April 2018

There are 3 blog entries for April 2018.

  You know, a lot of us learn things when we are little that we don't realize the importance of until we get older. For me, this is especially true of lessons learned from both my grandfathers.   Over the next couple of blogs, I am going to talk about a couple of key things that my grandfathers taught me about real estate that have really impacted me as an adult. There are two main reasons for my focus. First,  I think that their advice, or the way that they lived 50 years ago or more, contain lessons that people can still learn from today.  Second, is that it's a nice way to be able to honor them, as we all should honor our grandparents.   Today, I want to touch on a very simple but effective way that my grandpa taught my mom how to…
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Home buying in Edmonton has become a lot more challenging over the past 18 months or so. The combination of the change in our economy as well as rising interest rates and federal guideline changes to mortgages have caused many house hunters in Edmonton to reconsider the type of home they are purchasing. Whether it is a small apartment for revenue income, a first-time home purchase for a young couple or family, or a retirement property with low maintenance, home buyers are looking at their purchase differently today. However, there are some things that stay true in the home-buying process no matter what the market is or the situation of the buyer.


There are three timeless tips that will help you buy smarter today and in the future.

1.  Make sure that

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Prime Edmonton Real Estate - As Edmonton has seen developers build in the outskirts of the city, one of the complaints has been the lack of community space and space to enjoy the outdoors. In the past, communities were built with both larger lots for people to enjoy backyard space as well as the odd playground and community league for recreation and community based activities.

Through the late 1990's and into the 2000's, as developers stock more houses on smaller lots, the need for that communal recreation space has increased.

Summerside, in South Edmonton, responded by creating something special.

If you go through the community of Summerside today, you will see numerous lakes, walking paths, tons of small playground areas for small children and

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