Stories Tagged - House & Home
Oct. 17, 2012 | Cody Stuart
The new rules, to be tabled at the fall sitting of the legislature, which begins Oct. 23, would make warranties mandatory for all new homes, and also toughen fines for negligent builders. The changes come in the wake of an increase in complaints around the province of condo owners facing hefty repair bills on leaky units.
Oct. 11, 2012 | CREBNow
Each year the initiative selects one recipient of a home elevator or lift. This year's recipient was Juliana Alexson who, at eight months old, was diagnosed with cerebral palsy and is wheelchair bound.
Sept. 19, 2012 | Cody Stuart
In the report, which rates the housing affordability in six major markets across the country, Calgary was singled out for having the "best of all worlds" in improved affordability, resales and homebuilding and moderately rising prices.
Sept. 17, 2012 | CREBNow
This is by no means every term you will hear, but it's a start.
The good thing is that a REALTOR® already knows all of these!
Sept. 04, 2012 | CREBNow
Taking a quiet moment to listen in Calgary, one can hear the constant hum of the city. If you listen a little closer, you might also hear the buzz from one of the city's many urban bee colonies.
Aug. 29, 2012 | Cody Stuart
Holmes ran a piece titled "The appraiser needs appraising" that ran in the Aug. 20 edition of The National Post.
Aug. 03, 2012 | CREBNow
Sometimes the garage is just the place where you park your car and store random items you don't have room for in your home. But, in a few easy steps, you can transform your garage into an organized and aesthetically pleasing addition to your residence.
Aug. 02, 2012 | CREBNow
"Recent mortgage rule changes prompted much discussion of a national housing correction," said Ann-Marie Lurie, CREB® economist.
July 20, 2012 | CREBNow
The poll revealed 49 per cent of Canadians between the ages of 18 and 34 believed owning a home was their top financial priority followed by reducing or eliminating debt through regular payments (48%) and general savings for a rainy day fund (39%).