New home warranties and a market update

Earlier this year, the Alberta government legislated changes in the home-warranty industry that provide additional security to home buyers. In the past, most builders provided a 1-year warranty for items in the house and a… Read More

Competing offers and a Q1 market update

Spring is in the air in the Calgary real estate market! Confidence is high and houses were moving quickly in 2014’s first quarter. We have seen the average number of days to sell a property… Read More

Mortgage insurance news that could affect you

Please read on for a guest blog this month from mortgage broker Chris O’Sullivan! CMHC recently raised their mortgage default insurance premium rates. You may not be familiar with mortgage default insurance but if you… Read More

Galloping into the Year of the Horse

Kung Hei Fat Choi! I just returned from a fantastic visit to Hong Kong and enjoyed celebrating Chinese New Year there on January 31. We just entered the year of the horse – according to… Read More