Easing sales, gains in new listings and elevated inventory levels continue to slow Calgary’s recovery in the housing market in August. (more…)
For Cochrane, Springbank and Bearspaw residents, mountain views are only part of the appeal
If you head west from Calgary, the views of the Rocky Mountains keep getting more and more spectacular.
Given the scenery, it’s no wonder that areas west of the city have long been home to much sought-after real estate.
The Town of Cochrane, and the rural communities of Bearspaw and Springbank in Rocky View County, are prized for their mountain views and easy access to the Rockies.
Picturesque living between Calgary and the mountains
Perched at the junction of Highways 8 and 22X with a beautiful mountain backdrop, the townsite of Redwood Meadows is attracting young families who want to get away from it all, while staying close enough to the city for a quick commute.
Many Canadian energy-related municipalities within Alberta and Saskatchewan have seen housing markets struggle over the past few years, resulting in price declines.
The recent mortgage rule changes and higher lending rates are factors weighing on demand and prices across some of those areas.