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5 Negotiation Secrets Smart Buyers Use to Get Better Deals

5 Negotiation Secrets Smart Buyers Use to Get Better Deals

June 22, 2022 | Posted by: Barb Pinsent

Being a buyer in today's real estate market can be challenging. The market is very competitive right now, making the average buyer feel like it is impossible to secure a good deal. Luckily, some trick ...

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Home-Buying 101: A Guide to Purchasing Your First Home

Home-Buying 101: A Guide to Purchasing Your First Home

April 20, 2022 | Posted by: Barb Pinsent

Home-Buying 101: A Guide to Purchasing Your First Home Buying a home involves a lot of complex steps, but by doing your homework ahead of time, you can boost your know-how and have more confidence in ...

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5 Benefits of an Investment Property

5 Benefits of an Investment Property

April 6, 2022 | Posted by: Barb Pinsent

5 Benefits of an Investment Property Building a strong real estate portfolio is a great way to create passive income now and a strong investment portfolio for later. If you are looking at buildin ...

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Tips for Picking the Right Home to Flip

Tips for Picking the Right Home to Flip

March 16, 2022 | Posted by: Barb Pinsent

Guide to Choosing a House to Flip for Maximum Profit Not every property will make a promising flip. Here is everything you need to know to maximize your profits from the very start while minimizing ...

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Can Housing Upgrades Affect Your Insurance?

Can Housing Upgrades Affect Your Insurance?

February 23, 2022 | Posted by: Barb Pinsent

Housing upgrades have the potential to leave you underinsured so it is important to always contact your home insurance before starting a home renovation. Home renovations are trendy right now due to ...

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Rent to Own Homes vs. Mortgage: How Do They Work?

Rent to Own Homes vs. Mortgage: How Do They Work?

February 9, 2022 | Posted by: Barb Pinsent

Rent to Own Homes vs. Mortgage: How Do They Work? If you're hoping to achieve your dreams of homeownership, rent-to-own and mortgage are two options to consider. Here is everything you need to know a ...

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Five Great Benefits of Owning an Investment Property

Five Great Benefits of Owning an Investment Property

October 20, 2021 | Posted by: Barb Pinsent

Five Great Benefits of an Investment Property Maybe you have considered investing in real estate but aren't sure if it's the right move for you. There are several benefits to an investment property, ...

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How to Handle a Low-Ball Offer in Real Estate | Home Selling Advice

How to Handle a Low-Ball Offer in Real Estate | Home Selling Advice

September 15, 2021 | Posted by: Barb Pinsent

How to Handle a Low-Ball Offer in Real Estate - Home Selling Advice How to negotiate and handle low-ball offers on your real estate property in a buyer's market without compromising the value or wort ...

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Buying Land To Build A Home in Red Deer, Alberta

Buying Land To Build A Home in Red Deer, Alberta

June 16, 2021 | Posted by: Barb Pinsent

Buying Land To Build A Home If you've been dreaming of escaping your unruly neighbors, the hubbub of the city, or the restrictions of your homeowners' association, then buying land to build a home is ...

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Your House-Closing Timeline: A Step-By-Step Guide | Red Deer, Alberta

Your House-Closing Timeline: A Step-By-Step Guide | Red Deer, Alberta

June 7, 2021 | Posted by: Barb Pinsent

The process of buying a house can be quite exciting. However, the process is laborious, and it can also be nerve-wracking, especially if you do not know what to expect at what stage. The process is lo ...

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What Are the Next Steps After Your Offer Was Rejected? In Red Deer, Alberta

What Are the Next Steps After Your Offer Was Rejected? In Red Deer, Alberta

May 19, 2021 | Posted by: Barb Pinsent

What are the next steps after your offer was rejected? Finding an ideal home can be a daunting process. It involves talking to a wide range of realtors and having a myriad of meetings with your mortg ...

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Investing In An Apartment Complex

Investing In An Apartment Complex

May 5, 2021 | Posted by: Barb Pinsent

Investing In An Apartment Complex Investing in an apartment complex is one of the most effective ways of building wealth in the real estate industry. Some of the benefits that are associated with inv ...

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Things To Look Out For When Viewing A Property

Things To Look Out For When Viewing A Property

April 21, 2021 | Posted by: Barb Pinsent

Becoming a homeowner can be quite an exciting experience; however, house hunting is not a process without challenges. Depending on your personal preferences, needs, and budget, you need to carefully ...

