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Real estate: long flip versus quick flip

Globe & Mail: Cindy, 39-year-old Toronto MBA grad doesn’t collect shoes or keep old magazines. Houses are her thing. “I wanted to take control of my future. And what I really loved to do was renovate, have tenants and make great homes for people,” she says. “As soon as I ...

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Tips on Ways to Flip a House

Method 1 of 4: Sensible Purchasing <img alt=”Image titled Flip a House Step 1″ src=”http://pad1.whstatic.com/images/thumb/5/50/Flip-a-House-Step-1.jpg/728px-Flip-a-House-Step-1.jpg” width=”728″ height=”546″ class=”whcdn”> 1 Familiarize yourself with how to buy a home or condo. If you’ve already done that, then you already know the process and it’s second nature. If you have not ever purchased ...

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What Should be Considered in Choosing a Location for a House on an Acreage?

  Place the house to provide the desired views, but realize the only view landowners control is the view to their property line. Beyond the property boundary, the view is controlled by other landowners. Sewage systems must go downhill, which is critical in properly locating a house. The location of ...

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New Community in SW Calgary “Belmont”

The city’s southwest corner will see a new community start to take shape in 2016. On the west side of Macleod Trail and south of Silverado, United Communities will start construction on bringing services to Belmont. United’s marketing director Steve LePan says the developer hopes to sell the first lots ...

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