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You've found your dream home! If you're like most people, your pets are an important part of your family. And when you move to a new home, you want to make sure that they are as comfortable and safe as possible. We'll discuss everything from preparing for the move to setting up your new home. So whether you're moving across town or across the country, read on for advice that will help make the transition smoother for both you and your furry friends!

Have your pet's records in a safe place.

One of the first things you'll need to do is get your pet's records in order. Make sure you have copies of their vaccinations, as well as any other pertinent medical information and store it in a safe place that it won't easily get lost in the move. You'll

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The Saskatchewan real estate market offers a diverse selection of property offerings, including residential, commercial, and agricultural. Whether you are looking for property in a Saskatchewan city or one of the province’s many small towns, the options are endless for finding exactly what you’ve been looking for. And as one of Canada’s most affordable provinces, it is certainly well worth the investment, as you can get more for less.

 

Residential Real Estate in Saskatchewan

Searching for vacant land to build your dream home? Perhaps you are hoping to find a single family house for sale? No matter your residential real estate needs, you can be sure to find your perfect fit with the help of an experienced Saskatchewan REALTOR®. 

For those

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With beautiful prairie landscapes and tons of space to stretch and grow, the buying interest for Saskatchewan acreages is certainly very healthy. This could mean great news for those who may be looking to sell an acreage in Saskatchewan. But it’s still important to note the distinct differences between selling rural property and selling a home in the city. 

 

Selling an Acreage vs. Selling a Home

No matter whether you’re selling an acreage or selling a home in the city, the results you can expect to see will be influenced by the same factors as with all residential real estate. This includes the current state of the real estate market, home characteristics, and price. All of these factors contribute to the success of a residential real

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For some, the perfect dream home is a single-family suburban 2-storey with all the city amenities just blocks from their front door. For others, that same dream looks a little more like the quiet serenity of an acreage settled in the country away from the city landscape.

Buying an Acreage in Saskatchewan

A picturesque prairie setting, Saskatchewan is the perfect place to find the acreage property you and your family have been wishing for. If you are considering buying an acreage in Saskatchewan, though, there are some distinctive differences in the process from finding a home in the city of Saskatoon. Of course, the best way to navigate these differences is to work with a trusted local REALTOR​​® with experience in acreage real estate. But

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Are you in the market for a new home? If so, you may want to consider some of Saskatoon's underrated neighbourhoods.

While most people think about Stonebridge, The Willows, or Nutana when they are looking for a new place to live, there are actually four great neighbourhoods that often get overlooked. In this blog post, we will take a closer look at each of these neighbourhoods.

Four neighbourhoods in Saskatoon that are often overlooked are Holiday Park, King George, Queen Elizabeth, and Mount Royal.

Holiday Park is located in the south-central part of Saskatoon. The neighbourhood is home to a variety of amenities, including the Holiday Park Shopping Centre, the Holiday Park Golf Course - a championship 18-hole and executive 9-hole course. It

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Saskatoon wears its "Foodies Paradise" badge with honour. With so many restaurants to choose from one could spend every day of the year trying a new restaurant and never run out of options! Plus, the great thing about local restaurants is supporting small businesses, farmers and producers in the community. Since most of our produce is seasonal, menus are apt to change every few months, making it exciting to revisit. Not sure where to start? No problem! I have done the heavy lifting for you with a concise list of my favourite local Saskatoon restaurants you need to try this summer!

Best Brunch

Hometown Diner: Located in Riversdale, on 20th Street, each dish is made from scratch with the freshest ingredients. Chef Cole Dobranski and his team

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Buying a home can be challenging. After all, there are many steps, tasks, and requirements, and you may be anxious about making an expensive mistake.

To clarify the process, so you can get the most out of your purchase, here is a rundown of what to consider before you buy, and what you can expect from the homebuying process itself. Plus, tips to make life easier after buying your home.

Why to Make a List of Wants & Needs Before Buying a House

  • Creating a list of wants and needs will save you plenty of time in the long run when you won’t have to bother looking at houses that don’t “fit.”

  • It allows you to think about the investment with your head, not your heart.

  • Gets all the buyers involved on the same page, eliminating

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It’s no secret that technology has invaded every aspect of our lives, and the real estate industry is no different. The past few years have seen an explosion of growth in what technology is being used and how it has shaped the way we sell houses today. 

Come with me as we explore how technology has made buying and selling homes more effortless and why it's better than ever to work with a trusted real estate professional in this ever-shifting industry. 

Social Media & Advertising

Before the abundance of technology, the best way to promote a home on the market used to be through newspaper ads or billboards. While these methods are still in use, the real estate industry has significantly shifted to adopting social media and websites as a key

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When searching for your dream home, it's easy to get caught up in the little details when creating your list of wants and needs. Just as important as the number of bedrooms and having a finished basement, though, is the neighbourhood all those features will be in. With over 60 to choose from, choosing the right neighbourhood in Saskatoon can feel like a daunting task. But really, it all comes down to what is most important to you—whether that is access to amenities, commutability, affordability, etc.

For some, that one thing they may be prioritizing in their home search is finding a new home in which they can make their family's mark. And though infill properties are growing in popularity, the best place to find a new home is in one of Saskatoon's

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So after days, weeks, or maybe even months of searching, you’ve finally found your dream home. Congratulations! You’re about to own a home—perhaps even your first home—and while that’s an exciting new venture to look forward to, there’s a lot to take care of before possession day. There seems to be an endless list of things to remember, from meetings with your real estate lawyer to securing your mortgage. And to top it all off, you’ve just now come across “title insurance” but have no idea what it is or whether you need it.

What is Title Insurance

First and foremost, to understand title insurance, you will need to understand what a title is. Essentially, a title is just the legal term for the right to own the property. So when you buy a home,

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