Stories Tagged - Chestermere
June 19, 2019 | Andrea Cox
Traditionally the domain of the single-family home, Calgary's outlying bedroom communities are stepping up their game with a wave of new multi-family offerings.
April 10, 2019 | Andrea Cox
Nov. 21, 2018 | Andrea Cox
Nov. 21, 2018 | Tyler Difley
July 25, 2018 | Kathleen Renne
A rapidly increasing number of people are discovering Chestermere's allure. When McKay moved to the community 27 years ago, the population barely topped 900. Today, it sits around 20,700, with growth of just under two per cent last year.
Jan. 30, 2018 | Geoff Geddes
When it comes to Calgary's housing market, there's a lot of activity on the outskirts and in surrounding areas.
"We have a number of new communities and areas with many new developments offering competing products for the resale market," said CREB® chief economist Ann-Marie Lurie.
Nov. 15, 2017 | Gerald Vander Pyl
In October's municipal election, residents of the City of Chestermere elected both a new mayor and an entirely new city council. The fact that no incumbents were re-elected would have been notable, except that in Chestermere's case, no members of the previous council chose to run again.
As a result, the new council is planning a fresh start for the community after several tumultuous years that saw rampant complaints from residents over utility rates that increased by more than 50 per cent in five years and property taxes that some homeowners claimed had doubled over the course of a decade.
Nov. 16, 2017 | Andrea Cox
When it came to finding their forever home, sussing out a family friendly community that offered a healthy, outdoor lifestyle, and was close to family and amenities, was top of mind for Jeff and Jessica Huynh. The Huynhs had been living in Coventry Hills in Calgary's northwest. They enjoyed the neighbourhood, but with two young children, the couple wanted to be closer to family who live in Calgary's northeast areas of Pineridge, Coral Springs and Marlborough.