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Weekly Market Update, July 22/16

Here is our update on the Edmonton real estate market. (Previous week’s numbers are in brackets). For the past 7 days: New Listings: 541 (561, 526, 521) # Sales: 298 (307, 258, 307) Ratio: 55% (55%, 49%, 59%) # Price Changes: 365 (399, 338, 384) # Expired/Off Market Listings: 211 (242, 479, 435) Net loss/gain […]

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Basement Renovations Pay Off

Basement development in progress. Photo credit: BPI Inc. If you are considering finally finishing your basement or if your basement is in desperate need of an upgrade, you can expect a great return on investment for your basement development in Edmonton. For far less money than other major home addition projects, you can add substantial square footage […]

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Edmonton Real Estate Market Weekly Update, July 15/16

Here is our update on the Edmonton real estate market. (Previous week’s numbers are in brackets). For the past 7 days: New Listings: 561 (526, 521, 512) # Sales: 307 (258, 307, 347) Ratio: 55% (49%, 59%, 68%) # Price Changes: 399 (338, 384, 392) # Expired/Off Market Listings: 242 (479, 435, 166) Net loss/gain […]

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Edmonton Real Estate Market Weekly Update, July 8/16

Here is our update on the Edmonton real estate market. (Previous week’s numbers are in brackets). For the past 7 days: New Listings: 526 (521, 512, 576) # Sales: 258 (307, 347, 353) Ratio: 49% (59%, 68%, 61%) # Price Changes: 338 (384, 392, 412) # Expired/Off Market Listings: 479 (435, 166, 196) Net loss/gain […]

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Buyers Getting More Bang for Their Buck in the Greater Edmonton Area

The greater Edmonton area real estate market looked a lot like May, in June with similar numbers of sales, inventory and days on market. Prices remain stable on a year over year basis, as they’ve been since February. “Although June’s residential unit sales are up slightly over May, we did not see the numbers set […]

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Weekly Market Update, July 1/16

Here is our update on the Edmonton real estate market. (Previous week’s numbers are in brackets). For the past 7 days: New Listings: 521 (512, 576, 581) # Sales: 307 (347, 353, 334) Ratio: 59% (68%, 61%, 57%) # Price Changes: 384 (392, 412, 380) # Expired/Off Market Listings: 435 (166, 196, 211) Net loss/gain […]

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Weekly Market Update, June 24/16

Here is our update on the Edmonton real estate market. (Previous week’s numbers are in brackets). For the past 7 days: New Listings: 512 (576, 581, 516) # Sales: 347 (353, 334, 299) Ratio: 68% (61%, 57%, 58%) # Price Changes: 392 (412, 380, 425) # Expired/Off Market Listings: 166 (196, 211, 366) Net loss/gain […]

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Legal Suites Coming to Duplexes and Skinny Homes in Edmonton

Many people are not aware that suites in duplexes and townhomes are not legal in Edmonton, and this week City Council voted to prepare the bylaw amendments to allow secondary suites in duplex units and skinny homes. It’s going to take a long time though, don’t expect to see legal suites in duplexes and skinny homes […]

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Weekly Market Update, June 17/16

Here is our update on the Edmonton real estate market. (Previous week’s numbers are in brackets). For the past 7 days: New Listings: 576 (581, 516, 504) # Sales: 353 (334, 299, 322) Ratio: 61% (57%, 58%, 64%) # Price Changes: 412 (380, 425, 368) # Expired/Off Market Listings: 196 (211, 366, 143) Net loss/gain […]

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Inman Innovator Awards Finalist

We’re very honoured to be a finalist for “Most Innovative Brokerage” for this year’s Inman Innovator Awards! The are given each year to recognize and celebrate industry innovation and accomplishments. Liv Real Estate is the only Canadian brokerage nominated for most innovative brokerage this year! Finalists can include a specific app, technology or business process or a company as a whole […]

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Weekly Market Update, June 10/16

Here is our update on the Edmonton real estate market. (Previous week’s numbers are in brackets). For the past 7 days: New Listings: 581 (516, 504, 599) # Sales: 334 (299, 322, 353) Ratio: 57% (58%, 64%, 59%) # Price Changes: 380 (425, 368, 404) # Expired/Off Market Listings: 211 (366, 143, 211) Net loss/gain […]

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Weekly Market Update, June 3/16

Here is our update on the Edmonton real estate market. (Previous week’s numbers are in brackets). For the past 7 days: New Listings: 516 (504, 599, 604) # Sales: 299 (322, 353, 302) Ratio: 58% (64%, 59%, 50%) # Price Changes: 425 (368, 404, 395) # Expired/Off Market Listings: 366 (143, 211, 162) Net loss/gain in listings […]

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Inventory of Homes on the Market Continues to Rise in the Greater Edmonton Area

The inventory of homes on the market continued to climb in the Greater Edmonton area in May, up 12% from last May and 45% from two years ago, but still significantly lower than the record levels we saw in 2008. Residential sales were 5.3% lower than last May, but I don’t think we’ve hit our […]

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Edmonton Single Family Home Sales Up From Last Year in May

For the first time this year, single family homes sales are ahead of last year in Edmonton! Say what? Condos are another story but we’ll get to that in a minute. There were 931 single family home sales reported on the MLS® in May in Edmonton, up 2.8% from last May and in the normal […]

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Restrictive Covenants: A Good way to Prevent Skinny Homes?

Last year the City of Edmonton changed zoning by-laws to allow the sub-division of any residential lot that is at least 50′ wide, with the goal of increasing population density in the centre of the city and reducing urban sprawl. Some people were thrilled by the decision while others… well let’s just say they were less […]

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Weekly Market Update, May 27/16

Here is our update on the Edmonton real estate market. (Previous week’s numbers are in brackets). For the past 7 days: New Listings: 504 (599, 604, 682) # Sales: 322 (353, 302, 305) Ratio: 64% (59%, 50%, 45%) # Price Changes: 368 (404, 395, 446) # Expired/Off Market Listings: 143 (211, 162, 417) Net loss/gain […]

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Weekly Real Estate Market Update, May 20/16

Here is our update on the Edmonton real estate market. (Previous week’s numbers are in brackets). For the past 7 days: New Listings: 599 (604, 682, 641) # Sales: 353 (302, 305, 346) Ratio: 59% (50%, 45%, 54%) # Price Changes: 404 (395, 446, 394) # Expired/Off Market Listings: 211 (162, 417, 265) Net loss/gain […]

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Weekly Market Update, May 13/16

Here is our update on the Edmonton real estate market. (Previous week’s numbers are in brackets). For the past 7 days: New Listings: 604 (682, 641, 561) # Sales: 302 (305, 346, 321) Ratio: 50% (45%, 54%, 57%) # Price Changes: 395 (446, 394, 425) # Expired/Off Market Listings: 162 (417, 265, 176) Net loss/gain […]

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Weekly Real Estate Market Update, May 6, 2016

Here is our update on the Edmonton real estate market. (Previous week’s numbers are in brackets). For the past 7 days: New Listings: 682 (641, 561, 571) # Sales: 305 (346, 321, 290) Ratio: 45% (54%, 57%, 51%) # Price Changes: 446 (394, 425, 369) # Expired/Off Market Listings: 417 (265, 176, 174) Net loss/gain […]

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Edmonton Area Home Sellers Hang Tight as Prices Hold Steady in April

The REALTORS® Association of Edmonton released their monthly report on the Greater Edmonton Real Estate market today showing stable prices and rising inventory, a continuing trend for 2015. There are a few factors at play in the market right now. The first factor I’ll mention, which I’ve written about a few times, is that there are […]