Calgary may be staring to see the housing market on the rise, but will it last?


The Calgary market may finally be passed it’s lowest stage, but don’t hold your breath. It is true that homes seem to be selling again, and some are even getting multiple offers, so that’s a major improvement. There is even a shortage of good starter homes available, and prices have firmed up just in the […]

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Date with Doug the Big Taste YYC 2017


I’m loving this years Big Taste YYC. Doug and I have managed to try out a few new restaurants, our first stop, The Guild on 8th. Okay you don’t normally think pork & beans when you think of fine dining… However you must give it a try. The Best pork & beans I have had […]

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Maintenance Today, Gain Tomorrow!


Home staging is truly about presentation and gaining a positive edge in a competitive market. However, as of late I have come by a few homes that need far more work than just the usual freshen up and editing their space. I have come across homes that the homeowners have done virtually nothing in a […]

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Staging Advice: Organize your spaces to get your home ready to sell!


Staging Advice: Organize your spaces to get your home ready to sell! When getting your home ready for a sale it is important that even the most overlooked spaces are organized and ready. If you are anything like me and not the most organized person, I would encourage you to host a pantry party or […]

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Should you sell your home in today’s market?


I’ve been hearing these questions a fair bit as of late. Should I wait for things to get better before I put my house on the market? Is now the best time to sell? Will the market be better in six months or a year? Well I clearly lack the ability to predict the future, […]

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The Importance of Using a Realtor


As of late I’ve been doing a fair number of home evaluations, and have stumbled onto something that I find a tad baffling, and more to the point disconcerting. Several of the folks that I’ve done a property evaluation for did not purchase their homes with a Realtor but rather did it by themselves. Now […]

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Scent Science


Scent Science: The Art Behind Staging Only a third of Realtors stage their listings, which means that you as a home seller can get the upper hand in the market by applying a few key rules to make your home listing ready. Remember that you have 60 seconds to make a positive impact on the home […]

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Client three review


I thought you had done such a great job of marketing the home when we viewed it. Thank you Kim & Doug Hayden. I will recommend you to anyone I know who is considering selling. You made this process so easy & seamless. Such wonderful people to work with.  -Lorelei & Walt W.

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Client one review


So happy we chose to go with Doug Hayden & Kim! An absolute pleasure working with them and meeting them! Always were right there when needed and so experienced and knowledgable of the market. Thank you so much for everything! — Megan F & John E.

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