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Preparing your home before a vacation

When the bitter, cold prairie winter hits, so does the desire to pack your bags and jet-off to a warmer destination. A place where the parkas and snow boots can be swapped for shorts and sandals as a wardrobe staple. Whether you choose to escape the cold with a short weekend getaway or a week-long vacation with family and friends, it’s important to prepare your home for when you are away to ensure you stay stress-free from take-off to landing. Here are some tips to keep in mind prior to your departure:  Read more

March 2, 2023|

Dazzling snow sculptures

Winnipeg winters are notorious for being cold, dark and seemingly everlasting. However, one doesn’t need to look far to find a local event, attraction or activity that embraces the coldest season and all that comes with it. One such popular event is, of course, Festival du Voyageur. As a long-standing sponsor of Festival du Voyageur, Qualico Communities annually selects a prominent location in Sage Creek place the event’s famous snow sculptures. This year, because of their popularity, we decided to collaborate with local artists to offer another snow sculpture in the community.  Read more

February 7, 2023|

Multi-family options continue to grow in Phase 8

Sage Creek is a vibrant community that has grown into a richly diverse neighbourhood with something for everyone. Phase 8 is an important component of Sage Creek that continues to provide a diverse array of living options for a variety of different lifestyles and budgets. Aside from the block of premium single-family homes along Grey Heron Drive, the majority of Phase 8 consists of multi-family homes. Below are a few projects in this area:  Read more

January 25, 2023|

Brand new ownership opportunity coming to Sage Creek

Many may remember the small house located on the empty land situated across from Block and Blade within the Village Centre. This house originally served as the first welcome centre for the community before any homes or businesses had been constructed, but the intention was never for that house to be a permanent fixture. That parcel of land is zoned C2, which means it is zoned commercial with multifamily as a conditional use. The entire parcel has been re-subdivided into three portions as seen below. On the northeastern portion, Streetside is in for plan approval on Sage Village Condominiums, a [...]

August 19, 2022|

How to navigate a roundabout

While driving in Sage Creek, you may have noticed more roundabouts in this community than used in older neighbourhoods. This is because roundabouts are much safer in high traffic areas than traditional stop signs. When used properly, roundabouts have proven to reduce collisions and the severity of them by promoting continuous traffic flow, lower speeds and one-way travel.  Read more

May 17, 2022|
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