Blog by Daren Gull, Realtor

Calgary Tops National Real Estate Cities

May 23rd, 2012

Calgary is poised to regain its place as Canada's hottest housing market after new data showed the city last month had the country's highest year over year MLS sales growth.

The Canadian Real Estate Association, in a report released Tuesday, said the city's 2,720 MLS sales in April were up 30 per cent from a year ago. Nationally, sales grew 11.5 per cent from April 2011.

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Calgary Real Estate Stats Soar

May 23rd, 2012

Real Estate . The Calgary census metropolitan area has recorded one of the biggest year-over-year increases in housing starts across the country, according to the Conference Board of Canada.

In a report of 27 metropolitan areas released Monday, the board said the Calgary region's seasonally adjusted annual rate of starts in April was 20,426, up from 6,667 in April 2011.

Also, the board ...