Explore Airdrie, AB

By Terri Stephens, REALTOR, Calgary & Airdrie 403-827-4663
(CIR REALTY )
Comments 4
DISAPPOINTED because of NO SHOW BUYERS!! I haven't had something like this happen to me in years - I booked 10 homes to show this buyer and his family.  Confirmed the night before prior to heading off to bed.  They acknowledge - yes we will be there.   I confirmed all the homes to view with all t...

By Terri Stephens, REALTOR, Calgary & Airdrie 403-827-4663
(CIR REALTY )
Comments 1
             Time and time again, I hear from people looking for a plumber or someone to help them out when it rains.  They have water in their basement and don't know how to stop it.  Well in some cases its the downspouts - either they are not attached to the home or they are pointing directly a...

By Terri Stephens, REALTOR, Calgary & Airdrie 403-827-4663
(CIR REALTY )
Comments 2
Sold this fully finished 5 Bedroom Bi-level in less than a week.  Lush back yard with room for whatever you wish plus its beside a play park.  Sheer delight was felt by my clients who jumped for joy when their home sold so quickly.  Actually, based on all the statistics we anticipated a longer l...

By Rob Johnstone
(ReMax)
Comments 1
What a house! Spacious, custom built, perfectly located and pampered home awaits your inspection. Oodles of features to discover: Fully finished walkout. Meticulously landscaped and backs onto a park. Shimmering, flawless hardwood throughout the main floor and much of the upstairs. If you appreci...

By Terri Stephens, REALTOR, Calgary & Airdrie 403-827-4663
(CIR REALTY )
Comments 4
I'm currently reading the book "CRUSH IT" written by Gary Vaynerchuk.  I'm at the part where he's suggesting we set our own brand, and make ourselves different from the rest of pack. I have to admit I have been doing this, just ask anyone in my area.  He does use the words, it has to come from yo...

By Bill Jones, Realtor (403-701-1739) Airdrie & Calgary Area Homes and Condos
(Discovery Real Estate Ltd. - "Homes By Jones")
Comments 3
Summer can be the most wonderful time of the year, but it’s also the season that bugs like best. Here are some tips to keep pests away as the weather warms up. Stop that ant trail.Sprinkle a line of cinnamon around the areas where you've spotted ant armies. They don't like the smell and won't cr...

By Terri Stephens, REALTOR, Calgary & Airdrie 403-827-4663
(CIR REALTY )
Comments 3
"The Airdrie Chamber of Commerce is committed to promote, represent and enhance the interests of Airdrie's business community."   Having just been elected on the board of Directors, I'm having a hard time curbing my enthusiam.  I look forward to a great year, and working right along with some wo...

By Terri Stephens, REALTOR, Calgary & Airdrie 403-827-4663
(CIR REALTY )
Comments 0
As a local RESIDENT of Airdrie for over 13 years, and a volunteer - I support local business and groups on our wonderful city. Don't be fooled by the BIG CITY SLICKERS who think they know what drives our city.  Visiting our City Hall recently - and speaking with Leona Esau - she mentioned our ci...

By Bill Jones, Realtor (403-701-1739) Airdrie & Calgary Area Homes and Condos
(Discovery Real Estate Ltd. - "Homes By Jones")
Comments 5
DISHWASHER & MICROWAVE These tips reveal how you can get more years out of your dishwasher and microwave. Average Life Span: 7-12 years Go for powder soap, not gel.Powders easily dissolve in water, while gels create buildup that can eat away at the inside of your dishwasher. Extend life: 3 years ...

By Bill Jones, Realtor (403-701-1739) Airdrie & Calgary Area Homes and Condos
(Discovery Real Estate Ltd. - "Homes By Jones")
Comments 5
  In talking to our local appliance repairman, I got some interesting insights.  Did you know that the  Average Life Span of a Gas Range is 17 Years and if your range is electric expect  15 years.   Here's some tips to help you extend the life of these expensive appliances;    Protect the control...

