Blog by Ken Morris

Public Open House Debate

January 29th, 2010



I have always told my sellers that Public Open Houses were self serving for the Realtor and that it was not an effective marketing tool for them. I'm going to try going back to Open House for a while and ...

Sociable! Launch Party

January 28th, 2010


Today would be a great day to be heading to Vancouver, why? Because tonight is the official Launch Party for Sociable! www.sociablebook.co ...

Advantage Sellers?

January 27th, 2010

It is becoming increasingly difficult to find product for Buyers in the starter price range, under $450,000. Will we see a return to a S ...

Disclose You Are Part Time

January 26th, 2010


During a recent trip to Regina SK I discovered that their Real Estate Laws require the disclosure to clients if the Realtor they are worki ...

Realtors - Contact Info Please

January 25th, 2010


It's really frustrating when you need to contact a Realtor to finish up a deal and their direct phone number and e-mail address IS NOT on ...

Thanks to Royal LePage Regina

January 22nd, 2010


As usual it's been a great week in Regina. This time I had the pleasure of meeting Mike Duggleby and Ron Pfeifer the owners of Royal LePag ...

Sociable!

January 22nd, 2010

The launch of Steve Jagger and Shane Gibson's book on Social Media, Sociable! is out. I have previewed, and loved, the first chapter and have just ordered the full copy. I encourage you to preview the first chapter here. I'm sure you will be compelled to read further as I did. Steve Jagger of Ubertor.com , Reachd.com and outsourcingthingsdone.com fame has had a profound impact on my business ...

Habour Landing Taking Off

January 22nd, 2010

The City of Regina Saskatchewan is buzzing with economic activity right now and part of that renewal in the city is Harbour Landing.

 

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Regina Retail is Hot

January 20th, 2010


I'm spending a week in Regina Saskatchewan and I am always amazed when I visit how fast things are changing here and how brisk Real Estate ...

CREB Forecast Conference

January 19th, 2010


Unfortunately I have to miss this year's Forecast Conference put on by the Calgary Real Estate Board. Most of all I was looking forward to ...

List Now or Wait?

January 14th, 2010


Big question right now from Sellers is do we list now or wait for the "spring" market. I say go!

 

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CMHC Isn't All Bad

January 13th, 2010


Many buyers are so focused on saving a large enough down payment they may forget to do the math. It's not all bad paying CMHC.

 

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Bubble Talk

January 12th, 2010

LOTS of Bubble Talk going in the local and national media the past few days. I say it's time to stop over analyzing the Real Estate Mark ...

Builder Bullying

January 7th, 2010

I have again been told of an instance where a builder is telling people they are contractually bound to not sell their home from one yea ...

15 Heritage Hill, Cochrane, AB

January 7th, 2010

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Surprise Referral

January 6th, 2010

Nice call this morning from Derrick Brucks of Howell Realty Ltd. Meadow Lake Saskatchewan, he has a referral cheque for me! I'm really e ...

Welcome 2010

January 4th, 2010

There is already a buzz about 2010 and the year is only a few days old. All signs point to a brisk year for Real Estate. p.s the quality ...