One way to get your spring off to an exciting start (and give yourself a long-term gift) is to invest in a home. Stepper Homes has several immediate-possession homes that are move-in ready. While the weather transitions, the market starts picking up. Why move in the early spring? We have your answer here!
Your son loves hockey. Your daughter loves princesses. You want their bedrooms to be practical, but also stylish and neat. How do you reconcile all these desires? From kids' furniture to toy storage and paint colours, this guide will get you started with fresh kids bedroom ideas.
January is here and you're reassessing your diet, your finances, your wardrobe... Why not take a look at your home as well when making your New Year's Resolutions? Get your home even more beautiful and efficient with a few home improvement suggestions.
Protect your home from the deep freeze with these 6 projects.
If you want the excitement of moving into a brand new house without waiting for it to be built or the design decisions that come with it, choosing a quick possession show home or spec home is the perfect option. Brand new spec homes, also called move-in-ready and immediate delivery homes in the real estate industry, are built by construction companies on speculation that the design, style, layout and features will appeal to new home buyers. These homes are often available immediately or within 90 days, but occasionally will take 5 or 6 months until completion. There are lots of great reasons to buy a quick possession spec home, but these are our five favourites.
Keep that clutter at bay by using these helpful home organization tips to keep clothes, shoes, school supplies, and toys all in the appropriate spot.
Sometimes the city feels too busy, and or a bit too crammed together. You feel like you need to get out and feel freer. To go somewhere that you can see the stars, and feel the wind at your back is your dream come true. If this is something that you want to experience, read on to see why small town living might be for you.
1. Live Closer to Nature
Learn the pros & cons of each and decide which option is best for you
Looking for the right home is a difficult task. If you are looking for a first home, or are thinking about downsizing, you might be looking at condos or townhome. These homes have smaller square footages, and therefore, smaller prices!
Decorating your home can feel like a monumental task. If you are starting from scratch, or building a look, new home ideas are everywhere, and can feel daunting. You want your house to look beautiful, but not out of date. Where to begin?
After what has seemed like the longest winter, it is finally starting to feel like spring. A couple more days, and green sprouts will be making their way above ground!
Those adventurous little sprouts might inspire some change. Perhaps now is the time to consider doing something for yourself. Why not create a space that’s all yours? The Master Bedroom is a place that’s made for rest, but you can also transform it into a personal oasis, away from the regular hustle and bustle of your home.
You’re ready for that new place to call home. It might be that your current condo isn’t what you need anymore, or you have decided to take the leap into homeownership for the first time. Whatever it may be, it is always good to see what options are available.
The Kitchen: it can be the centre of entertaining, casual meals, family get-togethers, and more! Keeping it organized and modern can be tricky. However, new kitchen trends are making that easier for you, through clean lines, bright lights, and hidden features!
As the fall rolls around, the days become shorter and cooler. The opportunities of sending your kids out to the backyard or to the park to play and burn off all of their extra energy also become fewer. As you begin to envision the toy clutter yet again covering each floor of your home, don’t despair! Consider the option of a kids playroom! Whether you use a bonus room, office, basement, or part of the bedrooms, a playroom is a fun space where kids are free to be kids. The playroom also helps keep the mess from spreading throughout your home!
New year, new home! The gift that gives for years to come! Immediate possession homes are ready for you to move right in. Why not get your 2015 off to an exciting start? You may be thinking; why move in the winter? Why move so quickly after the holidays? Well, there are many advantages you may not consider when moving at this time of year.
Low oil prices often get a bad rap. When oil prices go down, the general spirit of Calgary seems to shift pretty rapidly.
With record low interest rates, you might be considering buying a new car or a new house, but might not know which is the best purchase to make at this time. Here are some of the pros and cons!
You’re getting to that point where you just can't deal with another landlord. Or perhaps you have been saving your pennies by staying with mom and dad. Or perhaps you're looking to get rid of the roommates. Whatever it is, you know its time, and that you're ready to get a place of your own!
For years, living in a lake community has had a certain allure to Calgarians. In a city surrounded by prairie, lake communities are a city oasis for many. With that perfect mix of nearby urban amenities and a relaxing cottage-like atmosphere, families will never be bored in a lake community.
When you start looking to buy a home, the choices can seem overwhelming. Do you choose something low maintenance or do you get the home with a backyard? Do you choose something new or something that has been lived in before? Do you buy a home with a lot of space to grow into or just enough for you now? Do you want to live somewhere with a neighbour right down the hall, or do you prefer a space that is all your own? There is no universal answer, as there are many different types of homes that are available, including multi-family options like condos, townhomes, and duplexes, or single family homes like bungalows or two-storey homes.
With our early spring, we have seen neighbours and friends sprucing up their outdoor spaces. Whether its cleaning or rebuilding, outdoor spaces are on Calgarians minds!
When shopping for a new home, there are many considerations to be made. How big do you need your home to be? Do you want a home with independence that includes a backyard and garage? Are you leaning towards something with at least 3 bedrooms? Are you looking at a community with potential for you and your family? If you are looking for a number of these aspects, a single family home might just be the answer you’re looking for.
You're always doing a lot for others. Now is the time to consider doing something for yourself. Why not create a space that’s all yours? The Master Bedroom is a place that’s made for rest, but you can also transform it into a personal oasis, away from the regular hustle and bustle of your home. Here are a few tips for decorating your master bedroom. These trends are current, but classic and can be used now and in the future.