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VIDEO: Calgary First Time Condo Buyers Testimonial

Condo Buyers Testimonials

Calgary First Time Condo Owners Share their Story See what Anthony and Jeanette had to say about their first time condo buying experience in Calgary using Cody Battershill, Certified Condo Specialist and top-producing REMAX real estate agent in Western Canada (2013, 2014, 2015h). Seeing is believing! Do you like what Anthony … [Read more...]

5 Quick-Tips for Building a Home in Calgary

Building a Calgary home 3 tips to success

Are You Building a Home in Calgary Sometime Soon? Building a home in Calgary is as exciting as it gets. A modern layout, customizable options and a never-before-lived-in home are just a few of the perks of building new. Unless you have your own building company, you'll have to acquire the services of a home builder in Calgary … [Read more...]

Even 3 More Reasons to Buy a New Home in Calgary

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Even 3 More Reasons to Consider Buying a New Home in Calgary There’s several reasons as to why you should seriously consider buying a new construction home in Calgary versus resale. Here are a few more in addition to the previous six reasons we’ve discussed – see reasons #1 through to #6 below: 3 Reasons to Buy a New … [Read more...]

Real Estate Terms Defined: Benchmark Price

What is your home worth?

What is Meant by “Benchmark Price” in Real Estate? Benchmark price is defined as the price of a typical home in a given area. For example, the city-wide benchmark price for condominiums in November of 2016 was $271,300. In the same month, the benchmark price for detached properties was $498,300 See our Calgary Real … [Read more...]

Cody Battershill – Accredited Buyers Representative (ABR®) Agent

Cody Battershill REMAX Calgary

Calgary REMAX Agent and REALTOR® with ABR® Designation Are you looking to buy real estate in Calgary? If so, making sure that your best interests are placed first in your buyer transaction is essential to being 100 percent satisfied with the end result. Therefore, it’s best you find a real estate agent with the experience, … [Read more...]

Are You a First Time Home Buyer in Calgary?

First Time Home Buyers

Are You a First Time Home Buyer in Calgary? If the answer is yes, you may be as nervous as many other first-time home buyers who begin on the road towards home ownership. On the other hand, you’re probably also very excited to have reached a point in life where buying your first property is, or will soon be a reality. So why … [Read more...]

Calgary First Time Condo Buyer Review by Amy

Just sold condo in Sunalta Calgary

Sunalta Resale Condominium Sold to a Happy First Time Buyer  Here's what Amy had to say about my professional real estate agent services when buying her very first property in Calgary. "For years, I was extremely proud of the fact that I had avoided being a responsible-grown-up-type person. However when I clued in that there … [Read more...]

How Will Changes to Canadian Mortgage Insurance Affect Buyers?

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What You Should Know as a Home Buyer Related to the Changes in Canadian Mortgage Insurance The changes to Canadian mortgage insurance has some implications for buyers in Calgary’s residential real estate market. For anyone planning on putting less than 20 percent down of the purchase price on a home, that person must now … [Read more...]

3 More Reasons to Buy a New Home in Calgary

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3 More Benefits of Buying a New Home in Calgary vs. Resale Why should you buy a new home in Calgary versus resale? New design and warranty, built-in customization and a fresh start are a few to name, but there are some not-so-obvious reasons that you should definitely consider the next time you are thinking about buying a … [Read more...]

5-Step Guide to Buying a Home in Calgary

Calgary Homes for Sale

What Steps Are Involved in Buying a Home in Calgary, Alberta? Buying a home or condo is a very exciting thing to say the least! Whether you are a first time home buyer or have already lived in a handful of different properties, knowing what to expect on the road ahead is essential in making your transaction go as smoothly as … [Read more...]