Tag Archives: calgary home selling

Tips for a quick spring home sale

With the first day of spring, comes the unofficial launch of home buying (and home selling) season. The real estate market generally heats up during spring months, and luckily for home sellers, this season offers unique opportunities to up curb appeal and the overall appearance of your home. If you are planning to list your […]

Leave a comment Continue Reading →

How to sell your home during Autumn months

September 22nd marks the first day of Autumn, and you may be surprised to learn that this is actually a popular time for home sellers to hit the market. Many people look to list their homes this time of year so they can get moving over and done with before snow blankets the ground. It’s also […]

Leave a comment Continue Reading →

De-bunking Myths About Fixer-Uppers

Before deciding that your next home must be a fixer-upper, you should do some homework into what to expect when purchasing these types of homes. Many prospective homebuyers tend to have a romanticized version of the entire process, and are quite shocked when confronted with the hard reality. Fixer-upper homes can often represent a good deal, […]

Leave a comment Continue Reading →

The Top Tips for Selling Your Home in Autumn

Many people look to list their homes this time of year so they can get moving over and done with before snow blankets the ground. It’s also the same reason many buyers come out looking this time of year too. If you want to your property to stand out among others, here’s some season-sensitive tips […]

Leave a comment Continue Reading →

Buy or sell first? Here’s an option

The big real estate question on everyone’s mind this week is “should you buy or sell a home first?”, it’s been making headlines all over the country thanks to the stark differences in housing markets across Canada right now. CTV News was just one media outlet posing this question this week. You see, if you buy before […]

Leave a comment Continue Reading →

Senior Sellers: How to Sell the Place You Call Home

This week is Seniors’ Week in Alberta, so here’s some helpful advice for all those Calgarians living in retirement, or the empty-nesters. Your lifestyle has changed, but how do you go about selling the place you’ve called home for so many years? To help you understand the issues involved in making such a move, and how to avoid […]

Leave a comment Continue Reading →

The 4 Ways People Set Their Asking Price

For you to understand how much to offer for a home you’re interested in, it’s important for you to know how sellers price their homes. Here are 4 common strategies you’ll start to recognize when you begin to view homes: Clearly Overpriced: Every seller wants to realize the most amount of money they can for their […]

Leave a comment Continue Reading →

Tips for Passing a Home Inspection

According to industry experts, there are at least 33 physical problems that will come under scrutiny during a home inspection. We’ve identified the 11 most common of these and, if not identified and dealt with, any of these 11 items could cost you dearly in terms of repair. In most cases, you can make a […]

Leave a comment Continue Reading →

10 things to know about hiring a REALTOR®

Picking an agent is one of those critical issues that can cost or save you thousands of dollars. There are very specific questions you should be asking to ensure that you get the best representation for your needs. Some agents may prefer that you don’t ask these questions, since the knowledge you’ll gain from their […]

Leave a comment Continue Reading →

What do you do when your home didn’t sell?

If your home has just come off the market and hasn’t sold, don’t be discouraged. The reason it didn’t sell may have nothing to do with your home or the market. In reality, your home may have been one of the more desirable properties for sale. If your listing has expired and you still want […]

Leave a comment Continue Reading →