Category Archives: Real Estate News & Opinions

CREB predicts modest growth in 2013

I attended the Calgary Real Estate Board (CREB) annual forecast and conference last week and am here to pass on the depths of wisdom learned from a day spent with thousands of realtors (okay, I… Read More

Christmas Wrap-Up

As the year draws to a close, I have many things to be thankful for and I hope you do, too. One thing that we Canadians can all be thankful for is an economy that… Read More

‘CREA’ting change and May Stats

It may not surprise you that CREA stands for the Canadian Real Estate Association. But it would surprise me if you knew anything they did for you! For all of you MLS-junkies out there, CREA… Read More

Introducing… HPI, the happy price index!

Okay, it’s actually an acronym for Home Price Index, but it does make me happy! The Calgary Real Estate Board has partnered with the Vancouver, Fraser Valley, Toronto and Montreal boards to develop a new… Read More

Home Insurance Q & A with Lacey

2011 has been a big year for hail damage insurance claims in Calgary. This got me thinking about what I am really covered for under my home insurance policy – and if there is anything… Read More