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Getting Ready for the Spring Market 

The snow is starting to melt, and once it’s completely gone, it’s easy to see how all of that winter weather treated your yard and exterior of your home. With the spring market in full swing, it’s important to tackle these items before listing! We have put together a list to help your property stand out among the others, including yard cleanup, and a few more items that are important to focus on. 1. Clean Up Outside Broken branches, leaves

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A purchaser’s guide to buying in a seller’s market

The Real Estate Market in Fernie has been a BUSY one since July 2020, and now more than ever we are seeing that demand with more and more listings. With your home being one of the biggest purchases you will likely ever make, it is still important to be careful, despite the added pressure of competing offers, and heightened interest. You might be asking yourself how to properly navigate this. With so much to consider, there’s the potential to develop analysis

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November News from Fernie Real Estate Group

Hello everyone!   It’s been a busy fall and start to the winter season here in the valley. While we are still seeing lower than average inventory – we are very much dealing with an active market with motivated purchasers, with the The Kootenay Association of Realtors announcing another record breaking month in the region. This is the fourth month in a row that real estate sales have broken records.  As much as these types of statements and numbers are great to

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Getting Your House Winter Ready!

With the ski season around the corner, we are all getting ready for those winter adventures. Whether you’re the skiing type, or more of an après only type, we have some house tips for you to make sure that your property stays nice and warm through the winter, and that you aren’t running into any repairs when it’s minus 20.  While some of these tasks might not be your ideal use of time, you’ll be grateful later! Ensuring your home

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The Ultimate Homeowner Checklist

Whether you are looking to list, or you’re just ready to tackle a really good seasonal clean, we’ve outlined some tips and tricks so that you can keep every corner of your home in tip-top shape. Like a regular health check-up, a home maintenance schedule is important for every house’s upkeep. Continuing to check on your exterior, appliances, heating and cooling, plumbing, security, and electrical systems will help prevent breakdowns, save money, and keep your home looking its best. Clean

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How to Start the Search for a New Home

Buying a new home, especially if it is your first home can be an exciting and stressful time. Where to start your search can be a tough decision if you don’t have any experience investing in real estate. There are many things to consider when you are looking for a new home that goes beyond just the price tag. Know your priorities One of the first things you should do before you start your home search is to make yourself

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