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Please visit our Open House at 106 660 EAU CLAIRE AVE SW in CALGARY.
Open House on Sunday, September 30, 2012 12:00 pm
***Open House Saturday, Sept. 29 from 12:30 - 3:30 pm & Sunday, Sept. 30 from 12:00 - 3:00 pm*** WELCOME TO THE PRINCETON , CALGARY'S PREMIER DOWNTOWN CONDO LOCATION !! Just steps from the BOW RIVER, PRINCE'S ISLAND & EAU CLAIRE this SPOTLESS 1130 sq. ft. condo has it all. This main floor unit features an open concept with the living room ( WITH GAS FIREPLACE & PRIVATE GARDEN PATIO ACCESS ), kitchen ( WITH GRANITE COUNTERTOPS, BREAKFAST BAR & STAINLESS STEEL APPLIANCES ) and large dining area all flowing together ( OVER HARDWOOD FLOORING & UNDER 9 FOOT CEILINGS ). You'll love the large master suite ( WITH GAS FIREPLACE, WALKIN CLOSET & LARGE 5 PC. ENSUITE ) as well as a private den ( WITH CUSTOM MURPHY BED & VAULTED CEILING ) along with a 3 pc. bath ( WITH DEN ACCESS ) and large laundry / storage room. This unit comes with 0NE TITLEd PARKING SPACE and a TITLED STORAGE UNIT. Call today for your private showing !!
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Please visit our Open House at 106 660 EAU CLAIRE AVE SW in CALGARY.
Open House on Saturday, September 29, 2012 12:30 pm
***Open House Saturday, Sept. 29 from 12:30 - 3:30 pm & Sunday, Sept. 30 from 12:00 - 3:00 pm*** WELCOME TO THE PRINCETON , CALGARY'S PREMIER DOWNTOWN CONDO LOCATION !! Just steps from the BOW RIVER, PRINCE'S ISLAND & EAU CLAIRE this SPOTLESS 1130 sq. ft. condo has it all. This main floor unit features an open concept with the living room ( WITH GAS FIREPLACE & PRIVATE GARDEN PATIO ACCESS ), kitchen ( WITH GRANITE COUNTERTOPS, BREAKFAST BAR & STAINLESS STEEL APPLIANCES ) and large dining area all flowing together ( OVER HARDWOOD FLOORING & UNDER 9 FOOT CEILINGS ). You'll love the large master suite ( WITH GAS FIREPLACE, WALKIN CLOSET & LARGE 5 PC. ENSUITE ) as well as a private den ( WITH CUSTOM MURPHY BED & VAULTED CEILING ) along with a 3 pc. bath ( WITH DEN ACCESS ) and large laundry / storage room. This unit comes with 0NE TITLEd PARKING SPACE and a TITLED STORAGE UNIT. Call today for your private showing !!
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Quest For Excellence 2013

 

Do you know a grade 12 student, living in Western Canada, who could benefit from a $1000 scholarship?


What is the Quest for Excellence? The Quest for Excellence Program is a bursary program for grade 12 students in Western Canada. It was established by RE/MAX of Western Canada to recognize the success and ongoing pursuits of Western Canadian students in regards to leadership and community contribution initiatives. Scroll down to enter.

RE/MAX of Western Canada will award 16 bursaries of $1,000 each to qualifying Grade 12 students. In addition, the 16 bursary winners will be entered into a draw and one lucky recipient will receive a RE/MAX Hot Air Balloon ride for two. Bursary winners will be notified in May, 2013. 

The Quest for Excellence is open to all Grade 12 students attending high school from September, 2012 - June, 2013. Grade 12 students may not have participated in graduation commencement ceremonies in the past. Applicants must be a resident of one of the following provinces/territories.
 

  • British Columbia
  • Alberta
  • Saskatchewan
  • Manitoba
  • Yukon Territory

Students are to convey the contributions they have made to their communities in a short online essay, maximum 1,250 words. Key qualities students should demonstrate are leadership, motivation and communication skills. Other attributes may include volunteering, participation in charitable events or fundraising, and contributions that enrich the lives of others and their communities.

Note: All entries become the property of RE/MAX of Western Canada and photos and names of winners may be used in print publications and media.

Complete the following on-line application form. Deadline for entry is midnight of March 11th, 2013. A maximum of one on-line essay per student.
 

