Explore Airdrie, AB

By Terri Stephens, REALTOR, Calgary & Airdrie 403-827-4663
(CIR REALTY )
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I was reading an great article by LOGOWORKS - talking about mistakes made on business cards.  I think as REALTORS we've seen our share of bad cards.  Like the one above.  Too many words, the photo isn't great and what the heck is the wording all about. The LOGO is important and the placement.  I...

By Bill Jones, Realtor (403-701-1739) Airdrie & Calgary Area Homes and Condos
(Discovery Real Estate Ltd. - "Homes By Jones")
Comments 2
 Condominium Insurance - What Does it cover?   Condominium insurance is designed to replace the building and its components in case of damage or loss.  This insurance does not provide coverage for your personal property, appliances and contents of your unit, nor does it provide any personal liab...

By Bill Jones, Realtor (403-701-1739) Airdrie & Calgary Area Homes and Condos
(Discovery Real Estate Ltd. - "Homes By Jones")
Comments 1
Did you know Alberta home owners change their place of residence, on average, every four to six years.    Now this may be hard for you to believe if you have lived in the same home for the past 15 years but you are actually in the minority. However, even those folks that have lived at the same a...

By Terri Stephens, REALTOR, Calgary & Airdrie 403-827-4663
(CIR REALTY )
Comments 0
Well the political race is heating up in Airdrie, Alberta.  The Battle of the ELECTION SIGNS are all over our city. Local FORUMS and ARTICLES in our local paper, have some hot under the collar.  IT'S an interesting time to say the least. I've had several phone calls personally from people I know ...

By Bill Jones, Realtor (403-701-1739) Airdrie & Calgary Area Homes and Condos
(Discovery Real Estate Ltd. - "Homes By Jones")
Comments 1
When you think of that phone call from your realtor letting you that there is to be a showing, what gut reaction does that conjure up? Are you filled with arm, fuzzy feelings and excitement by the imminent arrival of the buyers, nonchalantly plumping up nearby pillows and putting fresh water in t...

By Bill Jones, Realtor (403-701-1739) Airdrie & Calgary Area Homes and Condos
(Discovery Real Estate Ltd. - "Homes By Jones")
Comments 1
 Airdrie, Alberta a small City of 39,000 just north of Calgary is the first of Calgary's bedroom communities to operate an inter-city bus service that will plug into the Calgary Transit System. This week Airdrie, Alberta is offering the service Free.  Airdronians will get the opportunity to take ...

By Bill Jones, Realtor (403-701-1739) Airdrie & Calgary Area Homes and Condos
(Discovery Real Estate Ltd. - "Homes By Jones")
Comments 0
  This Home and More at www.HomesbyJones.ca 53 Marquis Place, Airdrie, Alberta $339,200.00       1234 Sq. Ft. ,4 Bedrooms, 2 Bathrooms, Oversized Heated Garage Large upgraded Bi-level located on a quiet street.Oversized heated garage.Open main floor plan with a large eat-in kitchen.Dining room wi...

By Terri Stephens, REALTOR, Calgary & Airdrie 403-827-4663
(CIR REALTY )
Comments 9
Ok, so maybe I don't understand foreclosures at all?   I recently showed a 1926 square foot - two storey home in Airdrie, Alberta - Situated on a nice family street with similar homes - other that knowing it was a FORECLOSURE - you didn't see any distress to the home from the outside. BUT BUT BUT...

By Bill Jones, Realtor (403-701-1739) Airdrie & Calgary Area Homes and Condos
(Discovery Real Estate Ltd. - "Homes By Jones")
Comments 1
  Iron Horse Park in Airdrie, Alberta just north of Calgary, may be required to re-locate in 2016 when its lease up on the real estate it leases from the city of Airdrie.   While the City of Airdrie is going to need the parks site for other city expansion in 6 years, Airdrie administration is tr...

By Bill Jones, Realtor (403-701-1739) Airdrie & Calgary Area Homes and Condos
(Discovery Real Estate Ltd. - "Homes By Jones")
Comments 3
HOME INVENTORY PROTECTION Make a detailed list of all your household possessions, and keep the list somewhere safe. Such a list will prove invaluable if you ever need to file an insurance claim. Don’t wait until you have damaged, lost, or stolen property to assemble all the details. The stress a...

