This year the staff from the Edmonton office wanted to dress up and they definitely did. I even heard if you didn’t dress up, the social committee would dress you. .
While trolling the internet for interesting topics to include in my monthly newsletter, I came across an article on repairs vs. improvements. Depending on what style of investor you are, you may be more prone to one than the other. A repair is necessary for something to continue functioning. If your property is professionally managed then this is something your Property Manager would inform you needs to be done. In some cases, if a needed repair is not completed […]
I would like to announce that Ron Gauvreau has accepted the position of Branch Manager for our Edmonton office. Ron has been with York West Asset Management Group Inc. for 10 year and is well respected by his clients and his colleagues. Previously to working with York West, Ron worked at Telus in Engineering and Management for 27 years. Ron started the role on August 12, 2013. Welcome to Ron as the New Branch Manager in Edmonton Office.
The Alberta government is looking for feedback on some proposed changes to the condo act. The deadline for any feedback is April 2, 2013. Let’s Talk Condos
This year I attended the CMHC Fall Rental Reports presentation of the housing and rental market in Calgary and Alberta. The presentations were very good with a lot of good information. The overall feeling from the presentations is Alberta is doing good and is going to continue to do good. The analysis were showing a small growth with lower vacancies through the province. I recommend any one involved with real estate to sign up for the bi-annual rental reports, it […]
CMHC released their bi-annual rental reports. Here are the links. For the Alberta report: https://www03.cmhc-schl.gc.ca/?lang=en&cat=110 For the Calgary or Edmonton report:https://www03.cmhc-schl.gc.ca/?lang=en&cat=109
CMHC’s Rental Market Provincial Highlights for Alberta Here is the link to the newest rental report from CMHC for Alberta. http://www.cmhc-schl.gc.ca/odpub/esub/64483/64483_2010_B02.pdf
I would like to thank Stephen Cassady of Condo Papers for coming in today to train Michelle, Rebekah and me on how to set up our properties on the site. In the near future you will be able to purchase any needed condominium documents online; with most documents available immediately.