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Jail n Bail – AARC need’s you! – Calgary

Hey folks, Every September AARCS does a large fundraising event called Jail n' Bail in which they look for special VIP's (or local "celebrities") to be jailed in AARCS dog kennels and have to raise their "bail" to be released. In the past they have had Flames and Stamps players participate. This year AARCS is struggling to find VIP's. The ... Read More »

Calgary police get council approval to hire 50 new officers paid with ticket fine revenue | Calgary Herald

Calgary police get council approval to hire 50 new officers paid with ticket fine revenue | Calgary Herald

Is 50 officers enough with our crime rate sky rocketing. I remember growing up in Calgary in the 80's and if we had 8 murders in a year that was a bad year. Scares me to think of what's happening in the world. No one is safe anymore. I'm not sure if it's the music glorifying crimes or too much ... Read More »

Calgary council approves $5.15 monthly transit pass for city’s poorest | Calgary Herald

Calgary council approves $5.15 monthly transit pass for city’s poorest | Calgary Herald

Great plan to help Calgarians. That's cheaper than when I had to bus pass when I went to school in the 80's. Calgarians living in extreme poverty will soon pay just $5.15 for a monthly Calgary Transit pass — a 95 per cent discount off the regular price. City council unanimously voted in favour Monday of introducing a new sliding ... Read More »

Calgary Real Estate Market Stats for June 2016

Calgary Real Estate Market Stats for June 2016

Calgary home prices continue to slide in most areas of the market, but not at the rate that many might expect. This is partly due to June’s resiliency in the detached and semi-detached sectors of the market, where sales compared to new listings and standing inventory started returning to more balanced levels. “The detached market has been gradually moving towards ... Read More »

Calgary Real Estate Market June 21, 2016 – Supply and Demand – Jason Cattoni Real Estate

Calgary Real Estate Market June 21, 2016 – Supply and Demand – Jason Cattoni Real Estate

Hope everyone is enjoying the week so far. The school year is coming to an end and it seems everyone is starting to get excited for vacations, camping, etc. Some people are thinking about selling their home before the next school year begins. That's a smart idea, get your kids settled into their new home and feeling comfortable and ready ... Read More »

Phony Calgary realtor eludes jail sentence, possibly hiding in B.C.

Scum bags like this give our industry a bad name! I, along with a lot of other Real Estate Associates care about people and would never even think of scamming people. We are there to protect our clients. Please, who ever you use, please make sure they are a licensed Realtor®. Do some research first. An arrest warrant has been issued ... Read More »

Chief’s Awards Gala recognizes brave and selfless acts by Calgarians – Calgary – CBC News

Chief’s Awards Gala recognizes brave and selfless acts by Calgarians – Calgary – CBC News

These guys are hero's in my book! Way to go guys! You deserve all the press and accolades you get. Skateboarders will receive special recognition tonight after they stepped in when a man was sexually assaulting a drunk woman, scared him off, chased him down, and held him until police arrested him.The young men — and 25 other Calgarians — will receive their award from ... Read More »

‘Life’s too short for bad coffee.’ The Gord Downie interview 

This guy and band have been part of my life since the early 90's. I still to this day jam around the campfire with friends to all their songs. Although I didn't know the meaning to half their songs they still struck something within me to love their music. Gord and The Tragically Hip are TRUE artists. It's a very ... Read More »

Brookfield Place has just become the tallest tower in Calgary

Brookfield Place has just become the tallest tower in Calgary

Brookfield Place has officially surpassed the Bow in height, earning the title of western Canada's tallest building. Calgary's new skyscraper — under construction downtown between 1st and 2nd Streets and 6th and 7th Avenues S.W. — is now complete to level 56, the top of the building. It has reached its final height of 247… Source: Brookfield Place has just ... Read More »