Calgary Home Prices Reach New Peak for November – Dec. 3, 2013

Calgary condo sales are up 21% since November 2012 and workers want a short commute, according to two articles by the Calgary Herald’s Mario Toneguzzi, coinciding with the key urban residential trends CUE’s Mission 34 development addresses.  Read More…

Blizzard Forecast Prompts Call for Flexible Work – Dec. 2, 2013

Calgary’s current blizzard conditions prompted this piece by Annalise Klingbeil of the Calgary Herald which covers the growing trend in telecommuting, home-based businesses /professionals that Calgary Urban Equities’ Mission 34 is designed for.  Read More…

Real Estate Prices to Soar – Nov. 20, 2013

A Conference Board of Canada report forecasts Calgary’s residential market will continue to rise through 2017, fuelled in part by increased starts in the multifamily housing segment.  Read More…

New Faces Grace City Hall – Oct. 22, 2013

A newly elected Calgary City Council, reported by Calgary Herald writer, Jason Markusoff, faces significant challenges in reconciling its urban development policy objectives with both industry and bureaucratic “disconnects”.  Read More…

Construction Pace Rises 13% – Sept. 14, 2013

Doug Whitney, CHBA President is quoted by Josh Skapin of the Calgary Herald in his article covering a 13% increase  in construction of single-family homes since August 2012, with quotes by Sr. Market Analyst Richard Cho (CMHC) and the Real Estate Board.  Read More…

Flood Boosts Sales Along With Prices – August 24, 2013

Anne-Marie Lurie, chief economist with the Calgary Real Estate Board is quoted by Josh Skapin of the Calgary Herald in his article covering the year-over-year increase in July residential purchase transactions and related price changers.  Read More…

Construction Pace Soars In Calgary – August 17, 2013

Herald writer Claire Young covers recent data released by the CMHC, including the observation that although YTD multi-family starts for the Calgary metropolitan census area are lower than the same period in 2012, multi-family starts within the city itself have almost doubled.   Read More…