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Reopening of CMHC’s Housing Accelerator Fund for Previous Applicants

The Canada Mortgage and Housing Corporation (CMHC) has announced the reopening of the Housing Accelerator Fund (HAF) application window for previous applicants who were not approved in the 2023 round. This initiative is aimed at fostering the development of affordable, inclusive, equitable, and climate-resilient communities within Canadian municipalities. The renewed application period will run from...

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Can we fix the housing crisis? Yes, we can.

When looking at the housing supply and affordability crisis that is presently plaguing Canada, an idiom coined by popular cartoon handyman Bob the Builder quickly comes to mind.

“Can we fix it? Yes, we can!” was his signature, go-to phrase.

I firmly believe the housing situation can be fixed, but it will require a synchronized, all-out effort by the three levels of government.

There have been some positive...

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Building Permits, Rental Construction, and Canada’s Future Housing Market

A June 2024 Edge Realty Analytics report has highlighted some notable shifts in Canadian building permit and construction trends.

In a surprising turn of events, Canada saw a significant increase in building permits issued in April 2024. Permits surged by 20.5% month-over-month and soared 81% year-over-year. This sharp rise was driven primarily by a record-setting number of multi-family housing permits,...

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  • 205 3320 3 Avenue NW in Calgary: Parkdale Apartment for sale : MLS®# A2151055

    205 3320 3 Avenue NW Parkdale Calgary T2N 0L9
    Main Photo: 205 3320 3 Avenue NW in Calgary: Parkdale Apartment for sale : MLS®# A2151055
    $499,900
    Residential
    Status:
    Active
    MLS® Num:
    A2151055
    Bedrooms:
    2
    Bathrooms:
    2
    Floor Area:
    1,043 sq. ft.
    This 2 bedroom + 2 bathroom condo offers luxury living in an open and bright home. It includes unit controlled central air-conditioning and in-floor radiant heating, central water softening system, high painted ceiling, white quartz counter tops, integrated appliances with 5 burner kitchen-aid gas cooktop, built in wall oven and ice maker fridge. Hood fan vented to exterior. Every unit comes with a title underground parking, assigned storage and patio with gas BBQ hook-up. Walking distance to Foothills Hospital and Alberta Children's Hospital. Attached pictures are from a different unit of the same model. More details
    Listed by Diamond Realty & Associates LTD.
  • 87 EVANSVIEW Point NW in Calgary: Evanston Detached for sale : MLS®# A2151234

    87 EVANSVIEW Point NW Evanston Calgary T3P 0J6
    Main Photo: 87 EVANSVIEW Point NW in Calgary: Evanston Detached for sale : MLS®# A2151234
    $775,000
    Residential
    Status:
    Active
    MLS® Num:
    A2151234
    Bedrooms:
    4
    Bathrooms:
    4
    Floor Area:
    1,997 sq. ft.
    Discover your new sanctuary in this impeccably crafted home nestled in a serene cul-de-sac! Boasting 3 bedrooms plus a bonus room upstairs. Master bedroom has a luxurious 5-piece master ensuite, electric toilet seat ready, with a walk-in closet, two additional large size bedrooms with a closet for kids and family members with a guest 4 pc washroom. Moreover, you will have a large bonus room looking out to the valley. A fully finished basement by the builder with one additional bedroom, rec room and 4 pc washroom which fully boost family living and entertainment area. Enjoy the convenience of brand new kitchen appliances throughout., (2023) air conditioning, (2022) water softener. 9' ceiling and high rare find high ceiling garage. Adjacent to a scenic ridge walk, and within walking-zone distance to multiple schools and shopping center. This residence sits on a large pie-shaped lot with a sunny backyard throughout the day, ideal for outdoor activities. The well-loved backyard patio with flower beds is perfect for you to develop your own garden, entertaining or relaxing. In the garage, a whole set of professionally installed Proslat organizing system is in place, this system could hold up to lots of equipment of your choice like bike, ski, golf, additional top shelf for tires and other storage. This will be your best hobby organizer. This home offers both comfort and style, promising a lifestyle of ease and enjoyment. More details
    Listed by Diamond Realty & Associates LTD.
  • 60 Marquis Place SE: Airdrie Detached for sale : MLS®# A2151275

