Blog by Ken Morris

DON'T COUNT ON A WALKTHROUGH

July 13th, 2010
There is a tradition in Real Estate that a buyer does a walkthrough on the property they have purchased the morning of possession. However, Realtors need to advise their clients this is not a given.


Don't Count on a Walkthrough Blog Transcription

Hi there Rob Reynar here, checking in. Let's talk about a little bit about of possession walkthroughs today. Well, what is a walkthrough? ...

QUICK POSSESSION PROBLEMS

July 12th, 2010
Buying a new home can be one of the most fun and exciting times in your life, one thing that can sour the experience is trying to close and take possession too quickly.


Quick Possession Problems Blog Transcription

Hi there Rob Reynar here, checking in. I get a lot of questions about how fast can we close on a house. Even if it is vacant, how fast can we close on it and well, theoretical ...

BOW RIDGE WALL UPDATE

July 9th, 2010
It's been a few weeks now since we learned a retaining wall between some homes in Bow Ridge has to be replaced. After hearing from Cochrane's Mayor, it's time Bow Ridge residents along the wall in question get proactive.


Bow Ridge Wall Update Blog Transcription

Hi there Rob Reynar checking in. Now we recently had a great meeting with Mayor Trooper McBride in Cochrane. ...

THE ALBERTA ADVANTAGE

July 8th, 2010
BC and Ontario residents are now in the first days of their new tax structure, the HST is on. It gets me thinking about how relevant The Alberta Advantage is!


The Alberta Advantage Blog Transcription

Hi there Rob Reynar here checking in. Well it’s after July 1 a new era has began in BC and Ontario. The HST (Harmonized Sales Tax) is now alive and well in both of those provinces. 12% in B ...

STAMPEDE BREAKFAST

July 6th, 2010
Time to get on the Stampede Breakfast circuit. Make sure you come and say hi at ours! July 12 - 8-11am at the Cochrane Office #1 201 Grand Blvd. Cochrane AB.


Stampede Breakfast Blog Transcription

Hi there Rob Reynar checking in, well it's that time for year again the Stampede is just a short time away that means we're having our annual Stampede Breakfast at the Royal LePage Foothills Co ...

MARKET UPDATE JUNE 2010

July 5th, 2010
The June numbers are not stellar to say the least from the overall market perspective.. We are seeing really low sales numbers, but prices are hanging in there.. But I think that's a little artificial as there has been a run on high end homes.



MARKET UPDATE JUNE 2010 BLOG TRANSCRIPTION

Hey there Rob Reynar here checking in, quick little update on the current state of the market as far a ...