341 CHAPARRAL VALLEY ME SE, Calgary, Alberta

September 18th, 2017

I just sold this House at 341 CHAPARRAL VALLEY ME SE, Calgary, Alberta Chaparral.

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280 Silverado BV SW, Calgary, Alberta

September 18th, 2017

I just sold this House at 280 Silverado BV SW, Calgary, Alberta Silverado.

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Market Review - Acreages - Foothills & Rockyview

September 5th, 2017

Real Estate Market Update – Foothills & Rockyview – Aug, 2017

By Wayne Chaulk

 

I thought for this article I would do a review of the activity throughout the MD Foothills and Rockyview relative to sales in several price ranges that I’ve chosen as well as look at current inventory levels in those price ranges.  I wanted to get a sense of the volume of sales below and above $1M and $2M as we ...

Pondering Condo Living

February 21st, 2017

By Wayne Chaulk

As many people are considering downsizing from their acreages or just trying a different lifestyle with less responsibilities, condo living is often a consideration these day, particularly with the proliferation of condo developments available downtown and in most city communities, small towns and some country areas.  So if you have not yet investigated condo living and some ...

2017 Real Estate Forecast

February 3rd, 2017

2017 CALGARY REAL ESTATE FORECAST

Wayne Chaulk

And so another year rolls around, and with it comes a new hopeful economic outlook.  What follows is a summary of the Calgary Real Estate Board’s forecast for 2017 provide to us at the 2017 Forecast Breakfast conference for Realtors which will provide my readers with a good overview of what we might expect. I suspect most of these predictions w ...

Key Things To Consider when Buying Your Next Home

October 5th, 2016

Key Things to Consider When Buying Your Next Home

By Wayne Chaulk


In my last article I covered off several key considerations you should give attention to when listing your property in our more challenging market environment.  In this article I am looking at it from a buyer’s perspective. Many of these buyer’s considerations are critically important in our slower market environment (which i ...

Protecting Your Investment in Your Home in Tougher Times

September 7th, 2016

Protecting Your Investment in Your Home in Tougher Times

By Wayne Chaulk

Here are some things to be more careful about as we go through this most recent economic downturn which affects all of us to some degree or another.

Today, it is becoming more and more important to conserve energy and resources in our homes and protect this major investment.  This also means you need to keep your prop ...

Why Your Home Hasn't Sold by Wayne Chaulk

August 23rd, 2016

Wondering Why Your Property Hasn't Sold?

by Wayne Chaulk

 

After 22 years as a Realtor handling all sizes and types  of properties I think I have experienced most of the possibilities that occur or don't occur during the selling and buying process.  Over the years I have evaluated many properties that I have not been chosen to list (usually because of my pricing recommendations) but I have ...

15 Low Cost Tips To Improve Your Property

August 16th, 2016

15 LOW COST TIPS TO IMPROVE YOUR PROPERTY

Wayne Chaulk

 

When preparing to sell your home, the goal is to sell it quickly at the highest price possible within the current market, while investing as little as possible in renovations. 

Tip #1:  Refresh the Exterior

Many buyers will not venture out of their car if they do not find the exterior appealing.  Painting trim, pressure washing vin ...

6 Common Home Maintenance Mistakes Home owners Make

August 5th, 2016
SIX COMMON HOME MAINTENANCE MISTAKES
By Wayne Chaulk

Your home requires a certain amount of maintenance over the years to ensure that it will properly withstand varying weather conditions, general living wear and tear and help keep up the home’s value. And this year we are experiencing an above normal amount of rainfall which can cause havoc with houses. Without proper ongoing care of the basic ...