By: Emmanuel Ajayi

Tips to Sell Property Inherited with Family Members

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Have you recently inherited a home from a loved one who passed away? It’s not unheard of for the surviving children to be gifted the family home once their parents have died. When you find yourself in this position, hopefully, you’ll already be prepared with some plans for this valuable asset. If you and your siblings intend to sell the house, here are the steps to take. Make sure eve...Read More

By: Emmanuel Ajayi

Why is Winter a Good Time to Buy a Home?

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If you’re looking for the perfect property you might be wondering if buying a home in winter is a good idea. Maybe you’re ready to find your dream home, want to accommodate your family with a larger house or planning to downsize in retirement. Whatever the case, the colder months can be the perfect opportunity to start house hunting. Here’s what my experience has taught me: Less...Read More

By: Emmanuel Ajayi

When to Rent and When to Buy

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Do you currently rent your home? Maybe you’ve been in the same house or apartment for a few years and are wondering if it might be a good time to purchase a property. This is a very big decision and the answer isn’t the same for everyone. To help you determine if this is the right time for you to jump into home ownership, take a look at the questions below. How are your finances? Thi...Read More

By: Emmanuel Ajayi

Sold! Here’s How I Can Sell Your Home Fast in Calgary

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Real estate is more than career to me – it’s something that I live and breath. There’s no greater feeling in the world than helping one of my client’s seal the deal on selling their property. I know how important it is to find a buyer who recognizes the value of your home and is interested in moving quickly. As one of the top producing sales agents with CIR Realty, my track...Read More

By: Emmanuel Ajayi

The Best Low-cost Family Weekend Activities in Calgary

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Weekends are precious times for spending with family. If you have youngsters, you’ll appreciate how quickly children grow up. Here are some great ideas for making marvelous memories with your loved ones without breaking the bank. Inglewood Bird Sanctuary and Nature Centre This is a wonderful place to spend some family time. Would you believe the conservation area has been in operation sinc...Read More

By: Emmanuel Ajayi

Moving Tips

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Would you believe that the average Canadian family moves every five to seven years? If you’re moving house, whether it’s to another city or across town, is a very big undertaking. So, you could definitely benefit from some advice – right? Here are 10 tips to remember. Some of this is shared from my personal experience. Purge what you don’t need Why waste time and energ...Read More

By: Emmanuel Ajayi

Renting Out Your Property

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Do you have a property that you’d like to rent? If you’ve read my blog post about advertising on Airbnb, that’s one option. On the other hand, perhaps you’re thinking of a long-term lease and are confident that you understand what’s involved in being a landlord. Here’s my best advice on how to rent out your property. Determine the finances Educate yourself abo...Read More

By: Emmanuel Ajayi

Different Types of Mortgages

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What do you know about mortgages? You’re likely aware that they’re not all the same. It’s helpful to understand how these financial vehicles differ from one another so that you can find a type that’s the best fit for you and your family. The Canadian government has some excellent in-depth information. With that in mind, let’s start with the following basics. Here&rsqu...Read More

By: Emmanuel Ajayi

Do You Want to Park a Trailer on Your Property? Here Are the Rules in Calgary

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Spring has definitely arrived in our fair city and, like many Calgarians, you might be thinking about a summer vacation. Trailers and other types of recreational vehicles are extremely popular these days for getaways. Maybe you want to park your RV at your home to accommodate out-of-town family visiting or you simply want a safe place to store it nearby? Here are the rules for having a trailer on ...Read More

By: Emmanuel Ajayi

What’s Calgary city council discussing that may impact home owners?

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If you’re a homeowner in our city of Calgary, no doubt you pay some attention to the local government scene. Your chief concerns likely relate to your property assessment. However, keep in mind that a range of decisions made by the mayor and city councilors can impact anyone who owns properties. Let’s take a look at the sorts of issues being debated at the city level. Property taxes ...Read More