July 2018

There are 3 blog entries for July 2018.

Who doesn’t dream of a home-away-from-home vacation property on a picturesque lakeside somewhere?

A recent survey shows that sales of recreational property are on the rise across country and the prices are expected to appreciate by nearly six per cent this year, particularly in Alberta and British Columbia. Alberta is leading the way on recreational property purchases, reaching prices of $535,885 on average.

Retirees and baby-boomers are the ones driving up vacation property purchases, flocking to lakes and streams, the seaside and mountaintops, with an eye towards retirement or a secondary home to raise children.

However, a spike down in the recreational property purchases was reported due to the newly introduced speculation taxes in

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Spruce Meadows North American Tournament (July 4 – 8)
A five-day outdoor show of horse jumping and tournaments.

Calgary Stampede Art and Lifestyle Show (July 6 – 15)
See another side of the Calgary Stampede this summer by checking out Western culture through art, entertainment, exhibitions and presentations.

Cyclepalooza (July 13 – 22)
A festival that celebrates all thinks bicycle related.

Inglewood Night Market (All summer)
More than 50 vendors come out when the sun goes down, including food trucks and live music.

Shakespeare by the Bow (Until August)
The Bard’s most famous plays are staged outdoors in Prince’s Island Park each year.

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