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(June 19, 2018)

SOLD!! 20 Valley Meadow Close NW. 

Seriously, you will never see a more beautifully staged home. These buyers definitely lucked out as this home has one of the best locations in the community within its price range!
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You have NO idea what I had to do to take a photo of the sign with the red Sold Sign on top! It took some #innovation since the sign was missing the pegs! ?

If you or anyone you know are... read more.

Tapping The Home for Retirement Income

(June 04, 2018)

Should I Stay or Should I Go?


With many Canadians heading toward retirement carrying debt, those who own homes may be forced to turn to their lodging for extra income.
 

However, some may not be eligible for home equity loans, leaving them with choices that include downsizing or a reverse mortgage. A survey on debt by Manulife Financial Corp. found that almost one in five Canadians expect to tap into... read more.

THINKING of BUYING?

(June 04, 2018)

Tips for Safeguarding Your Credit


Check Your Credit Report–You can contact Equifax and request a copy of your Credit Report by calling 1-800-465-7166 or by visiting equifax.ca. It is your responsibility to ensure that your Credit Report is accurate.

Stay Informed–Carefully read all credit contracts that you sign, as they are not all created equally. For example, some lenders classify payment as ‘lat... read more.

Lending conditions weigh on housing demand

(June 01, 2018)

City of Calgary, June 1, 2018 –


May sales activity continues to ease with the largest declines occurring in the detached sector. Additional gains in new listings continue to increase inventory levels. 

City-wide sales activity in May totalled 1,726 units and is 19 percent below last years' levels. This is 24 percent below longer-term averages. Sales activity in the detached sector declined to levels... read more.

Getting Started with Raised Garden Beds

(May 07, 2018)

raising the bar

Raise gardening to a new level with raised beds—aboveground growing containers that are open to the ground underneath. The benefits are many.If your property has adverse soil conditions such as poor drainage, low fertility, or poor soil structure, rise above the problem by building a raised bed filled with rich soil. Tired of weeding on your hands and knees? Build a bed with a wide... read more.