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Open House on this Brand New Listing In Beddington

(February 25, 2017)

Come check out this updated home in Beddington.  This is the first weekend it has been on the market, so come check out this brand new listing.


Open House Sunday February 26 2pm-4pm


Open House - Luxury Home in Richmond

(February 17, 2017)

Come view this custom home in Richmond at this weekends open houses.  This home has had a meticulous attention to detail with massive vaulted ceilings and large windows giving the home a bright and airy feeling to the home.  


Let your imagination run and see your self living in this amazing home this weekend.

Open Houses are being hosted:
Saturday, February 18, 2-4pm
Sunday, February 19, 2-4pm


SOLD - In the brand new community of Carringview

(February 13, 2017)

Congratulations to my buyers of this brand new home built by Excel Homes in the community of Carringview.   his amazing home comes with an attached garage a fantastic lay-out and best of all its close to the buyers work and childrens school.   


If you or anyone you know are interested in an amazing home like this one, give me a call at 403-477-5120

  

EVEN KEEL

(February 13, 2017)


MAKING A CHALLENGING PROPERTY FAMILY FRIENDLY

WRITTEN BY JEANINE MATLOW

PHOTOGRAPHY BY MARIAN KRAUS

This enchanting site with a lesser landscape was brought to life when a young family bought a spec home pre-completion. That’s when Bob Hursthouse, president of Hursthouse Landscape Architects and Contractors in Bolingbrook, Illinois, was brought onboard to identify and address the main issues, such as... read more.

SOLD - Lovely Home In Auburn Bay

(February 10, 2017)

Congratulations to an amazing couple for buying their first home in Auburn Bay   This home will provide an awesome lifestyle in this lake community and provide them lots of room to grow their family.  With some new flooring and paint, they are going to make this wonderful home their own.  



Open House - 1452 Richland Rd

(February 09, 2017)

Come view this luxury home located in Richland.  This amazing home has been completely re-done to include a luxurious master bedroom with ensuite, featuring a private balcony, steam shower, vanity and enclosed powder room.    This is one you will not want to miss.


Open House
Saturday, February 11, 1-4pm
and
Sunday, February 12, 1-4pm


Top Renovation to Increase Property Value

(February 08, 2017)

Kitchens are the single most important room in the home relating to valuation. As such, it is crucial that you invest in having a modern, fresh and desirable kitchen. Modern cabinetry, under cabinet lighting and new appliances will all significantly increase the value of your home on the market. To save on cost without compromising construction and desirability, look at options like Ikea cabinets... read more.

CMHC to Hike Mortgage Insurance Premiums as of March 17

(February 08, 2017)

The Canada Mortgage and Housing Corporation will charge borrowers a few dollars more every month to insure their mortgages, starting in March.

By law, anyone putting down less than 20% of the purchase price of a home in Canada must pay mortgage insurance, even though the homeowners themselves don’t benefit from that coverage. Rather, it’s a fee borrowers pay so if they default on loans, their lende... read more.

Real Estate Review for the month of February, 2017

(February 04, 2017)

For the fourth month in a row the Calgary market has seen inventory levels dropping. This is the result of less new inventory coming on, and sales rising, which is beginning to create more balanced markets. There has been a year over year decrease of the absorption rate in every type of market across the city. The apartment style sector remains to be one of the more challenging markets, as it has... read more.

January market improves over last year

(February 01, 2017)


For the fourth consecutive month, housing inventory levels have recorded year-over-year declines. At 4,112 total units, January's inventory was 18 percent below last year's levels. 
"While housing conditions continue to favor buyers, a slow transition toward more balanced conditions is helping to ease downward pressure on home prices," said CREB® chief economist Ann-Marie Lurie. "Conditions have im... read more.