Blog by Ken Morris

Q1 2011 COCHRANE STATS WRAP

April 1st, 2011
Here is a quick rundown on the Cochrane Stats picture as we wrap up Quarter 1 of 2011.

PHIL SOPER ON MORTGAGE CHANGES

January 17th, 2011
Good Interview with Phil Soper of Royal LePage on the latest Mortgage Changes on BNN 

WATCH CLIP HERE 

MORTGAGE CHANGES

January 16th, 2011
Looks like the Federal Government is about to unveil some changes to Mortgage rules in the country, ahead of the budget which is a surprise..

some great perspective as always from Greg Williamson of 180 degrees Coaching and Canada Mortgage Direct. By the way if you are interested in the Real Estate and Mortgage biz, this is a guy you need to follow!

Here is a more detailed story on the issue in ...

2011 HOUSING FORECAST

January 13th, 2011
2011 Housing forecast on BNN from Phil Soper, President and CEO, Royal LePage Real Estate Services and Brookfield Real Estate Services.

WATCH THE INTERVIEW HERE


WHY SO DOWN?

August 27th, 2010


Seems that a lot of the Agents I'm doing business with lately are really down on the market.. Is it really that bad..? Or did everyone get spoiled in 2007?

Why so down? Blog Transcription

Hey there Rob Reynar here checking in. I just wanted to talked a little bit about the general Real Estate market as I see it. Lots of media reports specifically the Calgary Herald which always se ...

CALGARY #1 FOR INVESTMENT

August 11th, 2010

 


 

www.MorrisReynar.com - A very positive report this week from Don Campbell and REIN - Calgary is the top spot in the country to put your Real Estate Investment dollars. 
http://www.donrcampbell.com/top-canadian-investment-cities-to-be-featured-in-the-national-post-financial-post

www.MorrisReynar.com - A very positive report this week from Don Campbell and REIN - Calgary is the ...

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 ...

MAY MARKET THOUGHTS

June 2nd, 2010

 
The usual monthly numbers are out and the pontificating begins... I'm not sure you need to be a stats major to figure this one out.. Sales are down, Listings are up... I even have graphs to prove it!

May Market Thoughts Blog Transcription

Hey There! Rob Reynar here checking in just getting ready to do an evaluation tomorrow. Here's a Market Evaluation getting ready to present that to som ...

HIGH END HOUSES SELLING

April 28th, 2010


 
The Million Dollar plus market is soaring right now right across the country, but does that mean we can sit back and enjoy a full market "recovery"? Not so fast.

High End Houses Selling Blog Transcription

Hey there, Rob Reynar here checking in. Lots of talk in the last couple of days about a news report after a study by RE/MAX that the high end market is really driving part of the real ...

November Market Update

December 1st, 2009

http://www.robreynar.com/Blog.php/486 Wow! What a super month for Real Estate in Cochrane! This is a great pace through the first 2 months of Q4, could be one of the best ever..

So...How's the Market?

October 7th, 2009

http://www.robreynar.com/ViewBlog/443/ - Lots of the questions about the health of the Real Estate Market... I think it's really strong actually, especially in certain property types.. But does what I think really matter? Isn't it all about consumer confidence?

Be Careful with RE Stats

September 22nd, 2009

We all get Real Estate Stats from many different places. I'm a big fan, but even I admit you have to be very careful when using them. After all, they can be very misleading.

Greg Williamson's Mortgage Blog