4 Disadvantages of Selling a House During the Holiday Season

If you want to sell your house but it’s the middle of the holiday season, you might be wondering if you should sell. That’s a valid question and, frankly, it makes sense to ask. In this blog post, we’re sharing 4 disadvantages of selling a house during the holiday season, which applies to sellers anywhere … Continued

4 Ways to Stage Your House for a Winter Sale in Calgary

Selling a house in winter? You’ll want to make sure potential buyers fall in love with it. For that reason, we’re sharing 4 ways to stage your house for a winter sale in Calgary… Winter is a favorite time of year for many people. However, if you’re planning to sell your house, winter might seem … Continued

What Happens To Your Calgary Property After A Divorce?

Divorces are difficult. About forty to fifty percent of marriages ended in divorce last year, and the rate is even higher for subsequent marriages. If you are going through a divorce right now, you are probably wondering what happens to your Calgary property after the divorce. Who Keeps The Property? This is something you and … Continued

Foreclosure notice of default in Alberta– what is it?

If you’ve gotten a foreclosure notice of default and want to know what the heck is going on, keep reading. Basically, a foreclosure notice of default is a document that has to be filed by a lender to start the process of foreclosure. The foreclosure notice of default must be sent to anyone who has … Continued

How to Avoid Home Foreclosure in Calgary Alberta

While the housing market is rebounding, many people in Calgary Alberta are still struggling to make their mortgage payments. If you’re underwater on your home or having trouble keeping up with your monthly mortgage payments, you could be fearful that your mortgage provider is going to foreclose. Thankfully, there are a number of things that you can … Continued

Why Won’t My House Sell In Calgary?

You’re trying to sell a Calgary Alberta house that just won’t sell? And yet – the news says the real estate market is up. So where’s your contract? These tips could be just what you need to help you sell your Calgary home. Why won’t my house sell in Calgary? – 6 Tips To Cure It 1) Get … Continued

What is a Pre-Foreclosure in Calgary?

With homes across the country going into foreclosure, it’s important for both buyers and mortgage holders to understand the process. So what is a pre-foreclosure in Calgary anyway? Many homeowners in and Calgary are facing difficulties making their monthly mortgage payments. When a homeowner misses 3-6 months of mortgage payments, the lending institution will issue a … Continued

We Buy Houses in Calgary Companies – Are They Credible?

If you’ve been driving around in Calgary, chances are you’ve seen some billboards advertising companies that buy houses. Often times they say things like “We Buy Calgary Houses!” or “Cash For Your House”. Are These “We Buy Houses in Calgary Companies” Credible? How do I know if the local house buying companies out there are honest … Continued

How to Sell Your House to an Investor in Calgary Alberta

Home ownership just isn’t what it was in the 1950’s. In the past, people would buy a home and live there for the rest of their lives, often passing it on to their family. Things have changed. Many first-time homebuyers are going into it with the attitude that they’ll sell when it’s time for a change. If … Continued

Understanding the Foreclosure Process in Alberta

Understanding the foreclosure process in Alberta is an important part of navigating your own home foreclosure. Before we dive in… Understanding the Foreclosure Process in Alberta What is foreclosure anyway? Foreclosure is the legal process that lenders use to take back property securing a loan, generally after the borrower stops making payments. Foreclosure is no fun. … Continued

What Do I Need To Do To Sell My House In Calgary Alberta?

You want to sell your Calgary house, and you want to get top dollar. Excellent! But “What do I need to do to sell my house in Calgary“? Here are some tips on how to get your home ready to sell if you’re looking for top dollar that the market will bear: *NOTE: These instructions … Continued

Can I Sell My House in Foreclosure in Calgary?

Do you have a Calgary Alberta house that’s in foreclosure right now? Many people going through the Alberta foreclosure process want to get out from under that burdensome house and wonder if they can sell the house in foreclosure. The short answer: yes. The long answer: it’s a little more complicated, but usually you can … Continued