Bank of Canada increases policy interest rate by 50 basis points, continues quantitative tightening

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Media Relations Ottawa, Ontario October 26, 2022

The Bank of Canada today increased its target for the overnight rate to 3¾%, with the Bank Rate at 4% and the deposit rate at 3¾%. The Bank is also continuing its policy of quantitative tightening.

Inflation around the world remains high and broadly based. This reflects the strength of the global recovery from the pandemic, a series of global supply disruptions, and elevated commodity prices, particularly for energy, which have been pushed up by Russia’s attack on Ukraine. The strength of the US dollar is adding to inflationary pressures in many countries.…

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Edmonton Halloween Events

October 30 - 31 St - Pumpkin Harvest Fun at Prairie Gardens:"

Find Pumpkin Harvest Fun all October long at this welcoming 35-acre family farm just 25 minutes North of Edmonton. Come get lost in the corn maze, meet some adorable farm animals, play games, and get ready for the spooky season by picking out your own unique pumpkin from the pumpkin patch!"

Includes Entry at Two Farm Sites

Site 1: Every Child Matters Maze (9:30am-7:00pm)

  • 5-Acre Every Child Matters Corn Maze
  • 15-Acre Pumpkin Patch
  • U-Pick Veggie Tour (Self-Guided)
  • Wagon Rides
  • Bale Maze
  • Bale Jumps

FREE pail of potatoes to take home (1 pail/family) U-Dig

 Site 2: The Farmyard (9:30am-7:00pm)

  • Kids Cornmaze
  • Sunflower Maze
  • Train Rides

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Family friendly WALKOUT HOME that is perfect to have extended family living with you as w/a TOTAL OF 6 BEDROOMS, a main floor flex room & 4 1/2 BATHS in the heart of Panorama Hills. This fully developed 2 storey home walks out into a beautiful spacious yard & is located just steps away from walking paths & golf course with transit, schools & shopping nearby. What a great location w/easy access to Country Hills Blvd, Stoney Trail & the QE2. This home features a bright & spacious floor plan. Kitchen has granite counters & ample cupboards, SS appliances including a gas range & is open to the family room & dining nook. Family room has a feature wall with build ins & a gas fireplace to enjoy those cooler days. There is a formal dining & living room off the…

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Recycling, Reusing or Disposing of Electronics

The more sophisticated computers, laptops, tablets and smartphones become, the more they are reliant upon rare minerals and sometimes toxic chemicals to perform. As consumers, it’s something we are not usually concerned about – until it’s time to dispose of them.

When that time comes, you might consider approaching local school organizations or community centres to see who might have a use for unwanted electronics, or contacting charity programs that collect outdated computers, tablets and cell phones for village schools in third-world countries.

If neither of those options is feasible, and you are convinced your devices will be of no use to others, consult with your local municipality to determine where and how to dispose of e-waste. They may…

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COMING SOON! 230 Panorama Hills Road NW, Calgary, $899,000, 2 storey walk-out home in Panorama Hills, Extended family friendly home, Fully developed, 6 bedrooms, 4.5 bathrooms, Main floor flex room, Large double attached garage, Close to schools, parks, shopping!

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Lorna Fernandez - MaxWell Devonshire Realty - Sherwood Park

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Sarah Daly - MaxWell Progressive - Windermere

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How to Determine the Best Features of your Home

What is it about your property that stands out? What will buyers like most about it? What are your home’s most enticing characteristics?

Answering those questions will help you determine which features to emphasize when selling your home. After all, you want buyers to notice and appreciate your property’s best attributes.

But here’s the challenge...

It can be difficult for homeowners to determine which features of their home are particularly desirable to buyers. After all, you live there! So, there might be a fantastic characteristic of your property that you’ve become so used to, that you don’t even realize its value.

One way to gain perspective is to ask friends, “What is it about our property that you like most? What stands out to you?”…

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WANTED: An EXPERIENCED Real Estate Assistant for a "Down-to-Earth" Real Estate Team!

Please read the whole ad before responding as to WHO we are and WHAT we need.

We are a fast pace high customer service Real Estate Office. We are committed to exceeding our Client’s expectations. We provide Real Estate services to our community with the highest level of Integrity and professional service that adds value to our clients. We love to laugh and enjoy life. Our Office Environment is one of the most important things to our team. We are all down-to-earth, real and have family values. We need someone who loves running an office and managing hundreds of little things at once. Sees problems as a daily task and loves the challenge of getting them done…

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Love it when we can help make a clients dream come true! Wishing this wonderful family an abundance of happiness in their new home!

 

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