Category: "Thoughts on Real Estate"

Large Vacant Acreage Properties: a hot commodity

December 9th, 2015
There’s a growing demand for large parcels of vacant land and while purchasing rural property is an experience that is similar to buying property in a city, it’s important to take a clear look at how the property meets your current needs and explore its… more »

Kevin O' Leary on Cottages

May 17th, 2013
Check this out: http://www.cbc.ca/player/News/TV+Shows/Lang+%26+O%27Leary+Exchange/ID/2385681869/ @ about 12:47 (time into the program) Kevin O’Leary on the March 16, 2013 Lang & O’Leary Exchange: says cottages are a bad investment & that cott… more »

Attention Home Sellers

April 28th, 2013
Today, over 90% of home buyers start their search for their dream home online.  The MLS (c) website www.realtor.ca is the #1 place to have your property seen!             Newspaper listings and advertisements, albeit still numerous, are considered out… more »

Private Deals

April 21st, 2013
Private Deals
from: The Jeff Campbell Team - Century 21 - Calgary Real Estate more »

The Cost of Smoking

April 18th, 2013
    Please note:  This is not an anti-smoking rant... this is simple fact.   A recent study (conducted by Pfizer Canada between Jan.31 and Feb. 6, 2013) suggests that homeowners who smoke in their home lower the value by about 20%.    In my experi… more »