Calgary Real Estate Blog

Modest gains in Calgary housing market expected in 2021  

Posted on Jan 26, 2021

Mike Baylis Calgary Real Estate


Modest gains in Calgary housing market expected in 2021:

Calgary, Jan. 26, 2021 – In 2020, housing markets across the country surprised many with a stronger-than-expected rebound in the second half of the year despite record-high unemployment rates and significant job losses.

Calgary did not hit record-high sales or prices in the third or fourth quar...

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Monthly Market Report - December 2020 

Posted on Jan 01, 2021

Mike Baylis Calgary Real Estate


Amidst economic challenges, housing market ends 2020 on a high note

City of Calgary, January 4, 2021 –

With December sales of 1,199, this is the highest December total since 2007.

"Housing demand over the second-half of 2020 was far stronger than anticipated and nearly offset the initial impact caused by the shutdowns in spring. Even with the further...

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5 Reasons Why Winter Is Actually a Perfect Time to Sell Your Home

Posted on Dec 03, 2020



Many people believe that the winter housing market is the worst — there are typically fewer homes on the market, and fewer buyers, to boot. The winter weather seems a likely culprit for these conditions since people might be less inclined to go looking for houses, especially if there’s snow on the ground. But these conditions can work in favour of...

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Monthly Market Report - November 2020 

Posted on Dec 01, 2020

Mike Baylis Calgary Real Estate


Sales activity remains strong in November

City of Calgary, December 1, 2020 –

For the sixth month in a row, sales in the Calgary market recorded a year-over-year gain.

Sales growth over the past several months has been the strongest seen in the past five years, but the activity has not been strong enough to offset the pullbacks from the spring. Year-t...

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Monthly Market Report - October 2020 

Posted on Nov 01, 2020

Mike Baylis Calgary Real Estate


Detached homes drive Calgary sales growth in October


City of Calgary, November 1, 2020 –

With strong gains in the detached sector, October sales in the city reached 1,764 units. This is a 23 percent increase over last year and well above longer-term averages.

The gain in citywide residential sales outpaced the growth in new listings, supporting tighte...

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CREB®'s Q3 2020 Housing Report released

Posted on Oct 22, 2020

Mike Baylis Calgary Real Estate


CREB®'s Q3 2020 Housing Report released

City of Calgary, October 22, 2020 –

Third-quarter activity was far better than original expectations, as sales activity in the city improved by nearly 12 percent over last year's levels.

Some of the shift in the third quarter reflects activity that likely would have occurred in the second quarter. The housing ma...

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