Real Estate Blog for Buyers & Sellers

  • April 10, 2019
  • Karen Stanko

Mortgage Questions for First-Time Buyers

While purchasing a home qualifies as the largest acquisition in many peoples' lives, it doesn't have to invoke anxiety. As long as you know what to ...

  • March 27, 2019
  • Karen Stanko

What to Look for in an Investment Property

Investing in real estate can be a great way to grow your wealth. However, in order to be a successful investor, you will need to identify the right ...

  • March 20, 2019
  • Karen Stanko

Buying a Home in a Down Market

Buying a Home in a Down Market  Right now Alberta real estate market is in the middle of a down market, it is normal to wonder if you should wai...

  • March 13, 2019
  • Karen Stanko

3 Smart Ways to Use a Home Equity Line of Credit

For homeowners across the globe, home equity lines of credit (HELOCs) have become a handy way of tapping into the value of their homes. However, whe...

  • February 27, 2019
  • Karen Stanko

3 Essential Tips For New Real Estate Investors

The world of real estate investing can be both challenging and rewarding in equal measure. As such, if you are planning on diving into the industry ...

  • February 13, 2019
  • Karen Stanko

7 Reasons to Start House-Hunting in the Winter

In most parts of the country, spring and summer are the peak periods for the property market. If you're planning to buy a home, it's traditional to st...

  • January 23, 2019
  • Karen Stanko

5 Mistakes to Avoid When Buying Your First House

Buying a first home is a big step, both financially and personally. In the long run, home ownership can lead to many other investment and and financ...

  • January 9, 2019
  • Karen Stanko

Buying Your First Home: When Are You REALLY Ready?

Purchasing your first home is the dream of a lifetime and a massive investment toward your future. The process is full of hopes and aspirations but is...

  • December 24, 2018
  • Karen Stanko

How to Improve Your Chances of Being Approved for a Mortgage

For most first time home buyers, obtaining a mortgage is a crucial part of the purchasing process. However, being approved for a mortgage is often e...

  • December 12, 2018
  • Karen Stanko

Buying Your First Home: When Are You REALLY Ready?

Purchasing your first home is the dream of a lifetime and a massive investment toward your future. The process is full of hopes and aspirations but is...