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Calgary Luxury Real Estate

The Calgary luxury real estate market begins at the million dollar mark and knows no end. Lavish homes for sale usually begin at this seven digit price point. The definition for luxury real estate varies depending on the particular area’s average price. These stunning homes are only available to an exclusive crowd with refined tastes.

Discover the most elite homes Calgary has to offer. We’ll help you placate your desire to explore deluxe penthouses, mansions and villas.  The extravagant, well-known neighborhoods in the region’s market are as follows:

Elbow Park - Original Class

  • Elbow Park is located in the city’s southwest quadrant and is made up mainly of single family homes. It is one of the oldest and most affluent communities in Calgary.
  • This...

Calgary Real Estate Newsletter - August 2012

Summer time in the city!

We're a little more than half way through the summer and what a summer it has been. Awesome weather and some milestone celebrations as we celebrated the Calgary Stampede's 100th Anniversary.

The heat wave is going continue to for a bit longer so I thought I would share with you 3 tips for keeping your home cool and comfortable for the whole family, without air conditioning.

    • Keep Window Coverings Closed - We all love to have that natural light and sun beaming through into the rooms of our homes, but during warm summers like what we're having, this can boost the thermostat an unwanted 15-20 degrees. Close the...

    Calgary Real Estate July 2012 Monthly Housing Statistics

    CREB reports that Calgary continued to go against national trends during the month of July. Although the country's two largest cities of Vancouver and Toronto experienced a decline in home sales activity, Calgary continued to experience record improvements in terms of sales and prices. In all, a total of 1,936 residential units were sold in Calgary in the month of July, representing a 21.3 percent increase when compared to the same time in 2011.

    When examining year-to-date data, the City of Calgary has enjoyed a total of 13,684 sales. These figures represent a 16.5 percent increase when compared to 2011. Specific sectors within the city limits have also experienced a significant amount of growth. While the condominium apartment market enjoyed a 9.4 percent year-to-date increase, the single-family market experienced 18.9 percent in gains.

    After falling short in terms of sales activity since the recession, the recent growth and upward trend puts the Calgary housing market in...