Living in Chestermere with Douglas Homes 1

Living in Chestermere with Douglas Homes

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Chestermere is the quintessential example of a quiet and quaint city. Situated within the Rocky View County of southern Alberta – just east of Calgary – this memorable municipality has a lot to offer in terms of quality of life. While it may offer a more quiet lifestyle, that’s actually what contributes to its charm and appeal. Even as a …

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Looking To Buy A Townhome? Ask Yourself These 5 Questions Before You Do

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If you’re in the market to buy a townhome, first off – congratulations! This is an exciting time – whether you’re about to purchase your first home, you’re downsizing, or simply relocating. Townhomes offer some great advantages, including less maintenance and yard work for a space that’s just the right size for a small family, couples, a working professional with …

Fall home maintenance tips - Douglas Homes Calgary

Fall home maintenance tips

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Fall is officially here, and we couldn’t be more excited for the pop of beautiful colours, pumpkins, and Halloween decorations soon to be adorning homes in Calgary! The cooler weather, morning frost and crispiness in the air mean one thing – the first snowfall is just around the corner. As much as we want to squeeze out every last bit …

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Benefits of living in Calgary’s surrounding areas

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When you are looking for that perfect home, location typically takes top priority. Downtown Calgary draws in the young and social professionals while the suburbs are attractive for families. If you are looking for the convenience of the city with a little less hustle and bustle, look no further than the communities of Airdrie, Chestermere, and Cochrane. These areas offer …

First time home buyer’s RRSP incentives can help you buy a home 3

First time home buyer’s RRSP incentives can help you buy a home

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Buying a new home can be both exciting and stressful. If you are someone who has never purchased a new home, you can get a little help with your down payment by using some of your savings from an RRSP. We have quick possession homes available and with the government of Canada’s Home Buyer’s Plan, you can be well on …

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4 key steps to choosing a home builder

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Your home is the biggest and most important purchase of your life. It’s where you and your family will create memories for years to come, where you’ll entertain guests, and where you kick your feet up to relax after a long day. Whether it’s a quick possession home in Cochrane or a new build in Calgary, home is where the …

BBQ Tips

BBQ tips you’ll wish you knew earlier!

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From air fryers to instant pots, no matter what cooking trends and new kitchen appliances pop up, there’s one that remains a timeless and well-loved classic – the BBQ. With a gas line rough-in included in many of the Douglas Homes townhomes and duplexes, it’s even easier to use a traditional gas grill; however, whether you’re using charcoal, propane or …

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How to protect your home while you’re away

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Did you know that home burglaries peak in the summer months? Unfortunately, as the weather warms up and we spend more time outdoors or jet off on vacation, the risk of theft increases. The good news is, there are several ways to protect your home while you’re away. If you’ve recently purchased a home or are in the market for …

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Is a quick possession home right for you?

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When looking to purchase a home, it’s important to understand the range of options available, each one with different advantages. Quick possession homes in particular may be a great choice for families who want to move into a new home quickly. Also referred to as spec or immediate possession homes, our team chooses the lot and floorplan, designs the home, …

What is a good location for new immigrants to buy a home in Calgary? 5

What is a good location for new immigrants to buy a home in Calgary?

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If you’re new to Calgary, we want to give you a warm welcome to Canada – the great White North! Calgary is a bustling city full of opportunities, breathtaking views of the mountains, and a small-city feel within a thriving metropolis. We’re known for our world-famous Stampede, Alberta beef, outdoor adventures, and yes – affordable real estate! When compared to …

What you need to know before buying a townhome 6

What you need to know before buying a townhome

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Deciding between a Single Family home, condo or Townhome? Not sure if a Townhome is right for you? Read on to learn more about Townhomes and how they might work for you and your family. We might be biased, but we think they are a great choice, particularly our townhomes in Airdrie and Chestermere!   You own the interior AND exterior …

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Three ways to invest in real estate

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Investing in real estate is a great way to diversify your portfolio and protect you financially from economic downturns. Real estate investments have the potential for significant returns, depending on which route you choose. While there is no right answer for the “best” way to invest in real estate, we highlight three ways to invest in the property below. 1. …