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Blogging Calgary

Crafting this blog has afforded me the opportunity to do even more research on this fine city in which I live, Calgary. As you’ll see, I’ve added a new page called “Why Calgary?”. Rather than read me droning on and on about how great Calgary is and why you should live here too (if you don’t already, of course ), I thought I’d give some other Calgarians a chance to boast about our city! Sure Calgary has a winter season and I’m sure you’ve heard the horror stories of -40C winter days, but if you ask someone that lives in Calgary day in and day out, year after year, those aren’t the things that will come to mind if you ask them what they think about Calgary. Check out “Why Calgary?” and see what I mean! And when you’re done that…how about checking out these other pages and sites with all kinds of info on what’s happening in Calgary! Summer in the City All My Fun The Calgary Connection Downtown Calgary

Let’s get right down to business!

Selling your home? It’s no secret that the Calgary Real Estate market is in a cool-down period from its “hotness” last summer. (View July CREB STATS)¬†Does that mean your home won’t sell? Absolutely not! Rather, it does mean you’re going to have to get right down to business! The best chance of selling your home is within the first 7 weeks, the longer a home stays on the market the less it’s likely to net. So it’s important that your home is: Priced right; Always clean and nicely staged; Accessible to showings; and, Has attractive curb appeal. These four important points are easy to achieve with the right real estate agent and a commitment on your part. The right Realtor will know where to price your home, how to stage it nicely and tweak its curb appeal and will install an electronic keybox so other Realtors can easily show your home. If you’d like to read more detailed information on each point, please click here or give me a call and... [Read more...]

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