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Nov 14, 2017
Shovel the Walkways & Driveways For Showings: Real Estate Tidbit

Shovel the walkways & driveways for showings, Real Estate Tidibt; Meagen Mackenzie Okotoks realtor

 

Now that winter and the snow has arrived, it adds a few extra details that home sellers need to...

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Okotoks Real Estate Market Statistics - October 2017

October 2017 Okotoks Real Estate Market Statistics


We saw another slow month in October. Sales price & days on market are very close to September's lower...

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Should You Get a Home Inspection? Real Estate Tidbit

Should You Get a Home Inspection? Real Estate Tidbit

 

When you decide you want to submit an offer on a property, should you get a home inspection?

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New Mortgage Rules Effective January 1, 2018

New Mortgage Rules January 1, 2018 - Meagen Mackenzie, Okotoks Real Estate

 

Effective January 1, 2018, it will be tougher for home buyers putting more than 20% down to qualify...

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CAPTURING OKOTOKS: A quiet pond in Air Ranch, Okotoks

Wetland in Air Ranch, Okotoks

 

This photo captures a quiet, serene pond in the community of Air Ranch, which is located on the...

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Organize the Linen Closets Before Listing Your Home: Real Estate Tidbit

Organize the Linen Closets Before Listing Your Home, Real Estate Tidbit

 

Don't forget, when you list your house, potential home buyers look in every storage area to see...

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Okotoks Real Estate Market Statistics for September 2017

Sept 2017 Okotoks Real Estate Market Statistics, Meagen Mackenzie, Real Estate Professionals Inc, Okotoks realtor


September saw a slight decrease in sale price & the number of sales.


Ask most realtors and they'll...

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Empty the Garbages Before Showings: Real Estate Tidbit

Empty the Garbages before showings, Meagen Mackenzie, Okotoks Real Estate Professionals Inc.

 

If your house is listed, don't forget to empty all the garbages before a showing...or try to keep...

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CAPTURING OKOTOKS: Stockton Block Building on McRae

Stockton Block Building Okotoks, Meagen Mackenzie, Real Estate Professionals, Okotoks Realtor

 

I love old brick buildings; they have so much character. And the Stockton Block Building in Okotoks...

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Okotoks Real Estate Market Snapshot for August 2017

 

Interesting stats this month...Median Sale Price increased to $450,000 from $437,750 in July. ...

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Clean Inside Appliances Before Listing Your Home: REAL ESTATE TIDBIT

 Clean Inside Appliances Before Listing Your House, Meagen Mackenzie Okotoks Real Estate, Real Estate Professionals Inc.

 

As a homebuyer, have you ever walked through a listing and thought to yourself...'Hmm, this...

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CAPTURING OKOTOKS: Cimarron Pond

Cimarron Pond in Okotoks

 

This week on CAPTURING OKOTOKS, we have a happy family of geese enjoying a beautiful morning in...

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Keep the Lawn Mowed When Your Home is Listed: REAL ESTATE TIDBIT

 Keep the Lawn Mowed when your Home is Listed, Meagen Mackenzie Okotoks Real Estate, Real Estate Professionals Inc.

 

If you decide to list your home in the summer, you may need to put a little more effort...

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The Benefits of Using a REALTOR® to Sell Your Home

The Benefits of Using a REALTOR® to Sell Your Okotoks Home

 

Selling your home is a complex process that can be stressful and time-consuming. An experienced...

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CAPTURING OKOTOKS: The Community of Suntree

Suntree, Okotoks - Meagen Mackenzie, Okotoks Real Estate

 

This photo captures a quiet spot to sit in Suntree Park, located in Suntree, one of Okotoks most...

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Okotoks Real Estate Market Snapshot for July 2017

Okotoks Real Estate Market Stats July 2017, Meagen Mackenzie Real Estate, Okotoks realtor

 

Okotoks market activity cooled in the month of July as families were out enjoying the warm summer...

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Display Seasonal Planters for Showings: REAL ESTATE VIDEO TIDBIT

Display Seasonal Planters for Showings, Meagen Mackenzie Okotoks Real Estate, Real Estate Professionals Inc.

