Stories Tagged - Homeowners
June 25, 2021 | Gerald Vander Pyl
Feb. 08, 2021 | Tyler Difley
Jan. 08, 2021 | Tyler Difley
June 22, 2020 | Barb Livingstone
As Calgarians get used to the rules for weathering the COVID-19 pandemic, the city's lake communities are making sure residents can safely enjoy their abundance of unique water amenities.
June 18, 2020 | Tyler Difley
April 30, 2020 | Jim Zang
Jan. 10, 2020 | Gerald Vander Pyl
Oct. 30, 2019 | CREBNow
However, there are mixed opinions among homebuyers and sellers, real estate professionals, and community developers about what features contribute to a livable, vibrant and healthy neighbourhood.
Jan. 30, 2018 | Gerald Vander Pyl
A new Canada-wide stress test for people applying for uninsured mortgages is leading to uncertainty among experts about the possible effects on the Calgary real estate market in 2018.
The federal government's new B-20 guidelines, introduced on Jan. 1, set out a new minimum qualifying rate or "stress test" for mortgages. Borrowers must qualify using the five-year benchmark rate published by the Bank of Canada, or the contractual mortgage rate plus two per cent – whichever is greater.
Dec. 16, 2016 | Miles Durie
If you've been paying attention, you're aware that, starting Jan. 1, we'll be paying $1.01 more per gigajoule for natural gas to heat our homes and a few extra cents a litre to fuel our cars.
It's the provincial carbon levy, and it's inevitable.
If you're like me, you want to know what the government is going to do with the revenue.
For starters, it's setting up an agency whose goal is to reduce our utility bills, decrease emissions and save energy in general.