Frequently Asked Questions
How is The City involved in Real Estate sales?
Who is Real Estate & Development Services (RE&DS)?
How do I contact Real Estate & Development Services (RE&DS)?
Real Estate Sales
How do I find out if City land is for sale?
What if the property I am interested in is City owned but is not listed on The City of Calgary Real Estate website?
What kind of information is important for me to include on the Property Sales Inquiry?
What if I am interested in purchasing in an area without a specific address?
What happens after my "Property Sales Inquiry" is submitted?
How do I know if a property is 'Conditionally sold'?
What do you mean by 'Not available for sale'?
What do you mean by 'Application process closed'?
- What can I develop on a property?
Why does The City require building commitment?
What is the payment of Finder's Fees and how is broker/sale referrals calculated?
When are Finder's Fees paid?
What are the Calgary Land Use Bylaws?
How do I lease a property from The City?
What is the leasing process?
What is a Real Estate Property Leasing and Sales Inquiry Form?
How do I find out if City Property is available for lease?
How do I lease a City Property?
What happens after my "Property Leasing Inquiry" is submitted?
What if I am interested in leasing in an area of interest without a specific address?
I have an inquiry about leasing City-owned land, who do I contact?
I'm interested in leasing, what information do I need to provide?
How do I make an offer (expression of interest)?
Do I need to make a deposit with my expression of interest?
What is the approval process for a negotiated transaction?
How long does it take to process an expression of interest?
What happens once a negotiated transaction is approved?
I'm a licensed realtor acting on behalf of a purchaser, do I get a commission?
Why do I need an encroachment agreement?
What do I need to do to apply for permission for an encroachment?
Do I need a photographs to apply for an encroachment?
Can anybody make an application?
Do I need a lawyer to apply for an encroachment?
What happens in the application process?
How long does it take to process an encroachment application?
Does The City check for encroachments?
How much does an encroachment application cost?
Who are Planning & Development?
What is Transit Oriented Development?
How does The City contribute to Affordable Housing solutions?
For other related inquiries
Contact Planning & Development
General or citizen inquires
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The City of Calgary Media Line: 403-828-2954