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Friday, December 15, 2017

Brandon Tourist Greeter Program Celebrating 30 Years

Brandon Tourism is pleased to announce that the Brandon Tourist Greeter program celebrates its 30th anniversary this year! What began with just a handful of members visiting campgrounds in 1988, has flourished into a dynamic and busy program with over 40 active volunteers! This unique volunteer based program is one-of-a-kind in North America, sending local…

Local wedding expo announces Prize Package Valued $25,000

On Sunday, February 4th 2018, the 10th annual Westman Wedding Expo will take place at Brandon’s Keystone Centre.  Featuring a trade show style display from 11 am to 4 pm, a live fashion show at 3:00, and a grand prize of $25,000, organizers are expecting a huge turnout to this year’s event. Celebrating 10 years…

Surviving a winter move

You’ve just finished your final exams and you are exhausted. You walk through the door of the four-bedroom animal house in which you live only to find both sinks full of dishes, a stack of pizza boxes, the garbages overflowing and four months worth of empty beer bottles stacked haphazardly in the front entrance. You…

Working with Difficult Board Members

We’ve all been there. Sitting around the boardroom table, trying to hold back a yawn while the discussion all of a sudden turns from what you thought was an ordinary, ho-hum motion to a heated discussion. There are many challenges that people are faced with when serving on a board of directors for a condominum…

How the new mortgage rules will affect home buyers in 2018

Kevin’s Notes… It was announced recently that mortgage rules would be tightening for all mortgages that were under the 80% loan to value.   Why, you ask?  To protect us in the event that interest rates were to rise to a point where we would struggle to pay our mortgage.  Here’s what you should know and…
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