 

Adding some seasonal planters to your homes exterior is a great way to add instant colour and appeal....

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CAPTURING OKOTOKS: The Sheep River

Capturing Okotoks, The Sheep River, Meagen Mackenzie, Okotoks Real Estate

 

This week we did a short video of the Sheep River in Okotoks.

 

These are short clips of a...

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CAPTURING OKOTOKS: Olde Towne Plaza

Okotoks Olde Towne Plaza

 

We're starting something new...each week, we'll post a photo of some of our favourite places in...

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Clean the Windows Before Listing Your Home: REAL ESTATE TIDBIT VIDEO

Clean the Windows Before Listing Your Home, Meagen Mackenzie Okotoks Real Estate, Real Estate Professionals Inc.

 

Cleaning the windows before you list your home can make it brighter and remove dirt and grime that...

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June 2017 Okotoks Real Estate Market Statistics

June 2017 Okotoks Real Estate Market Statistics

 

June's real estate numbers are very close to May's.

 

In total, there were 43 sales in detached...

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Stage Outdoor Spaces for Showings: REAL ESTATE TIDBIT

Stage Outdoor Spaces for Showings, Meagen Mackenzie Okotoks Real Estate, Real Estate Professionals Inc.

 

If your home is listed in the summer, it's the perfect opporunity to WOW buyers by staging your...

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Get Pre-Approved for a Mortgage Before House Hunting: Real Estate Tidbit

Get Pre-Approved for a Mortgage Before House Hunting, Meagen Mackenzie Okotoks Real Estate, Real Estate Professionals Inc.

 

Often times, home-buyers get excited about looking at properties once they decide it's time to...

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Okotoks Real Estate Market Snapshot for May 2017

 

 

May saw a decrease in total sales as well as new listings for detached Okotoks properties....

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Clean the Front Door Before Listing: Real Estate Tidbit

Clean the Front Door Before Listing, Meagen Mackenzie Okotoks Real Estate, Real Estate Professionals Inc.

 

One of the first, and the last thing a potential home-buyer sees before they enter your home is...

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Okotoks Real Estate Market Snapshot for April 2017

Okotoks Real Estate Market Stats April 2017, Meagen Mackenzie Real Estate

 

Okotoks saw an increase in the number of sales as well as the Days on Market in April. There were...

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REAL ESTATE TIDBIT: Remove Pets for Showings

 Remove Pets for Showings, Meagen Mackenzie Okotoks Real Estate, Real Estate Professionals Inc.

 

If you have your home listed, it's best to remove your pets when you have a showing. ...

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Adjust the Temperature for Showings: REAL ESTATE TIDBIT

Adjust the Temperature for Showings, Meagen Mackenzie Okotoks Real Estate, Real Estate Professionals Inc.

 

If you're home is listed, you want to ensure that you adjust the temperature whenever there is...

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Beginner's Guide to Home Buying - Point2 Homes Interview

 

Home Buying Tips for Beginners, Meagen Mackenzie, Okotoks Real Estate, Homes for Sale in Okotoks, Okotoks REALTOR®

 

I was recently asked by Point2 Homes to be interviewed for an article they were writing...

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Okotoks Real Estate Market Statistics for March 2017

 

March 2017 Okotoks Real Estate Market Statistics,  OKOTOKS REALTOR, HOMES FOR SALE IN OKOTOKS, OKOTOKS REAL ESTATE

 

Okotoks real estate market activity is increasing as we ease into the spring market...just...

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Thank You March

 


Thank You March, Meagen Mackenzie, Okotoks Real Estate


Another busy month of adventures in real estate.

 

I'm so grateful for all the amazing people...

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De-Clutter Under Bathroom Vanities Before Listing

De-Clutter under Bathroom Vanities Before Listing, Meagen Mackenzie Okotoks Real Estate, Real Estate Professionals Inc.

 

Often times home sellers think they can hide away all their 'junk' in cupboards and closets to...

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How Will Increased CMHC Premiums Impact You

How will increased CMHC fees impact you, Meagen Mackenzie, Okotoks Realtor

 

CMHC premiums are increasing as of March 17, 2017. So who does this affect and how will it impact...

