Kelly's Buyer Services

Kelly offers Buyers a diverse and important range of professional REALTOR® services to help make the buying process go easier, faster, smoother, more securely, and with precision:

 

(a). Discussing Agency Disclosure; Client Identification (FINTRAC); Buyer Services; and the Importance of Professional REALTOR® Representation throughout the Buying Process to Minimize Buyer Risk;

(b). Provide cooperating REALTOR® MLS® Listings that Closely Match your Buying Criteria;

(c). Professionally Arrange Confidential and Private Showings with Electronic SUPRA Keybox Access;

(d). Communication of any Seller Latent Defect / Property History Disclosures and Comparable Sales;        

(e). Assistance with Comparison, Analysis, and Ranking Properties based upon your Priorities;

(f). Purchase Contract Completion and important advice for deposits, terms, conditions, and possession;

(g). Provision of Offer, Multiple Offer, and / or Counteroffer Presentation, Consideration, Negotiation, and Acceptance (including important advice regarding deposits, terms, conditions, goods, and possession);

(h). Assistance and Advice for Resolution of Finance, Inspection, and  / or Document Issues;

(i). Cooperate with Real Estate Lawyers to Facilitate Purchase Completion / Conveyance / Key Turnover; and

(j). Provision of Detailed Buyer and Moving Checklists plus Extra Additional Valuable Advice and Guidance as required.

 

For Buyers: Kelly's Important and Useful Articles and Guides

Below are Kelly's important and useful 'General Advice' articles and guides for Buyers (open each link to view):

(1). Legalizing a Basement Suite in Edmonton - by Kelly Grant, REALTOR® at Maxwell Devonshire Realty

(2). Buying on a Golf Course? Lookout - FORE! - by Kelly Grant, REALTOR® at Maxwell Devonshire Realty

(3). How to Select a Good Real Estate Lawyer - by Kelly Grant, REALTOR® at Maxwell Devonshire Realty

(4). The Importance of a Property Inspection - by Kelly Grant, REALTOR® at Maxwell Devonshire Realty

(5). Risks of Buying a Brand-New Home - by Kelly Grant, REALTOR® at Maxwell Devonshire Realty

(6). So you Want to Buy an Acreage? - by Kelly Grant, REALTOR® at Maxwell Devonshire Realty

(7). My Top Ten Reasons Not to Buy without a REALTOR® - by Kelly Grant, REALTOR® at Maxwell Devonshire Realty

(8). Tips to Make Your Next Move Go Smoother - by Kelly Grant, REALTOR® at Maxwell Devonshire Realty

(9). The Importance of Real Property Report and Compliance - by Kelly Grant, REALTOR® at Maxwell Devonshire Realty

(10). Buying a Vacant Residential Lot - by Kelly Grant, REALTOR® at Maxwell Devonshire Realty

(11). Tips for All Levels of Condo Buyers - by Kelly Grant, REALTOR® at Maxwell Devonshire Realty

(12). Buying a Multi-Family Commercial Building - by Kelly Grant, REALTOR® at Maxwell Devonshire Realty

(13). Selecting the Best Mortgage Broker - by Kelly Grant, REALTOR® at Maxwell Devonshire Realty

(14). The Dangers of Buying a Foreign-based Timeshare or Vacation Home - by Kelly Grant, REALTOR® at Maxwell Devonshire Realty

(15). The City of Edmonton LRT Expansion: Project Information - by Kelly Grant, REALTOR® at Maxwell Devonshire Realty

(16). The Important Choice of Selling First vs. Buying First - by Kelly Grant, REALTOR® at Maxwell Devonshire Realty

(17). Foreclosures, Court-Ordered Sales, Estate Sales, and Days on Market - by Kelly Grant, REALTOR® at Maxwell Devonshire Realty

(18). Regulations for Yards, Access, and Secondary Suites - by Kelly Grant, REALTOR® at Maxwell Devonshire Realty

(19). Subject to Sale of Home - Viable Alternative or Smoke and Mirrors? - by Kelly Grant, REALTOR® at Maxwell Devonshire Realty

(20). Property Insurance - What every Owner Must Know - by Kelly Grant, REALTOR® at Maxwell Devonshire Realty