    60 Marquis Place SE Airdrie Airdrie T4A 1Z1
    Main Photo: 60 Marquis Place SE: Airdrie Detached for sale : MLS®# A2151275
    $390,000
    Residential
    Status:
    Active
    MLS® Num:
    A2151275
    Bedrooms:
    3
    Bathrooms:
    2
    Floor Area:
    954 sq. ft.
    CHEAPEST DETACHED HOME IN ENTIRE AIRDRIE, AB- OPEN HOUSE JULY 20, 2024 from 2pm till 6pm. FORECLOSURE ALERT- An amazing opportunity to own this SINGLE FAMILY home in Meadowbrook community of AIRDRIE. This home has 3 bedrooms in total ( 2 up, 1 down) , 2 full bathrooms (1 up, 1 down), DBL. car garage detached and a GREATl size lot that backs onto to a green space/park. Please view this home before its gone. House is sold AS IS , WHERE IS, with no representation from the sellers. More details
    Listed by Diamond Realty & Associates LTD.
  • 713 Willowbrook Road NW: Airdrie Detached for sale : MLS®# A2150966

    713 Willowbrook Road NW Airdrie Airdrie T4B 2W5
    Main Photo: 713 Willowbrook Road NW: Airdrie Detached for sale : MLS®# A2150966
    $569,900
    Residential
    Status:
    Active
    MLS® Num:
    A2150966
    Bedrooms:
    3
    Bathrooms:
    3
    Floor Area:
    1,252 sq. ft.
    Welcome to this beautifully designed home in Airdrie. This property boasts a Fresh BRAND NEW CARPET flooring with a vaulted ceiling & over-sized front living room window offers an abundance of light through the home. Front family room with a gas Fireplace, TV niche and custom built ins. Wrapped in railing the dining nook offers the additional space for large settings and added dining room furniture. A back kitchen with a multitude of cabinets, tiled bk/splash , pantry, tech center and eating bar. The backyard is fully landscaped and have OVERSIZED DOUBLE GARAGE and FENCED with a 2 tier deck and can be accessed from the kitchen for summer time BBQ's. Upper floor knockdown ceilings, 2 great size guest/kids bedrooms, a 4 pc bath and a master retreat with a 4 pc ensuite and walk in closet. FULLY FINISHED BASEMENT with a 2nd great room, sunshine windows, a 2pc bath, laundry, massive amounts of storage and another bedroom which could be an office, workout room etc... More details
    Listed by Diamond Realty & Associates LTD.
  • 47 Edgeridge Court NW in Calgary: Edgemont Detached for sale : MLS®# A2150652

    47 Edgeridge Court NW Edgemont Calgary T3A 4P1
    Main Photo: 47 Edgeridge Court NW in Calgary: Edgemont Detached for sale : MLS®# A2150652
    $1,199,900
    Residential
    Status:
    Active
    MLS® Num:
    A2150652
    Bedrooms:
    6
    Bathrooms:
    5
    Floor Area:
    2,766 sq. ft.
    LOCATION, BREATHTAKING VIEWS, CONVENIENCE, CAPACIOUSNESS; a blend of all you are looking for. Welcome to this stunning 6 bedroom home, featuring a walkout basement and backing onto the famous Edgemont Ravine, nestled on a quiet street! As you approach the property, you'll notice the oversized double attached garage, perfect for parking and storage. This well-maintained property boasts numerous upgrades, including two brand-new high-efficiency furnaces and hot water tank, professionally painted throughout, new windows, and replaced poly-b piping. Upon entering the home, you'll be greeted by the vaulted ceiling entrance, leading to the beautifully designed main floor. Hardwood flooring and slate flooring flows throughout the living room, dining area, and kitchen, creating a seamless transition between spaces. The kitchen is a culinary delight, featuring stainless steel appliances, marble and stone countertops, ample cabinet space and a generously sized island, all of which make mealtime a breeze. Enjoy stunning ravine and city views from the deck, breakfast nook, kitchen, and family room, perfect for nature lovers and entertainers alike. A conveniently located half bathroom serves guests, while the main floor bedroom features a walk-in closet, 4-piece ensuite with a walk-in tub, and direct access to the deck – ideal for multi-generational living or a peaceful retreat. Upstairs, discover a loft-style bonus room, perfect for a home office or play area. Enjoy ravine and city views, along with the most beautiful morning sunrises, from the primary bedroom, complete with a 4-piece ensuite and a walk-in closet. Two additional bedrooms and a 4-piece bathroom complete the upper floor. The walkout basement offers ample natural light, featuring two bedrooms, a 4-piece bathroom, laundry, lots of storage space, and a spacious family room with direct access to the backyard. Enjoy the serene tranquility of the ravine views even from the comfort of the walkout basement. The property offers a truly enormous backyard, a rare find. Imagine hosting summer barbecues and outdoor gatherings under the warm sun or starry night sky. Check out the 3D VIRTUAL OPEN HOUSE TOUR. Edgemont is a master-planned neighbourhood presenting stunning city and mountain views due to its high elevation. It features pathways through ravines, skating rinks, playgrounds, parks, and tennis courts. Additionally, it is adjacent to Nose Hill Park, one of North America's largest municipal parks. The community is also home to one of the city's top elementary (Edgemont School) and middle (Tom Baines) schools. The Edgemont Community Centre provides gym facilities, banquet and meeting rooms, and various other activities. The outstanding Edgemont schools and convenient public transit options are the highlights of this community. There are also numerous restaurants and shopping options nearby. Don't miss out on this incredible opportunity to own a piece of paradise! Call your favourite Realtor to book a showing today! More details
    Listed by Diamond Realty & Associates LTD.
  • 207 15 Saddlestone Way NE in Calgary: Saddle Ridge Apartment for sale : MLS®# A2150431

