Friday, December 11, 2020 / by Chris Matlashewski
Showcasing the five neighbourhoods in Calgary with the suffix Dale. So what is a Dale? It was derived in Northern Scotland, meaning peaceful valley or hillside grassland. And Calgary has 5 Dale communities: Rosedale, Martindale, Taradale, Glendale and Douglasdale, and I'm going to share where each community is located and the benefits to living in each neighbourhood.
Thursday, December 3, 2020 / by Chris Matlashewski
This month, we are breaking down economic variables in Alberta and how that is affecting prices for real estate in and around Calgary. Looking at prices, areas, and styles of homes, and talking about how supply levels are affecting demand. We are also looking at the following neighbouring towns/cities; Airdrie, Okotoks, Chestermere and Cochrane, and looking at how these communities are faring as we round out 2020. So is this the time to sell? With inventory levels in some communities down as much as 50%, you may be able to get your price. And if you are a buyer, is now the time to buy or should you hold off? We talk about all of this, and why December and January are the best months to drive a bargain. Want to get dialed in? Call us. We'll get you sorted.
Note: Slight Correction, the deficit is slated to be over 23 billion dollars. ...
Saturday, October 31, 2020 / by Chris Matlashewski
Talking about 3rd quarter real estate performance. How it fared against the 2nd quarter, year over year, and what we can expect rounding out 2020. Looking forward, I discuss 3 things to watch for that could benefit or disrupt our market in the coming months.
Tuesday, October 13, 2020 / by Chris Matlashewski
You will be happy to know we've had some movement working through the fall residential real estate market. In this video we are breaking down how our market is performing in Calgary and surrounding areas. Looking at what price point is hot, what's not, year over year performance and styles of home sales compared to others. Want the inside scoop on what's happening within your community, drop us a line.
Friday, September 18, 2020 / by Chris Matlashewski
Why would you do an Agreement for Sale, and what are the advantages?
• Take over : 1) Mortgage Payment 2) Taxes 3) Utilities
• When to Use: A) No mortgage B) Mortgage in Play C) Seller may be in pre-foreclosure D) Seller needs to sell quickly • Benefits i) Low Down Payment ii) No Mortgage Qualifying iii) Multiple Exit Strategies iv) Improve Value of the property