Does Weed Hurt Your Edmonton Property Value?
In a recent poll conducted by real estate listings company, Zoocasa, 52 % of homeowners expressed negative sentiment towards cannabis and its potential impact on property values.
With the recent passing of the federal Cannabis Act, Canada is heading ...
Posted by Gerard Hagan on December 13, 2018 in Edmonton Real Estate
Canadian Home Ownership Rates
For The First Time In Forty Five Years Canada Experiences Falls In Homeownership Rates
Are you put off from homeownership by the ever increasing real estate prices in Canada these days? Statistics Canada have released the latest census for 2016 and ...
Posted by Gerard Hagan on December 15, 2017 in Edmonton Communities
Edmonton Real Estate Blog - Edmonton Real Estate Stats September 2017
"Once the distractions of summer are over, the market usually picks up with buyers looking to move in to a new home before the snow flies", says James Mabey, Chair of the REALTORS® Association of Edmonton. "However, it is possible we didn't see ...
Posted by Gerard Hagan on October 13, 2017 in Edmonton Real Estate Statistics
Edmonton Real Estate Stats - August 2017
Month over month, unit sales volume was flat or down across all categories, which is typical for the month of August.
“Price conscious buyers appear to be turning their attention to semi-detached product as opposed to condominiums for the best ...
Posted by Gerard Hagan on September 13, 2017 in Edmonton Real Estate Statistics
Edmonton Real Estate Stats - July 2017
“It’s typical for unit sales to slow in July, which is shown in the year-over-year comparison,” says James Mabey, REALTORS® Association of Edmonton Chair. “Inventory is still strong for buyers, and marginal adjustments in ...
Posted by Gerard Hagan on August 23, 2017 in Edmonton Real Estate Statistics
Edmonton Real Estate Stats - June 2017
Average prices for duplexes/rowhouses and condominiums were stable in June.
“Affordability and value are key drivers across all property segments. Buyers can be discerning, but with stable prices and potential interest rate increases around ...
Posted by Gerard Hagan on July 10, 2017 in Edmonton Real Estate Statistics
Edmonton Real Estate Stats - April 2017
“Average monthly prices across all categories have increased,” says James Mabey, REALTORS® Association of Edmonton Chair. “Despite slightly slower April sales, the spring buying season is off to a solid start....
Posted by Gerard Hagan on May 5, 2017 in Edmonton Real Estate Statistics
Some of Edmonton's Top Neighborhoods
Edmonton Top 5 Neighbourhoods
When looking for a place to live there are many things you must consider. Things like the commute and the different amenities available. Are you thinking about moving to Edmonton and need to find the right ...
Posted by Gerard Hagan on May 5, 2017 in Edmonton Communities
What Is Infill and Why Does Edmonton Need It
The urban environment is constantly changing and this affects the lifestyle of all residents of Edmonton. One of the major projects undertaken by the City is the Edmonton infill which has been in effect since 2010 and has achieved considerable ...
Posted by Gerard Hagan on March 9, 2017 in Edmonton Communities
What to Do in Edmonton this Weekend Dec 2nd - 4th, 2016
December is here and if you are looking to enjoy some holiday activities or practically anything else, you have come to the right place. The following is a collection of the happenings this weekend in The Big E.
Light-Up & Celebrate the Season ...
Posted by Gerard Hagan on December 2, 2016 in Main
Edmonton Infill Police
Edmonton Infill Police Looking After Residential Development and Residents
Consisting of peace officers, development officers and safety codes inspectors, Edmonton’s infill police have been operating since July 2016. Until the beginning of ...
Posted by Gerard Hagan on November 26, 2016 in Edmonton Communities
Top Places in Edmonton to Get Your Dessert Fix
Top Places in Edmonton to Get Your Dessert Fix
We all have those moments where the only thing we wish for is the warm (or cold), sugary embrace of our sweet treat of choice. Here are a few places in Edmonton that you can go in those moments to find ...
Posted by Gerard Hagan on November 16, 2016 in Main
Top 10 Edmonton Neighborhoods For 2016
1. Strathcona - This neighborhood offers a wide variety of style and class due to the many independent, locally owned stores running up and down Whyte Avenue.
2. Glenora - The scenic touch comes from the Saskatchewan River valley. The river is just ...
Posted by Gerard Hagan on August 10, 2016 in Edmonton Communities
10 Ways To Increase Your Home On A Budget
Looking for ways to improve your home without breaking the bank? Whether you're getting ready to sell your home or want to give your home a fresh new look for your own enjoyment, we've got 10 simple ideas for you to consider.
The best way to improve ...
Posted by Gerard Hagan on July 19, 2016 in Edmonton Real Estate Selling Tips
Edmonton Real Estate Stats | May 2016
While home prices in the Edmonton remained steady last month, the number of homes in the Edmonton market took a big jump. The average price of a residential home was $374,379. The average days on market was 41.
There were 8,033 residential ...
Posted by Gerard Hagan on June 17, 2016 in Edmonton Real Estate Statistics
Re-Model Your Home Or Built A New One?
For Karen Becker, the sale of her home in the Southwest Edmonton neighbourhood of Skyrattler will be the end to an almost year-long saga. More than three years ago, Becker bought a 1980s-built house in the mature, treed neighbourhood with the ...
Posted by Gerard Hagan on June 14, 2016 in Edmonton Real Estate Buying Tips
Edmonton Needs Infill Homes
Edmonton Needs Infill....
As Edmonton residents witness tremendous growth and the Council examines and considers potential tools to help facilitate and oversee this rapid change, infill remains near the top of my list of necessary changes.
Posted by Gerard Hagan on June 6, 2016 in Edmonton Real Estate
Edmonton Real Estate Stats | April 2016
Prices in the Edmonton and Area market remain stable. For people looking to sell this is a good thing. Because the inventory is still high it remains a “Buyer’s Market”. So Seller’s definitely needed to price their homes ...
Posted by Gerard Hagan on May 20, 2016 in Edmonton Real Estate Statistics
Choosing The Right Property....
When choosing the type of property you want to purchase there are many factors that come into to play. Most often they include price, but for a lot of people they also include lifestyle, family, location, pets and even privacy. This infographic ...
Posted by Gerard Hagan on May 7, 2016 in Edmonton Real Estate
Edmonton Real Estate | March 2016
Edmonton home buyers who are waiting for the market the market to bottom out before they buy a home will have to wait a little longer. Edmonton-area home prices rose slightly in March compared to the same month last year despite Alberta’s ...
Posted by Gerard Hagan on April 14, 2016 in Edmonton Real Estate Statistics