Sales in the city of Lethbridge continued to trend up this month as slower sales in the initial shutdown period are shifting into summer months.  July recorded 206 sales in the city of Lethbridge, AB...the strongest July since 2006!  While it was not enough to offset earlier losses and sales remain below last year's levels, unlike other areas, year-to-date sales activity is only slightly lower than the longer-term averages.

In July, we also saw that some of the sellers were returning to...

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20 Ways to Save Money and Stretch Your Household Budget

These days, it seems like everyone’s looking for ways to cut costs and stretch their income further. Fortunately, there are some simple steps you can take to reduce your household expenses without making radical changes to your standard of living. When combined, these small adjustments can add up to significant savings each month.

Here are 20 things you can start doing today to lower your bills, secure better deals, and begin working toward...

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...a Tom Ferry article...

No. 1: Are You a Lion or a Lamb?

Think of a lion or a lioness for a second. What do they do when something happens? Do they freak out? No. They remain calm. They survey the situation. They protect their own. They exhibit strength and act like a LEADER!

Now contrast that with a lamb… Lambs follow the herd. They flee at the mere sound of a twig breaking. They panic and run in fear.

In this crisis, are you going to be a lion/lioness or a lamb?  You need to decide....

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News release

February 18, 2020 - Ottawa, Ontario - Department of Finance Canada

For many Canadians, their home is the most important investment they will make in their lifetime. That is why the Government of Canada has introduced measures to help more Canadians achieve their housing needs while also taking measured actions to contain risks in the housing market. A stable and healthy housing market is part of a strong economy, which is vital to building and supporting a strong middle class.


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Attached goods are items you can not remove from the property without causing damage or that are physically attached to the property via pipes, screws, bolts, or nails.  Attached goods stay with the property unless there is a specific exclusion in the listing agreement or in a buyer's offer to purchase.  These include:

* garburator

* water softener

* kitchen cabinets

* built-in appliances

* central vacuum system

* garage door opener

Unattached goods are movable items.  Sellers usually...

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Further improvements in sales this month pushed overall year-to-date sales nearly 2 percent higher than last year.  At the same time, new listings also rose, keeping inventories elevated compared to last year.  However, given the sales activity for the second month in a row, the months of supply has eased compared to the previous year and sits below long-term trends for this time of year. 

While earlier in this year our Lethbridge market was demonstrating some signs of buyers' conditions,...

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