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The City of Lethbridge released their official 2011 census results today. The city showed a population of 87,882, an increase of 1.41 per cent over the 2010 municipal census numbers. The strongest growth occurred in West and South Lethbridge with 664 and 362 new residents respectively. The North...

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Lethbridge Real Estate Photo Courtesy: Robert W. May     Title: Sunset on New Havana   Just got an email from one of our private lenders.  They are offering a unique product which basically amounts to 85% financing for clients with slightly bad credit or otherwise challenged mortgage application...

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Lethbridge Real Estate Update   Well we are now into June 2011 and the Lethbridge real estate market is entering it's busiest part of the year.  There are LOTS of properties on the market.  The excess supply is keeping downward pressure on prices and so only the Lethbridge homes for sale that are...

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The Bank of Canada sets a minimum qualifying interest rate for consumers who are applying for a mortgage.  This applies to all mortgage terms of less than 5 years.   What this means to you as a consumer is that if you are applying for a mortgage and want to take a 5 year term, you must qualify at...

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I am asked by both clients and Lethbridge real estate professionals on a weekly basis for information and advice regarding basement suites.  This is a very serious issue here in the Lethbridge Alberta real estate market as our basement suite marketplace is prime for investors who are looking for ...

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TSX -57.15 Fri to 13,595.12 (Reuters) as most TSX sectors backed off amid another flare-up of worry over the European debt crisis. The TSX played catch up to losses that piled up on stock markets around the globe after S+ P's lowered its outlook on Italy's A-plus sovereign-credit rating from sta...

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Lethbridge Real Estate - Paradise Canyon Golf Course Condo For Sale   Check out this new Lethbridge listing.  Golf season is upon us and the course at Paradise Canyon is looking good as usual.  You do not need to fly to Arizona or some other awful place to enjoy the scenery and lifestyle of livin...

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Lethbridge real estate - New Listing Some of the best deals in the local Lethbridge real estate market are sold long before they ever get listed or publicized.  In fact, our local newspaper print publication is actually composed of data that is a week old or older, as such the chances are very sl...

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Rainbow Realty - Lethbridge Real Estate Review "Recently we used Robert May of Rainbow Realty in Lethbridge Alberta to help up sell our home.  We found that Robert's advice really helped up achieve the maximum value for our property and to sell in the quickest amount of time possible.  Despite th...

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Here is your Weekly Bottom Line!   Highlights   United States •   President Obama released his new budget proposals on Monday.  The plan calls to cut $1.1 trillion from the deficit over ten years.  The budget does not, however, address rising entitlement costs. •   Inflation moved higher in Janua...

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United States •   With indicators pointing to accelerating economic growth, the debate between inflation hawks and doves is heating up. •   In the pro-inflation camp, higher food and energy prices abroad, and rising inflation expectations stateside are setting off alarm bells that much higher U.S...

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It is official, as of today I have moved my Activerain outside blog to a new domain.   I have taken the old domain that it was previously hosted on and converted that domain to a traditional website and now have created a new domain to host the outside blog.    The new domain is http://lethbridge...

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Lethbridge Real Estate - Welcome to 2011 Are you thinking about buying or selling real estate in Lethbridge or area in 2011?  Can I help you?   If you are looking to buy or sell a home or an investment property this year, it is important that you have the strongest assets available working on you...

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Lethbridge SEO - Some Useful Links   These are some useful links for my local small business clients who are interested in reading more about search engine optimization on a local level.  For those who are interested I also have some printed (yup on paper) reports on what is going on in the local...

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Lethbridge Real Estate - Paradise Canyon Condo For Sale   Hello my internet friends, just wanted to take a second and send out this information to you all.  I just listed this great Lethbridge condominium located in Paradise Canyon subdivision in Lethbridge, Alberta.  For those who do not know th...

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Lethbridge SEO and Your Home So what on earth does SEO (search engine optimization) and your Lethbridge real estate have in common?  Well for many of you, NOTHING. However, the reality is that more and more buyers and sellers are turning to the internet for information regarding buying, selling, ...

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Lethbridge Real Estate - November Market Watch   As the winter sets in on southern Alberta, the local real estate market prepares for the weather to start to play a more dominant role.  Typically, when the snow and cold comes the traffic to open houses, the number of showings on listed homes, and...

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Lethbridge Real Estate Recent statistics on the local real estate market in Lethbridge seem to give somewhat conflicting evidence in comparison to what many of my fellow industry members have been telling me lately about the status of many of their property listings.  For the past month the numbe...

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Lethbridge Real Estate - Financing Modular and Mobile Homes:   Some details about financing for mobile homes include: ·         All financing for mobile homes is done through an insurer. ·         Financing is at posted rates, no discounts are available. ·         Maximum age of the mobile is 20 ...

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Lethbridge Real Estate - Where are Prices Headed?   I get asked at least once a week from a curious friend or past client to predict where prices are going in this crazy market.  Most often they are simply curious and not actually interested in buying real estate or selling real estate, but they ...

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