March 2016

There are 6 blog entries for March 2016.

Barn doors bring an interesting rustic touch to your home. The sliding door is a space-saving alternative to traditional doors and is perfect for your home office, laundry, or bathrooms. Here are some creative barn door designs;  
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Poor indoor air quality can lead to serious health problems for you and your family. Your home air quality matches the cleanliness of your house. Keeping your home clean and tidy goes a long way to improving your indoor air quality. Aside from regular dusting, washing, and cleaning, here are some tips that will help improve the air in your home:

Keep Pollutants Out – It's easier to keep your home air clean by keeping the pollutants out. Remove outdoor shoes at the door, repair air leaks, put walk off mats at entrances, and avoid activities indoors that uses varnish, paint, glue, and other similar substances.

Invest in a Good Vacuum – Choose a vacuum cleaner with a HEPA filter. This traps allergens, airborne pollutants, and smaller particles

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    The Canadian real estate industry is highly organized and regulated by different government bodies. There are several real estate organizations tasked to serve consumers  and regulate realtor and broker licenses. The main objective is to ensure real estate professionals are serving consumers well.   A huge amount of resources are spent to create useful guides, tools, and content to educate the public about the process of buying and selling a home, but they are often overlooked. Here are some useful websites and resources available to anyone considering buying a home in Alberta.   REALTOR.ca (https://www.realtor.ca/)   REALTOR.ca is Canada's most popular and trusted real estate platform displaying residential and commercial…
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- Easter Egg Hunt at Strathcona Square – Monday, February 22  – Sunday, March 20

- FIS Cross-Country World Cup – Canmore – Monday, March 7 – Saturday, March 12

- Calgary International Auto and Truck Show – Wednesday, March 9 – Sunday, March 13

- 2016 Picture this...film festival – Wednesday, March 16 to Friday, March 18

- The Calgary Outdoor Adventure & Travel Show – Saturday, March 19 – Sunday, March 20

- Spring Craft Sale & Easter Eggstravaganza – Saturday, March 26

- Children's Wish Poker Tournament – Tuesday, March 29, 2016 – Wednesday, March 30


Links

- Easter Egg Hunt at Strathcona Square

https://www.facebook.com/StrathconaSquareShoppingCentre/

- FIS Cross-Country World Cup – Canmore

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Monthly prices decline for fifth consecutive month

Calgary, March 1, 2016 – February sales totaled 1,127 units in Calgary, a 6.63 percent drop over last year and 37 percent lower than long – term averages for the month.


City wide unadjusted benchmark prices totaled $445,000 in February, a 0.63 percent decline over January and 3.45 percent lower than levels recorded last year.

“Slow sales and elevated housing inventory has resulted in further price declines,” said CREB® chief economist Ann-Marie Lurie. “Given the current economic environment, it is no surprise that consumer confidence and housing demand is being impacted.”

Calgary has seen employment fall for eight consecutive months, while unemployment rates have reached levels higher than

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