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First Time Homebuyer: Things to Remember now that you own a Home

Buying your first home is an exciting time! It’s an accomplishment that is often used to distinguish true adults from the young adults who are often still studying in University. But now that you’ve got the keys and have moved… Continue reading

Is Fall a Good Time to be Buying or Selling a House?

By fall, many people want to be moved in already. Because of that, many people buy and sell their homes in summer. After all, families want their kids to have time to make friends, and they want a little time… Continue reading

What is Luxury Real Estate?

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If you are new to the concept of luxury real estate or, as it’s called in Britain, luxury property, you may be wondering what the difference is between luxury and normal real estate. After all, if you look through the… Continue reading

Top Three Things You Need to Know When Buying a Luxury Home

With the age of the Internet and Google, we live in a world where it is now easier than ever to research and look up information yourself. Through the web we can also buy everything from giant gummy bears to… Continue reading

Everything you Need to Know about Buying a House That Was a Grow Op

People may be nervous when it comes to buying a house that was a grow-op. There is a stigma to buying a home formerly used for criminal activity, so much so that these houses often sell for 15-20% less than… Continue reading

Will Calgary’s MDP Push House Prices through the Roof?

Intensification or urbanisation is the latest trend in urban planning. Decaying urban centres in cities like Vancouver and Toronto are being redeveloped and revitalized to combine commercial and new residential spaces to reduce urban sprawl and provide more affordable multifamily… Continue reading

Improve the Curb Appeal of your Home with a New Garage Door

There are a lot of things that you can do to make your home more attractive to buyers and that offer excellent return on your investment. There are also a lot of home improvement projects that are not only extremely… Continue reading

Should you sell your House on Your Own?

Anyone who’s ever sold a house has probably entertained that idea of selling it on their own at one time or another. Approximately 9% of the homes sold in North America today are sold by their owner. About one third… Continue reading

Taking the Stress out of Selling your Home

Well, since it’s impossible to completely eliminate the stress of selling your home, a better name for these tips might be “reducing the amount of stress involved in selling your home.”

When it comes to selling your home, think like… Continue reading

How Urbanism will Change the face of Calgary

 

Mixed use neighborhoods were once the norm in most North American cities. Homes and shops were side by side, and people walked to the store, parks, churches, schools, and the hockey rink. Then the Second World War came along and changed the face of North American cities forever – or at least for a while. Continue reading

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