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I would like to Congratulate Noel Whitten as the new regional owner for A Buyer's Choice Home Inspections Atlantic Canada. Noel brings a tremendous amout of experice to the field.
Hello Everyone,I have some very exciting news.Many years ago I became interested in becoming a home inspector and I went into real estate to learn the in and outs of the industry. I have now made the transition into home inspections with A Buyer’s Choice Home Inspections as the Atlantic Regio...
By Michael Smith SellingNovaScotia.com 902.209.6745Here is an article from Roma Luciw of the Globe and Mail's ReportOnBusiness.com. It speaks of an average 10% gain in existing home sales in Canada from this period last year. Click on the thumbnail above to read the full article. Some good readin...
By Michael Smith SellingNovaScotia.com 902.209.6745 Here is an article from the CNW Group of how the Real Estate Markets are doing across Canada. Click on the thumbnail above to read the full article. Compared to the second quarter a year ago bungalows have increased 8.6%, two stories 14.5%, and...
By Michael SmithSellingNovaScotia.com902.209.6745I thought people might find this interesting. Here is really neat interactive map of Canada from CBC News. It shows house prices and apartment rents all across the country. The data shown is gathered from MLS and CMHC statistics. It is very intere...
From:EDITED BY STAFF, TRANSCONTINENTAL MEDIA The Nova Scotia Business Journal "...The real estate and rental and leasing sector is heading for another good year in 2007, with investment climbing 7.4% to $17.7 billion, a $1.2 billion gain.Most of this growth is from lessors of real estate, who pla...
By Michael SmithSellingNovaScotia.com902.209.6745Here is an article from the CBC news on what home prices are doing all throughout Canada. Please click the thumbnail above to read the full article."Home prices have added to their already impressive gains, as the national average resale price set...
Apple Blossom Festival in Nova Scotia, June 2007 Apple Blossom Festival By Michael Smith SellingNovaScotia.com 902.209.6745Below is a short video from the 2007 Apple Blossom Festival in Kentville last weekend for those of you who might want to see it. Apparently it has rained the last three years...
Historically, Spring is a popular time of year to put a home up for sale. But, is it the best time of year?In most locales, there are more new homes listed for sale in Spring than during any other season. This creates additional supply which, in theory, should create price competition and push ...
A questions that buyers often ask is: "How many homes will I need to see before I find the right one?" This is a hard question to answer because it varies from buyer to buyer. For example, buyers that use the Internet for research usually need to see fewer homes than buyers who do not. Researc...