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Calgary, Alberta is one of the most beautiful and dynamic cities in Canada. Known for its breathtaking natural beauty, friendly people, and diverse economy, it's no wonder that many people are interested in buying a home in this city! However, before you start your home search, it is important to understand the significance of location when it comes to buying a home in Calgary.

In this article, we'll discuss the importance of location in Calgary when buying a home and what you should consider when looking for the perfect location.

Why is Location Important When Buying a Home?

The location of your home can affect many different aspects of your life, including:

  1. Commute Time: The location of your home can have a big impact on your commute time to work or other important places you need to visit on a regular basis. If you live in a location that is far away from your workplace or the city center, you may have to spend a lot of time commuting each day. This can be both expensive and tiring.
  2. Access to Amenities: Location can also determine your access to amenities such as grocery stores, schools, parks, shopping centers, and other community facilities. If you live in a location that is far away from these amenities, you may have to spend more time and money to access them. Think long term, do you want kids in the future? Are you buying in a good school district? 
  3. Safety: The safety of your home is also affected by its location. Some neighborhoods in Calgary may have higher crime rates than others, and it's important to consider these factors when buying a home. Additionally, the location of your home can also affect your insurance rates and your sense of security. 
  4. Property Value: The location of your home can also affect its value over time. Homes located in desirable neighborhoods may appreciate in value more quickly than those in less desirable areas. Alternativley homes in poor locations lose value faster than homes in great locations. It's important to consider the potential for future growth and development when buying a home.
  5. Lifestyle: Your home's location can also play a big role in your overall lifestyle. If you enjoy outdoor activities such as hiking, biking, or skiing, you may want to consider a location that is closer to these activities. Similarly, if you enjoy city living, you may want to consider a location that is closer to the heart of Calgary.

A few factors to consider when thinking of purchasing a new home, for more information and guidance please call me!

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Welcome to this beautiful family home located in a coveted cul-de-sac. Ideally situated across from a large green space/park, steps from all of the brand-new amenities Sage Hill Court has to offer! The main floor is incredibly inviting, a large open concept space that is flooded with light from the windows that cover the back of the home. As you enter you pass by a functional flex room, currently used as an office but can be a formal dining room or even a kids play room! You then enter into the spacious living area with fireplace, open to the stunning kitchen with gas stove, stainless steel appliances and large island. This functional layout allows the kitchen to flow into the sunny breakfast nook area. The home has been wired with speakers throughout the main floor, master bedroom, bonus room and even outside so you can enjoy some music while cooking dinner or entertaining your friends! The main floor is finished with a large, extremely functional mudroom complete with a seating area and a walk-in closet for additional coat and shoe storage (a parent’s dream!). Once upstairs you will be greeted with plenty of natural light from the skylight above the stairwell. The upper level boasts 4 spacious bedrooms all with large walk-in closets. At the end of the hall you can relax in the massive bonus room with large windows and 10 foot ceilings. Laundry is conveniently located between all of the bedrooms making it easy to collect and put away! The primary bedroom has a beautiful ensuite bathroom with oversized shower, separate his and hers vanities and lovely make up vanity. Outside you can enjoy the fully landscaped backyard while relaxing on the large exposed aggregate pad or dining on the new composite deck. This beautiful home has numerous upgrades such as Air- Conditioning, central Vac, exposed aggregate driveway and even exterior hot water for the kids to enjoy Calgary summers no matter where the temperature swings! This gorgeous home was lovingly maintained and ready for a new family to call it home.
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