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Red Deer Home Sales for November 2016

Thursday, December 15th, 2016

Single- Family Home sales are up again, for the 3rd consecutive month! While November 2016, single- family home sales, only outperformed November 2015 by one sale, it’s still an improvement!!!!

For the rest of Central Alberta, single- family home sales, for November 2016 vs November 2015 are: Blackfalds is up 30% up, Sylvan Lake is up 46%, Innisfail stayed the same, Lacombe is down 10%, and Penhold is down 60%.
For the most part, sales are up!
Days on the market, for Red Deer single- family homes, are up from 45 days- on- the- market in November 2015, to 61 days- on- the- market.
Average sale price was $340,000, and there is currently 4.11 months of inventory on the market.
I, am excited to see what 2017 brings to the table. My wish is more employment, for all and a renewed consumer confidence!
To find out what you Red Deer home is worth, contact me here or call me at 403-396-0721.

Living in Red Deer, Alberta

Thursday, March 5th, 2015

Living in Red Deer, Alberta

There are tons of great reasons to live in Red Deer! Among them are the great parks and trail systems, recreation centres and activities, schools (both public and catholic), hospital and health care, job opportunities, libraries and museums, events, nearby lakes and easy access to both Edmonton and Calgary. Click on the photo to learn more about living in Red Deer on The City of Red Deer website.

Photo: reddeer.com

Photo: reddeer.com

Contact Shantel with any real estate questions!

10 Tips to Consider Before Buying a House

Tuesday, March 3rd, 2015

10 Tips to Consider Before Buying a House in Red Deer!

Buying a house isn’t just about the house hunting! There are other factors you need to consider before you start looking at houses. Click on 10 Tips to Consider Before Buying a House for some tips on getting started finding your perfect home!

Photo- hgtv.ca

Photo- hgtv.ca

Contact Shantel with any real estate questions or for recommendations for a mortgage professional in Red Deer and Central Alberta!

10 Must-Have Apps for House Hunting in Red Deer!

Thursday, February 12th, 2015

10 Must-Have Apps for House Hunting in Red Deer!

Here’s a link to 10 must-have house hunting apps! There’s everything from Realtor.ca Mobile App that keeps you up-to-date on new listings, Royal LePage Canada app that can save your neighbourhood search and give updates on fluctuating home prices and open houses in that area, AroundMe allows you to quickly learn what’s in the neighbourhood like schools, stores, hospital, etc, Canadian Mortgage instantaneously calculates your mortgage, Magic Plan creates floor plans from pictures, Houzz gives inspiring interior design ideas, and more! And they’re all FREE!

Photo- iphoneincanada.ca

Photo- iphoneincanada.ca

 Contact Shantel with your real estate questions for the Red Deer area!


Step-By-Step Home Buying

Thursday, October 2nd, 2014

Step- by- Step Home Buying Guide

For those of you new to home buying, or maybe you just haven’t done it in a few years, I have found a really good guide to help you along the way.  It has everything from determining if you are financially ready to being a homeowner and everything in between. Click the Steps for CMHC‘s step-by-step guide to the home buying process.

Step 1: Is Home Ownership Right For You?

Step 2: Are You Financially Ready?

Step 3: Which Home Is Right For You?

Step 4: The Buying Process

Step 5: Now That You’re A Homeowner

Words To Know When Buying A Home

Worksheets 

I can also help you through the home buying process in Red Deer & Central Alberta.  It gives me great job satisfaction to help a client purchase a property that is right for them.  Contact me or visit my website!

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