7 Tips you need to know for Investing in Real Estate

August 25th, 2015
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Many people think that investing in real estate is an easy way to make money. There are many risks when investing in real estate, however if you plan and properly prepare, the investment can lead to great financial rewards. Here are some of my top tips to help reduce the risk in investing in real estate.

 
1. It can be tricky to find a property that will maximize your inve ...

How the Tories’ renovation tax credit promise may affect Canada’s hot housing market

August 11th, 2015

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The renovation tax credit was first introduced in 2009 as a temporary measure intended to spur the economy by incentivizing consumers to spend during the recession. Currently experts are divided on the impact a federal Conservative promise to revive a home renovation tax credit could have on the real estate industry. In a hot market such as Calgary, this could continue t ...

Five Tips for Home Staging

August 5th, 2015
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When selling your house it is important to make the space as appealing as possible to buyers. You want to highlight your home’s strengths and downplay its weaknesses to attract to the greatest possible pool of prospective buyers.

Here are my top tips when properly “staging” your home.

Depersonalize. A potential buy needs to picture themselves in your rooms. Removing all f ...