Townhouse Prices in Calgary 2013

October 30th, 2013

There has been a steady and rising number of people migrating to Calgary which has tightened the rental market with vacancy rates well below 2%.  This has stimulated interest in both buyers’ purchasing an investment property and first time home buyers seeking a less expensive option than renting.  Combine this market behavior with low interest rates and the market has become in favour of the ...

Rebate program for City of Calgary Residents for Toilets

October 11th, 2013
The City of Calgary offers a rebate program for city of Calgary residents as an incentive to replace your old water-guzzling toilet with a WaterSense-labelled toilet. High-efficiency toilets protect our rivers, save water - and money. In addition to the $50 rebate, high-efficiency toilets reduce your water use, which means you'll save money on your monthly water bills. So replace your old ...

Fall 2013 Newsletter

October 9th, 2013

Calgary and area’s strong economy and low relative interest rates have helped this year’s market post significant strength in both home sales and housing prices.  Over the year we have witnessed the market move from a balanced market to firmly in the favor of the seller.  Listing inventory is in short supply but has remained fairly steady to the number of sales allowing the market to st ...

Number of resale homes sold and average sale price by district

October 1st, 2013

Number of resale homes sold
and average sale price by district
(map numbers in parentheses)
For everybody who is curious about what the average resale prices are doing in Calgary here are some average sales prices of the second quarter compared to the first quarter. The following links shows the number of resale homes sold and average sale price by district.

Second Quarter Real Estate-201 ...

Calgary Real Estate Board Housing Statistics-Sept 2013

October 1st, 2013

While sales activity over the past three months has been above long-term trends, it was less so in September than in July and August.

As Calgary’s market remains in seller’s territory, a notable shift is occurring with new listings. While monthly levels of new listings have been declining since 2011, over the past three months the levels of new listings have improved. The growth was not
en ...