I have sold a property at 24 Masters LANDING SE in Calgary.
Enjoy the best of Calgary’s largest lake community in your elegantly updated Mahogany walkout, with private lake access. Custom built by Morrison, with over 3950 sqft of developed living space for your growing family. The bright, open main floor features natural light and extensively updated features. Luxurious wood floors add to the main living area’s warmth. A large dining or flex space fronts the home, and flows directly to the inviting living room with a central stone fireplace. The gourmet kitchen offers contrasting quartz and granite counters with a custom tiled backsplash, full cabinets and a massive walk through pantry. The family chef will enjoy the gas cooktop, oversized fridge and built in oven, as well as plenty of space on the central granite island. Upstairs, the family retreat has been customised with a huge step down bonus room and two huge secondary bedrooms. The primary suite offers spacious privacy and downtown view, not to mention the 5pc spa-like ensuite with dual vanity and deep soaker tub. A fully appointed 4 pc main bath and large laundry room (with walk in linen closet) complete the upper level. Downstairs, the fully developed walkout adds nearly 1200 sqft of additional space. A large 4th bedroom and 4 pc bath are perfect for guests, and the huge rec room provides nearly endless room for entertaining. Outside, the main floor deck overlooks a tastefully landscaped pie shaped yard, with garden spaces and a custom stone patio that extends around the well-place fire pit. Only steps from private access to parks and the Mahogany Beach Club, this is an exceptional luxury value. Includes just installed Watts (Gemstone) exterior lighting.
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Every year, it seems the holidays sneak up on us—and every year, that brings with it the dreaded last-minute gift panic. Finding a present that hits all the right notes can be surprisingly stressful, even when it comes to people you’ve known for years.


But have no fear! We’ve lined up a list of gifts for every “type” on your list. And since we work in real estate, they’re all centred around home life. From the coffee snob to the sports enthusiast, these presents are the perfect way to bring beauty, function or a touch of whimsy to your loved one’s home this holiday season.

 

 

FOR THOSE WHO ARE ALWAYS IN THE KITCHEN


We all know someone whose kitchen is their happy place—but once all the basics are covered, it can be hard to find the perfect present. These gifts will be a treat for the chef, baker, or food lover on your list, no matter how well equipped they are.

1. The Coffee Snob

Glass Pour-Over Coffeemaker - $75

Have a java lover on your list who just can’t get their brew right at home? This high-end pour-over system makes a smooth brew that can even be refrigerated and reheated so your recipient can enjoy a perfect cup at any time.

2. The Foodie

Pink Oyster Mushroom Growing Kit - $65

Help your favourite gourmand create restaurant-quality meals with this kit, which allows them to grow delicious mushrooms right in their cupboard. All they’ll need to do is soak the package and then mist it with water for a few days, and voila—delicious organic mushrooms!

3. The Baker

Vintage Etched Cake Stand - $87

If you’re lucky enough to have a fabulous home baker on your list, give a gift that reflects the joy their treats bring to others. This lovely glass cake stand is the platform that a beautifully decorated dessert deserves.

4. The Tea Aficionado

Flowering Tea Set - $35

Your favourite tea lover may have tried all of the herbal blends out there, but we bet they haven’t seen tea like this. This set contains two “blossoms” of tea leaves hand-sewn around flowers that bloom when you place them in the included glass teapot and add hot water.


 

FOR THOSE WHO WOULD RATHER BE IN THE BACKYARD


For many of us, time outdoors is the ultimate source of rejuvenation. The nature-lover on your list is sure to appreciate these presents that help them maximize that joy in their daily lives.

5. The Gardener

Large Garden Tote - $66

Dedicated gardeners all need a great bag to carry their gear. This tote is attractive and sturdy and will help them keep their home’s exterior beautiful and welcoming.

6. The Flower Lover

Monthly Flower Subscription - starting at $60/month

If your loved one prefers to enjoy their flora without all the work, a delivery of farm-fresh flowers is sure to surprise and delight. And you can keep the joy blossoming year-round with a weekly, semi-monthly or monthly subscription.

7. The Environmentalist

Reusable Stainless Steel Straws - $14

Know someone who is trying to bring less plastic into their home? This set of reusable metal straws means they’ll never have to buy a box of plastic straws again. And the assortment of sizes ensures that they’ll work with anything from a tall glass of water to a to-go mug.

8. The Outdoor Adventurer

Solar Phone Charger - $50

Have a camper or adventurer on your list? This solar-powered phone charger, which comes with a built-in flashlight and compass, is a must-have. It will also make a great addition to their home emergency kit.

