Y, however prices remain consistent with benchmark prices still remaining nearly solid double digits (above) last year, almost across the board, with apartments just under at 9.8% up from last years prices. 

“As expected, higher interest rates are starting to have an impact on home sales. This is helping shift the market toward more balanced conditions and taking some of the pressure off prices,” said CREB® Chief Economist Ann-Marie Lurie. “While we are starting to see some transition, it is important to note that in…

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