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Inner-City Real Estate: What Is A Condo?
Inner-City Real Estate: What Is A Condo?

Inner-City Real Estate: What Is Condo Ownership? Condominium ownership grants you full ownership of your condo unit and shared ownership of the common property of the site. Common property can include: Lobbies and elevators Hallways and stairwells The infrastructure of the building incl

October 1, 2022
Preparing To Sell Your Luxury Home
Preparing To Sell Your Luxury Home

A Guide When Preparing To Sell Your Luxury Home The Nitty Gritty Cleaning And Decluttering This is pretty standard practice for anyone listing their home for sale. Sellers of luxury homes need to be even more meticulous about cleaning and removing personal effects. This is also a great time t

September 21, 2022
Acreages For Sale: Profiling The Rural Community Of Springbank
Acreages For Sale: Profiling The Rural Community Of Springbank

Acreages For Sale: The Rural Community of Springbank Located immediately west of Calgary in the municipal district of Rocky View County, Springbank encompasses the Bow River to the north and stretches down to Highway 8 in the south. The limits of Springbank extend west past Broadcast Hill to High

September 14, 2022
Inner-City Homes: Things To Consider When Buying A Historic Homes
Inner-City Homes: Things To Consider When Buying A Historic Homes

Considerations When Buying An Inner-City Historic Home Historic inner-city homes in Calgary can range from completely rehabilitated estates to homes that are basically priced for land value only. Some buyers are seeking a move-in-ready historic home that has already been updated with current comf

September 7, 2022
Your Realtor® Might Recommend These Common Conditions When You Write An Offer
Your Realtor® Might Recommend These Common Conditions When You Write An Offer

Common Realtor® Recommended Conditions For Real Estate Contracts Home Inspection There are very few circumstances under which a Realtor® would NOT recommend a home inspection condition in your offer to purchase. Sometimes, in a seller’s market, buyers will choose to forgo a home in

September 1, 2022
Why Buyers Should Use A Real Estate Agent
Why Buyers Should Use A Real Estate Agent

Buyer Advantages When Working With A Real Estate Agent The biggest and perhaps the most obvious reason you should work with a buyer’s real estate agent is simple. It doesn’t cost you a thing! The buyer’s agent fees are paid by the seller from the proceeds of the sale of the home

August 10, 2022
Acreages For Sale: Profiling The Rural Community Of Bearspaw
Acreages For Sale: Profiling The Rural Community Of Bearspaw

Acreages For Sale: The Rural Community of Bearspaw This sprawling rural area is nestled between northwest Calgary and the town of Cochrane in the municipal district of Rocky View County. This community is named after Chief Bearspaw who was head of the Stoney Nations and a key player in the negoti

August 9, 2022
What Do Buyers Look For In Inner-City Homes?
What Do Buyers Look For In Inner-City Homes?

The Appeal Of Inner-City Homes Inner-city living is not for everyone. But those who do opt to live in the hustle and bustle of the city core are often seeking many of the same features in their inner-city homes. Whether they are apartment or townhouse dwellers, infill buyers, or historic home pat

August 1, 2022
Buying A New Home While Selling Yours: Tips From A Realtor®
Buying A New Home While Selling Yours: Tips From A Realtor®

Realtor® Recommended Strategies For Buying While Selling There is no magic formula that can guarantee that you will be able to perfectly time the sale of your current home with the purchase of your new home. But there are some options that might make the process a little easier.  

July 19, 2022
Does Inner-City Living Make Sense For First Time Home Buyers?
Does Inner-City Living Make Sense For First Time Home Buyers?

Partner With An Inner-City Realtor® To See If Inner-City Living Is For You  As you begin the search for your first home, there are lots of decisions to be made. Asking yourself some very important questions about your lifestyle, your finances, and your goals and ambitions in the years ah

July 12, 2022
Is It Worth It To Renovate A Luxury Home Before You Sell?
Is It Worth It To Renovate A Luxury Home Before You Sell?

Does Renovating Luxury Homes Make Sense? Home renovations can pay off when it comes time to sell. It is important to make sure the renovations you are considering will have a great return on investment (ROI). Here are some of the renovations with the highest ROIs: Kitchens: Smart kitchen re

July 4, 2022
Important Considerations When Buying An Acreage
Important Considerations When Buying An Acreage

What’s Different About Buying An Acreage There is a difference between purchasing a plot of land to plant and harvest or raise livestock and searching for an acreage as a country home. Financing, size of land, and zoning are different for commercial farm operations and residential propertie

June 26, 2022
Do I Really Need A Realtor®?
Do I Really Need A Realtor®?

The Benefits Of Working With A Realtor® To Sell Your Home While the idea of saving money by not using a Realtor® is tempting, here are some reasons to consider choosing a Realtor® partner instead. Pricing It Right Many sellers have a price in their head at which they hope to sell

June 18, 2022
First Time Homebuyers: How To Get Started
First Time Homebuyers: How To Get Started

Step 1: Plan Before you even start looking at Calgary homes, spend some time focussing on planning. Consider these important questions: 1. How much can I afford? There are many useful tools online to help you figure this out. You need to take into consideration all the costs of home ownership

June 13, 2022
Staging your Home: Is It Worth It?
Staging your Home: Is It Worth It?

