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How To Raise The Value of Your Home

When it comes to adding value to a house, sellers are sometimes tempted to spend on beautiful kitchen upgrades or room additions. What many don’t understand is that while these major projects will certainly add value, the price jump they’ll … Continue reading

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How to Rent Out Your House for Extra Income

When I hear people say they wish they earned more, I always want to ask them if they have considered one of the easiest, yet often overlooked, sources of extra cash: rental income. Here in Calgary, there are several ways … Continue reading

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Home Inspection Tips Before Buying a Home

When buyers purchase homes, they have a right to learn as much as they can about the property they’re purchasing. It’s usually not practical to find out everything, though. How much should a buyer spend on home inspections? Types of home … Continue reading

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Mexico and Belize on a tight budget

My wife Bette and I just came back from a three-week vacation last month (our wedding anniversary month!) in Mexico and Belize on the northeastern coast of Central America, and it was great, as we expected. We went to the … Continue reading

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3 “Over-the-top” and not so over-the-top ways to protect your home from water damage

I’m glad to see Calgary steadily recovering from the biggest flood we’ve ever had, and I take my hat off to fellow Calgarians who went out of their way to help friends and even total strangers. While we’re all hoping … Continue reading

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