Author: Karen King

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Energy Efficiency Offerings

Posted By Karen King

Energy efficiency is always a hot topic. Now more than ever, there are programs targeted to our home and condo owners. The LED lighting perks are always one of Karen King & Associates Inc.’s favourites.
We have been asked about the currently energy savings programs

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New #Calgary #Condominium #Composting Requirement Effective November 1, 2017

Posted By Karen King

Calgary has made its new composting requirements official. Starting November 1, 2017, Calgary condominiums will be required to separate out food and yard waste and provide a collection program for this composting.
More specifically, the City of Calgary has the following requirements:

Provide on-site

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Do You Know Where Your HOA/Condo Fees Are Going?

Posted By Karen King

It’s sad but true. Most owners dutifully pay their obligated fees, but few truly know where their dollars go.
The annual budget is truly important, as it reflects the decisions the condominium board has made. If your condominium fees are too high, this is the first document

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#Parkade #Lighting – #Green #Savings!

Posted By Karen King

Benefits

There are many benefits to improving parkade lighting:

Lower maintenance costs

LED lighting systems are generally maintenance free for up to 50,000 hours of operation
Induction lighting systems are often maintenance free for up to 100,000 hours of operation


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10 Ways to #Improve Your #Doorway

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10 Ways to #Improve Your #Doorway

Posted By Karen King

It is all well and good for me to blog about how to improve your outdoor space in order to increase the value of your home, but it is useless unless I give you concrete examples of how to do this! So here are the top

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The Impact of #Carbon #Tax

Posted By Karen King

Let’s be honest. The carbon tax will increase the utility costs of your condominium significantly. For natural gas it will increase $1.01/GJ in 2017 and $1.52/GJ in 2018. The electrical costs will increase at the generation level as well.
So what can we do about

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NOW HIRING Building Operator/Property Manager

Posted By Karen King

We are a leading real estate brokerage that provides condominium management, rental management and real estate sales services in Calgary and the surrounding area. We are searching for a property manager/building operator, who is hard working, capable and responsible.
We are proud to offer our

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TONIGHT! 20 WAYS TO SAVE YOUR CONDO MONEY!

Posted By Karen King

Our presentation is tonight! Please come – learn about how to save your condo money and have a few nibbles!
7PM @ 1320 5 Ave NW, Calgary
https://www.eventbrite.ca/e/20-ways-to-save-your-condo-money-tickets-24223417895

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5 Hot Curb Appeal Trends for 2016

Posted By Karen King

Spruce up your home for a spring sale! The spring market is heating up in Calgary along with our weather. I believe that a few key touches can give you a much higher selling price on your home, so at Karen King & Associates Inc,

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5 things to know about condo fees

Posted By Karen King

This article was in the Calgary Herald. It is simple but true.
5 things to know about condo fees

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