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20 Tips to Help Winterize Your Calgary Home

Winterize Your Home Before the Cold Arrives!So you’ve found your winter attire in the bottom of the closest and have stocked up on your favourite hot drinks and soups. You are ready for below zero temperatures, but what about your home? Is it ready to endure the cold months ahead? 'Winter is coming' they say, not just in … [Read more...]

11 Tips to Help Boost Your Home’s Curb Appeal

11 Useful Tips to Boost Your Home's Curb AppealAre you thinking about selling and need some tips to help boost your home's curb appeal? First impressions are everything when selling and you'll want to make the best one you can as potential buyers approach your home from outside.Here's 11 simple tips you can follow to … [Read more...]

How to Sell Your Home in a Buyer’s Market

3 Tips to Selling Your Home in a Buyer's Market Are you thinking about selling your home in a buyer’s market? It might not be the best timing considering current market conditions, but you won’t always get to sell your home at a time where your property type has record benchmark prices. If you live in Calgary as of now, you … [Read more...]

Calgary Home Selling Tips: Getting Your Home Show Ready

8 Simple Tips to Getting Your Home Show Ready The staging is finished, the home shows great and now it is time to show it off. What's next? To sell your home for the most amount of money you can - of course! The excitement can be overwhelming once you're show ready, and it can be easy to overlook small details that come … [Read more...]

Calgary REALTOR® Interview Guide – Question #5 – Recent Activity

What to Ask Your Calgary REALTOR®: Question #5 Using the right REALTOR® for the job when buying and / or selling Calgary real estate is critical to a successful transaction. You want to use someone who is service-focused, experienced and will do everything they can to ensure that you are 100% satisfied with your move in real … [Read more...]

Calgary REMAX Real Estate Agent Review by Jeff C.

Calgary REMAX Real Estate Agent Review by Jeff C. Here’s another happy Calgary home buyer and seller who I had represented during latest real estate transaction: “Firstly, Cody's positive attitude is infectious. For those of you that know him, this you can't deny.My Fiancée and I used Cody's service to sell our two condos … [Read more...]

Standard Home Maintenance Checklist: 20+ Tips

20 Standard Home Maintenance Tasks: Checklist Buying and owning a home is a very exciting ordeal, but it's also a huge responsibility! Part of that is performing ongoing home maintenance tasks to keep your property clean and nurture its resale potential for when the time comes to sell and move on. In general, home maintenance … [Read more...]

10 Spring Exterior Home Maintenance Tips

10 Tips for Maintaining Your Home After WinterLonger days and warmer weather are both tell-tale signs that spring is just around the corner. What a relief!Your home stood strong and kept you warm throughout the snow flurries and stinging winds of winter, and now, I think we can all agree that it’s obligatory to show it a … [Read more...]

Calgary Home Selling Tips: Prepararing to Sell

Preparation is Key When Selling Your Calgary Home! We all have some level of planning involved in our lives. Whether that be coordinating pick-up and drop-off for the kids, tickets for vacation next summer, or perhaps a movie on the weekend - they all involve planning! A part of planning for that next task in your life is … [Read more...]

Real Estate Terms Defined: Appraisal

What is an “Appraisal” in Real Estate? An appraisal is the value of a property determined by a professional appraiser. This person will make an impartial estimate or opinion of value based off relevant features, location and other characteristics of a property. Appraisals are in written form to allow the appraiser to track … [Read more...]