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Going Through a Divorce or Separation in Calgary? 

Posted on Feb 08, 2022

Learn what comes next with your home

Whether going through a divorce or ending a common-law relationship, separation is never easy, especially when most individuals feel they have no choice but to sell their home and split the equity. Fortunately, there is another way. The Spousal Buy-Out Program is supported by all three of Canada's mortgage insura...

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Who Should Sell in Today's Housing Market-Calgary and Area

Posted on Jan 19, 2022



As our weather starts to lighten up and people get back into the swing of things after the holidays, the question of selling starts to come to people's minds. Here are the 4 types of homeowners that are best to sell their properties right now.

1. People who are ready to downsize.

Kids have flown the nest, and you've noticed that you're not using a lo...

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Calgary Market Update- January 2022 

Posted on Jan 19, 2022

As we start our new year, inventory levels in Calgary and surrounding areas are currently way down, creating a seller's market. As sales are much higher than in previous years, we're seeing buyers are having to be more and more competitive compared to 2021. If you are considering selling at this point, check out our blog "Who Should Be Selling Righ...

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Staging Your Home To Sell

Posted on Jan 03, 2022

I always tell my clients that staging their home is one of the most important things they need to do before they sell (and I can ALWAYS help with that). Here are my 5 tips to create intentional staging in your home that will help the buyers focus on the feel of the home and help them envision living there (and believe me that’s what sells):


01-Creat...

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Tips For Selling Your Home Fast In Calgary

Posted on Dec 27, 2021

So, it's time to sell! 

Take the next 30 days to prepare your home for the market. 
Don’t just list it without any advance preparation. A few minor touch-ups can go a long way towards making a favourable impression on potential buyers- and perhaps cinching a deal.
Put your buyer’s hat on and walk through your home like it is the first time. Make notes...

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How To Buy and Sell in a Busy Market

Posted on Aug 30, 2021



When our market is as busy as it is right now in Calgary, having the condition to sell your home first in order to purchase the next house doesn’t have a positive impact on an offer- especially when you’re competing with other buyers. Here is what I always recommend to my clients:

List your home first. Okay, I understand how scary this may sound. Wh...

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Cole Porter

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8820 Blackfoot Trail, #115  Calgary,  Alberta  T2J 3J1 

Phone: 403-992-5445

cole@coleporter.ca