Sell or Rent your Home in Calgary? - June 2023 Edition

It's important to consider your personal circumstances, financial goals, and preferences when deciding whether to sell a home or rent your home. Both options have their own advantages and disadvantages, so it's essential to weigh them against your specific needs. It is a great time to get moving. Whether you are no longer needing your home, it may be a conversation to have. Are you looking for a Home Evaluation to Sell your home or Keep the Home and Rent it Out? Amanda Ku is a Real Estate Agent and a Property Manager that can provide you a quick evaluation for estimating what your home will sell for or rent for in our current Market!

Selling a Home:


  1. Financial gain: Selling a…

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Cleaning and Organizing Tips and Tricks for the Busy Mom

Maintaining a clean and organized home is something we all strive for, but let's be honest—it can be hard work, especially for busy moms. With the demands of work, juggling schedules, raising children, and managing the challenges of day-to-day life, finding time for cleaning and tidying can feel overwhelming. However, with a few quick and simple cleaning tips, you can save time, energy, and even a bit of sanity in the process.

  1. Put function at the forefront: One effective approach to managing clutter and mess is to identify the areas in your home that tend to get messy most frequently. Take a moment to assess these areas and ask yourself, "What can I put here that would help?" For…

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Alternative Lending Options

If you are denied mortgage financing by traditional lenders like banks or credit unions, it can be discouraging. However, it's important to know that may be other options available. When applying for a mortgage, if your application does not meet the requirements of traditional institutions, you may find yourself in the "Alternative-A" or "B" lending space.

This space includes three types of lenders: Alt-A lenders, MICs, and private lenders. Alt-A lenders are regulated institutions that offer products that cater to consumers with broader qualifying criteria. MICs are similar to Alt-A lenders but are organized according to the Income Tax Act and pool money from individual shareholder investors to lend out on mortgages.…

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22 Richard Place SW, Unit 224, Calgary, AB

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Welcome to 22 Richard Place SW, conveniently located in the community of Lincoln Park. The condo location is nestled just south of Mount Royal University. 

This one-bedroom, one-bathroom condo offers an excellent opportunity for anyone seeking a comfortable and convenient home. The unit features a cozy living room with a gas fireplace, big windows, in-suite laundry, underground parking, storage, as well as a courtyard view. The home has no carpet, which can be a big advantage for anyone with allergies or looking for a low-maintenance living space,

The condo complex itself offers a range of amenities, including a fitness center, a party room, and a car wash. This provides residents…

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Live in Arbour Lake

Have you always wanted to live by the water? Calgary's only northwest lake community, Arbour Lake might be just what you are looking for. This community has it all, from gorgeous views of the mountains, walkways and bike paths within the rolling hills, lots of parks, and a pure lake that houses many imported rainbow trout.  A beautiful lakeside community where you can make yourself at home with world-class amenities and make friends wherever you go. 

The Community

A community created to bring a resort vibe to those who live there, it’s easy to come here and want to stay forever.  Just a short drive away from the Rocky Mountains and filled with several community events all year round, people from all walks of life can enjoy a…

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Top 10 Elementary Schools in Calgary, Alberta

There are a lot of different factors to think about when you’re looking to buy a property and move to a new neighbourhood. A major consideration for many families is how good the schools are in the area. The school system you move to can have a lasting impact on the future of your children because, in many cases, it dictates which schools your family can access. 

Here are a few things to keep in mind if you are choosing a place to live with access to the best schools. 

1. Ranking System: Start by diving into the data and looking at how different schools across the city are ranked. There are a few different organizations that rank schools, looking at how each school is doing in academics compared to…

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Evolving in Evanston

Are you looking for a place where you and your family can grow? How about this quaint, calm oasis that is nestled sweetly in the Northwest. It is just ready and waiting for nice people such as yourself to make a fresh start in. The lush green spaces make room for playgrounds that kids love to explore and a neighborhood gazebo where strangers become friends. Everything you could ever need for your family is here from good schools, grocery stores, retail outlets, and other essential businesses right at your doorstep. 

Living in Evanston

Only one word truly describes life in Evanston and that word is, “Open.” Open arms, open hearts, and open spaces is the name of the game in this community. A vibrant multi-cultural neighborhood…

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Panorama Hills Detached Home with Double Attached Garage, and fully fenced yard and a west facing Juliet's balcony

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This beautiful family home is move-in ready in the desirable community of Panorama Hills! The well-appointed main floor boasts a bright living/eating area highlighted by a gorgeous kitchen with 9-foot ceilings, stainless steel appliances, a fridge with a waterline, and granite countertops. You will find a main-floor bedroom (which can also be used as a formal dining room, flex room, or office) with french doors to enclose the space. The upper level features a massive bonus room with tons of light and a west-facing balcony to watch the sunset. 3 good-sized bedrooms including the primary suite with a good-sized walk-in closet, and a…

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23 Kincora Crescent For Sale House in Calgary

Welcome to 23 Kincora Crescent NW in Calgary!

This home will check all the boxes! Beautiful home located in the Community of Kincora in the NW Calgary Community. Beautiful double-attached garage duplex, 3 bedrooms upstairs, 2.5 Bathrooms, and an undeveloped basement awaiting your creative ideas. Plenty of windows throughout the house provide lots of warm natural light in the home.

The main floor features well-maintained hardwood flooring throughout, a gourmet kitchen with granite countertops, stainless steel appliances, and a massive center island. At the front of the house, there is an open flex area, which can be used as an office, sitting area, library, or kid's playroom. The dining area is located at the back of the house that leads to a…

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Settle in at Sage Hill

As one of Calgary’s fastest-growing northwest communities, residents love that Sage Hill embraces the natural landscape, with beautiful green spaces winding throughout the entire neighbourhood. Set along the northern edge of the city’s developed area, Sage Hill is also extremely well-supplied with various amenities, including satellite locations of some of the most popular restaurants.

Living in Sage Hill

You’ve heard the radio commercials, but what is it really like to live in Sage Hill? The answer: Beautiful! There is a great mix of home styles, with single-family style as the most popular. There are a few multi-family complexes as well as some executive homes, and you can also find some very nice townhomes. There is even…

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