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By Robert May, Real Estate & Mortgage Expert - Lethbridge, AB
(Robert W May - Lethbridge Real Estate)
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 University of Lethbridge Rated 3rd Best in Canada 2016May 17, 2016    The University of Lethbridge once again continued to impress in the annual Macleans Magazine rankings of Undergraduate Universities in Canada.http://www.macleans.ca/education/best-universities-primarily-undergraduate-2016/ Las...
By Robert May, Real Estate & Mortgage Expert - Lethbridge, AB
(Robert W May - Lethbridge Real Estate)
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Are you thinking about moving to Lethbridge? I get phone calls and emails from people who live in various parts of the country asking about retiring to Lethbridge, or moving here to attend school or for employment relocation.  Our city is attractive compared to many other cities.  Our weather is ...
By Edward & Celia Maddox, EXPERIENCE & INTEGRITY - WE TAKE THE HIGH ROAD
(Solutions Real Estate)
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The Celtic Connection TeamSolutions Real EstateEdward Maddox, Associate Broker, MRE, GRI, ABR, Celia Maddox, Realtor, The Celtic Connection Realty Team - We Take the High RoadSolutions Real Estate - Multi-Million Dollar Producers 2004-2014Direct: 480-987-9322 Cell: 480-612-7968 Fax: 800-410-9607T...
By Robert May, Real Estate & Mortgage Expert - Lethbridge, AB
(Robert W May - Lethbridge Real Estate)
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Do you track your own search engine rankings?  I use a couple of different tools to monitor the ranking of many sites that I own.  I don't often bother checking them too regularly, but when I do I find it interesting to see which agents are ranking at the top.  In the past, I used to have the #1 ...
By Robert May, Real Estate & Mortgage Expert - Lethbridge, AB
(Robert W May - Lethbridge Real Estate)
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In some places in North America, real estate transactions are handled differently than here in Alberta.  In some States and Provinces, the escrow, title transfer, and mortgage registrations are handled exclusively by lawyers, while in other areas things can be handled by a notary or other methods...
By Robert May, Real Estate & Mortgage Expert - Lethbridge, AB
(Robert W May - Lethbridge Real Estate)
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Every few months I get contacted by a National or Internationsal media source looking for information about real estate or mortgage industry trends or activity.  It is commonly someone who is writing a piece which is comparing or contrasting statistical data or opinion on my market here in Lethbr...
By Robert May, Real Estate & Mortgage Expert - Lethbridge, AB
(Robert W May - Lethbridge Real Estate)
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 Lethbridge real estate lawyerUsing a good real estate lawyer can save you lots of money but also make the closing process on your real estate transaction quicker and smoother.  I often recommend a select few law offices in Lethbridge who specialize in closing real estate transactions in an exped...
By Jennifer Spanbauer Brodoway, just call jen
(Realty Executives )
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As of April 1, 2016, the Alberta government will no longer be mailing out renewal notices for vehicle registration or driver's licenses. Instead, they have set up an online sytem for you to receive the notices by email or text message.  You can sign up for the email and text message reminders at ...
By Todd and Danielle Millar, A decade of excellence!
(Glenn Simon Inc.)
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Alberta Oil Sands Investment Real Estate News®Glenn Simon Inc., Suite 1217, 5328 Calgary Trail NW, Edmonton, Alberta, Canada. Tel 1-888-780-5940 Fax 1-888-276-4517 www.glennsimoninc.com   email: info@glennsimoninc.com April 15th., 2016 Volume 20, Issue 7Dear Friends and Partners,Q: What are Mcdon...
By Robert May, Real Estate & Mortgage Expert - Lethbridge, AB
(Robert W May - Lethbridge Real Estate)
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Lethbridge Real Estate - Student Housing Photo: University of Lethbridge at sunset by Robert May   University of Lethbridge and the Lethbridge College attract thousands of students to the city each fall.  I believe the total number of students enrolled now is around 15,000 and I would estimate t...
By Robert May, Real Estate & Mortgage Expert - Lethbridge, AB
(Robert W May - Lethbridge Real Estate)
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  Anyone who is thining of becoming a homeowner and is needing to borrow money from a mortgage company to complete their purchase is going to have to face the reality of their credit report.  For those who have managed their finances and credit well in the past, this is no obstacle.  However for ...
By Edward & Celia Maddox, EXPERIENCE & INTEGRITY - WE TAKE THE HIGH ROAD
(Solutions Real Estate)
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Those immersed in housing trends likely know what makes today's buyers tick: updated kitchens and bathrooms, ample closet space, low-maintenance features, in-home technology. But what excited potential homebuyers a decade ago is vastly different from what interests today's generation of homeowner...
By Robert May, Real Estate & Mortgage Expert - Lethbridge, AB
(Robert W May - Lethbridge Real Estate)
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West Lethbridge House Fire - April 6, 2016Currently there is a residential fire happening in the west Lethbridge community of Sunridge.  This tragic event is being made worse by tremendously high winds we are currently experiencing.  Fire and ambulance crews are on hand and are having a challengi...
By Robert May, Real Estate & Mortgage Expert - Lethbridge, AB
(Robert W May - Lethbridge Real Estate)
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lethbridge real estate market  Relocating to Lethbridge and wondering how much a home here is worth? For those seeking to relocate to Lethbridge, Alberta a common question I am asked is "How much is the average home there?". The short answer is that an average home based upon MLS sales data coll...
By Robert May, Real Estate & Mortgage Expert - Lethbridge, AB
(Robert W May - Lethbridge Real Estate)
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 A friend of mine is putting his home up for sale in the next few months.  He is old and retired and wanting to move to something that offers him time to relax.  He might go to a seniors condo, but he is thinking he would like to stay in his own home right until he figures that he will need to hi...
By Robert May, Real Estate & Mortgage Expert - Lethbridge, AB
(Robert W May - Lethbridge Real Estate)
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Lethbridge Senior's' CondosI get a lot of calls from seniors wanting information on listings and availability of Lethbridge Senior's Condos.  Normally, I work with a ton of seniors in my business anyways, helping to manage and settle estates, helping in downsizing, even moving familes from off th...
By Robert May, Real Estate & Mortgage Expert - Lethbridge, AB
(Robert W May - Lethbridge Real Estate)
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Lethbridge Real Estate livestream     Hosting livestream events is sort of new and evolving.  As this technology is embraced it is going to become more and more common, so I have decided to give it a try.  The great thing about livestream is that you have an opportunity to interact directly with ...
By Robert May, Real Estate & Mortgage Expert - Lethbridge, AB
(Robert W May - Lethbridge Real Estate)
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Lethbridge Real Estate Statistics - February 2016Our local real estate board keeps statistics on the listings and sales which are shared with them.  These sales which are recorded in the MLS can be used to give a rough snapshot of the Lethbridge real estate market and help to answer that question...
By Robert May, Real Estate & Mortgage Expert - Lethbridge, AB
(Robert W May - Lethbridge Real Estate)
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The weather in Lethbridge has been unusually rainy the past month.  This had had a an impact on the local Lethbridge real estate market.  It has caused problems for some homeowners and kept some others from being able to put their home on the market.   This past week I was out showing lethbridge...
By Robert May, Real Estate & Mortgage Expert - Lethbridge, AB
(Robert W May - Lethbridge Real Estate)
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Here is another of my old videos that I made about 6 years ago.  This one was a feature that google rolled out that you could do custom searches and make your own commercial.  They debuted it during the superbowl 6 years ago and I made this one about a week afterwards.  It was just a novelty vide...

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