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Buying A Home As A Senior Citizen | Red Deer, Alberta

Buying A Home As A Senior Citizen | Red Deer, Alberta

April 7, 2021 | Posted by: Barb Pinsent

Buying a home is for everyone - or those who can afford to pay for their mortgage. Albeit you're 60 or 70 years old, it's possible and beneficial to own a home so long as you have the financial means ...

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Benefits of Investing in Multi-Family Real Estate in Red Deer, Alberta

Benefits of Investing in Multi-Family Real Estate in Red Deer, Alberta

January 7, 2021 | Posted by: Barb Pinsent

What is Multi-Family Real Estate? Any residential property that contains more than one housing unit is classed as multi-family real estate. Some of the most prevalent examples of multi-family real ...

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Top 3 Biggest Home Seller Mistakes in Red Deer, Alberta

Top 3 Biggest Home Seller Mistakes in Red Deer, Alberta

December 16, 2020 | Posted by: Barb Pinsent

Selling a home can be a daunting process; finding a real estate professional may help ease a lot of the stress. They will not only help find a buyer and undertake the complex process of closing the de ...

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Renting Versus Buying a Home in Red Deer, Alberta

Renting Versus Buying a Home in Red Deer, Alberta

November 18, 2020 | Posted by: Barb Pinsent

Your colleagues, friends, and family may be enjoying the comfort of their homes, but you're still living in a rental property. Such situations may compel someone to think about purchasing a property. ...

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Five Tips for Buying a Condo in Red Deer, Alberta

Five Tips for Buying a Condo in Red Deer, Alberta

November 4, 2020 | Posted by: Barb Pinsent

Yaaay! You finally got enough to facilitate the down payment of your first condo, or perhaps this is your investment property. Here is a simplified guide that includes some tips for buying a condo.& ...

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Cons of For Sale By Owner (FSBO) in Red Deer, Alberta

Cons of For Sale By Owner (FSBO) in Red Deer, Alberta

October 14, 2020 | Posted by: Barb Pinsent

You finally place your ad on the for sale by owner site! You are looking forward to answering tons of inquiries about your beautiful home but heard nothing yet. Selling your home shouldn't be this har ...

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Real Estate 101: Getting Your Home Ready To Show in Red Deer, Alberta

Real Estate 101: Getting Your Home Ready To Show in Red Deer, Alberta

September 30, 2020 | Posted by: Barb Pinsent

So...you decided to sell your home? This was not a decision that was taken lightly. This is a home you've grown fond of and grown in love with deeply. Countless memories were created, maybe your child ...

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Tips for Real Estate Investors in Red Deer, Alberta

Tips for Real Estate Investors in Red Deer, Alberta

September 16, 2020 | Posted by: Barb Pinsent

In today's business world, investing has gone beyond traditional assets, such as stocks and mutual funds. The real estate industry presents excellent investment options and a chance to expand your por ...

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Advice for First-Time Home Sellers in Red Deer, Alberta

Advice for First-Time Home Sellers in Red Deer, Alberta

August 19, 2020 | Posted by: Barb Pinsent

When buying your home, you probably dreamt of passing it down to future generations. Now, things turned out different and you are looking to sell. You fell in love with your home and made a ton of ...

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5 Things NOT To Do When Selling Your House in Red Deer, Alberta

5 Things NOT To Do When Selling Your House in Red Deer, Alberta

July 22, 2020 | Posted by: Barb Pinsent

The process of selling a residential property can be time-consuming and emotionally involving, especially if it is your first sale. While your home's curb appeal influences a prospective buyer's poten ...

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Home Inspections, How They Can Benefit Home Buyers and Sellers in Red Deer, Alberta

Home Inspections, How They Can Benefit Home Buyers and Sellers in Red Deer, Alberta

July 8, 2020 | Posted by: Barb Pinsent

Owning a home is one of the most valuable investments you can make. While good living spaces should be as comfortable as possible, with time they should also be able to increase their ROI. That's wh ...

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Useful Tips for Buying and Selling A Home During Covid-19 in Red Deer, Alberta

Useful Tips for Buying and Selling A Home During Covid-19 in Red Deer, Alberta

June 17, 2020 | Posted by: Barb Pinsent

The coronavirus pandemic has derailed buying and selling activities in the property market. Albeit fewer homes have been listed for sale, the industry is gradually recovering. Prospective buyers can m ...

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Why A Lawyer?

Why A Lawyer?

February 5, 2020 | Posted by: Barb Pinsent

Building a team of professionals to support you through your real estate transaction is essential. Whether you are buying your first home, your next home, downsizing or looking for a vacation home, ...

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