Real Estate Blog for Buyers & Sellers

  • June 12, 2019
  • Karen Stanko

First Time Home Buyers Guide: What about Pre-Qualification, Pre-Approval, and Mortgage Commitment Letters?

Securing pre-qualification, pre-approval, and mortgage commitment letters can simplify the mortgage application process. These steps can also help hom...

  • May 22, 2019
  • Karen Stanko

Three Mistakes to Avoid as a First Time Homebuyer

Purchasing your first home is always an exciting life milestone. However, if you want to make a smooth and easy transition into home ownership, ther...

  • May 8, 2019
  • Karen Stanko

Mortgage Mistakes - How to Avoid Getting in Over Your Head When Buying Your First Home

If you are tired of renting and ready to buy the home of your dreams, you need to plan carefully. The dream of home ownership is a wonderful thing, bu...

  • April 24, 2019
  • Karen Stanko

Four Tips to Sell Your Home in a Hurry

Selling your home can be a time-consuming process - a situation which is less than ideal if you want to move sooner rather than later. Luckily, thou...

  • 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...