Calgary home sales are down but number of homes are on the rise

Calgary home sales are down but number of homes are on the rise

According to the Calgary Real Estate Board, the benchmark selling price of the typical home in Calgary last month was sitting at $440,400. The price is up 1.1% from $439,700 in May but is still nearly $20,000 below the selling price from a year ago. “The...
Vancouver, Toronto, Calgary among world’s 10 most livable cities

Vancouver, Toronto, Calgary among world’s 10 most livable cities

The Economist recently ranked 3 Canadian cities among those most livable in the world: Vancouver, Toronto, and Calgary. These cities took 3rd, 4th, and 5th place respectively out of the 140 ranked. Only Melbourne, Australia, and Vienna, Austria, ranked higher. The...
Home sales and prices on the rise in Calgary

Home sales and prices on the rise in Calgary

Last week, Canada Mortgage and Housing Corp released a report stating that Calgary home sales and home prices will continue to rise this year and into next year, fuelled in part by migration to the city and a falling unemployment rate. Last year, over 45,000 people...