calgary_real_estate_home_crushesWe know you love to peek into homes and see some of the most unique and fun places for sale in Calgary... So we are going to make that easier for you and show you some of the best places we've seen on the market too. Get your popcorn and get ready to see some of the homes Calgary has to offer!!!  

3 HomeKit Home Automation Ideas For Your New House

 

Homekit-Home-Automation-Ideas“Hey, Siri...”

The best thing about living in this day and age is being able to do more with less effort, thanks to technology.

Setting up home automation is fantastic, but some people are scared of doing it. That’s why we invited Neil Glazenburg, Apple and HomeKit enthusiast, to share some great tips about Apple HomeKit home automation.

Neil shared the best practices in setting up your HomeKit, how to use it and how it can make your life easier!

HomeKit

HomeKit is an app built in Apple devices such as on the iPhone or iPad. It allows you to control smart devices in your house right at your fingertips!

The first thing that you need to do is to add smart devices to your…

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How to Flip a House For the First Time

 

Flipping-a-House-For-the-First-TimeDo you love watching programs about flipping houses? It is so cool to see documentation of places being transformed in 23-minute shows. But flipping a home is not as easy as it’s shown on the TV.

We invited a fantastic couple, Paul and Courtney Jewell, to talk about their experience in flipping a house in Calgary. As a couple, they have wanted to flip a home since they got married 17 years ago. Their dream came true this year when they flipped their first house!

As the years have gone by, they built their skill set to be able to achieve this. They started a carpentry business in 2005 and had numerous construction projects. They love doing home renovations for their clients and family members.

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How to Stage a House on a Budget

How_to_Stage_a_House_on_a_BudgetStaging plays an essential role in selling homes. Sellers need to present their house in a way that helps most buyers fall in love with it.

We invited Jakie to talk about how to stage your home on a budget so that buyers would fall in love with it. Jakie has been staging homes for several years now. Like magic, she can make houses look fantastic with her staging technique.

Beautify Key Areas

According to her, merely rearranging furniture can make a huge difference. You can start with the key rooms; kitchen, living room, and master bedroom. If there's an en suite off that master bedroom, that’s important too.

The curb appeal or the appearance of the property from the outside is also vital. People want to feel secure.…

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Move Up Homes in Calgary between 900,000 - 1,100,000

Move_up_homes_900_to_1100_calgaryMaking a move up to a dream home can be really exciting.

It's key to truly think through exactly what it is that you are wanting vs needing in that next home.

You truly deserve to love where you live.

Let us help guide and create the perfect plan to get you into that incredible move up home that you are dreaming of.

As we've talked about before, making a move up in a down market can be a really smart move for those who in the position to do so.

Enjoy these luxury listings below and let us know how we can help you!

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Move Up Homes in Calgary between 700,000 - 900,000

Move_up_homes_700_to_900_calgaryYou have been dreaming of making the move into a larger space, or perhaps into a home that has a better location. Both of these things are possible when you look through these move up homes below.

All of these homes are what many Calgary home buyers dream of. These aren't the fanciest of the fanciest, but they sure are amazing.

Moving up to a larger home changes a lot of things for everyone in the family.

You deserve to love where you live, and we love to help you and your family find the perfect home.

As we discussed in a previous post how moving up in a down market can be a smart move, it may be the right time for you.

Take a browse and dream of what it would be like to be in some of…

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Move_up_homes_600_to_700_calgaryGetting into a new home can be exciting for everyone in the family.

Moving up in a larger home can also be a bit daunting, not for your 7 year old however. All they see is more space to play and spread their toys out. For you, it could be a bit nervous getting into that larger home with larger monthly costs.

On the flip side, you could also be loving and really excited for the new space... All that to say, buying a larger home and moving up can be a bag full of mixed emotions for everyone.

So we want to help you.

We want to walk beside you through the process of moving up to a larger home and typically that starts with dreaming.

Dream of the new home you want to be in. How does the space feel? How will you interact with the layout? What…

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Move Up Homes in Calgary between 500,000 - 600,000

Move_up_homes_500_to_600_calgaryIf you have considered making a move up in a down market, now is a great time to consider this, we explain more why on this post. So in doing so, we wanted to compile some of the best homes for sale that are priced between 500,000 and 600,000 for you to look through.

When looking for the right home when making the move up, you need to take into consideration many details. You will also need to be willing to wait for the right home in the right location because of many factors tied to your family, schools, work, recreational activities etc etc. So don't be afraid to be patient for the right house.

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McKenzie Lake or Lake Bonavista - Battle of the Communities

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Welcome to this week's battle of the communities!

This week we are taking a look at two amazing communities that both have incredible lakes and amenities. The sun was out this week and we started to get a taste of what is coming very soon in terms of a great summer. 

If you have ever been to either of these communities before, you know that they are both sought after and when you live here, your friends are sure to follow. We've seen this happen with our own clients as a group of them have all started to or already have moved into one of these two communities! I'm not going to say which one, as I want you to be the judge for yourself!

Let's meet this week's contenders:

On the…

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Home Crush of the Week with Chamberlain Real Estate Group

129_winchester_cr_swOne of the amazing communities in the west end of Calgary that you should know about is Westgate. This highly desirable area and location of this home as well as the community in general needs to be on your radar! This week we are crushing on 129 Winchester Cres SW. 

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129 Winchester Cres SW Calgary

Here is what we love about it:

  • Beautifully renovated home
  • Amazing location in a crescent
  • Easy access to major roads
  • Over 1,500 sq ft on the main floor
  • Oversized rear garage

List Price: $819,000

Listed By: Hayley Green of EXP Realty

 

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Home Crush of the Week with Chamberlain Real Estate Group

1252_lake_twintree_dr_seOne of the amazing communities in Calgary that you should know about is Lake Bonavista. This community is home to some of the most incredible homes as well as an amazing lake. This week we are crushing on 1252 Lake Twintree Dr. SE. 

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1252 Lake Twintree Dr SE Calgary

Here is what we love about it:

  • Fully renovated home
  • Amazing price point under $600,000
  • Main floor laundry
  • New Hardwood

List Price: $599,900

Listed By: Joseph Purcell of Real Estate Professionals Inc.

 

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