The Most Expensive Houses For Sale In Canada, June 2014 Edition. Manitoba: $3.5 million This timber-framed, open concept house includes individual bedroom wings, a sunroom, a deck and gourmet kitchen. The living and dining areas are separated by a double-sided fireplace. The listing boasts that it the property is surrounded by natural beauty, but urban conveniences are not far away.
When you are in the market for a new place to live, it helps to remember the golden rule of real estate: You’re not just buying or renting a home — you are also buying into and becoming a part of a neighborhood As anyone who’s moved a few times knows, [...]
Inglewood,1891 A.E. Cross House. 1240 8th Ave SE. The home is one of Calgary's oldest residences and manifests several unusual architectural elements typical of the time. These include the hip roof, sandstone foundation, "widow's walk" balustrade, and gingerbread trim. Such embellishments reflect the sensibilities of Calgary's wealthier citizens in the late Victorian period. Photo/Info: Discover Historic Calgary, City of Calgary
Point McKay, 1905 Alfred Mckay Home. 35 Point Dr NW. McKay quarried sandstone for his house himself, and hauled it across the frozen Bow River to his building site. He donated fifty acres of his homestead to the city, which is now part of Shouldice Park. McKay's sons retained possession of the house and land until 1953. Abandoned for several years & vandalized, it has been restored & now serves as a recreational centre for a condo community. Photo/Info: Discover Historic Calgary, City of…