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5 Ways To Protect Your Home From Snow Melt

5 Ways to Protect Your Home from Snow Melt, Meagen Mackenzie, Okotoks Homes For Sale

 

Spring is just around the corner, which means melting snow...LOTS of melting snow. Our landscape...

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Okotoks Real Estate Market Snapshot for Feb 2017

Okotoks Real Estate Market Stats Feb 2017, Meagen Mackenzie Real Estate

 

As we near the spring real estate market, we're seeing an increase in sale prices, number of sales...

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Thank You February

Meagen Mackenzie February Activity, Okotoks Realtor, Okotoks Real Estate, Homes for sale in Okotoks, Realtors in Okotoks

I love my clients and I love to stay busy, and February was no exception.


Thank you to all my wonderful...

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Use Fresh Flowers When Staging Your Home

Use Fresh Flowers When Staging Your Home, Meagen Mackenzie Okotoks Real Estate, Real Estate Professionals Inc.

 

I've said it over and over, but that's because it's such a great tip. Using fresh flowers when...

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Stage the Dining Room for Showings - Real Estate Tidbit


The dining room is a room that is often forgotten about when it comes to staging your home for a showing....

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Okotoks Has Grown

Town of Okotoks, Meagen Mackenzie Okotoks Realtor, Okotoks Real Estate, Homes for sale in Okotoks

 

 

The town of Okotoks has grown..not surprising, since as a community, it offers so many diverse...

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Okotoks Real Estate Market Stats for January 2017

Okotoks Real Estate Market Stats for January 2017, Meagen Mackenzie realtor, realtors in Okotoks


The Median Sale price for residential detached homes in Okotoks decreased in January with a Median Sale...

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Thank You January

 

Meagen Mackenzie, Okotoks Real Estate

 

I feel so grateful for my wonderful clients who allow me the opportunity to do what I love....

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Easy Staging Centrepieces: REAL ESATE TIDBIT

Easy Staging Centrepieces, Meagen Mackenzie Okotoks Real Estate, Real Estate Professional Inc.

 

One of the easiest and inexpensive items you can use for a centrepiece is a bowl of fruit. These...

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Brighten Your Home for Showings - REAL ESTATE TIDBIT

Brighten Your Home for Showings, Meagen Mackenzie Okotoks Real Estate, Real Estate Professionals Inc.

 

One tip I always advise my clients to do is to leave all the lights on for showings, as I talk...

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Looking Ahead to Calgary's 2017 Housing Market

Calgary's 2017 Real Estate Outlook, Meagen Makenzie, Okotoks Real Estate, Homes for sale in Okototks


This passed week, the Calgary Real Estate Board (CREB®), released it's annual economic and housing...

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Okotoks Real Estate Market Snapshot for Dec 2016

Okotoks Real Estate Market Stats for December 2016, Meagen Mackenzie realtor, realtors in Okotoks


The close of the year brought a decrease in activity, which is to be expected given the Christmas holidays....

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Okotoks Real Estate Market Snapshot for Nov 2016

Okotoks Real Estate Market Stats for November 2016, Meagen Mackenzie realtor, realtors in Okotoks

We saw a slight decrease in sale prices, not surprising given the time of year.

 

Median sale price...

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Okotoks Real Estate Market Snapshot for September 2016

Okotoks Real Estate Market Stats for September 2016, Meagen Mackenzie realtor, realtors in Okotoks

Here are the Okotoks Real Estate Market Statistics for September 2016.

 

The Average Days on Market...

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BIG Mortgage Qualifications Coming in Canada

Mortgage qualification changes coming

 

What this means for homebuyers: If you're putting less than 20% down & you've been pre-approved...

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Get the Best Backyard on the Block

Meagen Mackenzie, Okotoks Real Estate - stage your yard to sell


Your backyard is a huge selling feature.


Potential buyers consider a great yard to be one of the most...

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Okotoks Real Estate Market Snapshot for June 2016

Okotoks Real Estate Market Stats June 2016, Meagen Mackenzie Real Estate


Okotoks Market Stats for June 2016.


Number of sales is up 10.8% compared to June 2015 & Median Sale...

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