Calgary Housing Market Outlook (Fall 2020)

August 20th, 2020 The housing market in Calgary experienced low activity during April and May due to strict COVID-19 lockdowns. However, market activity picked up in June and July. At the start of 2020, Calgary was still dealing with a slow economy due to the oil and gas sector, which was further impacted by the pandemic. Home…

Calgary Home Staging Without Breaking the Bank

Your home is most likely your largest investment. It’s crucial to get it in its best shape to sell, particularly if you want top dollar for it or even a bidding war! A bold statement, yes, but like anything else you plan to sell, you need to first prepare it. You need to create a…

How to Finance your Calgary Home Renovations

Outdated kitchen. Overrun backyard. Unusable basement space. If you have a home renovation project on the mind, the first thing you have to consider is how you are going to finance it. Here are the most common options to make your dreams become a reality. Cash. Paying in cash is the most straightforward financing option,…

Calgary Real Estate market improving

The improvement of the Calgary housing market continued in December with further stability capping off a stronger second half of the year. New figures from the Calgary Real Estate Board show that activity returned to levels close to those seen in the past five years with annual sales up 1%. “Price declines, lower mortgage rates…

Calgary Homes How to Sell Your House Fast

If you’re wondering how to sell your house fast, you probably don’t have a whole lot of time for chitchat. You have zero time to spend researching the current housing market and pondering how it’ll affect your home sale. You just want the guidance—plain and simple—that will help you find a buyer as fast as possible. Well, here’s…

How to Sell Your Home in a Slow Market

Even though the real estate market has slowed down in recent months, there are still plenty of homebuyers eager to make a purchase. Knowing how to prepare your home for sale, when to allow access for showings, and how you can offer buyer incentives will help you find the right buyer, even in a declining…