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By Robert May, Real Estate & Mortgage Expert - Lethbridge, AB
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Cheapest House in Lethbridge Are you looking for an inexpensive property? Are you just searching the internet and looking of the cheapest house in Lethbridge?  Well cheapest is not always the best value, but lets look at what you can get for a cheap price. Mobile homes - a mobile home is a self c...
By Robert May, Real Estate & Mortgage Expert - Lethbridge, AB
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How to Flip a House      With the many television shows showing people who buy old houses and fix them up to sell at a profit, there are an endless number of people who wish they could do that.  It looks like easy money on tv.  Heck they buy a house that is half price because it is dirty, they hi...
By Robert May, Real Estate & Mortgage Expert - Lethbridge, AB
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Lethbridge Law OfficeThere are several law offices in Lethbridge who are willing to work on real estate transactions.  In fact, the majority of our offices will do these transactions.  The reality is though that many of them really do not want to.  They only take that business because the do not ...
By Robert May, Real Estate & Mortgage Expert - Lethbridge, AB
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Jeff Reimer - Royal Lepage Jeff has been in real estate since 1993.  He joined the industry about 6 months before I did and started his career at Royal Lepage in Lethbridge, Alberta.  When I entered the profession, I basically was sitting in the next cubical over from Jeff and we got to know each...
By Robert May, Real Estate & Mortgage Expert - Lethbridge, AB
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West Lethbridge Real Estate The part of Lethbridge which is located on the western bank of the Old Man River coulee banks is commonly referred to locally as "the westside".   Development there really started in about 1970 with the construction of the iconic University of Lethbridge.  This large c...
By Robert May, Real Estate & Mortgage Expert - Lethbridge, AB
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Lethbridge Duplex Properties     A duplex is a type of residential buildling which has 2 seperate dwellings in it.  These 2 units can be upstairs vs downstairs or more commonly side by side.  The side by side duplex is the most popular and common style of attached property that you will find in L...
By Robert May, Real Estate & Mortgage Expert - Lethbridge, AB
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Lethbridge Condos      Most people truly do not know what a condominium is.  This is because the first condos that we all became familiar with in our region all looked the same or possibley you moved to Canada and never encountered them previously.  These original condos were all 2 storey townhou...
By Robert May, Real Estate & Mortgage Expert - Lethbridge, AB
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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 Robert May, Real Estate & Mortgage Expert - Lethbridge, AB
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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
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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 Robert May, Real Estate & Mortgage Expert - Lethbridge, AB
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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
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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 Robert May, Real Estate & Mortgage Expert - Lethbridge, AB
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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
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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
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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
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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...
By Robert May, Real Estate & Mortgage Expert - Lethbridge, AB
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Searching for Lethbridge Real Estate OnlineMany buyers start their home search online.  In fact, the vast majority of buyers turn to the internet when looking for information on a community or for listings of homes in that city.Lethbridge is no different.  Most of our serious home buyers start th...
By Robert May, Real Estate & Mortgage Expert - Lethbridge, AB
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Lethbridge For Sale By Owner Real EstateI made this video over 6 years ago discussing the fact that there were currently a few different companies operating in Lethbridge helping home owners sell their properties on their own.  Since the time I made this video, I believe all of the companies whic...
By Robert May, Real Estate & Mortgage Expert - Lethbridge, AB
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The following is an old video I made about Lethbridge Manufactured Homes. Most of the information on this old video is still current.  The only thing that is really changed much is that they are now more difficult to finance than they were in the past.  It is still possible, but not nearly as sim...
By Robert May, Real Estate & Mortgage Expert - Lethbridge, AB
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Lethbridge Seniors Condos This is a hot and growing segment of the real estate market in Lethbridge and southern Alberta.  There are more and more developments being built and designed specifically for the aging market.  These customers have been the driving force in the real estate marketplace f...

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