Category Archives: Guides and How-Tos

6 Ways to Build Your Dream-Home Budget in 2020

House hunting is both exciting and daunting—and sure to invoke a flurry of emotions! The business of purchasing a home is much more complex than finding the four-bedroom, single detached house of your dreams in the right neighbourhood. Coming up with the minimum 5% down payment, navigating fluctuating real estate prices, dealing with stagnating wages,…

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How to prepare your kids for a big move

Moving to a new home or a new city can be exciting, but the transition can sometimes be full of uncertainty for children. Thankfully, many experts say this is normal and there’s a lot you can do to ease your children into the change. On average, it can take kids five to six weeks to…

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How to make moving comfortable for your furry friends

Moving can be a stressful experience for children, but with kids, you can explain to them the process in an attempt to calm them down. When it comes to moving with our pets, we have to be more tactful in order to make them feel at ease with this process.

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A look at how infrastructure gets built in our city

Infrastructure is the fundamental facilities and systems that serve the City of Calgary (and other municipalities). Calgary, as you probably know, needs constant investment in new infrastructure as well as the replacement of older and damaged infrastructure. Funding the growth and maintenance of infrastructure is a concept that should be understood by all taxpaying citizens…

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Home building terminology you should know

When it comes to the world of home building and real estate, industry buzzwords can sometimes make things confusing. Having an understanding of the common lingo and terminology can make the process of buying a home a lot easier.

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