 

 

FOR THOSE WITH THEIR NOSE TO THE GRINDSTONE


Like it or not, most of us spend a good chunk of our lives working—whether at a job or on projects and chores around the house. These gifts are designed to make that work a bit easier and more enjoyable.

9. The Remote Worker

Home Office Lap Desk - $45

Working at home can be great—in part because you can work from anywhere in the house. The remote worker on your list will appreciate this lap desk with a built-in mouse pad and phone slot, which will allow them to work comfortably from the couch or the bed without overheating their computer.

10. The Back-to-The-Office Worker

Bento Lunch Box - $35

If your loved one is heading back to the office, it doesn’t mean they have to give up the healthy habit of a home-cooked meal. Send them to work with this stylish lunch box packed full of nutritious food.

11. The Do-It-Yourselfer

Laser Measure - $35

The handy person on your list can say goodbye to unwieldy tape measures with this nifty device. It’s perfect for DIY projects of any size.

12. The Clean Freak

UV Sanitizer and Charger - $70

In the COVID-19 era, we’ve all become a little germaphobic. This UV smartphone sanitizer kills bacteria while it charges. Plus, its clever design enables you to hear your phone notifications while the device is in use.


 

FOR THOSE MOST PASSIONATE ABOUT THEIR HOBBIES


Of course, there’s a lot more to life than work. If you’re gifting a friend or family member who really lights up when they talk about their hobbies, we’ve got you covered.

13. The Sports Enthusiast

Hockey Stick BBQ Set - $61

Looking for a gift for the sports enthusiast in your life that isn’t another jersey? These BBQ tools made from repurposed hockey sticks are a great pick. Perfect for cooking up food to watch with the game!

14. The Bookworm

The Book Lover’s Journal - $19

Know someone who loves to curl up on the couch with a good book? This journal will help the book-lover on your list keep track of what they’ve read, as well as their ever-growing “to-read” list.

15. The Runner

Marathon Map Hydration Bottle- $49

Help the runner you love to stay hydrated (and motivated) with a water bottle inscribed with their favourite race route. It’s perfect for runs around the neighbourhood or just toting around the house.

16. The Tourist

Travel Backpack - $120

Make it easy for the travel lover on your list to bring back souvenirs. This lightweight backpack folds flat so it’s easy to pack but sturdy enough to carry their new treasures all the way home.

 

 

FOR THOSE WHO PUT FAMILY FIRST


For many of us, the greatest joy in life comes from our relationship with our family. Help your recipient strengthen and celebrate those all-important connections with these thoughtful gifts.

17. The New Parent

4-in-1 Baby Food Maker - $230

It’s hard to know what to buy for new parents once their registry is cleared out, but if they’re interested in making baby food at home, this tool is a must-have. It makes the process, from steaming to mixing, fast and easy.

18. The Genealogy Fan

DNA Kit - $129

Know someone interested in reconnecting with their ancestral home? This DNA kit can help them trace their geographical heritage and uncover their family history.

19. The Dog Person

Custom Printed Socks - $28

Is your friend’s dog their favourite family member? These adorable socks are sure to put a smile on their face as they cozy up on the couch with their pup. And since you can feature up to two pets on each pair of socks, no one needs to feel left out.

20. The Documentarian

Mini Link Printer - $130

We all have that relative who snaps a million photos at every family event. Help them capture each precious moment with this unique gadget that essentially transforms a smartphone into a Polaroid camera. It makes it easy to customize and print out snapshots to display around the house or insert into a scrapbook for posterity.



READY TO GIVE YOURSELF THE ULTIMATE GIFT?

 

We want to be your real estate consultants through every season of life. So please don’t hesitate to reach out with questions or to ask for recommendations or referrals any time of year. And when you’re ready to give yourself the gift of a new home, contact us to talk about your options. From finding the right neighbourhood to identifying the amenities that will make the biggest difference to your quality of life, we’re always eager to help.

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I have sold a property at 105 Thornburn PLACE in Strathmore.
Pride of ownership shown throughout! Exceptionally well maintained updated bungalow. This home will check off most of your boxesOn a quiet culdesac ... With over 2000 sq ft of living space, this home features a total of five bedrooms (3 up & 2 down) and three bathrooms including a bonus of a two piece ensuite off the master bedroom. Newer kitchen including white cabinetry, granite counters and movable island. Living room with electric fireplace and lots of natural light. Formal dining room and all freshly painted. Fully developed lower level lots of room to entertain and room for the kids to play, 2 bedrooms and 4 piece bath. Large deck off kitchen. Double attached garage and additional parking in the back. For your RV . This home has everything you’ve been looking for!
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