What Exactly Is Home Staging? Almost every home seller will make the effort to present their house well when they list it. They will do a deep clean, declutter, and put the good towels out in the powder room. So how exactly is home staging different? Home staging is about helping buyers envision

June 13, 2022
Inner-City Living Experience - Calgary Summer Festivals
Inner-City Living Experience - Calgary Summer Festivals

Calgary Inner-City Festivals Taste of Calgary https://tasteofcalgary.com/ Foodies, mark your calendars. After a two-year hiatus, Taste of Calgary is back August 4-7 in a new location. Sample some of Calgary’s best-known gastronomic treasures and discover some hidden gems with a backdr

June 11, 2022
Important Considerations For Move Up Buyers
Important Considerations For Move Up Buyers

What Does Move Up Mean For You? The very first question we will ask you, and an important one to ask yourself is: what does a move up look like for your family? Are you looking to make the leap from condo living to a single-family home? Have the little people in your family outgrown all available

June 7, 2022
Some Advantages Of Living Inner City
Some Advantages Of Living Inner City

Why Choose Inner City? There are advantages to choosing suburban living; homes are often less expensive, there is more space, and it can be quieter. But that lifestyle is not for everyone. If you crave a more urban existence, inner city is the way to go. Here are just some of the advantages of ch

June 6, 2022
Inner-City Living Experience - Calgary Inglewood
Inner-City Living Experience - Calgary Inglewood

A Unique Destination To Call Home Inglewood was originally known as East Calgary or Brewery Flats, a nod to the heritage site of the Calgary Brewing and Malting Co. operating in the neighbourhood from 1893 until 1994. It was given the name Inglewood in 1911 after Col. James Walker’s nearby

June 4, 2022
Smart Tips When Shopping For A Luxury Home
Smart Tips When Shopping For A Luxury Home

Important Considerations When Buying A Luxury Home 1. Define Luxury Calgary luxury properties are defined as homes selling for over $1 million. But every buyer’s definition of luxury is different. When you are looking for homes that command that kind of price, it is important to figure out

May 29, 2022
3 Inner-City Neighbourhoods That Are Perfect For Families
3 Inner-City Neighbourhoods That Are Perfect For Families

Make The Move To The Inner City Crescent Heights Crescent Heights is just north of downtown, perched on a cliff with breathtaking views of the Bow River and the spectacular city skyline. This inner-city community ranked 3rd overall in Avenue Magazine’s 2020 rating of Calgary’s best n

May 23, 2022
Inner-City Living Experience - Calgary Bridgeland-Riverside
Inner-City Living Experience - Calgary Bridgeland-Riverside

Spacious, Luxury Living In The Heart Of The City Originally known as Germantown, Riverside was established by Russian-German immigrants in the 1880s. The name Bridgeland was assumed because the Dominion Bridge Company was operating within. By the beginning of the 20th century, the largely immigra

May 17, 2022
Empty Nesters: Important Considerations When Deciding On Your Next Move
Empty Nesters: Important Considerations When Deciding On Your Next Move

What’s Next? Some call it downsizing, scaling back, or right-sizing. But whatever you call it, it means shifting your focus away from raising a family and onto realizing how and where you want to spend the next stage of life. Selecting the right home for your later years is an important dec

May 16, 2022
Acreages For Sale: The Appeal Of Rural Properties
Acreages For Sale: The Appeal Of Rural Properties

The Benefits Of Acreage Living Space, Privacy, And The Views! After surviving a pandemic lockdown, many Albertans came to realize that sheltering in place, even in a large urban home, is confining. There is a new (or renewed) yearning for space to move and breathe. Rural living can be a one-acre

May 15, 2022
The Best Ways To Market Your Luxury Home
The Best Ways To Market Your Luxury Home

Selling Your Luxury Home In Calgary In the first quarter of 2022 the number of Calgary luxury property sales (sold for over $1 million) was up 258% over last year. The inventory of Calgary luxury homes is not as limited as average homes making for a more balanced market scenario. The average time

May 11, 2022
Inner City Living Experience - Calgary Killarney Real Estate
Inner City Living Experience - Calgary Killarney Real Estate

A Neighbourhood That Tells The Story of Calgary’s Growth The majority of the first homes in Killarney-Glengarry were sold to WWII soldiers returning home from battle for just $25. The Killarney-Glengarry Community Association was established in 1945 with the mission to create a strong sense

November 26, 2021
 Tips When Selling Acreages Around Calgary
Tips When Selling Acreages Around Calgary

Whatever the case, the rural market is active with people looking to make a change. If you are considering selling your idyllic country acreage here are some tips from a real estate pro to position your property to be the next sale in your neck of the woods. ATTRACT THE URBAN BUYERS Know The L

November 19, 2021
Can A Realtor Actually Specialize In Inner City Real Estate?
Can A Realtor Actually Specialize In Inner City Real Estate?

