Real Estate

All you need to know about buying and selling a house can be found in our real estate section. We cover all aspects of locating, buying or selling a new or existing home.

How Much did you Really Profit from Selling Your House?

$100,000 Profit? Your mother always told you, “You will need math someday!” Well, that “someday” has arrived! You’re thinking of selling your house for $400,000 and you paid $300,000 when you bought it, so you are tempted to spend that...

Buying a House – All you Need to Know about Purchasing a Home

Buying a house is not like buying dish towels off a store rack. It requires putting on your thinking cap. Do you know that some people actually use an agenda planner to jot down monthly tasks along with dollar...

Buying a Smaller House – The Joy of Owning a Smaller Home

Do you share our opinion that buying a smaller house is like buying freedom to be able to engage in other activities more enjoyable than playing dust detective? Or does the prospect of buying a smaller house conjure up...

The Importance of a Rental Lease Agreement

The most important aspect of renting an apartment or home is signing a rental lease agreement, so it’s imperative that you know exactly what you’re signing. Despite its importance though, it’s ironic how often this binding legal document is...

Preparing a House for Potential Buyers

Selling a house can be a stressful point in your life, especially if it has been on the market for a while and just does not seem to be moving. There are ways that an owner can help their...

Choosing the Right Home Builder

If you’re about to start building a home, chances are it is something that you’ve been planning and dreaming about for quite some time. It can be a very long and stressful process, but it’s also an exciting time...

Buying Your First House – Investing in a Home

Consider the following questions. Are you in a stable relationship that has been ongoing for several years, with a new addition expected soon? Are you tired of spending money every month without seeing any returns? Do you feel frustrated when you think...

Vacation Properties – Buying a Cabin or Resort Property

Not very long ago, only a wealthy few found that they could afford to buy property strictly for the use of vacation purposes. As people all over the world have grown richer, however, those in North American especially have...

An Open House – Can it Help Sell A House?

It is pretty likely that you have heard about the use of an open house to sell a home. The concept is fairly straightforward; a seller will decided to make his or her house available for public viewings on...

How to Finance a Home When the Banks Say No

Is it possible to finance a home when the banks say no? The American Dream used to be home ownership, apple pie, little league, education – it has been evolving for as long as it’s been around but a...

Tiny Home Living: What You Are Missing

Many young couples that are just starting a family believe that they need a bigger home and a lot more stuff. Some subscribe to this but more parents don’t conform to this, they prefer a smaller home. While raising your kids in a confined space might seem such a daunting...

Moving to Calgary – Known for its Hospitality, Adventure and Spirit.

These days, you may think it impossible for one city to comprise wholesome small-town values with a prospering economy and thriving cultural scene. But if you’ve started thinking about moving to Calgary, Alberta, you’re in for a fantastic surprise. This is a city where you’ll wake up to a mountain...

Buying a House – All you Need to Know about Purchasing a Home

Buying a house is not like buying dish towels off a store rack. It requires putting on your thinking cap. Do you know that some people actually use an agenda planner to jot down monthly tasks along with dollar amounts so that they don’t cause a “bank overrun”? Let’s...

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