Category Archives: Real Estate

CALGARY – PROPERTY TAX 2019

On November 30, 2018, Calgary city council voted nine votes for and five votes against to pass the One Calgary 2019-2022 Service Plans and Budgets. Council voted to approve a 3.45 per cent property tax increase for 2019. https://globalnews.ca/news/4717764/calgary-budget-passed/ “We’re looking at about five dollars per month to the average household,” Mayor Naheed Nenshi told…
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Calgary Bylaws – Composting at Home

In an effort to assure that Calgary residents continue to be good neighbours, the city has adopted a comprehensive set of community standards. Included in the regulations are prohibitions against noise and common nuisances, as well as additional guidelines regulating stockpiling of building materials, fire bans and practices, graffiti, home car washing, composting practices, and…
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CALGARY – FALL YARD WASTE

The mild and dry weather in October has allowed many of us to rake up and collect our yard waste (leaves, grass, branches etc.) before the lasting snow arrives. There are a number of options permitted in Calgary for cleanup of your yard waste. The first step is to fill your green cart, and once…
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Calgary – Tax Instalment Payment Plan (TIPP)

The Tax Instalment Payment Plan (TIPP) is a popular program that allows you to pay your property tax on a monthly basis instead of one payment in June. Your payment automatically comes out of your chequing account the first day of every month. TIPP makes budgeting easier and eliminates the risk of a 7% late…
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