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February 4, 2019

Good news: Recent cuts to 5-year fixed mortgage rates

The 5-year fixed mortgage rate is the most popular rate in Canada. And, some good news for buyers: the Royal Bank of Canada cut its interest rate for 5-year fixed-term mortgages in January 2019...

January 31, 2019

Get your home ready to sell this spring

With springtime comes warmer weather (even in Yellowknife), longer days of sunshine and more new listings. With the 5-year fixed term interest rates recently cut, there may be even more buyers looking to make...

January 31, 2019

2018: A Year in Review

2018 was another memorable year for the North. Here are some key highlights regarding real estate and a couple of extraordinary events from 2018. A total of 234 residential properties were sold in 2018...

January 8, 2019

What real estate trends to expect in 2019

According to the Canadian Real Estate Association, here’s a preview of what trends you can expect in 2019: Steady home sales despite rising interest rates – National home sales are expected to remain unchanged...

December 19, 2018

Coldwell Banker Gives Back

Coldwell Banker has a proud tradition of giving back to our community where we live and work. In 2018 Coldwell Banker was honoured to support the following organizations who are making a difference: Alzheimer...

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November 29, 2018

Is your home ready for 40 below zero?

This winter is forecasted by the Farmers’ Almanac to be cold…very cold. Although it is nothing we Northerners haven’t experienced before, it is always a good idea to be prepared, especially when it comes...

November 29, 2018

Inexpensive ways to boost your home’s value

There are lots of different ways you can add value to your home without breaking the bank. We share 10 easy ways to get you started. 1. Create curb appeal–paint your front door; update...

November 29, 2018

Did you know?

Check out some high-level statistics about Yellowknife’s real estate market: There was a total of 219 homes sold in Yellowknife by a realtor last year (2017). The average Yellowknife personal income is $67,629 versus...

May 14, 2018

Congratulations!

Congratulations to Emilia Cornelissen Winner of the Coldwell Banker Trade Show Draw.

August 31, 2017

Canadian Real Estate Market Overview

The Canadian residential resale market has generally been strong and stable for some years, driven by high demand and near historic low interest rates, although recent government legislation affecting foreign investors in Canada’s most...

August 23, 2017

A fresh, bold perspective on multiple representation rules from a Realtor with over 36 years of experience.

Ontario’s provincial government is seeking industry input on the issue of multiple representation. Here is my background. I have been a full-time Realtor for over 36 years. I have owned and operated small and...

July 25, 2017

And the winner is…….

A big congratulations going out to SHERRY HOWSE the winner of our “celebrate our new website contest” She is the proud new owner of a Coleman Revolution 3 Burner Propane BBQ valued at over...

June 19, 2017

Help us celebrate our new website contest!!!!

Complete the following steps to be entered for a chance to win! Like & Share our contest link Like our Facebook page. (Coldwell Banker Northern Bestsellers Ltd.) Visit our new website www.cbyk.ca Contest runs...

May 30, 2017

Costs To Consider When Renting

Sometimes people forget about all the “little” costs that come with renting a home. Usually the rents are not all inclusive and there are costs above and beyond the base rent. Once in awhile...

May 30, 2017

Houses vs. Apartments

You have made the decision to rent a home, now comes the tricky part. What type of accommodations best suits your lifestyle? Should I rent a house or an apartment? Things to consider when...