    207 15 Saddlestone Way NE Saddle Ridge Calgary T3J 0S3
    Main Photo: 207 15 Saddlestone Way NE in Calgary: Saddle Ridge Apartment for sale : MLS®# A2150431
    $299,900
    Residential
    Status:
    Active
    MLS® Num:
    A2150431
    Bedrooms:
    2
    Bathrooms:
    1
    Floor Area:
    702 sq. ft.
    Beautiful, Well Maintained 2 Bedrooms, 1 Full Bath, with Heated Underground Parking, Low Condo Fees ($393.28) Apartment Style Condo in the desirable community of Saddleridge. As you step in, you can feel the cozy and homy feeling, the warmness of natural light comes within. The open concept design is just within your reach. Spacious living room with a decent size dining area. The kitchen has granite countertops and lots of cabinetry. Stainless Steel Refrigerator, with pantry. The primary bedroom, has a view from the outside that you can feel the breeze of the trees. The other bedroom has an adequate size and also has regular window. You have a stunning and large balcony that you can enjoy barbecuing with your family and friends as you look over the breathtaking view of the lake just across. This complex has visitors and street parking for your visitors to come in. Close to school, Commercial Complex is just walk away, Tim Hortons, Restaurant, Groceries plus other. Also, very close to Saddleridge LRT, YMCA and you have three options for your bus route – 60, 61 and 159. More details
    Listed by Diamond Realty & Associates LTD.
  • 301 934 2 Avenue NW in Calgary: Sunnyside Apartment for sale : MLS®# A2150505

    301 934 2 Avenue NW Sunnyside Calgary T2N 0E6
    Main Photo: 301 934 2 Avenue NW in Calgary: Sunnyside Apartment for sale : MLS®# A2150505
    $275,000
    Residential
    Status:
    Active
    MLS® Num:
    A2150505
    Bedrooms:
    1
    Bathrooms:
    1
    Floor Area:
    562 sq. ft.
    Welcome to this NEWLY RENOVATED Condo in the vibrant community of Sunnyside NW, Calgary. This one bedroom one bathroom TOP FLOOR, END UNIT condo has been recently renovated and offers the following to the new owners. NEW customized KITCHEN, ALL BRAND NEW STAINLESS STEEL APPLIANCES , NEW PAINT, NEW LIGHT FIXTURES in the entire condo, CUSTOMIZED FEATURED WALL in living room and in bedroom. Living room has a built in customized POT LIGHTS, GRANITE COUNTER tops in kitchen and bathroom. Walking distance from Kensington and LRT makes it more appealing to rent it out to prospective tenants. Secured parking stall that comes with the condo. More details
    Listed by Diamond Realty & Associates LTD.
  • 157 Crestridge Common SW in Calgary: Crestmont Row/Townhouse for sale : MLS®# A2150186

