Monthly Archives: October 2014

Okotoks Real Estate Market Looking at Record Year

Real estate market rising

According to the Calgary Real Estate Board, home sales in the region are looking strong. This is a great time to buy or sell real estate in the Okotoks area, as sales are on the rise and real estate is in demand. There are plenty of homes available and the destination is becoming a target region.

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How Appraisers Determine the Value of Your Home

Home appraisal

When the time has come to sell your home, you want to make sure the value of your home is appraised accurately. After all, you have maintained it well and want to get top dollar for your property.

Appraisal affects pricing. Knowing what appraisers look for will help you understand the process; you can make sure all important areas of your home are as prepared as possible. Here is a brief overview:

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Using Color Psychology to Choose Interior Paint Colors

color psychology paint cans

When it comes to the colors we choose for the walls in our home, most of us choose shades we like, and why not? Every color selected is one we plan to live with for an indefinite period of time.

Color is often used to create a cozy, spacious feel in our surroundings. It can have more of an impact on our feelings than we realize. Known as “color psychology,” this phenomena can help you choose welcoming, comfortable colors in every room of your home.

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Subtle Ways to Improve Your Chances at Finding an Interested Buyer

House and driveway

When you list your home, you want your metaphorical fishing line to get a nibble as soon as possible. Timing is important. Generally speaking, the longer a home sits on the market, the tougher it is to sell.

Many sellers do not consider all the things they can do themselves to help gain interest in their property. Here are some easy but not always obvious ways to get your home noticed by the right home buyer.

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