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HGTV's Scott McGillivray- Free Real Estate Investment Seminar

(January 27, 2017)




Have you ever watched Income Property on HGTV? If you didn't recognize the name immediately, or don't watch HGTV much, Scott McGillivray is the young, sometimes goofy, host of HGTV's Income Property show. He started buying investment properties while he was still in college and found he had quite the knack for it, and now owns over 700 properties 15 years later. Scott is coming to Edmonton on Febr... read more.

 5 Ways to Fight Those January Blues

(January 23, 2017)



Every year it's the same- January rolls around and I feel less motivated, get less done, feel less positive. Whether it's because of the cold Canadian weather, a "let-down" from the excitement of the Christmas holidays, or something else, here are 5 ways to combat the winter woes:

1. Vitamins- Over the years I have learned that the simplest thing to do to combat this is to take some vitamins. My go... read more.

It's National Popcorn Day!

(January 19, 2017)



There are some fairly silly "days" celebrated in the world (ie. this Sunday is Answer Your Cat's Questions Day?!?), but I can completely support a National Popcorn Day! It's January- any excuse for celebration, fun, and/or food is good enough for me. Here are some ideas on how you can celebrate this day:

1. What's the first place you think of when you think of popcorn? Why, the movie theatre of cou... read more.

A Home Staging Education Through YouTube

(January 16, 2017)



Home staging can make such a difference when it comes to success in selling your home. Maybe you already know this, but don't even know where to begin? Sit back and watch the following videos and you will have a great start in understanding what are some of the most important things to think about when setting up your home for showings and the reasoning why home staging is so important. 

Home Stagin... read more.

5 Coolest Home Tech Products at CES 2017

(January 09, 2017)




Home robots, levitating speakers, and drones...oh my! 

The annual Consumer Electronics Show (CES) in Las Vegas, is described as "the world's gathering place for all who thrive on the business of consumer technologies". This thing is gigantic! The numbers aren't out for 2017 as the conference just ended yesterday, but in 2016, there were almost 180,000 attendees, and the event spanned 2.47 million ne... read more.

Who Needs a Resolution Pep Talk?

(January 05, 2017)



Are you still hanging on to those New Year's resolutions, or have they already fallen by the wayside? Did you know that just 8% of people achieve their New Year's resolutions? Let's be part of that 8%... or better yet, let's be the factor that raises that percentage! 

First, let's make sure you are set up for success.
Let's go back and take a look at your resolution.

#1) Is your resolution specific? 
A... read more.