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West Ridge Fine Homes is an industry leader in designing and building luxury custom homes. We are inspired by many things such as the environments we work in and the industry we are passionate about. Our biggest inspiration, however, comes from the people we work with everyday. From our partners to our clients, we are constantly amazed and excited about new projects and new ideas. Our blogs, news, and articles reflect this digestion of inspiration. Enjoy.

Coming Home with Ryan Straschnitzki

“We’re home and maybe now we can start to heal” is what Michelle Straschnitzki said as her family came home with their son, Humboldt Broncos player Ryan Straschnitzki, for the first time since the tragic Humboldt Broncos accident 1 year ago.

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2019 CHBA National Awards Finalist

West Ridge Fine Homes has been nominated as a finalist for the 2019 CHBA National Awards for Housing Excellence! This award recognizes the best in Canadian new homes, home renovations, community development and marketing. Projects are submitted from city centres and towns across Canada.

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Building vs Buying Luxury Homes

Is it finally time to build that dream home that you’ve always wanted, or is your dream home already built and waiting for you? Needless to say, there are a lot of decisions to be made throughout this process. Before you move in any direction, you need to be aware of all the pros and cons of – building vs buying luxury homes. This decision can become downright confusing and even frustrating at times.

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Living In Green Haven

Green Haven is a one-of-a-kind community. It’s for those prefer their own space, secluded privacy, and majestic views. It’s for the people who desperately seek an escape from their everyday lives, who crave big open skies and clean, fresh air.

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Hidden Benefits Of Building A Custom Home

Working with custom home builders to create your luxury home design has plenty of benefits. Some of these benefits are well-known while others are more obscure. Being able to customize each aspect of your home for example, that’s a benefit that is widly understood.

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Mature Trees, Modern Homes in Charleswood

West Ridge Fine Homes has recently completed our first custom home in Charleswood. As we worked on this home, we fell in love with the neighbourhood and realized that it’s a perfect spot to build top quality custom Calgary homes. Our pocket listings make it easy for our clients to choose a lot and start building!

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Choosing A Location That Reflects Your Lifestyle

The community in which you live defines your life. Your commute, your neighbours, and close by amenities are elements that will either encourage you to live in a certain area, or be a deterrence. With over 10 years of experience as a luxury home builder in Calgary, West Ridge Fine Homes knows all the ins and outs of each neighbourhood.

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Renovations That Add The Most Value To Your Home

If you’re in the market to sell your home, you may be looking for ways to increase its value. You can renovate nearly any room in your house, but we thought we’d share which renovations add the most value. Here’s a list of the top three things you can do to pump up your listing price.

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Parkdale Custom Homes

Exciting news! We are now building Parkdale custom homes!

Located a block from walking paths alongside the bow river and five minutes from downtown, this custom built executive style home epitomizes the best combination of modern design, superior construction and the finest materials.

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