A gentler density for North Vancouver

Posted on Jun 19, 2017 in General Market News
A gentler density for North Vancouver

Moodyville has converted 300 small homes into a neighbourhood with about 2000 units – with the support of most residents. Urban planners are increasingly using the term “gentle density,” to describe the attempt to increase the number of residents in established neighbourhoods, though often, there’s nothing gentle about the process of wholesale change. But North Vancouver […]

Is Calgary the next property hot spot for foreign buyers?

Is Calgary the next property hot spot for foreign buyers?

As B.C. and Ontario slap taxes on non-resident buyers, Alberta has a message: ‘C’mon over’ A few years ago, a real estate developer tapped Buss Marketing in Calgary to drum up interest in a high-rise building in that city, especially from foreign investors. The real estate marketing and sales company courted brokers from Toronto and Vancouver that […]

The Beauty of the Beltline

The Beauty of the Beltline

Park Point remains the best bet for Beltline living. Yet, with a bevy of Beltline condos to choose from, the clear winner has been Park Point. The 34-storey, 289-suite tower from Qualex-Landmark™ can already be seen rising across the street from the beloved Central Memorial Park, and construction of the first of two buildings is […]

Condoscapes – Betting on the Beltline

Posted on Apr 1, 2017 in General Market News
Condoscapes – Betting on the Beltline

  Qualex-Landmark goes all in on the Beltline. Here’s why. The renaissance over the past 10+ years of Calgary’s Beltline community as a very desirable place fascinate me. Recently Parham Mahboubi, Vice-President, Planning & Marketing, Qualex-Landmark™ shared with me his insights into how new Beltline home buyer has changed given his role as developer of […]

Sales for New Condos are picking up in Calgary

Posted on Mar 31, 2017 in General Market News

Sales are on the rise for new apartment-style condos and townhomes in Calgary. This according to Urban Analytics, a market research and advisory firm that tracks the multi-family sectors in Calgary, Edmonton and Vancouver. Total multi-family sales through Calgary’s new home market increased 11 per cent between Dec. 1, 2016, and the end of this […]

Functional Kitchen Layouts Help Tailor the Menu

Functional Kitchen Layouts Help Tailor the Menu

Kitchens in condos come in an assortment of shapes that each have strengths worth considering. When designing a kitchen, Qualex-Landmark says it starts by looking at the configuration of the overall space. “The primary objective is to create floor plan design that are beautiful, open and practical, where form and function are well balanced,” says […]

Worth The Wait

Worth The Wait

Buyer opts for a new-build condo in Calgary’s desirable Beltline Nav Basi knows real estate: it’s what he does for a living. This 41-year-old entrepreneur and real estate investor lives just north of the city limits, on an acreage adjacent to Cross Iron Mills. He’s young and single and considering shifting lifestyle gears, from country-living […]

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