Lethbridge Real Estate - Market Report for March 2008
By Liz Toles, Lethbridge Real Estate
I attended a Coldwell Banker International Business Conference in March of 2007 in Las Vegas, NV and I remember the speaker in one of the presentations talking about the "soft market" and the "hard times" that many parts of the US real estate market were facing. I remember thinking "What is this guy talking about? This is one of our best years ever in real estate in Southern Alberta!" I also remember thinking back to when I was a teenager and in comparison to the US, we were always slow to get new music, technology, economic changes, etc... Well, the real estate market has definitely changed here in Southern Alberta, but we have yet to see the devastating effects of sub-prime lending and I personally don't think that we will see them to that extent. The latest stats published by my real...