2018 Christmas Update

Where does the time go? It feels like I was just writing this Christmas update a few months ago and another whole year has passed. I really don’t know where December has went but it has been a busier than normal month for real estate in Saskatoon, at

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New mortgage rules; predictions

New mortgage rules; predictions

The new mortgage rules came into effect on Monday and some say it will have drastic consequences to the housing market. The new rules limit the borrowing power of many buyers, those with less than 20% down payment. Those without will have to qualify at a much

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Saskatoon’s perimeter highway concept

Saskatoon’s perimeter highway concept

The province of Saskatchewan has begun planning for a perimeter highway around Saskatoon. The hope is to allow highway traffic to bypass the city entirely and to alleviate thru city traffic to areas surrounding Saskatoon. The infrastructure project has no start date and estimates are the project

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Sask. continues to grow

Sask. continues to grow

Statistics Canada just released a new report that Saskatchewan’s population could top 1.5 million people by 2038. Stats Canada issues its population projections every five years, outlining seven possible scenarios for population growth in Canada and the provinces.  Its projections for Saskatchewan range from the province having

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Morale is high in Saskatoon

Morale is high in Saskatoon

The 2014 annual civic survey results were just released and Saskatonians are more satisfied with the overall services provided by the City than they were last year. 86% of telephone respondents and 79% of online respondents said they were satisfied or very satisfied compared to last year’s

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