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Monthly Archives: April 2014

Tips for selling your Calgary home to Younger Buyers

The Calgary real estate market was scorching hot in 2013. All signs indicate that this trend will continue in 2014.  The ongoing real estate boom in Calgary and throughout Alberta is in part being fueled by migration to the region by job seekers from other parts of Canada. It’s a seller’s market these days and many newly listed homes in desirable areas are being sold in days if not hours. Continue reading

Securing Financing for a Home Purchase – the Mortgage Broker

Few people have the luxury of paying cash when they buy a home. Traditionally, most people went to their bank to apply for a mortgage. However, in the last 20 years or so, a burgeoning mortgage brokerage industry has developed, giving home buyers an alternative to banks. Continue reading