The spring market has arrived, but it’s affecting different parts of our market in different ways. Current inventory in the city stands at about 2.6 months. If we have between two and a half and four months of inventory, it means we’re in a balanced market. Since...read more
Myth Series Part 1: Should you choose an agent who says they can sell your home at the highest price?
Today we’re starting a series exploring some of the myths surrounding the world of real estate. Part one of this series will answer the question, “Should you choose the listing agent who says they will sell your home at the highest price?” If you’re selling your home, it’s tempting to want to work with the agent who claims they can sell it for the highest price. However, there’s more to knowing which listing agent is right for you. To learn how to choose the right agent to sell your home, watch our latest video.read more
Millennials are making up a larger portion of our market each year. However, their dream of homeownership doesn’t always follow the timeline that their parents had. Millennials are waiting longer to get married and buy a home, and are choosing to rent with short-term leases as they love mobility. To learn more about millennial buyers and the path they can take to owning a home, watch this short video.read more
If you sold your home after 2015, there’s one important thing you probably didn’t know.read more
If you’re looking to buy a new home, there’s a good chance you also need to sell your old one. Today I’ll go over how that process works. What is the sale of the buyer’s home condition, or special clause sale? The special clause sale is essentially you buying a...read more
If you’re looking to buy a home, there’s a pretty good chance you’ve seen foreclosures listed online. I'll go over some information about foreclosures and give you some tips on how to go about buying these types of properties. Essentially, there are three types of...read more
What’s the difference between a buyer’s and seller’s market? We’re answering that question and more today. SIGN UP FOR FEB 9 SEMINAR HERE: BUYER SEMINAR: http://www.chamberlaingroup.ca/seminar/ SELLER SEMINAR: http://www.chamberlaingroup.ca/seminars/ Today we’re here...read more
We're looking ahead to 2017 – real estate market conditions are slightly favouring sellers. In 2016, things didn’t go exactly as what the media portrayed. Here in Calgary, we expected to see some big decreases over the entire market, but that didn’t quite happen....read more
How can you break the ice with your new neighbours? Here are a few tips that will mark you down as one of the locals in no time.read more
March, the beloved month of spring, is just around the corner and we’re so ready for the changing of seasons. It may be a little chilly still, but not to worry because these exciting indoor events will fill up some leisure time. There’s a nice variety this month, so you should find something that interests you and the rest of your family too!read more
There are a lot of wonderful advantages to owning a home. Picking new wallpaper, renovating to your personal tastes, and perfecting your garden are just a few of the perks. However, with all of the excitement of new joys comes new responsibilities. Your new home will need regular maintenance to keep you warm and dry. If you have only rented before many of these things may be new to you.read more
When it comes to selling your home, it seems like timing is everything. Most people want to put their homes on the market in the spring, as they think this is the time that most people are looking to buy a home. Well, actually some of that is true. Those with families often seem to move around the June – August time frame, specifically, when school is out of session.read more
If you are like most people, your mortgage will be your largest monthly expense. Therefore, it is critical you don’t spend more than you have to. If your mortgage is about to renew, don’t just let it do so automatically. Instead, take some time to make sure you are getting the best possible interest rate.read more
For many people in Canada, their monthly mortgage payment is a huge percentage of their total income. Here are several situations in which it would be a good idea to lower your mortgage payments.read more
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