There are 2 blog entries for February 2011.
Monday, February 14th, 2011 at 2:55pm. 376 Views, 0 Comments.
First Time Homebuyers Calgary
2011 will be an excellent year for first time homebuyers and it will become within reach of many more Calgarians this year. With mortgage rates continuing at all time lows and with a high ceiling on RRSPs, you may be set to own your first home in Calgary. Purchasing a first home is a major financial investment and by working with Me, you'll get the guidance you need to find the right property, assessing it, making the right offer and negotiating, and then finding a source for a mortgage. To buy a Calgary home, you will need to make a down payment of 5% of price of the home and an additional 3-4% of the purchase price for closing costs over and above your down payment.
Alberta Tax Credits
There are homebuyer's tax…
Thursday, February 3rd, 2011 at 11:49am. 296 Views, 0 Comments.
How is the Calgary market doing?
Anytime that I state my profession, I am always asked How is the market doing? Where as recently here in Calgary the answer has been something like"slow", "stabilizing" or "OK" I can actually say now that I feel it is picking up. Through social media and my network of Realtors I hear and feel a lot of buzz going on. I am not sure if it is the economy (oil) picking up, the new mortgage rules or just that time of year itching closer but I really feel as if good things are coming this year. Obviously we will not have a repeat of 2006 anytime in the near future and when in comparison some quickly misjudge and still think were in a slump. However I see our market as more of a typical market than a "bubble" or "bust". I can…