Home Buyers

  • Sellers Market – Jan 2023

    Sellers Market – Jan 2023

    Low resale inventory in all Calgary home types combined with steady property sales has created a home seller’s market as of January 25, 2023. Calgary Home Sellers are in control when the resale inventory of homes drops below a few months’ supply. The Supply & Demand chart below has a lot of information on the […]

  • Happy New Year 2023

    Happy New Year 2023

    2023 has begun like all past New Year’s, with fireworks lighting up the skies worldwide. Great expectations for life improvements are everywhere. And like every other year, the excitement will dissipate as quickly as the fireworks display fades from sight. We wouldn’t even know it was a new year if we didn’t have a calendar […]

  • Mortgage Renewal Tip

    Mortgage Renewal Tip

    Mortgage Renewal Tip to Lower Monthly Payments The Bank of Canada has raised interest rates a few times this year. The knee-jerk reaction of the major mortgage lenders has been to raise mortgage rates. As mortgage rates go up, money that was increasing your home equity every month is now redirected to the bank’s vaults. […]

  • Home Buyers Regret

    Home Buyers Regret

    Home Buyers Regret For many Canadian first-time home buyers in 2022, some will be suffering from home buyers’ regret. Watching prices fall on a home you just bought makes people question their luck and intelligence, amongst other things. The media stokes the gaslighting with clickbait headlines on stories that are just plain nonsense. If you […]

  • Real Estate Lawyers

    Real Estate Lawyers

    Real Estate Lawyers in Calgary Most real estate transactions in Calgary have two law firms involved. One law firm for the buyer and another for the seller. When two law firms are involved, each is looking out for the best interests of their respective clients. Neither the buyer nor seller is well represented when only […]

  • Home Inspections

    Home Inspections

    Calgary Home Inspections Subject To Review and Approval of a Home Inspection. A smart buyer’s condition to add to an Offer to purchase of any home. A home inspection is an opportunity to complete more in-depth due diligence. Before waiving conditions to make it a firm deal. Are there any major problems with the home? […]

  • Moving Day Checklist

    Top Moving Day Tips & Checklist For Calgarians It is official: you have signed the papers, dotted all the i’s, and crossed the t’s—you own a new home! You have almost reached the end of your journey. However, now, faced with the daunting task of moving, it may seem as though the journey has just […]

  • Realtor® Fees

    Realtor® Fees

    Questions People Ask About Calgary Alberta Realtor® Real Estate Fees And Commissions Answers To Questions People Ask About Calgary Alberta Realtor® Real Estate Fees & Commissions It Is Against The Law To Have Fixed Realtor® Fees And Commissions In Calgary. Real Estate Fees Are Negotiated Between Calgary Home Sellers, Calgary Home Buyers, And Calgary Realtors®. […]

  • Real Property Reports

    Real Property Reports

    What Is A Calgary Residential Real Property Report? A Real Property Report for Calgary Residential Real Estate is a legal document that shows the property boundaries and anything on the property, like homes, decks, garages, pools, sheds, etc. It includes a visual scale drawing and remarks from the survey company. Homebuyers need to know what […]

  • Home Size Measurements

    Home Size Measurements

    How Homes Are Measured For Size By Realtors In Calgary Alberta real estate professionals must use the Residential Measurement Standard (RMS) when measuring residential properties. This measurement standard helps consumers easily and accurately compare different types of residential properties. This guide will help consumers understand the RMS, and how Alberta real estate professionals use it. Your […]