April Finalists: Royal LePage 1 Year Mortgage-Free Contest

We are pleased to unveil the April finalists for the Royal LePage 1 Year Mortgage-Free Contest, who become eligible for a chance to win one of the two prizes: up to $12,000 in mortgage payments for a new property! Best of luck!  Desjardins finalists: Ms. Christiane and Mr. Michel Carrier, Quebec City Royal LePage broker: Richard Fortin, Royal LePage Inter-Québec Desjardins reprensentative: Suzie Richer…

Three steps to boost your career at #rlpNSC

Don’t miss your opportunity to connect with fellow Royal LePagers from coast to coast Royal LePage National Sales Conference September 24-26, 2018 Halifax Convention Centre Halifax, NS STEP 1: Register for the upcoming Royal LePage National Sales Conference. STEP 2:  Book your hotel. There are room blocks reserved at special Royal LePage room rates, based…

Two Royal LePage Calgary brokerages raise $124,000 for local organizations

Royal LePage Benchmark and Royal LePage Solutions, both located in Calgary, Alberta, presented more than $124,000 to local charities at the Royal LePage Calgary Shelter Foundation’s recent Annual General Meeting. $62,071 in fundraising was donated to both the Calgary Women’s Emergency Shelter and the Children’s Cottage Society. Funds were raised through agent commission donations, a…

More than $6,500 raised at 8th Annual Burke Mountain Easter Egg Hunt

Royal LePage West Real Estate Services REALTOR® Rebecca Permack, along with her team at Burke Mountain Homes, raised $6,552 at their 8th Annual Burke Mountain Easter Egg Hunt in support of the Royal LePage Shelter Foundation. Funds will benefit women and children seeking safety from domestic violence at local women’s shelter, Tri-City Transitions. 700 children…

Your first mortgage: have you thought of everything?

Yann Fortier for Desjardins  Are you about to make one of the biggest transactions of your life? Congratulations! Your next step? Get a mortgage. Here are some things you’ll need to do before thinking about decor. Whether you’re buying a home, condo or cottage, Desjardins advisor Patrick Champagne has some exercises for you to make…

Avoid these social media pitfalls

Each month, we cover some common mistakes made by real estate pros on their social media. We also offer a remedy for each.  For April, we start with making your Facebook business page easier for your friends to find. Common pitfall: Not having a link to your business page on your personal page. Great, you…

Don Gardiner, 1939 – 2018

Don Gardiner: Businessman, community leader, husband, family man and founder of Gardiner Realty Limited and Gardiner Properties, N.B. and Order of Canada recipient, died peacefully surrounded by his family on April 7, 2018, Halifax, N.S. Don Gardiner founded Gardiner Realty, a highly-successful brokerage with offices in New Brunswick. His brokerage transitioned to Royal LePage Gardiner…