Can’t Sell Your Home – Rent it out for a Year?

Can’t Sell Your Home – Rent it out for a Year? It’s a Buyer’s Market. October saw the largest decline in housing prices so far this year, according to the latest data from the Calgary Real Estate Board (CREB). The average sale price for the month came in at $457,513 — down 6.1 per cent from October 2014.…

OPEC in the News Again

– A Deal to Make a Deal Algeria hosted a meeting last week of the OPEC producers. To the surprise of many they managed to reach a deal, that some are calling – A Deal-to-Make-a-Deal. The cartel agreed to cut production in the future by some 700,000 barrels per day to a production band of…

Are Foreigners Buying Calgary?

Are Foreigners Buying Calgary? Yes – the Luxury Real Estate Mark Evernden a Premium real estate agent at Engel & Volkers and Associates which represents some of the province’s most expensive residential properties says, [that] “around seventy per cent of inquiries through our website and by phone are currently out of country buyers.” While much…

Hey Calgary – Good News for the Economy

Now – Good News for the Economy Alberta’s wildfires raged in May and oil exports dipped forcing a downturn in the overall country’s economic output. The good news is that the figures for June show growth. Real estate can start growing again. Economy Weakened but on the Rebound Statistics Canada reported that during the second…

Survey Says – Alberta Women Have More Sex

Survey Says – Alberta Women Have More Sex The Rest of Canada Can Learn from Albertans According to a survey, not only are women in Alberta more satisfied with their relationships but at least 66 percent of them say they have sex about once a week. The rest of Canada compares at 50 percent. Last…

Real Estate Agent – A Fraud -Poser Goes to Jail

Real Estate Agent ‘Poser’ Goes to Jail   A former Calgary man who has been dealing in real estate and mortgages without a license is going to jail. Even though he failed to appear in court, Derek Johnson has been sentenced to two months in jail and has been fined more than $100,000 in administrative…

Hey Calgary! Okotoks has Great Food!

Hey Calgary! Okotoks has Great Food! Five Best Places to Eat   Do You Love Pho? There are Over 10 Restaurants to Try. Do you love authentic Vietnamese food? You must try the Pho Hoai Vietnamese Beef House at 153 Riverside Dr. It has a ‘Google’ 5-Star rating. People say that it’s the, “Best soup…