CLICK HERE FOR MORE INFORMATION 

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Please visit our Open House at 106 660 EAU CLAIRE AVE SW in CALGARY.
Open House on Sunday, September 23, 2012 1:00 pm
***Open House: Saturday, Sept. 22 from 1:00 - 4:00 pm & Sunday, Sept. 23 from 1:00 - 4:00 pm*** WELCOME TO THE PRINCETON , CALGARY'S PREMIER DOWNTOWN CONDO LOCATION !! Just steps from the BOW RIVER, PRINCE'S ISLAND & EAU CLAIRE this SPOTLESS 1130 sq. ft. condo has it all. This main floor unit features an open concept with the living room ( WITH GAS FIREPLACE & PRIVATE GARDEN PATIO ACCESS ), kitchen ( WITH GRANITE COUNTERTOPS, BREAKFAST BAR & STAINLESS STEEL APPLIANCES ) and large dining area all flowing together ( OVER HARDWOOD FLOORING & UNDER 9 FOOT CEILINGS ). You'll love the large master suite ( WITH GAS FIREPLACE, WALKIN CLOSET & LARGE 5 PC. ENSUITE ) as well as a private den ( WITH CUSTOM MURPHY BED & VAULTED CEILING ) along with a 3 pc. bath ( WITH DEN ACCESS ) and large laundry / storage room. This unit comes with 0NE TITLEd PARKING SPACE and a TITLED STORAGE UNIT. Call today for your private showing !!
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Please visit our Open House at 106 660 EAU CLAIRE AVE SW in CALGARY.
Open House on Saturday, September 22, 2012 1:00 pm
***Open House: Saturday, Sept. 22 from 1:00 - 4:00 pm & Sunday, Sept. 23 from 1:00 - 4:00 pm*** WELCOME TO THE PRINCETON , CALGARY'S PREMIER DOWNTOWN CONDO LOCATION !! Just steps from the BOW RIVER, PRINCE'S ISLAND & EAU CLAIRE this SPOTLESS 1130 sq. ft. condo has it all. This main floor unit features an open concept with the living room ( WITH GAS FIREPLACE & PRIVATE GARDEN PATIO ACCESS ), kitchen ( WITH GRANITE COUNTERTOPS, BREAKFAST BAR & STAINLESS STEEL APPLIANCES ) and large dining area all flowing together ( OVER HARDWOOD FLOORING & UNDER 9 FOOT CEILINGS ). You'll love the large master suite ( WITH GAS FIREPLACE, WALKIN CLOSET & LARGE 5 PC. ENSUITE ) as well as a private den ( WITH CUSTOM MURPHY BED & VAULTED CEILING ) along with a 3 pc. bath ( WITH DEN ACCESS ) and large laundry / storage room. This unit comes with 0NE TITLEd PARKING SPACE and a TITLED STORAGE UNIT. Call today for your private showing !!
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I have listed a new property at 26 Summit Pointe DR in DE WINTON.
This custom built home has over 6000 sq ft of living space. Quality and thought were put into every detail of this home - custom walnut cabinetry, solid walnut core 8 ft doors, rounded drywall edges, painted ceiling boarders, tray ceilings, walnut columns, extensive built ins, 3 zone in floor heating on main floor with in floor heating in the basement and many more details. This home has recently been painted top to bottom with new travertine flooring installed on the main floor. Relax outside and enjoy the south facing views of Heritage Pointe Golf Course, backing onto the 9th tee box. The downstairs offers a media room, fitness room, wine room, complete wet-bar, bedroom and steam shower bath and more fantastic views from the walk-out basement. Upstairs are three additional bedrooms, two enjoy their own private sink area and the third large room has plenty of room for a generous sitting area. It's hard to find a family home of this size and quality, this is a must see.
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Okotoks Realtor Jay Magnussen and his Okotoks real estate team including Kim Daniel, Savannah Magnussen-Afonso and Derek Stuart, along with KidSport Okotoks leader Nick Ruigrock were serving up world famous Nathan's Hot Dogs at the Okotoks Jr. A Oilers Home Opener hockey game on Friday night at the Centennial Arena. 

 

We are thrilled to announce that we raised $900 which will go a long way within the KidSport Okotoks organization. 

 

KidSport believes that no kid should be left on the sidelines and all should be given the opportunity to experience the positive benefits of organized sports. KidSport Okotoks provides support to children in the Foothills area in order to remove financial barriers that prevent them from playing organized sport.

