What Are The Top- 5 Amenities In a Calgary New Home Search !

Fri, 16 Dec by Ken MacAulay

The recent Zillow survey  notes the most important features that Home Buyers are looking for in a New Calgary  Home Search are :

1-Affordability -is the home within their budget?

2-Safe Neighbourhood – Is the community safe for their family .

3-Floorpan – Does the floor plan fit their needs

4- Bedrooms – Has the preferred number of bedrooms to meet the family’s needs

5-Close to job /school – Is the home a short commute to the parents work as well as to the children’s school

All these as well as move-in ready, as well as is the home in the preferred school district are some of the key drivers of todays Calgary  Home Buyers .

How Buyers Find a Realtor@

Wed, 14 Dec by Ken MacAulay

According to the latest  Zillow Group Report 2016 the majority of Total Buyers using an agent find their Realtor@ via referral  31% Millennials ( 18-34 ) , 32% Gen-X  (35-49) ,33% Baby Boomers ( 50-64) & 39% the Silent Gen-(65-75 ) .

My business is about 90% Referral based , I usually get a Referral from the many satisfied Buyers & Sellers that I worked with over the past 14 yrs . As they say a “Referral is the Greatest Compliment You Can Get “ I am so Thankful & Grateful for each & everyone .

KEN’S RANT / CALGARY REAL ESTATE MARKET UPDATE… NOV/16

Mon, 12 Dec by Ken MacAulay

There are many advisors putting the spin on what is happening in the Calgary Real Estate market .. here is my BOMB /BOMB e-mail on mine…. SEE YOU AGAIN NEXT MONTH!

 

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The HIA – Home Investment Advisor – What all Homeowners should know !

Sun, 11 Dec by Ken MacAulay

It has been a few months since I started with the HIA program .  Through HIA  the Home-Owners are able to keep track of the valuable HOME info that is available to my clients in a very straight forward easy to mange Dashboard. .Here are a few KEY advantages of being and HIA client :

1- Have at your fingertips the most up to date value of your MOST VALUABLE ASSET ….YOUR HOME .( updated yearly by Ken to reflect current values )

2- Know what Market Trends are happening in your neighborhood

3- have all the contact info for a TOP RATED   Mortgage Broker, Insurance Broker , Painters , Plumbers as well as a host of many more (Ken Approved trades )

4- have first hand knowledge of what value will be gained if you Reno bathrooms, kitchen etc and exactly what they will cost as well as what value will be gained by doing so .

This and Many more advantages you will gain as a Homeowner as well as a First Time Buyer or MOVE-UP OWNER .

I have seen over 30 clients to date to give them a one-one tutorial on the advantages of the HIA system . I will send you a Bomb/Bomb VIDEO E-MAIL to let you know I have completed your updated CMA and book an appointment to pop bye and show you what this system is all about .

If you know of anyone in your sphere of influence that would like the same HIA set up for them please ask them to contact me and I will be glad to do the same  for them .

Hope to Pop-Bye and See you soon !

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