What Is A Specialist? Let’s start by defining what we mean by “specialist” or “specialize”. For the sake of this article, we are referring to an agent who may claim to be a specialist in a particular area. They may claim to specialize in a certain neighbourhood or di

November 14, 2021
 Inner City Living Experience - Calgary Elbow Park Real Estate
Inner City Living Experience - Calgary Elbow Park Real Estate

Spacious, Luxury Living In the Heart Of The City Elbow Park was established by real estate developer, Freddy Lowes, who intended to design a community of spacious lots and beautiful homes along the meandering Elbow RIver. While construction of new homes boomed in Elbow Park over the next 10 years

November 12, 2021
Why Empty Nesters Should Consider Inner City Real Estate
Why Empty Nesters Should Consider Inner City Real Estate

Downtown living is known for a certain hustle and bustle. Many buyers are surprised to discover that there is a diversity available in inner city living that suits any buyer. Empty nesters will find homes for sale in high rise buildings with enviable views, townhouses with access to the river pathwa

November 3, 2021
What First Time Homebuyers Should Look For In A Calgary Realtor®
What First Time Homebuyers Should Look For In A Calgary Realtor®

As a first time home buyer, you may be feeling intimidated by the entire process and unsure where to even begin. One of the first things you should do is find a Realtor® who can help provide an effective strategy and guide you through each step along the way. Here are some things to look for as

October 20, 2021
The Inner-City Living Experience - Calgary Upper Mount Royal
The Inner-City Living Experience - Calgary Upper Mount Royal

Established in the late 1800s, it was designated as an exclusive neighbourhood for Calgary’s most affluent citizens. Once referred to as ”American Hill” due to the large numbers of American industry moguls who settled there, it was formally named Mount Royal by CPR president Willia

October 13, 2021
How Inner City Living Makes People Happier And Healthier
How Inner City Living Makes People Happier And Healthier

Living Better Downtown More Active -  Inner-city neighbourhoods are infinitely walkable. Many downtown residents find they only need a vehicle when they travel out of the core and many forgo car ownership altogether. Calgary’s downtown has an abundance of fitness facilities packed int

October 5, 2021
The Inner-City Living Experience - Calgary Beltline
The Inner-City Living Experience - Calgary Beltline

Restaurants, Nightlife, and Shopping Shop til you drop at the coolest little gift shops featuring local artisans, aspirational decor showrooms, trendy consignment stores, high-end fashion boutiques, and specialty food stores.  If you don’t want to cook, many of the city’s top-

September 29, 2021
How To Choose The Best Calgary Realtor For Your Inner-City Listing
How To Choose The Best Calgary Realtor For Your Inner-City Listing

So what do you need to consider when looking for the best real estate agent to list your home? What questions should you ask? How will you know that they are going to be able to get you top dollar for your property? Here is a guide to choosing the right Realtor® when selling your inner-city home

September 21, 2021
The Benefits Of Living Inner City In Calgary
The Benefits Of Living Inner City In Calgary

Benefits of inner-city living in Calgary: Dine and Shop in Style The culinary scene in downtown Calgary boasts some amazing dining opportunities. Stick with the Alberta staple and have your beef. Travel the world in just a few blocks with amazing international cuisine options from Asia, Sout

September 9, 2021
Advantages Of Working With A Real Estate Team That Specializes In Calgary's Inner-City Homes
Advantages Of Working With A Real Estate Team That Specializes In Calgary's Inner-City Homes

The team at The Tanya Eklund Group strives to guide you through the purchase or sale of your inner-city home with insight, knowledge, and informed advice. With over 20 years of real estate experience, Tanya Eklund has developed her team to deliver an elevated experience. We hope that as we find you

August 31, 2021
6 Tips for First-Time Homebuyers in 2021
6 Tips for First-Time Homebuyers in 2021

There's nothing more satisfying than buying your first home. However, it's a big step, and it comes with big decisions and significant life changes. Putting down roots can have a profound effect on your finances. So, you should be well informed and ready for every step of the process. These

August 5, 2021
Choosing The Best Inner-City Neighbourhood
Choosing The Best Inner-City Neighbourhood

Which Neighbourhood Is Right For Me? Using a REALTOR © who specializes in inner-city living is a great resource when exploring the variety of communities in Calgary’s core. The expertise and experience of someone who really understands the nuances of each neighbourhood are invaluab

March 11, 2021
How To Market Your Inner City Home
How To Market Your Inner City Home

The goal is to consider innovative tools to market your property to reach not only a wide buyer pool, but also to ensure that your ideal buyer is within that pool. When marketing an inner-city property, consider working with a REALTOR © who is an Inner-City Specialist. This agent will have the

November 29, 2020

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