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The big picture

October 02, 2017

Inventory increases and sales drop in September, but overall sales for the year remain higher than last year.

Strong gains in the first-half of 2017 has put the Calgary year-to-date sales at seven per cent above last years' levels and 11 per cent below long-term averages, but challenges remain with easing sales and rising new listings.

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CREB® Charitable Foundation honours three decades of giving with $300,000 donation

September 27, 2017

Yesterday, the CREB® Charitable Foundation, CREB®'s giving arm, donated $300,000 to three deserving local charities through its Investing in HOPE program at its 30th anniversary celebration. 

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CREB® Charitable Foundation brings local REALTORS® together to build homes with Habitat for Humanity

September 21, 2017

Today, the CREB® Charitable Foundation sent out a team of 24 local Realtors to take part in a Habitat for Humanity Build Day in the northwest community of Bowness. The CREB® Charitable Foundation donated $50,000 toward these Habitat homes in Bowness and the Alberta Real Estate Foundation (AREF) provided a $50,000 matching grant.

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Housing recovery a balancing act

September 01, 2017

Growth in new listings outpaced sales preventing inventory declines

Sales posted a modest gain in August, but a rise in new listings kept inventory levels elevated. 

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Mid-Year market update shows stability

August 17, 2017

CREB® forecasts a process of recovery for the remainder of 2017

The first-half of 2017 marked a shift in Alberta’s economy from recession to recovery, with conditions supporting stability rather than expansion.

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Housing recovery remains a work-in-progress

August 01, 2017

Market sees modest inventory gains, but overall prices inch up

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.

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June spells a gradual recovery

July 04, 2017

Stable prices in detached sector signal balanced conditions despite increased inventory

Calgary’s housing market in June saw a modest improvement in sales along with an increase in new listings.  

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Home prices remained stable in May

June 01, 2017

Demand for detached housing continues to rise 

Fueled by the detached sector, Calgary home prices trended up for the fourth consecutive month, but remain below 2014 highs.

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Housing market retains momentum in April

May 01, 2017

City-wide prices hold steady as labour market improves

Calgary’s housing market continued to show signs of stability in April. With improvements in the labour market and a balanced detached sector, city-wide benchmark prices reached $439,600 in April, similar to the previous month, but 0.90 per cent below last year’s levels.

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Housing market set for favourable lead into spring

April 03, 2017

Detached prices stabilize as city-wide inventory trends down

After a long period of disconnect between supply and demand, Calgary's detached housing sector is firmly in balanced territory. Sales were still 10 per cent below long-term trends in March, but above levels seen in recent years, while average inventory declined compared to last year, supporting price stability in the detached market.

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