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The season is nearly here and it's time to get your gear ready for ski and snowboard season. When the snow falls, you want to be prepared and plenty of stores throughout Calgary can provide exactly what you need. Here are a few of the top shops for winter gear in the city.

With products for men, women and juniors, you can find everything you need at the Ski Cellar. This shop provides everything from jackets and pants to snowboards, skis and everything else you could possibly want.

Three locations provide you with the gear you need. They are found at:

  • 5809 Macleod TR S.
  • 1442 17 Ave SW
  • 11 Bowridge DR NW

The hours for the stores are 10am to 6pm from Monday through Wednesday, 10am to 9pm on Thursday and Friday, 10am to 6pm on Saturday and from

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The rents are getting higher and the market is getting tighter for Calgary rental units from one end of the city to the other. It was difficult before the flooding to find a suitable apartment to rent but now it is next to impossible, unless you get lucky.

In April 2013, the vacancy rate was only 1.2%, and it's expected that this rate will only go down when Canadian Mortgage and Housing Corporation releases its fall rental market report for 2013. According to Richard Cho, the senior market CMHC analyst, it's expected that this vacancy rate will be somewhat lower by October.

Canadian Mortgage and Housing Corporation placed the average Calgary rent at $1,150 last year and it's expected that it will reach 1,230 by October. It is forecasted to grow as high as…
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