By Bill Jones, Realtor (403-701-1739) Airdrie & Calgary Area Homes and Condos
(Discovery Real Estate Ltd. - "Homes By Jones")
Comments 8
By finding and fixing drafts and leaks, you'll have a warmer house and save money. Here are simple fixes that'll have you cutting your energy usage - and bills - by up to 40%. 1. Electrical Outlets.Look at all exterior wall outlets by unscrewing the plates and peaking underneath. If there's no in...

By Terri Stephens, REALTOR, Calgary & Airdrie 403-827-4663
(CIR REALTY )
Comments 0
Coopers Crossing is well designed and beautifully landscaped with six kilometer pathway system connecting every corner of this hillside development.  Airdrie's most prestigious address is the Estates of Cooper's Crossing with estate homes on lots up to 74 feet wide. Many major stores are not too ...

By Bill Jones, Realtor (403-701-1739) Airdrie & Calgary Area Homes and Condos
(Discovery Real Estate Ltd. - "Homes By Jones")
Comments 4
Safer veggie-chopping.Keep your cutting board from sliding all over the counter: Simply wrap a few rubber bands around both ends, and it wont budge. Open jars.Stubborn lid? Wrap a thick rubber band around it – it'll give you the grip you need to twist open. Arrange flowers.Take a tip from expert ...

By Terri Stephens, REALTOR, Calgary & Airdrie 403-827-4663
(CIR REALTY )
Comments 0
Did you know that the buyer will have the right to have the property inspections completed by a professional or otherwise qualified inspector?  There are no Alberta regulatory Rules that govern or license property inspectors.  There is an association but it is not a requirement to belong. Neither...

By Terri Stephens, REALTOR, Calgary & Airdrie 403-827-4663
(CIR REALTY )
Comments 0
Did you know last year our population grew by 11 people per day. Our city has the capacity for 83,000 people currently, and after the next annexation there will be room for 120,000 people. That "Think Airdrie" is a new website to be launched, focusing on working, playing and shopping in Airdrie. ...

By Bill Jones, Realtor (403-701-1739) Airdrie & Calgary Area Homes and Condos
(Discovery Real Estate Ltd. - "Homes By Jones")
Comments 2
For years Airdrie had an Auto Wrecker beside the Railway Tracks behind Towerlane mall.  The 3.41 acre site, now vacant and owned by GFM Developments has now  been redesignate to as Central Business District.   The additional commercial land will be a welcome addition to our bustling commercial d...

By Bill Jones, Realtor (403-701-1739) Airdrie & Calgary Area Homes and Condos
(Discovery Real Estate Ltd. - "Homes By Jones")
Comments 8
Things are FLUSH in Airdrie   In yet just another effort to assist Airdrie Alberta residents to think green.  Airdrie has announced the Toilet rebate System.  Yes, you can actually save money buy saving money,  Replace you existing toilets with one to the Low Flush Toilets and save money via a r...

By Terri Stephens, REALTOR, Calgary & Airdrie 403-827-4663
(CIR REALTY )
Comments 5
I had several occasions where a home inspector almost crashed a deal over comments that were not appropriate.  With a first time home buyer you DON'T comment on the decor or the weird layout of a home.  This just freaks them out more.  Yes, a door is suppose to be there in this plan?  I don't car...

By Bill Jones, Realtor (403-701-1739) Airdrie & Calgary Area Homes and Condos
(Discovery Real Estate Ltd. - "Homes By Jones")
Comments 5
Today's popular wood and ceramic floors can be enhanced with the right rug. The right rug can work wonders. To achieve your desired effect and make any room look... Bigger. Choose wall-to-wall carpeting that matches the wall color. Unbroken lines always look longest.    Smaller. Lay an area rug ...

By Bill Jones, Realtor (403-701-1739) Airdrie & Calgary Area Homes and Condos
(Discovery Real Estate Ltd. - "Homes By Jones")
Comments 8
Constantly battling tummy bugs or colds and flus? Your desk at the office or in your home could be the culprit. Researchers found 400 times more germs at office work stations than in bathrooms. Fortunately, it's easy to keep your desk from making you sick. Here are a few tips to get you started: ...

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