Luxury Home Sales up 33% in Edmonton

Luxury Home Sales up 33% in Edmonton

Real Estate sales in Edmonton continued to follow the expected seasonal trend in August, once again at higher levels than we’ve seen for a number of years. With the census data for Edmonton released last week, it’s no surprise sales are ahead of previous years, as the population of Edmonton grew by 60,000 people in the past two years. That’s [...]

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Weekly Market Update, Aug. 29/14

Weekly Market Update, Aug. 29/14

Here is our update on the Edmonton real estate market. (Previous week’s numbers are in brackets). For the past 7 days:
New Listings: 373 (436, 486, 495)
# Sales: 319 (318, 346, 272)
Ratio: 86% (73%, 71%, 55%)
# Price Changes: 258 (252, 281, 250)
# Expired/Off Market Listings: 148 (147, 140, 230)
Net loss/gain in listings this week: -94 (-29, 0, -7)
Active single family home listings: [...]

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6 Things You’ll Learn During Your Home Evaluation That Might Shock You

6 Things You’ll Learn During Your Home Evaluation That Might Shock You

A home evaluation is often the first step towards putting your home on the market. However, this is also a step that is commonly put off for fear of getting bad news. A home evaluation is an integral part to the home selling process, and one that you can only procrastinate for so long. [...]

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Weekly Market Update

Weekly Market Update

Here is our update on the Edmonton real estate market. (Previous week’s numbers are in brackets). For the past 7 days:
New Listings: 436 (486, 495, 447)
# Sales: 318 (346, 272, 316)
Ratio: 73% (71%, 55%, 71%)
# Price Changes: 252 (281, 250, 249)
# Expired/Off Market Listings: 147 (140, 230, 268)
Net loss/gain in listings this week: -29 (0, -7, -137)
Active single family home [...]

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Deck It Out: Why a Patio Might Be the Upgrade That Causes Your Resale Value to Jump

Deck It Out: Why a Patio Might Be the Upgrade That Causes Your Resale Value to Jump

When it comes time to sell your home, even the most minor renovations can boost your home’s value, if they’re done right. You may want to consider adding a deck to your home for your own enjoyment, or to add value if you’re thinking of selling.

How Does a Deck Add Value?
Adding a deck to your property can have [...]

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Weekly Market Update, Aug. 15/14

Weekly Market Update, Aug. 15/14

Here is our update on the Edmonton real estate market. (Previous week’s numbers are in brackets). For the past 7 days:
New Listings: 486 (495, 447, 419)
# Sales: 346 (272, 316, 346)
Ratio: 71% (55%, 71%, 83%)
# Price Changes: 281 (250, 249, 285)
# Expired/Off Market Listings: 140 (230, 268, 110)
Net loss/gain in listings this week: 0 (-7, -137, -37)
Active single family home [...]

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How Aerial Photos and Videos can help sell your home

How Aerial Photos and Videos can help sell your home

 Have you seen one of these flying around your neighbourhood yet?

If you haven’t yet, you probably will soon. The cost of Unmanned Aerial Vehicles – better known as UAV’s or drones – has rapidly decreased, making everyday arial photography and videography a reality. Drones with cameras attached can hover inches off the ground, and soar up several hundred feet in [...]

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5 Strategies for Maintaining Healthy Home Plumbing

5 Strategies for Maintaining Healthy Home Plumbing

One of the most expensive repairs for homeowners can be the cost of repairs for pipes, which are prone to be break and have leaks with time. In some cases, the interior of the home can also become damaged with leakage, which can be expensive to repair. To maintain the home’s plumbing and allow it to [...]

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Weekly Market Update, Aug. 8/14

Weekly Market Update, Aug. 8/14

Here is our update on the Edmonton real estate market. (Previous week’s numbers are in brackets). For the past 7 days:
New Listings: 495 (447, 419, 527)
# Sales: 272 (316, 346, 391)
Ratio: 55% (71%, 83%, 74%)
# Price Changes: 250 (249, 285, 268)
# Expired/Off Market Listings: 230 (268, 110, 139)
Net loss/gain in listings this week: -7 (-137, -37, -3)
Active single family home [...]

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The Stairing Contest: How to Breathe a Little Life Back Into a Run-Down Staircase

The Stairing Contest: How to Breathe a Little Life Back Into a Run-Down Staircase

If it’s time to breathe some new life into your old staircase, you have many options from which to choose, depending on how drastic of a change you want. The first step in renovating your staircase is to decide what needs to go, and what can be changed. Old, frayed carpet not only poses as a safety [...]

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