Category Archives: Real Estate Market

Easy home staging in any season

Planning an end of Summer sale?  Whether you hire a pro or go it alone, a little staging is always worthwhile when you’re selling your home. Why? Because your potential buyers’ first impression of your home is usually what determines … Continue reading

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Commission-free is so hot right now

Commission-free is so hot right now There’s a new way to sell real estate! Thousands of Albertans are forgoing high commission real estate models. They’re determined to sell their homes on their own in order to pocket thousands in commission. … Continue reading

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12 Advantages of Buying a Newly-Built Home

Whem it comes to buying a home, newly-built homes offer homebuyers some great advantages. Check them out here. Continue reading

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Canada Home Prices Have Biggest Gain in 2 Years

Canada sees the biggest gain in home prices in over two years and home sellers are in the money. Continue reading

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ByTheOwner.com Becomes ComFree!

To support our Canada-wide expansion and our extended services offer, we have adopted a new-and-improved brand image. ByTheOwner.com is changing its name to ComFree to better reflect the fact that our services are absolutely COMMISSION FREE! We have also refreshed … Continue reading

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New Mortgage Rules for 2011

UPDATED: SEPTEMBER 6, 2011 In January 2011, Canadian Minister of Finance, Jim Flaherty, announced new mortgage rules for Canadians. The federal government announced that Canadian mortgage insurance rules would become more stringent due to rising household debt in a low-interest … Continue reading

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Questions to ask during a visit to a property

When you visit a property, it is normal to have certain questions to ask the seller. This allows you to clarify certain things that will help you in making a decision. It is the seller?s responsibility to respond adequately and … Continue reading

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