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New Flames Arena Announced

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Yesterday, the official release of CalgaryNEXT wowed the city of Calgary, its residents and hockey fans worldwide. A proposed multi-purpose stadium, events centre and Flames arena in West Village accompanies a variety of uses and has the potential to transform the city. Calgary Sports and Entertainment President and CEO, Ken King, has massive plans for an $890 million facility to be the new home … [Read more...]

Right Here – Calgary Destination Video

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This video showcases Calgary's unique energy and community vibe and shows that Calgary is no longer a big small city but rather an emerging global city. You need to be Right Here to be part of the energy. Music by: Jocelyn & Lisa www.jocelynandlisa.com Lyrics by: Mike Shields www.mikeshields.com/ … [Read more...]

Inner-City Real Estate Prices Skyrocketing’ Thanks to Walkability

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CALGARY — Proximity to amenities – an area’s accessibility – has become one of the key determinants of a residential property’s value, according to the Real Estate Investment Network.And a neighbourhood’s ‘walkability’ to those amenities is becoming increasingly more important to potential homebuyers. REIN says the latest research shows that there is indeed an association between a … [Read more...]

Calgary ranked top Canadian city in which to live

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CALGARY — Calgary has overtaken Ottawa as the best place to live in Canada, according to an annual survey by MoneySense magazine in a ranking based on hard data such as employment, housing prices, crime, weather and household income. In releasing its results of 200 Canadian cities on Wednesday, the magazine said “high incomes and an abundance of jobs fuelled by the boom in the energy sector are … [Read more...]