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Market update june 2018

(July 09, 2018)

June sales in central Alberta were down compared to May in most central Alberta markets except Red Deer, which managed a slight increase. In that time the number of active listings has experienced slight increases in some markets and slight decreases in others.


There are several big picture issues that are influencing the real estate market in Alberta, positive and negative. On the positive side, o... read more.

Downsizing Part 4: Creating a Last Will & Testament

(July 03, 2018)

On Tuesday, June 19, we gathered in the Elements @ Riversedge Penthouse to discuss Downsizing with the professional supports who can help you put your plan into action. Joining us were David Brant from Altalaw, Jeffrey Mill from RBC Investments, Jacquie Paulovich from RBC Mortgages, and Jacolynn Engel from Lifestyles by Jacolynn. When the topic of having a Last Will & Testament was mentioned, we w... read more.

TOP 6 THINGS TO FOR FIRST-TIME HOMEOWNERS PRE-APPROVAL

(June 18, 2018)


Here is a list of paperwork critical to getting the best mortgage rates and terms!



So your expert realtor set you up on a home search, you have been scouring all the bright new listings and all of a sudden - there it is - the property that makes your palms sweat and your pulse race! Finally - a place you can call your OWN! So, what now? Well, if you hav... read more.

Home Maintenance Guide - GUEST POST (JESSE FOX) 

(June 14, 2018)


So, you’ve gotten your home inspected, and you’ve got questions about some of the home maintenance options recommended to you. Find out what you need to do with this guide!





Change furnace filters

How Often Should It Be Done? Every 3-4 months, depending on whether or not you have pets, and several other factors.
Can I Do It Myself? How? Yes, and changing your furnace filter is quite easy. Here's a hel... read more.

Market Update - MAy

(June 12, 2018)

May sales were up slightly in some central Alberta markets and off slightly in others. Concern over the Kinder Morgan deadline may have impacted consumer confidence negatively, causing sales to slow slightly compared to last month. We believe it is more likely the pipeline will be completed under federal government ownership and if the general public feels the same way, consumer confidence will ri... read more.