(21). Edmonton Neighborhoods with Best and Worst Crime Statistics - by Kelly Grant, REALTOR® at Maxwell Devonshire Realty

(22). Edmonton Neighborhoods with Highest, Lowest Property Value Assessments - by Kelly Grant, REALTOR® at Maxwell Devonshire Realty

(23). The Importance of Municipal Zoning for Investors - by Kelly Grant, REALTOR® at Maxwell Devonshire Realty

(24). Industrial, Office, and Retail Purchasing & Leasing - by Kelly Grant, REALTOR® at Maxwell Devonshire Realty

(25). Why to Avoid Private Home Sales when Buying - by Kelly Grant, REALTOR® at Maxwell Devonshire Realty

(26). How to Select your Best Buyer REALTOR® - by Kelly Grant, REALTOR® at Maxwell Devonshire Realty

(27). What to Know when Buying Property Backing onto Undeveloped Land - by Kelly Grant, REALTOR® at Maxwell Devonshire Realty

(28). The Underrated Importance of Buying Requirements - by Kelly Grant, REALTOR® at Maxwell Devonshire Realty

(29). Government of Canada Homebuyer's Road Map Guide - by Kelly Grant, REALTOR® at Maxwell Devonshire Realty

(30). Historical Name Changes to City Neighborhoods - by Kelly Grant, REALTOR® at Maxwell Devonshire Realty

(31). Risks of Buying Property in a Real Estate Auction - by Kelly Grant, REALTOR® at Maxwell Devonshire Realty

(32). Tips for a Successful Shower Renovation Project - by Kelly Grant, REALTOR® at Maxwell Devonshire Realty

(33). Increased Bike Lanes in Edmonton - +s / -s, and Property Value Implications - by Kelly Grant, REALTOR® at Maxwell Devonshire Realty

(34). Important Tips to Promote Safe Buyer Viewings - by Kelly Grant, REALTOR® at Maxwell Devonshire Realty

(35). The Value and Importance of Sewer Line Inspections - by Kelly Grant, REALTOR® at Maxwell Devonshire Realty

(36). Water Prevention Tips for Apartment Condominiums (Video Article) - by Kelly Grant, REALTOR® at Maxwell Devonshire Realty

(37). Important Cautions of Buying a Home with a Walkout Basement - by Kelly Grant, REALTOR® at Maxwell Devonshire Realty

(38). The Risks of Buying Property near an International Airport - by Kelly Grant, REALTOR® at Maxwell Devonshire Realty

 

Buying Guides
6 Mistakes to Avoid When Trading Up to a Larger Home
6 Mistakes to Avoid When Trading Up to a Larger Home Unlike the experience of buying a first home, when you're looking to move-up, and already own a home, there are certain factors that can complicate the situation. It's very important for you to ... more
6 Must-Know Mortgage Facts
6 Things You Must Know About Mortgages Before You Buy Mortgage regulations have changed significantly over the last few years, making your options wider than ever. Subtle changes in the way you approach mortgage shopping, and even small differences ... more
8 Simple Secrets to Avoid Costly Mistakes Buying Your Dream Home
8 Simple Secrets to Avoid Costly Mistakes Buying Your Dream Home So you've finally decided to buy your next home. Problem is while you were making up your mind, other fence sitters jumped into the home market too. Now you may be facing some ... more
9 Buyer Traps to Avoid
9 Buyer Traps and How to Avoid Them No matter which way you look at it buying a home is a major investment. For many homebuyers however, it can be an even more expensive process than it needs to be because many fall prey to at least a few of the ... more
How Much are Closing Costs?
How Much Should I Expect to Pay on Closing Costs? Whether you're looking to buy your first home, or trading up to a larger one, there are many costs ? on top of the purchase price ? that you must figure into your calculation of affordability. These ... more
How to Stop Paying Rent
Stop Paying Rent ? A guide to becoming a homeowner rather than a home-renter From basement suites to full houses, renting is a huge business in this country. If you currently rent, you know that paying out those hundreds of dollars every month to ... more
Save Thousands When Buying
Saving Money ? A guide to saving thousands of dollars when buying a home Buying a home is one of the most expensive purchases you'll ever make, and by following some simple guidelines you can stand to save thousands of dollars. If you're like most ... more