Real Estate Resources

Why Your Property Assessment Value is Not Always What Your Home Will Sell For

Posted on Jan 11, 2019


This is the time of year when everyone is receiving their tax assessments in the mail. Occasionally I speak to sellers who want to list their home at the price the City has assessed it at, or a buyer who compares the asking price of a home with the property assessment by the City of Calgary. Regardless of if you think the assessed value is high, lo...

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Calgary Real Estate Stats for December 2018

Posted on Jan 09, 2019 in Market Stats


The oversupply trend in Calgary has continuing through the end of 2018. As expected, December continued with the slower trend as inventories and sales levels dropped for the holidays and year end. This is normal for December and was totally expected however December sales were down year over year with more inventory this year over last year.

Seller...

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Calgary Real Estate Market Stats for November 2018

Posted on Dec 10, 2018 in Market Stats


As expected the market has continued to slow down coming into the winter months. The inventory levels have been dropping month over month, as have the sales. This is very typical for Alberta's Real Estate market and I expect the same to continue to happen through until the New Year.

Now it's no secret that the mood in Alberta is a bit pessimistic, a...

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Don't Gamble. Know Your Odds.

Posted on Dec 07, 2018 in Selling


Did You Know That You Can Find Out What the Chances Are of Selling Your Home In Today’s Market?

I can not only tell you the likelihood your home will sell, I can also tell you when the best time to sell is. Although Real Estate information is often communicated from a city wide standpoint, its important to understand that each community, and each ty...

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Why Every Buyer Should Get a Home Inspection 

Posted on Nov 20, 2018 in Buying


This is a guide that can help you understand the benefits of choosing to have a home inspection on your next real estate purchase.

• The standard purchase contract, that Realtors® use, provides the buyer with the option of having a property inspection condition, with set parameters agreed upon at the time of negotiation between the seller and the b...

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What If I Buy Privately? Do I Even Need an Agent?

Posted on Oct 26, 2018 in Buying


I always encourage my clients to keep their eyes open for opportunities. I can’t be everywhere at once, so if you see a house that is being sold privately, it may be an option.

If you call the number, view the home or visit an open house, no big deal. But, if you are seriously considering the home, then I highly suggest you get a Realtor®. Selling a...

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