‘Low-ball’ bid helps buyer whittle down price of Canmore semi

‘Low-ball’ bid helps buyer whittle down price of Canmore semi

Sotheby’s International Realty Canada 718A 3rd St., Canmore, Alta. Asking price: $925,000 (September, 2022) Selling price: $893,398 (October, 2022) Tax: $3,354 (2022) Days on the market: 21 Listing agents: Christopher Vincent and Laura Wright, Sotheby’s International Realty Canada New flooring has been laid in most areas in the unit, including the living and dining rooms.Sotheby’s … Read more

A dealer is trying to charge me thousands more than the advertised price of an SUV. Is that legal?

A dealer is trying to charge me thousands more than the advertised price of an SUV.  Is that legal?

I was looking at dealer websites and one showed a new SUV available for around the same price I’ve seen for a three-year-old used model with more than 75,000 kilometers on it. But when I went to the dealership, the salesman told me that there would be two other charges that aren’t shown on the … Read more

Buyer trims $148,000 off price of rural house

Buyer trims 8,000 off price of rural house

Keller Williams Referred Realty 6845 19th Sideroad, Schomberg, Ont. Asking price: $2,648,000 (September, 2022) Selling price: $2.5-million (October, 2022) Tax: $3,598 (2021) Days on the market: 16 Listing agent: Andrew Ipekian, Keller Williams Referred Urban Realty The action The main floor has two entertaining areas, including one with a fireplace. A third one is downstairs, … Read more

FTX crypto collapse, the Ottawa Senators for sale and the price of used vehicles: Must-read business and investing stories

FTX crypto collapse, the Ottawa Senators for sale and the price of used vehicles: Must-read business and investing stories

A deal for major cryptocurrency exchange FTX collapsed this week, raising serious doubts about the business model for all crypto assets.DADO RUVIC/Reuters Getting caught up on a week that got away? Here’s your weekly digest of The Globe’s most essential business and investing stories, with insights and analysis from the pros, stock tips, portfolio strategies … Read more

Buyer cuts $140,000 off price for Edmonton bungalow aimed for rebuild

Buyer cuts 0,000 off price for Edmonton bungalow aimed for rebuild

14303 MacKenzie Dr., Edmonton Asking price: $1,050,000 (June, 2022) Selling price: $910,000 (October, 2022) Tax: $7,263 (2021) Days on the market: 109 Listing agent: Clare Packer, Re/Max Excellence Inside, there is 1,286 square feet of living space, including a kitchen and open living and dining areas.Re/Max Excellence The action Agent Clare Packer allotted several months … Read more

Calgary semi-detached house sells for $39,000 under asking after price cut spurs offer

Calgary semi-detached house sells for ,000 under asking after price cut spurs offer

2718 Exshaw Rd. NW., Calgary Asking price: $869,900 (July, 2022) Previous asking price: $889,900 (May, 2022) Selling price: $830,000 (August, 2022) Tax: $6,362 (2021) Property days on the market: 67 Listing agent: Joel Gwillim, CIR Realty The living room in the 2,198-square-foot home has one of the home’s two gas fireplaces.CIR Realty The action This … Read more

Europe Could Drop Natural Gas As A Bridge Fuel

Europe Could Drop Natural Gas As A Bridge Fuel

1. There’s No Good Way to Solve US Fuel Shortage – When Valero (NYSE:VLO) kicked off US refiners’ Q3 earnings call with a $2.82 billion net income, it said margins were boosted by gasoline and diesel demand levels being higher than pre-pandemic levels. – Despite all the talk of demand destruction taking place amidst still-elevated … Read more

Ultra-sleek Lenovo ThinkPad X1 Nano Gen 2 with Intel Core i5-1240P and 16GB RAM massively discounted thanks to stackable coupon codes

Ultra-sleek Lenovo ThinkPad X1 Nano Gen 2 with Intel Core i5-1240P and 16GB RAM massively discounted thanks to stackable coupon codes

Lenovo’s official online shop has an intriguing deal for the very portable ThinkPad X1 Nano Gen 2 (Image: Lenovo) The reasonably equipped mid-range configuration of the extremely thin and light Lenovo ThinkPad X1 Nano Gen 2 can currently be ordered with a significant 54% discount in relation to the business laptop’s regular list price of … Read more

Land value drives nine bids for 1950s Don Mills home

Land value drives nine bids for 1950s Don Mills home

Sotheby’s International Realty Canada 83 Larkfield Dr., Toronto Asking price: $1,995,000 (August, 2022) Selling price: $2,230,000 (August, 2022) Tax: $9,618 (2022) Days on the market: Two Listing agent: Elli Davis, Sotheby’s International Realty Canada The action This brick house has a split-level design typical of Don Mills, one of the first master-planned communities in Ontario … Read more

Unable to sell current home, first deal for Calgary townhouse fails

Unable to sell current home, first deal for Calgary townhouse fails

2925 17 St. SW, Calgary Asking price: $774,900 (June, 2022) Previous asking price: $799,900 (April, 2022) Selling price: $755,000 (July, 2022) Tax: $4,644 (2021) Days on the market: 42 Listing agent: Joel Gwillim, CIR Realty The action There is heated tile flooring in the foyer and an open kitchen with high gloss cabinetry, an island … Read more