Qualico Communities Winnipeg Blog

March 2, 2018
Personal fitness rooms are becoming more and more common in new home projects. With the focus on health and fitness in today’s world–where things like fast food reign supreme–we are seeing people working towards healthier living.

February 25, 2018 Topics: Down Payment, Mortgage, Saving

Buying a house is, in most cases, the biggest purchase a family makes. Whether it’s your first home, second, or third, saving for the down payment can take some work. 

February 13, 2018 Topics: Qualico Communities

Driving through any of Qualico’s many different communities, you’ll notice a high standard of style and design throughout the homes. Builders meet with Qualico Communities to discuss and design the overall aesthetic of each neighbourhood adhering to these guidelines during the builds.

January 16, 2018

One of the major benefits to owning a new home is energy efficiency. New and efficient homes reduce the amount of time and money you need to spend to keep it maintained and in proper shape. We often hear about how new homes are more efficient, but what makes them better performers than older homes?

December 29, 2017 Topics: Qualico Communities

With 2017 coming to a close, Qualico Communities has had an exciting year full of growth and expansion. From the grand opening of a new community, releases of new community phases and fun events residents were able to take part in, there was a lot to celebrate.

December 26, 2017 Topics: Qualico Communities
The holidays have come and gone and chances are you have a lot of new stuff in your home! Pair that with all your holiday decorations that need to be packed away and you have a lot of things needing to be organized. Now is the perfect time to tackle the mess while simultaneously preparing for next year.

December 18, 2017 Topics: Qualico Communities
Young children need intellectual stimulation, and not the kind found in a text book. They need to learn how to carry out some of the most essential elements of human life, such as solving problems, asking questions, and more!

August 7, 2017
A house doesn’t become a home until it’s been lived in, new memories have been made and personal touches have been added to make it uniquely the residents home. Whether you are in the process of building or just moved in and looking to decorate to your personal style, you can always find ways to personalize your home. 

July 3, 2017
Now that the warm weather is here, Winnipeggers are firing up their barbeques and spending as much time as they can outside. Whether you’re hosting for four people or 50 people, there are many more factors to consider. 

June 5, 2017
You and your family are getting ready to create new memories in a brand-new home but now that means it’s time pack up all your belongings. To help eliminate the unneeded stress and make the move as seamless as possible, we’re giving you a list of tips you can use to make the process a lot more enjoyable.

March 27, 2017
Schools are officially empty as kids have left their notebooks and pencils behind and are now enjoying a week-long break filled with fun and a little extra sleep. Here are some activity ideas to ensure your week is packed with fun!

So you’re looking for a community for your new custom built or premium home? From the start, you can rest easy knowing that all our communities are developed to the highest standards for design, environmental sustainability and meet the diverse and changing needs of homeowners.

This is the first of a series of blogs to help break down the steps of building a new home so that you can start to see yourself in a home in one of our inviting communities. The series will cover tips for choosing your community, selecting the builder, designing your home, and finally, how to stay sane during the build.

Many new home builders are faced with the question of what comes first—Choosing your community, lot or builder? When starting with your builder, there are a lot of considerations that your builder will be able to help you with at the start of your relationship.

You’ve chosen your community, your lot and your builder. Now you’re on to the most exciting part of your new home project—developing a floor plan and designing your home.

Ask a designer, a sales agent and a builder what new homeowners can do to keep their building projects on track and they will most likely all tell you the exact same thing. Find out what to expect during your new home build!

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