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virtual real estate

What actually is virtual real estate?

Virtual real estate is exactly what it sounds like- property that you can purchase in a virtual world. This is a long, but good read.

2022-05-12 · Your HonestDoor Team 7 min read
stigmatized

Stigmatized homes aren't labelled

Stigmatized houses are often described as real estate properties that have had negative impacts on potential buyers due to the previous occurrences that have taken place at that home.

2022-03-14 · Your HonestDoor Team 4 min read
Smart Tech

Our homes are becoming smarter

We’ve all heard of the smartphone, but have you heard about a smart home? As technology continues to advance, our homes are becoming smarter.

2022-01-04 · Ariyana Dina 3 min read
elections

2021 Federal Election: Comparing Housing Promises

It’s officially election season! The upcoming federal election will take place this September 20, 2021. Parties and their leaders have made promises about housing and real estate in Canada. Learn more about each of them!

2021-09-01 · Ariyana Dina 5 min read
Lumber

The rise and fall of lumber

While the housing market in Canada continues to thrive, there’s a new element contributing to its increasing prices: lumber.

2021-08-20 · Ariyana Dina 4 min read
Cooling | Energy

Do you have air conditioning?

Air conditioner use has tripled in the last decade. More than 60% of homes in Canada have air conditioning. Paradoxically, the increased usage is contributing to climate change.

2021-07-12 · Your HonestDoor Team 3 min read
blockchain

How blockchain will change real estate

Aspects of blockchain such as smart contracts, are paving the evolution of real estate documentation and data sharing.

2021-05-07 · Cody Weiss 7 min read
HonestDoor Price

The HonestDoor Price Accuracy

An instant, free, real-time value of your property – the HonestDoor Price is the most accurate home valuation in Canada.

2021-04-28 · Your HonestDoor Team 3 min read
HonestDoor Price

How much is your house worth?

Ultimately, your property is worth as much as the market is willing to pay for it. That being said, like any other investment vehicle you have, you still want to know approximately the price it could sell for.

2021-04-10 · Your HonestDoor Team 3 min read
condos

Pros & Cons of Pre-Construction Condos

If you’re thinking about investing in a condo, consider all of your options, including purchasing a pre-construction condo.

2021-03-04 · Your HonestDoor Team 4 min read
work from home

Forget Flowers beds, Think Backyard Offices!

Perhaps in the last couple of months you have adopted a new type of work arrangement. One which is removed from a large corporate office and lacks the creature comforts of desks, cubicles, private meetings rooms, and stationary cabinets brimming...

2021-02-24 · Cody Weiss 3 min read
Data

2020 Alberta Year in Review

We’ll cut to the chase and focus on 3 cities in this blog post: Calgary, Edmonton & Red Deer. Data is an important part of the research that you do in real estate.

2021-02-12 · Your HonestDoor Team 3 min read
Selling

Tips for Selling Your Home

Selling a property is a big deal. It’s not a decision you came to overnight. Here are our top 7 tips for successfully selling your property!

2021-02-10 · Your HonestDoor Team 4 min read
bitcoin

Using Bitcoin for Real Estate

Because we’re HonestDoor, a prop tech company, and not a fintech company, this blog is meant to introduce you to bitcoin and it’s uses in real estate. As the world of cryptocurrency evolves...

2021-01-21 · Your HonestDoor Team 4 min read
Last sold

“How can I find out what a house recently sold for?”

What Google’s answer SHOULD be when you type that question into the search bar is: Go to HonestDoor.com...

2021-01-21 · Your HonestDoor Team 1 min read
City Assessments

What should you do with your City Assessment?

We aren't the only ones who value your property. If you’re a property owner, ‘tis the season for city assessments. Assessments are values placed on your property by the city for taxation purposes...

2021-01-21 · Your HonestDoor Team 3 min read
Listings

Name your price - List your property for sale

Selling your property is a big deal. You don’t just wake up one morning and decide that this is the day that you’ll list your property...

2021-01-19 · Your HonestDoor Team 2 min read
hello

Welcome to HonestDoor!

So you’ve come across HonestDoor. First, welcome! Second, what the heck is this site? Most of our users are (pleasantly) surprised to learn that HonestDoor is a FREE real estate website...

2021-01-08 · Your HonestDoor Team 4 min read

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