 

If you would like to make a donation or find out how you can donate your gently used sports equiptment, visit: http://www.kidsport.ab.ca/index.php?page=okotoks_home

 

Special thanks to Nathan's Hot Dogs, Sobeys, ATCO Gas, Okotoks Jr. A Oilers and The Western Wheel! 

 

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Please visit our Open House at 106 660 EAU CLAIRE AVE SW in CALGARY.
Open House on Sunday, September 9, 2012 1:30 pm
***Open House: Saturday, Sept. 8 from 1:00 - 4:00 pm & Sunday, Sept. 9 from 1:30 - 4:00 pm*** WELCOME TO THE PRINCETON , CALGARY'S PREMIER DOWNTOWN CONDO LOCATION !! Just steps from the BOW RIVER, PRINCE'S ISLAND & EAU CLAIRE this SPOTLESS 1130 sq. ft. condo has it all. This main floor unit features an open concept with the living room ( WITH GAS FIREPLACE & PRIVATE GARDEN PATIO ACCESS ), kitchen ( WITH GRANITE COUNTERTOPS, BREAKFAST BAR & STAINLESS STEEL APPLIANCES ) and large dining area all flowing together ( OVER HARDWOOD FLOORING & UNDER 9 FOOT CEILINGS ). You'll love the large master suite ( WITH GAS FIREPLACE, WALKIN CLOSET & LARGE 5 PC. ENSUITE ) as well as a private den ( WITH CUSTOM MURPHY BED & VAULTED CEILING ) along with a 3 pc. bath ( WITH DEN ACCESS ) and large laundry / storage room. This unit comes with 0NE TITLEd PARKING SPACE and a TITLED STORAGE UNIT. Call today for your private showing !!
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I have listed a new property at 2221 32 ST SW in CALGARY.
LIVE, RENT or BUILD !! This 800 sq. ft INNER CITY bungalow located on a quiet street is situated on a 50' x 120' R-C2 LOT offering plenty of options ! The main floor has an open concept with the living room , dining area and kitchen all flowing together (OVER HARDWOOD FLOORING) along with the master bedroom and a 4 pc. bath. The basement is fully developed with 2 more bedrooms and a 3 pc. bath. Outside you'll find a nicely landscaped yard with 2 magnificent WEEPING BIRCH trees in the front, side driveway, patio and an oversized, insulated & drywalled TRIPLE GARAGE / WORKSHOP in the back. Call today for your showing !
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Please visit our Open House at 106 660 EAU CLAIRE AVE SW in CALGARY.
Open House on Saturday, September 8, 2012 1:00 pm
***Open House: Saturday, Sept. 8 from 1:00 - 4:00 pm & Sunday, Sept. 9 from 1:30 - 4:00 pm*** WELCOME TO THE PRINCETON , CALGARY'S PREMIER DOWNTOWN CONDO LOCATION !! Just steps from the BOW RIVER, PRINCE'S ISLAND & EAU CLAIRE this SPOTLESS 1130 sq. ft. condo has it all. This main floor unit features an open concept with the living room ( WITH GAS FIREPLACE & PRIVATE GARDEN PATIO ACCESS ), kitchen ( WITH GRANITE COUNTERTOPS, BREAKFAST BAR & STAINLESS STEEL APPLIANCES ) and large dining area all flowing together ( OVER HARDWOOD FLOORING & UNDER 9 FOOT CEILINGS ). You'll love the large master suite ( WITH GAS FIREPLACE, WALKIN CLOSET & LARGE 5 PC. ENSUITE ) as well as a private den ( WITH CUSTOM MURPHY BED & VAULTED CEILING ) along with a 3 pc. bath ( WITH DEN ACCESS ) and large laundry / storage room. This unit comes with 0NE TITLEd PARKING SPACE and a TITLED STORAGE UNIT. Call today for your private showing !!
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I have listed a new property at 429 20 DISCOVERY RIDGE CLOSE SW in CALGARY.
Beautiful corner condo on the 4th floor of the prestigious Wedgewoods of Discovery Ridge! Nestled in Griffith Woods natural area this condo complex offers privacy and serene views. Features 2 bedrooms and 2 baths. Open concept kitchen, dining and family area with a large master bedroom and ensuite bath. In suite laundry. There is also a full gym along with a billiards and party room to enjoy. Close access to many amenities such as Westhills shopping centre. Many nature trails and golf courses in surrounding area. Titled parking stall and plenty of storage space. Come view this immaculate condo today!
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Support KidSport Okotoks by joining us on Friday, September 14 from 5:30 - 7:00 pm @ the Okotoks Oilers Jr. A Home Opener!


