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Energy savings come standard with a Ryan Brothers home – Calgary Herald 

Today’s homebuyers don’t just want houses that are comfortable and stylish — energy efficiency is also a big factor when choosing a place to live. Not only is an energy-efficient home more environmentally friendly, but with today’s energy costs, more and more of us are looking to do whatever we can to keep utility bills down. Ryan Brothers Custom Homes, ... Read More »

Housing market retains momentum in April – Calgary

Housing market retains momentum in April – Calgary

Calgary’s housing market continued to show signs of stability in April. With improvements in the labour market and a balanced detached sector, city-wide benchmark prices reached $439,600 in April, similar to the previous month, but 0.90 per cent below last year’s levels. “More jobs means less uncertainty for people who are sitting on the fence,” said CREB® president David P. ... Read More »

Why REALTORS®? – CALGARY – AREA – Alberta – homes for sale

Great article from the Alberta Real Estate Association below for those of you that question, "Why use a Realtor®?" Advice & support when you need it the most Buying or selling a home is likely one of the largest financial decisions of your life. A REALTOR® is a trained professional who can provide advice and support while you navigate this ... Read More »

Calgary Housing market set for favourable lead into spring

The message below is from the Calgary Real Estate Board. What the article is saying is that less supply equals a little more demand. It's not by much but so far we are not seeing the housing crash that people were expecting. Might be a good time to consider selling your home. Detached prices stabilize as city-wide inventory trends down.After ... Read More »

Shooting in Calgary’s East Village results in several arrests – Calgary – CBC News

Multiple people were arrested Tuesday evening following a shooting in Calgary's East Village.Police were called to the 500 block of Sixth Avenue S.E. just before 9 p.m. for reports of gunshots.Duty Insp. Lawrence Mooney says police took multiple people into custody but wouldn't say how many.No injuries were reported.No other details were released by police.Officers. could be seen placing evidence ... Read More »

Buying and Selling a Home in Calgary just Got a Bit Easier.

Buying and Selling a Home in Calgary just Got a Bit Easier.

Hope all finds you great! See link below after you read my blog. This is good information. A home inspection is normally a great way to protect yourself but is not 100% fool proof. Majority of inspections are visual only. This link (see below) gives you great questions to ask your inspector. A good full service licensed Realtor (like myself ... Read More »

New Mortgage Rules and Maybe Rates – Calgary – Alberta

Hope this email finds you great and you're enjoying this warm weather....finally! So i received an email from a mortgage broker today informing me that all the default mortgage insurers (C.M.H.C, Genworth, and Canada Guarantee) will be increasing their premiums. Here's the important part...conventional mortgages may see a rate increase. For those that don't know, a conventional mortgage is when ... Read More »

Detached sales activity boosts February housing market – Calgary – Real Estate

Detached sales activity boosts February housing market – Calgary – Real Estate

  A transition in the making Detached sales activity boosts February housing market After the first two months of the year, Calgary's detached sector continues to drive a slow transition in the housing market. February sales totaled 1,342 units, which is still 19 per cent below long-term averages, but an improvement over the past two years. As sales kept trending ... Read More »

Condo for Sale Braeside CONDITIONALLY SOLD! – Calgary

Condo for Sale Braeside CONDITIONALLY SOLD! – Calgary

Within 4 days we already have an accepted offer. Below is the professional pictures we have done on almost all our homes for sale. People start shopping for homes online first. You'll be doing yourself a injustice if the person selling your home is just using an iPhone. It proves my marketing plan works. Fill out the contact form below ... Read More »