Blog by Cher Ewing

Alberta Realtors seek increase in government Home Buyer Plan

September 23rd, 2015

Albertan agents seek increase in HBP

by John Tenpenny23 Sep 2015                                              
            
                        The Realtors Association of Edmonton is urging all federal candidates to support an increase to the maximum borrowing amount available to consumers through the Home Buyers’ P ...

Who would you nominate?

September 11th, 2015
Invest in your community                
by CREB Charitable Foundation on Sep 11, 2015

In a few short months, 15 different organizations will receive a generous donation on behalf of Calgary and area REALTORS®. Which local causes will be celebrated? It’s up to you to decide.

As a CREB® member, you can be part of the decision-making process by nominating your favorite organization for a $ ...

The Bank of Canada announced Wednesday morning

September 9th, 2015
The Bank of Canada announced Wednesday morning it will maintain its target for the overnight rate at 0.5%.

“The Bank of Canada today announced that it is maintaining its target for the overnight rate at 1/2 per cent,” the bank writes in a release. “The Bank Rate is correspondingly 3/4 per cent and the deposit rate is 1/4 per cent.”

Inventory Levels Rise

September 2nd, 2015
  
                            
     

Inventory       levels rise

     
     

August sales activity falls below long-term averages

     

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Calgary’s residential resale housing market recorded       further easing in absorption rates in August due to weaker sales       activity.

     

Sales in the city d ...