December 2014

Found 3 blog entries for December 2014.

How do REALTOR® fees work? How much do you get paid?

Typically, the fees for both the listing and purchasing REALTORS® are paid for by the seller. The fees are determined at the time the home owners sign the listing agreement. The fees can vary depending on the type of service you’re receiving. What this means is there are different types of services that different REALTOR®and brokerages offer. Ask your REALTOR® what their fees are.

Questions to ask a REALTOR before you hire themIs real estate your full time or part time job?

Your REALTOR® should be a full time agent. Like any professional you work with you want them to have the most experience possible and competently immersed in their profession. Full time REALTORS® see more properties, know the market and are going to be there when you

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Calgary offers diverse culture and unlimited opportunities for its born and bred Calgarians, new citizens and visitors. With 1.2 million people, nestled next to the Rocky Mountains under the prairie sky, Calgary boasts clean air and contagious spirit. Here are just a few reasons that make Calgary one of the most incredible cities to call home.

  1. With over 600km of pathways, you can get virtually anywhere in Calgary on your bicycle. Download the City of Calgary Pathways and Bikepaths App
  2. The famous Calgary Stampede is The Greatest Outdoor Show on Earth held for 10 days every July. To see what’s in store this year, visit the Calgary Stampede
  3. Rafting down the Bow River or Elbow River in the summer
  4. Ice skating at Olympic Plaza
  5. Escape to
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What do you do when you live in a city with no lakes…well you dig a massive hole, fill it with water and build beautiful homes around it. That’s what Vee Keith founder of Keith Construction did in southeast Calgary in 1967 when he created the first master planned lake community in Calgary called Lake Bonavista. Now several decades later Calgary has a number of lake communities that offer residents private access to all the water fun they want.


Calgary lake community.




Calgary’s 10 Lake Communities

  1. Lake Bonavista
  2. Lake Bonaventure
  3. Lake Midnapore
  4. Lake Chaparral
  5. Lake Sundance
  6. McKenzie Lake
  7. Auburn Bay
  8. Mahogany
  9. Arbour Lake
  10. Coral Springs

Lake Bonavista – Calgary’s First Master Planned Lake Community

The community of Lake Bonavista

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