    157 Crestridge Common SW Crestmont Calgary T3B 6J5
    Main Photo: 157 Crestridge Common SW in Calgary: Crestmont Row/Townhouse for sale : MLS®# A2150186
    $609,900
    Residential
    Status:
    Active
    MLS® Num:
    A2150186
    Bedrooms:
    3
    Bathrooms:
    3
    Floor Area:
    2,057 sq. ft.
    Open House July 20th: 230pm - 430pm. Home Sweet Home! Rare Opportunity! OVER 2050 SQFT OF LIVING SPACE in a townhouse!! Are you ready to get stunned?! Gorgeous showhome like townhouse with a WALKOUT MAIN LEVEL nestled in the quite scenic community of Crestmont. Welcome to Arrive at Crestmont. This certified "Built-Green" townhouse is about to leave you at a wow! 3 Bedrooms + Bonus Room | 2.5 Bathrooms | WALKOUT MAIN LEVEL | Open Spacious Floor Plan | 3 balconies/patio | Fully Upgraded In & Out | Luxury Finishings | OVERSIZED Single Car Garage (Fits a truck) + Driveway | Low Condo Fees | East/West Orientation | Tankless Water Heater . The main level hosts a spotless foyer leading to a versatile bonus room, perfect for family gatherings or movie nights. Step out onto the west-facing covered patio, seamlessly blending indoor and outdoor living spaces. The patio comes has the AC rough-in installed as a bonus. The second level features LVP floor and showcases a spacious living room and a chef-inspired kitchen, complete with a 10' quartz center island finished with stylish blue accent details, pot lights, cabinets to the ceiling, under the cabinets lights, sleek stainless built-in steel appliances, elegant backsplash, and plenty of cabinet space. A formal dining space with its own smaller deck offers the perfect spot for your morning coffee. Enjoy your expansive 17' x 8' covered west deck, equipped with gas hookups for effortless outdoor grilling and relaxation. Upstairs, the upper level features three generously sized bedrooms. The master suite enjoys west-facing natural light, complemented by a spa-like ensuite bathroom with dual sinks, quartz countertops, and a separate shower. Convenient upper-level stacked laundry adds practicality, with the second and third bedrooms comfortably accommodating queen-sized beds and sharing access to a full 4-piece bathroom. All staircases boast upgraded spindle railings, enhancing both safety and aesthetic appeal throughout the home. Located in the exclusive estate community of Crestmont, this home offers easy access to Crestmont Village Shoppes, Crestmont Hall, and major transportation routes including the TransCanada Highway and Stoney Trail. Whether you're heading downtown or escaping to the mountains, this location provides unparalleled convenience and connectivity. Don't miss the opportunity to make this rare townhouse yours. Combining luxurious finishes with functional design, this home in Crestmont offers a unique blend of elegance and practicality in one of Calgary's most sought-after neighborhoods. Click on the link for the virtual tour and floor plan. More details
    Listed by Diamond Realty & Associates LTD.
  • 1705 Mossip Avenue: Crossfield Detached for sale : MLS®# A2149268

    1705 Mossip Avenue Crossfield Crossfield T0M 0S0
    Main Photo: 1705 Mossip Avenue: Crossfield Detached for sale : MLS®# A2149268
    $579,900
    Residential
    Status:
    Active
    MLS® Num:
    A2149268
    Bedrooms:
    4
    Bathrooms:
    3
    Floor Area:
    2,078 sq. ft.
    Are you ready to move away from the big city hustle and bustle? Look no further! This 2,089 sq ft. two storey home, with an unique layout and on a large lot is awaiting for new owners. Close to school, a little shopping area & Crossfield Community Centre, 15 min drive from Airdrie and easy access to Deerfoot Tr. The house is located on a quiet dead end street & across from a nice park that provides lots of parking for your visitors. When you enter the house you are welcomed by a large foyer and impressed by the custom made bridge that connects the rooms above. The living room is very open and bright and has ceiling opened to above, large windows, hardwood throughout and a cozy fireplace. The kitchen is tucked in a corner, however it is opened to the living room and connected to the private dining room that is facing the front of the house and the park. The large master bedroom and fully renovated ensuite bathroom with a shower and a clawfoot tub are also on main floor, which makes it convenient for access( it can be also used as mother in law of nanny quarters). The laundry room and the 1/2 bath are on this floor also. Second floor has one bedroom on the right side, separated by the left side living areas by the cool bridge, for privacy. This makes this room perfect for an office. The bridge allows lots of light into the house through the windows facing the house or the ones from the living room. On the left side of the bridge you will find another bedroom, a full bath, a linen closet and a huge bonus room that existing sellers used as a bedroom( it has a door for privacy). This house was built with privacy in mind, as all the rooms are connected/separated through hallways on both floors. Large yard, facing South, with a nice size deck with a gazebo is ready for your family summer parties. The wind resistant roof was installed in April 2021. Garage door and front steps are new . Furnace was changed in November 2020. This house has also vacuum systems and attachments ( they come as is, as the sellers did not use them in the last few yrs) . Water tank was also changed in 2016. The house has an Ecobee system, that allows you to custom chose the temperature in every room. Do you want to make this house your own? Call your favourite realtor for a showing today! More details
    Listed by Diamond Realty & Associates LTD.
  • 302 209 6 Avenue NE in Calgary: Crescent Heights Apartment for sale : MLS®# A2147968

