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Calgary Real Estate Blogs for buyers. If you're thinking about buying a home in Calgary, this real estate buyer blog list will help you navigate buying your home and provide the best steps and information to help you explore the best experience in the Calgary real estate market. 

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The Real Estate Partners Calgary Home Buyers Guide

Take a look at our comprehensive Calgary Real Estate Buyers Guide for new home buyers and experienced buyers as well, from impact partners to the steps you need to take in order to get the best home, we cover the essentials of how to buy a home with a top real estate agent in Calgary. 

 

Step 1: Get Pre-Approved For Your Mortgage 

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Not being approved is like trying to drive a car with a blindfold on… It is simply a recipe for disaster!
The word  "mortgage" truly sounds a lot scarier to people than it really is. Getting yourself pre-approved
for a mortgage really provides you with the ability to know how much you can afford when you're looking at
buying a home and ensures that you are

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If you're new to the city of Calgary, you'll definitely find out 'Top Neighborhoods' blog to be one of the best resources to keying in on the best areas within the city to plant your rooms, raise your family, and find a home and community that matches your needs and desires. 

Best Communities in Calgary

Recently voted at number 8 by Avenue Magazine and their highly watched list of best nieghborhoods in Calgary, Lake Bonavista consistently is a highly sought after community for many reasons, and first and foremost is its location. Situated in the southeast of Calgary, between Fish Creek Provincial Park and the major road way of Anderson, this community features one of the best lakes in the city, private for community residents and also features an incredible park (the second

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Questions you MUST ask as a first time home buyer! 

(In no particular order)

 Buying a home may be a dream come true and we strive to make sure our clients first purchase is rewarding, educational, and exciting. But make no mistake, it's not all sunshines and rainbows, there are a lot of steps and measures that need to be taken to make sure you're financially sound, your offers are solid, and your stress is minimal. To help with this, we've compiled a list of questions that should help guide you in deciding who is the best fit to assist with your home purchase! 

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1. Are you a full time real estate agent, or is this a part time job?

The REALTOR® you work with should be one that does this full time! Any professional you choose to

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Summer is finally here and we're ecstatic that homes can finally be seen in their finest forms! No more snow, clean fresh grass, and blue skies all around! This perfectly compliments the latest release of our sister site Calgary Luxury Real Estate

  

A sister site to REPYYC.COM - CalgaryLuxuryRealEstate.com is the premiere solution to buying and browsing luxury homes in Calgary! 

 

A few upgrades to our luxury site include a brand new carousel to display Calgary real estate listings

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Walking scores are now enabled and active on our site one of the first Calgary Real Estate 

 Calgary Luxury Real Estate 

Another new feature we've included is a quick and efficient mortgage calculator! Giving our website visitors the ability to quickly calculate the

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May 2019 Calgary Mortgage Update

Courtesy of our wonderful mortgage partner Renee Huse, we're excited to share a spring (almost summer) market update! 

Hello Spring (almost)...

We've seen a massive flurry of activity in April and May in the Calgary Real Estate and Mortgage market.    Homes, positioned properly in the market, are selling quickly and even with multiple offers.  It's been exciting to see this activity and makes me hopeful about some recovery in the Alberta markets over the next 24 months.  

Mortgage Rates continue to be very aggressive.  Lenders, both the big banks and the mortgage companies, have been very competitive with their fixed rate business.  Fixed rates have fallen below variable rates.  This is very different from what we…
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2507 16a St SW

 This beautifully updated Bankview bungalow comes with over 1100 sq.ft of developed living space, 3 bedrooms, 9 foot ceilings on the main floor, and no condo fees! This home’s proximity to downtown will let you walk or bike to work and always be near vibrant 17th Ave. Upon walking in you will immediately notice the intricately detailed renovations and a spacious living room with a fireplace. Don’t let the square footage fool you, this home boasts a sizeable kitchen with granite counters, plenty of updated cabinetry, subway tile backsplash and enough room for a dining table. The master bedroom is ideally situated across from the nicely renovated main floor bath. The fully finished basement comes with two extra bedrooms, a full bath,

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Haysboro Calgary Community Profile

Haysboro is seen by many as one of the better communities in the city, in 2013 Haysboro landed in 4th place overall in Avenue Magazines best communities list, citing the robust spiriting in the community along with mature leafy trees. Haysboro is situated in the south west of Calgary, it's bordered by Heritage Drive to the north and Southland drive to the south, with Mcleod trail on the east and finally 14th street to the west. 

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Haysboro Calgary Housing Market

The District of Haysboro was once owned primarily by former mayor, prominent cabinet minister, and local politician Mr. Harry Hays all the way until 1956, the land at this point was then annexed back to the city of Calgary.

With a large mix of

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Canada Mortgage and Housing Corporation (CMHC) lays out a plan to make the housing market affordable for all Canadians with a target date of 2030!

Recently the CMHC made some exciting announcements, and today we're putting a particular emphasis and focus on the new changes and upcoming plans to assist buyers emerging into the housing market and to provide an affordable home for all Canadians by 2030. 

The first thing to bear in mind is that these are not set nor solid plans, there could be changes, and there are factors including help from the government as well as the economy that will eventually see out whether this is a highly ambitious goal and it's ability to be achieved. 

Evan Siddal the president of the CMHC corporation was recently

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The latest Calgary MLS Map has been released - with new communities, and a recent separation of quadrants into more refined areas, the shape of the city of Calgary and how we know it has changed!

 

Take a look at the new CREB (Calgary Real Estate Board) map and the changes that might change how you define the area and quadrant you live in!

Many buyers and sellers in Calgary are familiar with the old school break down of communities, north east, north west, south east, and south west, but as our city continues to grow and evolve, so does the way we view it! The new 2019 Creb map has eight quadrants to define the city, they are city centre which includes communities like Altadore, Sunalta, Beltline, Sunnyside, Renfrew, the North East quadrant

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129 Evansdale Landing NW

Welcome to this meticulously maintained 2-storey home on a quiet street in Evanston. This property is close to schools, shopping and just steps away from the wetland and walking paths. This home is move-in ready, with a fresh coat of paint and noticeable pride of ownership. The stunning open floor plan is perfect for entertaining and family life. Its main floor features 9’ ceilings, a large living room w/fireplace, a highly functional galley style kitchen, large island with ample seating space, a great sized dining room, powder room, and rear-entry mud room w/closet. Upstairs includes a large master bedroom with beautiful vaulted ceiling, and a 5-piece ensuite, including his and hers sinks plus a large soaker tub, two additional generous sized

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