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This week’s lineup features helpful advice for controlling home humidity levels, a breakdown of the latest statistics from Calgary’s luxury market and tips for choosing a reliable mover.

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This week in CREB®Now

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Moisture management: the importance of monitoring your home’s humidity levels

In a place like Calgary – where the dry air is legendary for its ability to wreak havoc on our skin, lips and hair – it might seem odd to worry about humidity in the home. However, as Millenium Plus Homes’ Shameer Gaidhar notes in his latest column, high humidity levels can lead to a variety of health and structural issues.

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Market momentum: pandemic-related factors are increasing demand for $1-million-plus properties

Here we check in on Calgary’s luxury housing market, which is starting to heat up in step with the rest of the city’s resale product segments.

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Moving month: how to choose a mover and avoid common scams

With so many homes changing hands right now, plenty of people will soon be on the move to new digs. Moving can be a stressful (and costly) process if you’re not careful, so we’re here to help with a few tips.

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Year one of COVID-19 pandemic brought sweeping changes to Calgary real estate and the way business is done

The business of building, buying and selling homes has changed quite a bit in the last 12-plus months. Some of those changes might not stick around after the pandemic ends, but others could be here to stay. Here we explore those changes to find the key takeaways for real estate consumers and industry players.

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