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  • Canmore Skiing and Winter Activities
    Enjoying Canmore in the Winter
    December 4, 2017
    If you have never been to Canmore, you are in for a treat! This vibrant town nestled amongst the grandeur of the Rocky Mountains is a hidden gem! Some may think this little town...
  • 2017 Christmas Events in Canmore
    November 20, 2017
    December...That magical time of year when we take a moment to recharge and spend time with friends and family. What better place to do that than in the majestic mountain scenery that Canmore provides....
  • Canmore Off Market Listings in Low Inventory Times.
    April 16, 2017
    There is term in the real estate industry that many of us are seeing used more and more, ‘pocket listings’. Chances are that this is not quite what you first imagine, partly because the...
  • 4 Reasons why Canmore is the next 'boom' town...
    January 6, 2017
    Chinese investments in property are a big deal in Canada. The National Bank of Canada states that around a third of homes for sale in Vancouver in 2015 were picked up by the Chinese...
  • Little Governments: The Homeowners Association
    October 2, 2016
    The phrase “Homeowners Association” may sound innocuous enough to some but it sends shivers down the spines of many. In books and movies this group of homeowners is typically portrayed as power hungry, meddling...
  • House Hunting the “Feng Shui” Way in Canmore
    September 9, 2016
    Tips to help you buy a Canmore Investment property with Good Feng Shui. Even though buying a home can be overwhelming, it is one of the most essential decisions you can make in life. Not...
  • Canada Day in Canmore, it is AWESOME!
    June 28, 2016
    Canada Day is fast approaching and residents all across the nation will be checking the weather reports and deciding how best to spend the holiday. This national day is one where families can unite...
  • Contemplating building a home in the Bow Valley? Keep...
    June 24, 2016
    There are plenty of potential pitfalls with new construction; there are hundreds of nightmare stories of new homes that have gone terribly wrong. However, there are some steps you can take to ensure you...
  • Canmore Mountain Market - Warmly Welcomed Back!
    May 22, 2016
    Canmore's Amazing Mountain Market Brings Options Back To Local Shoppers Food shopping in Canmore can be a struggle as locals deal with high prices, a lack of choice and the inevitable supply issues during peak...
  • Thinking of Buying a Flipped Home in Canmore?
    May 6, 2016
      Home buyers often make the mistake of assuming that a recently renovated home is the same as a brand new property. They see the newly renovated property as a problem free and ready to...
  • Becoming The In Demand Property On The Market
    May 4, 2016
    Boost the interest in your Canmore property by including additional key amenities and making the most of the buyer appeal of your home’s top features. Whether you have lived in your home for three or thirty...
  • Green Features: Can They Help Sell A Canmore Home?
    April 27, 2016
    Equipping your home with a geothermal system and solar panels may appear to be a major plus point when it comes time to sell your home, but will it really make a difference to...
  • Bob & Devin's Buying and Selling Tips for Canmore's...
    April 6, 2016
      Currently in Canmore the housing market is growing and its strength has lead to a competitive market for buyers and an easier market for home owners looking to sell. Below are some of my top...
  • Web Appeal & your Canmore home.
    March 23, 2016
      The Importance of Curb Appeal and First Impressions First impressions are important in every aspect of life. We dress to look our best when attending a job interview and some of us spend hours grooming...
  • Canmore Arts Place - Connecting you with Creativity
    March 7, 2016
    Canmore Arts Place - Connecting you with Creativity Art and creative expression are important to the people of Canmore. The area may be renowned for its mountain scenery and outdoor pursuits but with this landscape,...
  • 2016 may be a great year to Refinance your...
    February 24, 2016
      Now is a great time to consider refinancing your Mortgage as interest rates are as low as 2.09% (3 year from Butler mortgage) and 2.39% (5 year from CanWise financial) . Many Canadians are...
  • Tips for getting your Canmore Home ready to Sell...
    February 21, 2016
      The snow is melting in the Bow Valley, Spring is almost here and soon it will be peak home selling season. You will only get one chance to make a good first impression in...
