Growth in new listings outpaced sales preventing inventory declines

By Claudette Coutts on Tuesday, September 5th, 2017 in Real Estate News. No Comments

Growth in new listings outpaced sales preventing inventory declines.  A rise in new listing inventory kept levels elevated. Sales posted a modest gain in August. Listing inventory grew to 6,621 units at the end of August, where over half were attached and apartment style properties. A large amount of apartment style listings continue to have downward […]


Calgary Real Estate Shows Signs of Price Stability

By Claudette Coutts on Thursday, August 17th, 2017 in Inside Scoop, News, Real Estate News. No Comments

Price stability shows in Mid Year market updates. The first-half of 2017 marked a shift in Alberta’s economy from recession to recovery, with conditions supporting stability rather than expansion. Improvements in the labour market are supporting the shift in the housing market this year. While the shift is welcome news for many, we continue to […]


More Interest Rate Hikes Expected?

By Claudette Coutts on Wednesday, August 2nd, 2017 in News. No Comments

The Bank of Canada has raised its key interest rate as expected to 0.75% – the central bank’s first move upward in the cost of borrowing in seven years. The bank’s target for the overnight rate – at which major financial institutions make one-day loans to each other – moved up by 1/4 of a […]


Calgary’s recovery sees modest inventory gain

By Claudette Coutts on Wednesday, August 2nd, 2017 in Inside Scoop, News, Real Estate News, Uncategorized. No Comments

  Calgary’s market sees modest inventory gains, but overall prices inch up. Calgary’s housing market remains a work in progress. Sales exhibited stable growth through the first half of the year in the Calgary housing market, but the number of transactions slowed slightly in July compared to last year. Modest improvements in the labour market and […]


Vacancy Rates in Calgary

By Claudette Coutts on Tuesday, August 1st, 2017 in Real Estate News. No Comments

Are you thinking or renting your detached home?  Rental vacancy rates are the highest they have been in years. Anyone thinking of renting their detached home should do their research and read this article before deciding to rent. Landlords will be facing grim times.


Indicators point to a gradual recovery in Calgary’s Real Estate

By Claudette Coutts on Monday, July 10th, 2017 in Real Estate News. No Comments

In June, we saw a modest improvement in sales along with an increase in new listings. Real Estate activity continues to demonstrate improved supply-demand balance and price stability. The inventory levels recorded are comparable to last year. Sales have improved and we have seen modest price gains. These indicators point to a gradual recovery in […]


C4125105 : Just Listed

By on Friday, June 30th, 2017 in Uncategorized. No Comments

Beautiful family home in the high demand area of Copperfield. Close to South Hospital, schools, 3 parks and play areas, a series of interconnected pathways, shopping, restaurants, all services with easy access to major roads. This former show home has a great floor plan with 4 bedrooms, 4 bathroom, hardwood flooring, maple cabinetry, ceramic tile, […]


Calgary Home prices remain stable in May

By Claudette Coutts on Monday, June 5th, 2017 in Inside Scoop, Listings, News. No Comments

PersonalDemand for detached housing continues to rise. It appears Calgary’s economic climate is supporting detached housing market recovery. Improved demand and easing supply has created more balanced conditions and ultimately some modest price gains. While it will still take some time for prices to recover, transition in the detached segment is an important first step […]