By Bill Jones, Realtor (403-701-1739) Airdrie & Calgary Area Homes and Condos
(Discovery Real Estate Ltd. - "Homes By Jones")
Comments 4
Some people believe that interest rates could only go up from here since we are witnessing historically low fixed rates and that short-term rates are already climbing.  Waht if rates do march up while buyers sit on the fence waiting for prices to decrease?  That gamble could increase their monthl...

By Bill Jones, Realtor (403-701-1739) Airdrie & Calgary Area Homes and Condos
(Discovery Real Estate Ltd. - "Homes By Jones")
Comments 0
The city of Airdrie is rolling out it's enhanced bus service October 1, 2010, those enhancements will include new buses and peak morning and afternoon schedules.  Unfortunately the Airdrie InterCity express (ICE) is temporarily on hold after a flaw in the new articulated buses was discovered.   ...

By Bill Jones, Realtor (403-701-1739) Airdrie & Calgary Area Homes and Condos
(Discovery Real Estate Ltd. - "Homes By Jones")
Comments 0
Locals, surrounding  Airdrie and area filed into the Town and Country Centre  last week to hear about the City of Airdrie's annexation plans.  This meeting was designed to keep Airdrie residents and those in the MD of Rocky View that may be affected by expansion plans apprised of the annexation....

By Terri Stephens, REALTOR, Calgary & Airdrie 403-827-4663
(CIR REALTY )
Comments 2
FREE ADVICE, TO FREE HOME EVALUATIONS. I've noticed several Revised and new REAL ESTATE sites popping up.  Most of them are a version of the MLS wanna bees.  (my own words) These sites allow consumers to post their homes and get FREE advice and well vent about the entire REAL ESTATE world online ...

By Terri Stephens, REALTOR, Calgary & Airdrie 403-827-4663
(CIR REALTY )
Comments 0
Did you know that out of every $100 you spend at a AIRDRIE local business, $45 stays in the community, as compared to only $15 spent with a national business? Just how important is it to support the LOCAL business in your own city.  Well the above statement made by our local Economic Business Dev...

By Bill Jones, Realtor (403-701-1739) Airdrie & Calgary Area Homes and Condos
(Discovery Real Estate Ltd. - "Homes By Jones")
Comments 2
This has been an interesting year so far with plenty of opportunities for Seller and Buyer alike.    We have been fortunate in Alberta to have weathered the Housing Statrts storm and come out not only above most of the rest of Canada for Housiong Starts but even beat last years starts.   Resale h...

By Bill Jones, Realtor (403-701-1739) Airdrie & Calgary Area Homes and Condos
(Discovery Real Estate Ltd. - "Homes By Jones")
Comments 0
  Airdrie Fest 2010 The City of Airdrie is proud to present the first annual Airdrie Fest, a community festival showcasing Airdrie community organizations and businesses. Due to the overwhelming success of the "Airdrie Community Showcase" (designed for Not-for-Profit groups to do fall registratio...

By Robert Vegas Bob Swetz, Las Vegas Henderson Homes for Sale
(Realty ONE Group)
Comments 5
Vegas Bob pushing the envelope in every state across the country with his new book!   Please help Vegas Bob plug his (New Book) and he may do a book signing in your City!   Here is a copy of my latest business card for my new book coming out later this year and I need to order more because I hav...

By Terri Stephens, REALTOR, Calgary & Airdrie 403-827-4663
(CIR REALTY )
Comments 0
2 days and counting - and my kid goes back to SCHOOL!  Now some parents are stressed up to the last minute getting school supplies and clothes.  The Shopping malls are busy. Kids grow like weeds over the summer - NO I didn't put any fertilizer on the kid while he was sleeping. Excitement is in th...

By Terri Stephens, REALTOR, Calgary & Airdrie 403-827-4663
(CIR REALTY )
Comments 0
I've taken the advice of a many "Sales Gurus" and met with a local business person.  Someone I consider a person of influence. I met and had coffee with our Airdrie Chamber of Commerce President, Mike DeBokx.  He's one heck of a guy and plus he's a Mortgage Specialist. I learned that promoting lo...

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