Blog by Ken Morris

CREA RATIFIES BUREAU DEAL

October 24th, 2010

The official "vote" has now happened and the Settlement with the Competition Bureau is official... 

http://creanews.ca/

Now that this is official I will have a series of blogs with my thoughts on what has and will happen. Stay tuned.

 

2010 PUMPKIN DAY

October 24th, 2010
THANKS to everyone who supported this years Pumpkin Giveaway event in support of the Cochrane Activettes Food Bank. We love putting it on and are already working on some great things for next year. 

2010 PUMPKIN DAY GALLERY 

HABITAT FOR HUMANITY UNDERWAY

October 20th, 2010

Pretty exciting sight on my walk today.. The Habitat For Humanity Cochrane Project is officially underway. Machines are moving dirt and getting ready for foundations. 

CIVIC ELECTION DAY

October 18th, 2010

Big day today as new Mayors, Councilors, Aldermen, etc will be chosen across the province as it is election day.. Take some time and get to your polling station.

Civic Election Day Blog Transcription

Hi there Rob Reynar here, checking in. Well, it's election day in Alberta, civic elections. I am just encouraging everybody to get out there and vote. Lot of people fought and died for us ...

CREA V BUREAU - UPDATE OCT 14

October 14th, 2010
With CREA leadership now touring the country and updating Real Estate Boards about the settlement with the Competition Bureau, the first details of the deal are coming out.. As expected, the current models that exist in Real Estate will remain intact and frankly not much changes for those of us who run a full service Real Estate business. The Calgary Real Estate Board will be holding an open ...

GREAT MESSAGE

October 14th, 2010

I re-connected with Greg Williamson, the founder of Canada Mortgage Direct and 180 Degree Coaching. Check him out at GregWilliamson.ca. Timing is everything! Greg's latest blog sends a powerful message, thought you would enjoy.

 

HABITAT FOR HUMANITY COCHRANE UPDATE

October 14th, 2010

Just a quick update on the Habitat For Humanity project in Cochrane.


COCHRANE EAGLE ARTICLE


Habitat for Humanity Cochrane Update Blog Transcription

Hey there Rob Reynar here, checking in. Just a quick update for you on the Habitat for humanity project here in Cochrane. We are at Sibbald and Pope and this is the land that is being redevelop and the word now is that Habitat is going to s ...

HIGHWAY 1A CONSTRUCTION

October 14th, 2010

Lot's of work started at the top of the Cochrane Hill on the 1A Highway. Looks like the twinning project has started??

CREA v BUREAU - WAIT AND SEE

October 8th, 2010

Lots of people have been asking my thoughts on the settlement between CREA and the Competition Bureau. Unfortunately we don't know a whole bunch right now, and I would hate to make any wild assumptions like some have. including those in the national media.

Crea vs Bureau - Wait and See Blog Transcription

Hey there Rob Reynar here checking in. Ok, I am going to break my silence on this ...

COCHRANE PHOTOS

October 7th, 2010

Here are some random views of Cochrane in September...

COCHRANE SEPTEMBER PICS 

FIRESIDE OF COCHRANE

October 7th, 2010

The Town of Cochrane is growing again. This time to the south.. Machines are rolling and clearing land for Fireside of Cochrane. It's an exciting project that should see Show Homes in mid 2011. Look for maps of phase one on MorrisReynar.com

FIRESIDE MAP 1.pdf   FIRESIDE MAP 2.pdf

Fireside of Cochrane Blog Transcription

Hey there Rob Reynar here checking in. Wow, Cochrane's frenzy deve ...

iPad SEARCH FEATURE

October 6th, 2010

Don't forget to take your iPhone or iPad out with you when you are walking or driving your neighbourhood... Our search feature allows you to get information on any home around you listed on MLS®

iPad Search Feature Blog Transcription

Hey there Rob Reynar here checking in. I just want to tell you again about the superb product that we offer with MorrisReynar & Associates Royal LePage F ...

DOMTAR LAND CLEAN UP

October 5th, 2010

One of most talked about and visually underwhelming pieces of land in the heart of Cochrane is now undergoing a long overdue clean up.

Domtar Land Clean Up Blog Transcription

Hey there Rob Reynar here checking in. I am sitting right now next to what is referred to by a lot of local folks is the former Domtar land. Domtar was a wood trigment facility back in a day. You know they coa ...

COCHRANE CONSTRUCTION

October 4th, 2010

Cochrane's downtown core is undergoing tremendous re-development.. That now includes a new home for the town's Doctors.

 Cochrane Construction Blog Transcription

 Hey there Rob Reynar here checking in. I am in the central business district here in Cochrane. I just want to update you in a couple of really exciting projects. First of all, is a new building for Cochrane's doctors. ...

CREA v BUREAU

October 1st, 2010
Big news today... Well looks like the Bureau won this round in the battle over our "non-competitive" practices. Here's a couple predictable reaction articles from the Post and Globe.. More to come!

NATIONAL POST STORY

GLOBE AND MAIL STORY