  • An Investment perspective on buying a Vacation property in...
    February 14, 2016
    Investing in the vacation rental market in a whole can be a solid choice for property investors looking for a great source of income, but what about choosing Canmore to invest in? There are...
  • Protesting your Canmore Tax Assessment to Lower Your Property...
    February 9, 2016
    Although you must pay property taxes, you can make sure that you pay a reasonable amount based on the true value of your home and land. Many homes get overvalued because assessors err in...
  • How to Purchase a Vacation Home in Canmore With...
    February 7, 2016
      You want a mountain get away with easy access to the Nordic centre or a cozy cabin in South Canmore that is walking distance from everything. But vacation homes are quite expensive here, and most of...
  • What You Should Do if You Receive an Offer...
    February 4, 2016
      In tough real estate markets, buyers might take a gamble on a home that’s not listed. Here is how you should handle an out of the blue offer. It is the unexpected envelope in...
  • 5 Walk-Through Tips for Home Buyers
    January 31, 2016
    One of the most important steps in the process of buying a home is the final walk-through. This is where the buyer can confirm the house is in the same condition he/she has agreed to...
  • The Awe of the Canmore Nordic Centre
    January 27, 2016
    Families love coming to Canmore rather than the busier tourist scene in Banff and this has a lot to do with the Canmore Nordic Centre. This beautiful mountain landscape is where many Albertan families...
  • Canmore Vacation Property | Understanding Canmore Property Management options
    January 21, 2016
    Thinking of buying a Canmore Vacation Property?  - Use this guide to help you choose a management structure that matches your goals. Over the past 10 years, Canmore, Alberta, has become one of the most sought after...
  • Top 8 Open House Mistakes a Seller Can Make
    January 20, 2016
    When you’re ready to sell your house, you will need to get it in its best possible condition, especially in today’s competitive environment. An open house presents an opportunity to showcase the best features of...
  • Sunshine Village's heated chairlift - A taste of Europe...
    January 18, 2016
    Sunshine Village Welcomes Its New, Heated Teepee Town LX Ski Chair -  and it's AWESOME! There are parts of local heritage that we want to preserve where possible for the benefit of future generations and...
  • From Renting to Buying in Canmore - How to...
    January 17, 2016
    While renting a home might seem the easiest way to manage your finances, actually owning the property is much more beneficial. The initial outlay is going to be quite steep, but the guarantee of...
  • Canmore Real Estate Market update - January 2016
    January 16, 2016
    Despite Canmore Real Estate sales volume for 2015 being 1.2% greater than the 13 year average, we did see a 15% drop in volume than the sales volume of 2013 and 2014. Even with...
  • Canmore Fat Tire Biking - What's the hype about?
    January 13, 2016
    Try Canmore Fat Tire Biking This Winter And Get Hooked! If you come to Canmore for a winter break, and perhaps head to the cross-country trails for a little bit of skiing, you will most...
  • A Home Insurance Checklist for the New Year
    January 12, 2016
    As the celebration of a new year has finally come and passed, right after the holidays, many homeowners tend to accidentally neglect various aspects of their home maintenance. Although some of us may have enjoyed rather warm...
  • What To Consider Before Investing in Real Estate
    December 18, 2015
    Making a real estate investment is always a great choice, however, people are usually faced with so many questions that they might be potentially deterred from making such an investment. So let’s discuss several factors...
  • 5 Buyer Incentives That Can Help You Close Faster
    December 12, 2015
    Your home is finally on the market and its time to begin the selling process. Now thats its listed, attracting the attention of genuine buyers should be your next important focus. Closing this deal in the...
  • Pros And Cons Of Buying A Foreclosed Home in...
    December 2, 2015
      Foreclosed homes have become somewhat of a popular option for home buyers given the increase in quality of foreclosed homes. Regardless of the path you’re choosing to take in your home buying experience, odds...
  • Canmore Christmas Events
    November 30, 2015
    With Canmore's high altitude and rugged mountain topography, it is one of the most favourited destinations for both the locals as well as foreigners who are out to seek adventure and get fully engulfed in...
