Stories Tagged - silverado
March 05, 2021 | Andrea Cox
March 05, 2021 | Geoff Geddes
"It's a bright, modern community with a broad appeal for those looking for affordable quality in south Calgary," said Steve LePan, development manager with Anthem United. "As the first new community in the area, it's focused on affordable quality for first-time buyers or those new to Canada."
March 04, 2021 | Andrea Cox
Tucked away on the fringes of Spruce Meadows, Silverado began construction in 2005 and is now nearing completion.
March 04, 2021 | Andrea Cox
Oct. 16, 2019 | Barb Livingstone
While some offer trips to Las Vegas or New York to seal the deal, two of Calgary's longtime builders say the key to success in today's market is good developments with incentives that help a buyer's financial bottom line.
July 24, 2019 | Geoff Geddes
Tucked away in the Rocky Mountain foothills, Sirocco at Pine Creek is a master-planned community with a prime location, a variety of front-drive and paired homes, and a picturesque golf course that shares its name.
Aug. 30, 2017 | Barb Livingstone
For active senior JoAnn Fetzner, who golfs three times a week and travels widely, one-level, bungalow living was an obvious choice for the rest of her life.
For empty-nester Patti Clarkson, 54, who is easing her way into retirement, her recently purchased bungalow villa will be the perfect "forever home."
For both women, finding a single-level home was a priority – part of their long-term planning for possible mobility issues down the road.
Aug. 23, 2017 | Tyler Difley
For many homebuyers, especially young families, nearby schools are a major factor when it comes to choosing a house and neighbourhood. While Calgary is full of older, established schools, there are also a number of new schools that have recently opened or are slated to open in the near future – many of them in Calgary's newest communities. Here are the Calgary Board of Education and Calgary Catholic School District's new school projects.
June 15, 2017 | Gerald Vander Pyl
A new farmers market set to open just south of Calgary city limits is reimagining the traditional market as a family entertainment venue.
Granary Road will have a variety of shops in its public market, but also an active learning park that is a mash-up of a children's playground and an interpretive centre.
"Parents are always looking for something to do with their children and while we have some amazing attractions in Calgary, there aren't enough," said Jane Walter-Lockwood, director of business development for Granary Road.
March 23, 2017 | Andrea Cox
New homebuyers modify Baywest blueprint with the stroke of a pen
When CREB®Now caught up with Maria Rocha Gil and Javier Gonzalez, they were in the process of doing a final walk-through on their new home. They chose a 2,600 square foot, two-storey home by Baywest Homes in Silverado's Dressage, a southwest community adjacent to Spruce Meadows.
The home is situated beside a landscaped park with flower gardens across from Silverado's new elementary school. The couple, who are in their mid-30s, are expecting their first child in July and are excited to move in and get organized before their bundle of joy arrives.