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Benefits of the New Home Buyer Tax Credit

One of the benefits of building or buying a new home is that there are several tax programs that allow you to receive funds back on things like GST and tax credits. Unfortunately, the differences between these programs can sometimes be confusing. To help you navigate the complicated tax system, we’ve broken down the three…

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Things to Consider When Building a New Home

Building a new home is serious business. Above all else, a home is a big investment—if not the biggest you will ever make. Because of this, it is critical when building or buying a new home to seriously consider what you truly want out of it, both now and in the years to come. Keep…

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Showhome Holiday Hours – 2017

With the holidays upon us, please take a moment to review the operating hours of our Cornerstone showhomes.  Each showhome builder has set their own schedule for the season, please see to ensure you plan your showhome visit accordingly: Pacesetter Homes (Zero Lot Line, Front Drive) Showhomes will be open regular hours until Saturday, December…

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Decoding Architectural Guidelines

Architectural guidelines are a key part of the home building process. As a foundation for consistency and cohesion within a community, architectural guidelines ensure common elements upon which the different houses in a neighbourhood can be linked. This contributes to the increase and maintenance of a community’s value as a whole and in the long-term…

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How to Winterize Your Home

When it comes to life in Alberta, winter can be a brutal force to reckon with. With bone-chilling winds and icy blizzards, the chillier months of the year can easily infiltrate an unprotected house. But with a little preparation, you can make sure your home stays warm, snug, and safe, even as the flurries pile…

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Benefits to Living in Northeast Calgary

Northeast Calgary is a scenic and beautiful mix of prairie landscape and wide open skies. In addition to this picturesque setting, the following perks and amenities are the reasons Cornerstone has chosen to build its community in Calgary’s Northeast. Convenient Location Cornerstone’s carefully selected location gives its residents easy access to Stoney Trail as well…

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Visit this Fall for your chance to win!

Visit one of Cornerstone’s 31 showhomes this Fall to enter to win 1 of 4 $250 gift cards! Come and visit us this fall, at any one of our 31 spectacular showhomes and explore what Cornerstone has to offer. From a wide selection of product types and lots, incredible prices for many homes in the…

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Finding the Perfect Pet-Friendly Community in Calgary

Whether you already have a dog or cat or you’ve always wanted one, you probably know how difficult it is to rent a condo or apartment with frustrating pet-restrictions. By owning your own home in a pet-friendly community with great amenities that accommodate your furry friends, you’ll be able to breathe easy knowing your entire…

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Reasons to Buy a New Home Over a Pre-Owned Home

Buying a new home is likely be the biggest financial decision you’ll ever make. Spending money on real estate is a smart investment that can bring a good return over time, but it’s still important you find and purchase a home that best suits your needs and lifestyle. There are many benefits to purchasing a…

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Calgary Employment is Growing

Alberta’s economic downturn has cost a loss of jobs and Calgary has suffered some of the highest unemployment rates in the province. In late 2016, the city’s unemployment rates were in the double-digits. Thankfully, recent reports from Statistics Canada have shown a modest improvement in jobs in Calgary and employment rates are slowly on the…

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