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Selling During The Holidays

Posted on Nov 10, 2020



Most people seem to think that the best time to sell is during the spring. But it's one of my favourite times of year to sell, and here's why!

  1. There’s less competition. Spring or summer market is when everyone is thinking of selling, but no one really thinks of putting their home on the market in the winter. What's even better is that our sales duri...

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Costs of Buying a Home in Calgary

Posted on Oct 29, 2020

One thing I generally go through with my buyers before we start looking is the costs to buying a home here in Calgary. Of course this will vary depending on the type of home you are buying but this is what you can expect:

Condo/Townhome

1. Deposit (this is part of your down payment and the usual is $5000)
2. Home Inspection ~$500-$600
3. Condo Document...

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RE/MAX Crush of the Week

Posted on Oct 28, 2020 in Listings

39 Marquis Meadows Place



Beautiful walkout bungalow privately located on 4.1 acres within city limits! You can have it all living here, tranquil country living mere minutes to every amenity! Several different shopping destinations are close at hand in Mahogany, Auburn Bay, McKenzie Towne and on 130th Ave. Breathtaking mountain and city skyline views...

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Investing in Calgary Real Estate

Posted on Oct 28, 2020 in Investing

The Basics of Investing


Financing

Getting a mortgage for an investment property isn’t as easy as borrowing for your primary residence – you’ll need at least 20% of the purchase price for a down payment, and only a portion of the income you get from rent will be considered in qualifying you for a mortgage (usually 80%). For commercial property investm...

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RE/MAX Crush of the Week

Posted on Oct 13, 2020 in Listings

1822 Westmount Blvd NW, Calgary AB

 

Incredible value, awesome location, and a stunning Sinclair Signature new-built home. Enjoy the views of downtown, the bow river, and the inner city lifestyle of West Hillhurst. Walk or bike the river pathways downtown and to local shops - all at your doorstep. This semi-detached home enjoys over 2900 sq. ft. of d...

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Get In Touch

Cole Porter

Re/Max First

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

Phone: 403-992-5445

cole@coleporter.ca