Stories Tagged - Mario Toneguzzi
April 17, 2020 | Mario Toneguzzi
With economic uncertainty top of mind due to the collapse in oil prices and the COVID-19 crisis, prospective homebuyers are increasingly looking for more affordable options when making a purchase.
That will likely lead to more demand in the condominium apartment market in the future.
March 13, 2020 | Mario Toneguzzi
However, like anything else in this country, affordability is relative and truly dependent on context. If you're a millennial or a potential first-time homebuyer of any stripe, you're much better off entering the market in Calgary than other major centres like Vancouver or Toronto.
Feb. 14, 2020 | Mario Toneguzzi
I have my own personal preferences – such as the mountains, which are near and dear to everyone, and the natural parks everywhere in sight – but I thought I would pick the brains of a few REALTORS® who have also long called the city home.
Jan. 10, 2020 | Mario Toneguzzi
Dec. 18, 2019 | Mario Toneguzzi
July 17, 2019 | Mario Toneguzzi
Oct. 15, 2018 | Mario Toneguzzi
Matt Zabloski, the City of Calgary's project lead for the legalization of cannabis, said the federal government has set the table for what will happen in Calgary.
June 14, 2018 | Mario Toneguzzi
Calgary's housing market lives and breathes based on the whims of the city's overall economy.
While the city had an impressive gain of 6.9 per cent in economic growth in 2017 compared to 2016, according to the Conference Board of Canada, the economic engine will slow down this year and in 2019.
Dec. 22, 2017 | Mario Toneguzzi
I know you're pretty busy these days getting ready for your epic journey. You must receive millions of letters. I can't imagine how time-consuming it is for you, but if you have a chance, please read mine.
Dec. 06, 2017 | Mario Toneguzzi
There's no question that demand in the Calgary housing market eased following the collapse of oil prices in late 2014.
The impact of that global event sent shockwaves through the local economy, as thousands of people lost their jobs through two brutal years of recession in 2015 and 2016.
A slowing economy and job uncertainty always have an impact on the housing market, and the city saw a corresponding ease in home demand.
However, Calgary's homebuilders have been resilient and creative.