Real Estate Resources

How to Get Your Home In Show-Shape Quickly, Cheaply and Easily

Posted on Sep 25, 2023

With a little elbow grease in just the right places, you’ll get your home looking its best when you list it. Here is a quick and easy guide to get your home ready for buyers so that it shines both inside and out.

Curb Appeal: A Big Deal
People often underestimate the value of good curb appeal. You want to speak to a potential buyer before they even g...

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How to Avoid the Three Biggest Homeownership Blunders

Posted on Jul 31, 2023

Everyone wants to avoid these three biggies:

· Roof Damage
· Water Damage
· Fire Damage

Don’t worry, there are plenty of things you can do to prevent these blunders. Here’s a rundown of the simple steps you can take to keep your home in tip-top shape – what to look out for, how to prevent a problem, and the price tag of ignoring it.

Take It From the Top...

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How Long Do You Need to Own Before You Sell?

Posted on Jul 17, 2023

I get this question from both new clients who are about to buy their first home as well as clients that have owned their home for a while, “How long should I plan to hold on to my home before I sell?”
Whether you want to make a quick profit from the rising real estate prices in the Calgary area or you face an impending move out of province, it’s imp...

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How to Handle 5 Home Emergency Situations

Posted on Jun 28, 2023

As a homeowner, it’s fun to enjoy all the great things about your home—place to relax, entertain, or spend quality time with family.
But what about when something goes wrong?
Do you know what needs to be done in case of an emergency or other urgent situation in your home?
Here are 5 musts that every homeowner and family member should know about right...

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Get Going on Your Home Maintenance

Posted on Jun 19, 2023

Should’ve, would’ve, could’ve. Don’t make that your mantra when it comes to your home’s maintenance!
Preventative maintenance is worth your time and money NOW to avoid costly home disasters later. You don’t want to be the one saying, “I should’ve caulked those windows for a few bucks a tube,” when faced with a $2,000 repair bill for mold and water d...

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20 Survival Tips for Homeowners

Posted on Jun 05, 2023

Being a homeowner can be exciting and fun at times, with lots of freedom to make it your own space!
As a homeowner, though, you’re the one in charge of any repairs, maintenance, finances, and improvements over the long haul. Whether you’re a first time homeowner or you’ve owned many, it’s important to stay informed about how you can make life as a...

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