  • Canmore Real Estate Myths and Misconceptions Debunked
    November 26, 2015
    If you’re new to world of Real Estate or have not not bought or sold in the last 5 years, you’ll undoubtedly have been exposed to some of the common rumors associated with the industry. Most...
  • Canmore Realtor - 12 Questions to help you find...
    November 2, 2015
    12 Questions to Ask Before Choosing a Canmore Realtor. Not all real estate agents can help you get the home you want. Others, well, there are good agents and there are bad. By asking the questions...
  • Moving to Canmore? Where to connect with locals.
    October 30, 2015
    Everyone who has ever attempted to move to a new town/city can admit that it is quite a daunting task. However, sometimes it can’t be helped, a new job, better schools for your kids,  a...
  • A Spectacular Opportunity to Own in Silvertip!
    October 29, 2015
    Just Listed! 520 Silvertip Pointe - $1,950,000 https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=sZGb5TiyeeY Style- Walkout Bungalow Sq.Ft- 2541 (Above Grade) Total Sq.Ft- 4203 Bedrooms- 3 Bathrooms- 5 Lot Size- 0.5 Acres Retreat to the lap of luxury. Whether you are looking for a or a prestigious permanent...
  • Canmore Market Update- October 2015
    October 21, 2015
    Canmore Real Estate Market Quarterly Update With the fall season well and truly upon us (and ski season inching ever closer!), we have had a chance to look at our latest quarterly numbers for 2015....
  • Canmore Alberta - Possibly the Best place to Live...
    October 18, 2015
    The Town of Canmore is a standout amongst the most beautiful spots in all of Canada to vacation, live, work and play! Opening out over the floor of the Bow River Valley and flanked...
  • I am Thankful for Canada!
    October 10, 2015
    I am Thankful for living in Canada!  Canada is a beautiful country, there is no denying it. Sometimes people take for granted how much of a privilege it is to live in this photogenic nation....
  • 3D Technology sells Canmore homes with less stress &...
    October 7, 2015
    With a surging global economy and more people turning to online shopping, it comes to no surprise that businesses of all shapes and sizes are looking to utilize current technology to help their customer...
  • 4 Tips for Staging your Canmore Home
    October 7, 2015
    Staging a home for showings can be quite a taxing process but very rewarding if done right. It entails making several subtle changes and decorations that showcase your home’s best assets in a move...
  • Canmore- A Great place to vacation with your Dog
    October 6, 2015
      Nestled in the magnificent Rockies & filled with true nature and Adventure, Canmore Alberta is one of the most dog friendly towns in Canada. With an understanding that your pets are not just animals,...
  • Fall Home Maintenance in the Mountains
    October 2, 2015
    Real estate fall home maintenance in the Mountains The leaves are yellow in the Bow Valley and the larches have turned, it is time to get your home ready for winter and plan ahead. Seasonal...
  • Stay in Ski ready shape with these workout tips
    September 30, 2015
    Ski season preparation in the Bow Valley. If you are like me, As you watch the leaves turn and fall, and the wind get chilly, you smell the sweet scent of ski season approaching. You...
  • Attracting Real Estate Buyers in Canmore
    September 30, 2015
    For decades, the real estate market has been dictated by school calendars and the seasons. A Majority of buyers search most actively in the spring and early summer, the reason is so they can...
  • Canmore Zoning- Decoded
    September 18, 2015
    When purchasing a home in Canmore, our Canmore Real Estate team will help you to first identify which areas have the appropriate zoning bylaws to match your usage needs along with identifying the property...
  • Canmore Home Search – 6 things you should know...
    September 17, 2015
    If you are a like a majority of the Canadian population, when it comes to buying a home, you are likely going to rely on financing and working with a mortgage lender. Many people...
  • Is your home not selling? Here are 4 Tips...
    September 17, 2015
    Typically, a home that is well priced and shows well should have sold within its first six weeks of being in the Canmore Market. If the home stays on the market for too long,...

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