Economy in 2015 good for buying a home!

The outlook for the Canadian economy in 2015 in general is looking rosy. As you know, we are, for the most part, influenced by the US […]

Good news for interest rates

There’s good news on the interest rate front. In the Bank of Canada’s (BoC) most recent announcement it maintained its prime rate at 1%, however with […]

Bank of Canada still maintaining overnight rate at 1%

It is quickly becoming old news – that the Bank of Canada (BOC) is maintaining its overnight rate at 1%. In its last announcement, October 23rd, […]

Will there be a housing bubble in Canada? Not likely

One day the economy is growing and thriving, the next day, the housing bubble is about to burst and the country is stagnating. This is the […]

How will the flooding affect the Real Estate market in Alberta?

Sorry for the brief hiatus from this blog but, just as many Albertans, we too were affected by the recent flooding.  We were fortunate that we lost […]

Do home buyers need to be cautious?

It seems many first-time home buyers are taking a wait-and-see attitude before jumping into the housing market. The question is: What are they waiting for?  In […]

Calgary Real Estate Market Update

May was another month for records in the Calgary Real Estate market. Sales price reached new levels in both the total residential sales and the single […]

Gotta love living in Alberta!

“In most regions, sales have fallen at double-digit rates this year from high levels last year,” said Sal Guatieri, senior economist for BMO Capital Markets. “But […]