    302 209 6 Avenue NE Crescent Heights Calgary T2E 0L8
    Main Photo: 302 209 6 Avenue NE in Calgary: Crescent Heights Apartment for sale : MLS®# A2147968
    $279,900
    Residential
    Status:
    Active
    MLS® Num:
    A2147968
    Bedrooms:
    2
    Bathrooms:
    1
    Floor Area:
    799 sq. ft.
    Bright and SUNNY 2 bedroom, 1 bathroom condo in the heart of Crescent Heights. Located on the 3rd floor of this charming small , 8 unit building, this home is CLEAN and modern. The kitchen offers maple cabinetry, STAINLESS STEEL appliances and GRANITE counter tops. The living room features parquet flooring, a corner electric FIREPLACE, large windows and door to the balcony. Both bedrooms have California closet style BUILT-IN shelving and organizers and there is a washer/dryer combo unit in the main bathroom. This awesome location has great walkability to many restaurants, shops and amenities including the close proximity to downtown and the Bow River pathways. More details
    Listed by Diamond Realty & Associates LTD.
  • 2002 1122 3 Street SE in Calgary: Beltline Apartment for sale : MLS®# A2148731

    2002 1122 3 Street SE Beltline Calgary T2G 1H7
    Main Photo: 2002 1122 3 Street SE in Calgary: Beltline Apartment for sale : MLS®# A2148731
    $499,900
    Residential
    Status:
    Active
    MLS® Num:
    A2148731
    Bedrooms:
    2
    Bathrooms:
    2
    Floor Area:
    816 sq. ft.
    *Watch the video* Luxury living awaits at The Guardian, Calgary's tallest residential towers. This exquisite FULLY FURNISHED 2-bedroom, 2-bathroom NE CORNER UNIT CONDO kept in an immaculate condition offers unparalleled PANORAMIC VIEWS OF DOWNTOWN, CITYLINE, BOW RIVER, SADDLEDOME, & STAMPEDE GROUNDS. Excellent opportunity for all home buyers and investors looking to gain the max lucrative rental income through this gorgeous furnished suite. Step into an upscale bright and open floorplan illuminated by floor-to-ceiling windows with great views of the city, enhanced by LED lighting and laminate wood floors that will leave you at a wow! The Chef's kitchen boasts panelled fridge, a Bosch dishwasher, over the counter gas cook top, complemented by sleek white cabinets with an elegant glass backsplash, quartz countertops, and a spacious island perfect for entertaining. A water filtration system adds convenience. Enjoy a dining area with stylish built-ins and a living room featuring walls of windows and a built-in entertainment console. The sizable balcony beckons with stunning unobstructed views of Calgary's skyline and gorgeous citywide views, perfect for your morning coffee. The primary spacious bedroom has floor to ceiling windows with downtown views, a generous sized closet, and its own luxurious ensuite. The second bedroom also offers expansive views with a bathroom with walk-in glass shower located right in front of the second bedroom. Both the bedrooms are located on different sides offering privacy. Additional features include an in-suite laundry closet with new washer/dryer,ABOVE GRADE TITLED PARKING STALL (#203 on L5) , and an assigned storage locker. Residents of The Guardian enjoy exclusive amenities such as concierge service, a garden terrace with BBQs, a 1,350 sq ft social club for events, and a state-of-the-art fitness center. Located amidst Calgary's vibrant scene, The Guardian is surrounded by cafes, restaurants, shops, casino, parks, grocery stores, and a short walk to the LRT station. Don’t miss out on the opportunity to own this exceptional condo offering privacy, luxury, and unparalleled views. Schedule your private tour today with your favorite Realtor! More details
    Listed by Diamond Realty & Associates LTD.
  • 32 7 Westland Road: Okotoks Row/Townhouse for sale : MLS®# A2148732

    32 7 Westland Road Okotoks Okotoks T1S 1Z1
    Main Photo: 32 7 Westland Road: Okotoks Row/Townhouse for sale : MLS®# A2148732
    $330,000
    Residential
    Status:
    Active
    MLS® Num:
    A2148732
    Bedrooms:
    3
    Bathrooms:
    4
    Floor Area:
    1,490 sq. ft.
    Welcome to this lovely 3 bedroom, 3.5 bath END UNIT townhome in the heart of Okotoks! Located next to a green space, you'll only have neighbors on one side! Enter the main level and you have a great living room with gas fireplace! Up to the next level is your Kitchen, Dining, Laundry and a 2 piece bath! Two bedrooms are located on the third level, along with a 4 piece ensuite, 3 piece bath, office or flex space as well as the primary and additional bedroom. The finished basement has a third bedroom and another 3 piece ensuite bath! The single attached garage is the icing on the cake! Located close to all amenities including schools, and shopping! This unit has a newer furnace and air conditioning! More details
    Listed by Diamond Realty & Associates LTD.
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