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Real Estate Terms Defined: Agent

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What is an “Agent”? Do I Have to Use One? Agent: A person who has been given authorization by another person to act on their behalf. In real estate, the agent definition may be used a few different ways, including: Buyers Agent: An agent who has been chosen to represent the best interests of a home buyer. Dual Agent: An … [Read more...]

Calgary REALTOR® Interview Guide: Education

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What to Ask Your Calgary REALTOR®: Question #4 Hiring the right REALTOR® in Calgary is as important as it gets when buying and / or selling real estate. You want someone who is experienced, service-focused and will go above and beyond the standard call of service to make your transaction as smooth and stress-free as … [Read more...]

How to Buy a Quick-Possession Home in Calgary?

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Use a Quick-Possession Home Specialist! Quick possession homes are found everywhere in Calgary, providing you with the opportunity to move into a brand new home quickly without sacrificing your conditions & buyer protections. Also, just because you may want to move-in in less than a month doesn't mean you have to put up … [Read more...]

5 Reasons to Buy a Half or Full Duplex Home in Calgary

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Why Buy a Half or Full Duplex Home in Calgary? Aren’t sure if a duplex home is right for you? In today’s residential market, affordability is a key part of purchasing real estate for many home buyers and is one of the many benefits of considering a half or full duplex home. But why else should you consider purchasing a  duplex … [Read more...]

Calgary Infill Buyers Guide – Lighting

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Calgary Infill Buyers Guide to Natural Light Who turned out the lights? That's one question you never want to ask yourself in the middle of the afternoon inside of your home especially when you've just bought a property in the inner city! New infill properties in Calgary are designed to maximize privacy and natural lighting. … [Read more...]

New Calgary Condo Guide – Price Per Square Foot

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New Calgary Condo Guide to Price Per Square Foot If you're thinking about buying a new condo in Calgary, chances are one of the most influential factors in deciding what, when and where you buy is the selling price. However, there is another financial metric you should consider - the price per square foot. What's the fuss over … [Read more...]

Calgary REALTOR® Interview Guide: Becoming an Agent

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What to Ask Your Calgary REALTOR®: Question #3 Hiring the right real estate agent and REALTOR® for the job, one who will take care of all the details for you while providing only the best service and advice, is a key part of being 100 percent satisfied with your home buying and / or selling experience. Part of finding the … [Read more...]

10 Tips for Buying a New Inner City Home in Calgary

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10 Tips to Help With Your New Inner City Home Purchase Are you thinking about buying a new inner city home in Calgary sometime soon? There are several items of critical importance when you buy a new infill property, the first being the implications of such a decision not only on your family and way of life, but also … [Read more...]

Calgary REALTOR® Interview Guide: Communication

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What to Ask Your Calgary REALTOR®: Question #2 Hiring the right real estate agent for the job is an important decision which will impact the success of your next home purchase and / or sale of your current property. With this interview guide I hope to help you learn how to effectively find a REALTOR® who fits your needs best. … [Read more...]

New Calgary Home Buyers Guide – Choosing a Floor Plan

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How to Choose the Right Floor Plan When Buying a New Home One of the most exciting things about buying a new home in Calgary is getting to choose the floor plan. The type of lifestyle that you and your family live should ultimately weigh in on the one you choose as it will shape how you experience your home. From room size and … [Read more...]