Donations will be accepted with all proceeds benefitting KidSport Okotoks! See you there! 

 

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Calgary, Sept. 4, 2012 – Following several months of higher than expected sales growth, Calgary residential sales in August totaled 1,725 units, a 10-per-cent increase over last year.


“While the sales grow remains strong, it is slower than previous five months in part due to the lack of new listings in the City’s single family market,” said Bob Jablonski, CREB® President.  “With fewer products to choose from, many consumers are holding off on transacting or turning to surrounding towns, the new home market and condominiums.”


New listings within the City of Calgary total 2,585 units in August, down 13 per cent from one year ago and down more than four per cent on a year-to-date basis.  Meanwhile, new listings in the surrounding towns have improved by nearly 10 per cent after the first eight months of this year.

 

“Improving choice, affordable prices, combined with lifestyle factors and the lack of choice in the single family market within city limits, have driven sales growth in towns surrounding the city,” said Jabslonski.  “In general, the area has witnessed sales activity that is comparable to peak sales activity.”


Single family sales totaled 1,169 in August 2012, six per cent above levels recorded in 2011.  Meanwhile, new listings declined by 14 per cent on a year-over-year basis over the same time frame.  This year, demand has far outpaced new additions to supply in the single-family market, causing a significant depletion of standing inventories.  However, the recent decline in sales growth helped ease the pressure on the market, as months of supply have risen to levels more consistent with balanced territory. 


While sales growth activity did cool, the upward price pressure on single family homes will not likely ease until the fall.  As of August, the benchmark price for a single family home was $432,600, an eight-per-cent increase over August 2011 levels.  The increase may seem significant, but the prices have leveled off compared to the previous month and remain nearly $20,000 below peak levels recorded in July 2007.


August sales in both condominium apartment and townhouse units recorded year-over-year growth that outpaced the single family market.  Year-to-date apartment sales have improved by nearly 10 per cent over 2011, while the level of new listings remained at levels similar to last year.  The improvement in sales relative to new listings has helped reduce the elevated inventory levels, keeping this market in balanced territory. 


The benchmark price of a condominium apartment for the month of August was $248,700, a 3.6-per-cent increase over the previous year.  Meanwhile townhouse style condominiums had a monthly benchmark price of $278,200, only a 2.5-per-cent increase.  While the upward momentum is a signal of continued recovery in the condominium market, the benchmark price for condominiums remains nearly 16 per cent below peak levels.

 

“Some continue to foresee a scenario where price declines are looming in the local housing market, especially given national trends,” said Ann-Marie Lurie, CREB® Chief Economist.  “There is no question economic concerns can threaten our housing recovery. However, to date Calgary housing market consumers are exhibiting confidence evidenced through the pick-up in sales activity across all housing types. 


“The rapid sales growth caused supply levels to drop, particularly in the single family market, resulting in price gains.  While we anticipate recent movements in the single family resale market will take some pressure off the higher-than-expected price growth, another city wide price correction is not expected given current economic growth expectations combined with one of the best affordability climates in the country." 

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Please visit our Open House at 106 660 EAU CLAIRE AVE SW in CALGARY.
Open House on Sunday, September 2, 2012 12:00 pm
***Open House Saturday, Sept 1 from 1-4 pm & Sunday, Sept. 2 from 12-3 pm*** WELCOME TO THE PRINCETON , CALGARY'S PREMIER DOWNTOWN CONDO LOCATION !! Just steps from the BOW RIVER, PRINCE'S ISLAND & EAU CLAIRE this SPOTLESS 1130 sq. ft. condo has it all. This main floor unit features an open concept with the living room ( WITH GAS FIREPLACE & PRIVATE GARDEN PATIO ACCESS ), kitchen ( WITH GRANITE COUNTERTOPS, BREAKFAST BAR & STAINLESS STEEL APPLIANCES ) and large dining area all flowing together ( OVER HARDWOOD FLOORING & UNDER 9 FOOT CEILINGS ). You'll love the large master suite ( WITH GAS FIREPLACE, WALKIN CLOSET & LARGE 5 PC. ENSUITE ) as well as a private den ( WITH CUSTOM MURPHY BED & VAULTED CEILING ) along with a 3 pc. bath ( WITH DEN ACCESS ) and large laundry / storage room. This unit comes with 0NE TITLEd PARKING SPACE and a TITLED STORAGE UNIT. Call today for your private showing !!
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