‘CREA’ting change and May Stats

It may not surprise you that CREA stands for the Canadian Real Estate Association. But it would surprise me if you knew anything they did for you! For all of you MLS-junkies out there, CREA… Read More

Spring fever!

First quarter of 2012 shows strong growth in Calgary market! All of the major real estate statistics categories are on the rise, except for a key number home sellers love to see declining – average… Read More

Introducing… HPI, the happy price index!

Okay, it’s actually an acronym for Home Price Index, but it does make me happy! The Calgary Real Estate Board has partnered with the Vancouver, Fraser Valley, Toronto and Montreal boards to develop a new… Read More

Looking back and moving ahead

The dust has settled on 2011 and all eyes are now looking forward to what may be the end of the world on December 21… if the Mayans are right. Okay, most likely not, so… Read More

Home Insurance Q & A with Lacey

2011 has been a big year for hail damage insurance claims in Calgary. This got me thinking about what I am really covered for under my home insurance policy – and if there is anything… Read More