Blog by Michael Giesbrecht

How To Cut Your Electricity Bill In Half

February 22nd, 2017

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You don’t have to freeze in the winter or start reading by candlelight to reduce your electricity bill. There are many simple ways to use less power with little, if any, impact on your lifestyle.

A good place to start is with your electronics.  According to the David Suzuki Foundation, “Any gizmo that has a clock, digital timer, remote control or standby mode is sucking energy when it's n ...

Tax Relief For First Time Home Buyers in BC

February 22nd, 2017
Read the news release here.

Making An Offer In A Competitive Market

February 18th, 2017

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Imagine finding a home you love, making an offer, and then finding out there are other competing offers on the table. Ouch. 

If you’re looking for a property in a competitive market, it is likely that there will be multiple offers. Even just one can create the risk that you’ll lose the home. So how do you make sure your offer is enticing enough to win over the seller? Here are some ideas: ...

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