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3D Egg Hunt Contest – Win a $1000 Shopping Spree!!

Until April 6, 2015 at noon (MDT), find and unscramble all 7 Easter eggs hidden in the beautiful 3D listing below, then, enter the contest for a chance to win a $1000 Southgate Centre gift card. It’s as simple as that! Plus… if you tell friends on Facebook and Twitter you get bonus entries when they […]

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Weekly Market Update, March 27/15

Here is our update on the Edmonton real estate market. (Previous week’s numbers are in brackets). For the past 7 days: New Listings:  507 (566, 594, 555) # Sales: 300 (284, 237, 239) Ratio: 59% (50%, 40%, 43%) # Price Changes: 274 (274, 232, 225) # Expired/Off Market Listings: 98 (109, 99, 215) Net loss/gain […]

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Alternative Solutions for Leaky Basements

It’s that time of year, when basement problems come to light, and water shows up where it doesn’t belong. Nothing scares people away from a home more frequently than water and cracks in basements. Water can cause incalculable damage to a home, but it’s bound to show up sometime if precautions aren’t taken. Typical preventative measures […]

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Weekly Market Update, March 20, 2015

Here is our update on the Edmonton real estate market. (Previous week’s numbers are in brackets). For the past 7 days: New Listings:  566 (594, 555, 409) # Sales: 284 (237, 239, 227) Ratio: 50% (40%, 43%, 56%) # Price Changes: 274 (232, 225, 220) # Expired/Off Market Listings: 109 (99, 215, 94) Net loss/gain […]

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Weekly Market Update, March 13, 2015

Here is our update on the Edmonton real estate market. (Previous week’s numbers are in brackets). For the past 7 days: New Listings:  594 (555, 409, 433) # Sales: 237 (239, 227, 184) Ratio: 40% (43%, 56%, 42%) # Price Changes: 232 (225, 220, 174) # Expired/Off Market Listings: 99 (215, 94, 103) Net loss/gain […]

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Say what you want

In 2007 as the real estate market was in a frenzy, debate on the www.EdmontonRealEstateBlog.com amongst our readers reached feverish heights. There were often posts and comments on blogs like “The Alberta Bubble Blog” and others, directed at blogs like ours, that were inappropriate to say the least. The author of the Alberta Bubble Blog […]

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Weekly Market Update, March 6/15

Here is our update on the Edmonton real estate market. (Previous week’s numbers are in brackets). For the past 7 days: New Listings: 555 (409, 433, 476) # Sales: 239 (227, 184, 193) Ratio: 43% (56%, 42%, 41%) # Price Changes: 225 (220, 174, 204) # Expired/Off Market Listings: 215 (94, 103, 92) Net loss/gain […]

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Edmonton Real Estate Market Outperforms Surrounding Communities in February

  The REALTORS® Association of Edmonton released their monthly report on the Greater Edmonton Area (GEA) real estate market today, showing a slight increase in the overall average residential sale price even though sales are on the decline compared to a year previous. Our preliminary report for Edmonton only, showed the market was downright average. However, […]

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The Real Estate Market is Better Than You Think

The implications of tanking oil prices seem to be the only thing we’ve heard around here for months. “Slumping Sales,” “Housing Markets Hammered” and “Sales will Plunge” are just a few local headlines from the past week.  Well, when you really take a look at the numbers, instead of just a couple of year over […]

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Weekly Market Update, Feb 27/15

Here is our update on the Edmonton real estate market. (Previous week’s numbers are in brackets). For the past 7 days: New Listings: 409 (433, 476, 573) # Sales: 227 (184, 193, 164) Ratio: 56% (42%, 41%, 29%) # Price Changes: 220 (174, 204, 195) # Expired/Off Market Listings: 94 (103, 92, 232) Net loss/gain […]

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Weekly Market Update, Feb 20/15

Here is our update on the Edmonton real estate market. (Previous week’s numbers are in brackets). For the past 7 days: New Listings: 433 (476, 573, 447) # Sales: 184 (193, 164, 153) Ratio: 42% (41%, 29%, 34%) # Price Changes: 174 (204, 195, 181) # Expired/Off Market Listings: 103 (92, 232, 77) Net loss/gain […]

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Liv REAL 3D: The Future of Shopping for Homes is Here

We’re extremely excited to announce our newest innovation: Liv REAL 3D. You can now view 3D models of our listings on your mobile device or computer, and virtually walk through the homes. We are the first brokerage in the Edmonton area to be able to offer this technology on all of our listings, as we […]

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Weekly Market Update, Feb 13/15

Here is our update on the Edmonton real estate market. (Previous week’s numbers are in brackets). For the past 7 days: New Listings: 476 (573, 447, 487) # Sales:  193 (164, 153, 137) Ratio: 41% (29%, 34%, 28%) # Price Changes: 204 (195, 181, 166) # Expired/Off Market Listings:  92 (232, 77, 85) Net loss/gain […]

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Weekly Market Update, Feb. 6/15

Here is our update on the Edmonton real estate market. (Previous week’s numbers are in brackets). For the past 7 days: New Listings: 573 (447, 487, 438) # Sales: 164 (153, 137, 111) Ratio: 29% (34%, 28%, 25%) # Price Changes: 195 (181, 166, 134) # Expired/Off Market Listings: 232 (77, 85, 115) Net loss/gain […]

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Edmonton Real Estate Market Poised for Correction

Well, there’s certainly been lots of media interest in the real estate market lately, that means I have lots of quotes and opinions on the market to share in this month’s report. As we’ve been expecting, inventory is up and sales are down, in a pretty big way in the Greater Edmonton Area (GEA), but how […]

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Edmonton Real Estate Market off to a Slow Start in 2015

My preliminary look at the real estate market for January 2015 shows things are getting off to a pretty slow start, at least when it comes to sales. 349 single family homes sold in Edmonton in January, down 21% from the same time last year; it’s the fewest sales we’ve seen in the month of January […]

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Weekly Market Update, Jan. 23/15

Here is our update on the Edmonton real estate market. (Previous week’s numbers are in brackets). For the past 7 days: New Listings: 487 (438, 312, 89) # Sales: 137 (111, 101, 56) Ratio: 28% (25%, 32%, 63%) # Price Changes: 166 (134, 99, 44) # Expired/Off Market Listings: 85 (115, 83, 377) Net loss/gain […]

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Five Ways Selling a Condo in Edmonton is Different from Selling a House

When it comes to the Edmonton real estate market, there are plenty of things to know, especially since it is constantly changing. The market for single family homes is always slightly different than the condo market, which keeps buyers and sellers constantly on their toes. If you have experience selling a detached house in Edmonton, […]

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Weekly Market Update, January 16/15

Here is our update on the Edmonton real estate market. (Previous week’s numbers are in brackets). For the past 7 days: New Listings: 438 (312, 89, 126) # Sales: 111 (101, 56, 101) Ratio: 25% (32%, 63%, 80%) # Price Changes: 134 (99, 44, 40) # Expired/Off Market Listings: 115 (83, 377, 72) Net loss/gain […]

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Weekly Market Update and 2015 Forecast

Here is our update on the Edmonton real estate market. (Previous week’s numbers are in brackets). For the past 7 days: New Listings:  312 (89, 126, 190) # Sales: 101 (56, 101, 175) Ratio: 32% (63%, 80%, 92%) # Price Changes: 99 (44, 40, 116) # Expired/Off Market Listings: 83 (377, 72, 121) Net loss/gain […]