BUYING A HOME IN CALGARY

A home is more than just a collection of rooms, walls and appliances. A home is where you live, raise your family, entertain, relax and grow. A huge amount of your life is spent within your home. Selecting the right property for your needs and desires, should be your top priority.

It’s important to weigh your priorities and your requirements when looking for a home. Brian Skinner & Associates will help you define your search parameters, to find optimum properties for you to consider.

A few items to look at when creating your list are; price, location, and your future needs. Everyone is different, and some of us may decide to swap four bedrooms for a bigger kitchen! A large yard may make up for a longer commute to work. A number of bathrooms may be more necessary to a growing family, or a single level home might be important for those who have difficulty with stairways.

We will help you narrow down the options and find the home that best suits your needs and wants. It may be one of the very first homes you view or the very last one. Either way, we will help you find that place you want to call HOME!

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OUR VISION

Our vision is to be the City of Calgary’s preferred real estate team. We aim to provide the most creative and innovative real estate services on a consistent basis, to ensure meaningful value to our clients. Brian Skinner & Associates will mobilize and deliver our vast knowledge, resources and talent, on behalf of our clients, to enable them the ability to make the most informed real estate decisions possible.

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LOCK IN YOUR INTEREST RATE

When you are pre-approved for a mortgage, you can guarantee the quoted rate for up to 120 days! If rates go down, you’ll get the lowest rate in effect for your term.

With a quick call or email, you’ll know:

  • Your interest rate and regular payment dollar amount
  • What you will be paying toward principal and interest
  • How long it will take to completely pay off your mortgage

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Fill out the contact form below to have one of our mortgage experts contact you.

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YOUR HOME BUYER'S ROAD MAP

  • Assess your financial readiness
  • Consider mortgage options
  • Mortgage Default Insurance
  • Research Government Programs
  • Finding a home
  • Making an offer
  • Closing & Related Costs
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Needs & Desires Establishment

This is an important part of the buying process. Let’s look at what’s important to you and find a property that best suits your lifestyle and future plans.

Online Property Searches

Using the latest in MLS search tools like Matrix and IDX, we provide property searches that can be narrowed to your exact specification. Make changes to your own search as you desire. 

New Listing Notification

Using our search tools, we will provide you with up to the minute new listing information, as they appear on the Matrix system. Notifications are sent as soon as the listing agent enters to the MLS database. Don’t wait until it’s on the public Realtor.ca site!

On Site Property Viewings

See a property you like? Let’s book a viewing and take a look in person. Properties can often look quite different in person, to what you see online. We are always available to open up any doors you desire.

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Receive 2 Air Miles for every $1,000 of your sale and/or purchase value (up to 1,500 miles). That trip is closer than you think! Let us reward you for trusting us with your business.

Property History Info

We dig deep to provide you with detailed property history information. It’s important to review this, prior to writing an offer. We have access to all recorded transactions for any property. 

Community Amenities

We will provide you with a detailed amenity mapping report for the community of choice. This will include all schools, hospitals, clinics, shopping, etc. Know what’s around you before you decide on a property.

Market Value Report

Before offering on a property, we provide you with a detailed and up to the minute comparable property market value report on the home. This report uses recent comparable sold properties within a close proximity to the subject property. Be informed!

Authentisign® Digital Documents

No paper required! Sign all legal documents in the comfort of your own home instantly! Real Estate documents are time sensitive. There is no delay when using the newest form of document signing tech.

Offer Presentation & Negotiation

We will guide you through the offer preparation & negotiation from start to finish. From deciding on an offer price, to the successful acceptance of your offer. Your transaction will be a smooth process.

Resources

We can provide resources to assist you along the purchasing process. From home inspectors, lawyers, mortgage brokers, cleaners, handymen, condo doc review, etc. Rest assured, we are prepared for most any situation that may arise and have you covered throughout the process.

Mobile Devices

All of our web tools, websites, social networks, apps & content are fully responsive. They are accessible using any mobile device. Sign documents on the road, search listings online, browse our website, etc. Let’s work smarter together and make the process as streamlined as possible.

Canadian Mortgage App

Download our Canadian Mortgage App. This essential tool for buyers will keep you up to date on changing mortgage rates. Also, you can calculate all of your potential scenarios on the advanced mortgage calculator. Click Here to download.

Century 21 Network

With over 180 agents, Century 21 Bamber is a very large brokerage. Our brokerage is also a network of agents, sharing upcoming property listing information. Be the first in the loop on exciting new properties!

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Check out our FREE Calgary Mortgage App. It will save you time and money with it’s accurate and easy to use tools to help you estimate Calgary home ownership.

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THINKING OF BUYING?

If you are searching for the right Team to help you find and purchase a property, for the best price possible & on the best terms possible, you’ve come to the right place. We have the skills to make your transaction a very smooth process.

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PROPERTY SEARCH

It’s important to know your competition. Have a look through your community! Our unique user friendly property search tools are available to make your home search quick and easy. Use a basic, advanced or map search to narrow down your results. Next step: Lets go viewing!

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WHAT IS MY HOME WORTH?

Receive a custom evaluation for your property, including comparisons to other homes that have recently sold or are currently on the market. This will guarantee you receive the most accurate information available. To find out what your home is worth, click the link below:

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WORK WITH OUR TEAM

Enlist the services of the award winning Brian Skinner & Associates Team to represent YOU! We provide free home evaluations with no obligation or pressure. Also, you’ll receive a complimentary Home Owner’s Manual, customised for your home.

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At Brian Skinner & Associates, we strive to be at the forefront of today’s marketing. Facebook is a massive Social Network resource used to reach potential Real Estate purchasers. Almost everyone uses Facebook. With thousands of active followers and counting, our Brian Skinner & Associates Facebook presence will surely reach as many Calgary users as possible.

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Twitter is a huge online Social Media network. We present our listings to the immediate public, using the latest in Twitter posting tech. This is an up to the minute type, fast moving stream. Our Social Media marketing engine will maximise your property’s presence on this popular information hub.

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