How to Declutter Your Edmonton Condo
Living in a cluttered condo can be an overwhelming experience, which is why you need to declutter. And looking at the amount of junk lying around in your home, you probably think that is easier said than done.
Well, it doesn’t have to be; ...
Posted by Gerard Hagan on March 3, 2021 in Edmonton Real Estate
The Cost of Hiring an Electrician in Edmonton
Doing your own minor repairs around the house is a great way to save money and learn new skills.
As a homeowner, you want the opportunity to put some love into your house with your own two hands.
So, go ahead and beam with pride after conquering a ...
Posted by Gerard Hagan on January 3, 2021 in Edmonton Real Estate
3 Tips to Improve Your Health and Wellness at Home
Have you ever wondered if your home is a healthy environment? Did you know that it’s possible that your home may be contributing negatively to your health and wellness? Lately, many of us are spending a lot more time in our homes and even for ...
Posted by Gerard Hagan on July 31, 2020 in Edmonton Real Estate
Buying or Selling During the COVID-19 Pandemic
As the COVID-19 pandemic continues to spread, economies across the world are taking a hit, and Canada is no exception. Stocks are trending down, interest rates are at lows not seen since the 2008 financial crises, and consumers are anxious about ...
Posted by Gerard Hagan on May 4, 2020 in Edmonton Real Estate Buying Tips
Real Estate Supply And Demand
Just like any other good or service, the price of real estate is affected by the law of supply and demand. At its most basic level, when demand for homes is high and supply is low, prices tend to higher, and when demand is low, prices tend to be ...
Posted by Gerard Hagan on February 17, 2020 in Edmonton Real Estate
Questions to Ask a Contractor When Discussing Renovation Plans
Renovating your home is fun and exciting. It allows you to bring to life that great idea you've had stashed away, a vision to make your home truly your own.
While you may not lack the enthusiasm, you may not have the time or possess the ...
Posted by Gerard Hagan on July 11, 2019 in Edmonton Home Renovations
Edmonton 2019 Housing Forecast
Those wanting to sell their home in the new year will be met with some not-so-good news. With an excess of houses up for sale, the Edmonton housing market forecast hints at slower sales and lower prices.
According to real estate firm, Royal LePage, ...
Posted by Gerard Hagan on December 18, 2018 in Edmonton Real Estate
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
Are You a Collector or Hoarder?
Do you have a fondness for collecting, be it comic books, coins, sport memorabilia, shoes, or ninja weapons?
Stars Wars fans fork over insane amounts of money for anything even tangentially related to the Star Wars franchise. Basketball fans wait ...
Posted by Gerard Hagan on October 23, 2018 in Edmonton Real Estate Buying Tips
Tips For Buying and Selling a Home at the Same Time
Selling your home can take up a lot of time and energy. Showcasing your home to prospective buyers, advertising, negotiating, preparing a mountain of paperwork, etc. Now try doing that and buying a new home at the same time! While this may seem like ...
Posted by Gerard Hagan on September 22, 2018 in Edmonton Real Estate Buying Tips
Drones: The New Way to Sell Edmonton Real Estate
Drones: The New Way to Sell Real Estate
A great number of real estate companies are turning towards drones to sell their properties. Although this option is not authorized in every city of the world, Edmonton MLS has gained a lot of resources by ...
Posted by Gerard Hagan on March 6, 2017 in Real Estate Technology
5 Real Estate Agent Tricks and How to Steer Clear of Them
Have you ever heard the saying one bad apple spoils the whole barrel? Well it is wholly untrue and, unfortunately, the same stereotype exists in every profession, including the real estate business. There are those who conduct themselves ...
Posted by Gerard Hagan on February 5, 2017 in Edmonton Real Estate
Keep Your Home Energy Efficient
Energy efficiency is a topic of particular importance to modern consumers. As more consensus is reached regarding how humanity’s actions affect the planet’s climate, it has become clearer to more people that environmentally conscious ...
Posted by Gerard Hagan on December 1, 2016 in Edmonton Real Estate
Tips for Running an Airbnb Property
Since it was founded in 2008, Airbnb has seen exponential growth in the vacation rental industry. The innovative company is not without its controversy but, regardless, it remains the easiest way for virtually anyone to list their property for ...
Posted by Gerard Hagan on November 22, 2016 in Edmonton Real Estate
Concrete Countertops: Are they worth the investment?
So, you’ve decided to renovate your outdated kitchen in the hopes of improving their property value and accelerating your sale. You’ve always wanted to try out customized, concrete countertops, and are ...
Posted by Gerard Hagan on October 11, 2016 in Main
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
Turn Your Home Into A Rental
How to turn your current home into a rental property
Have you been preparing to move into a new home, but aren’t quite sure what to do with your old property?
You really have three options: sell, keep, or rent.
The key to making the ...
Posted by Gerard Hagan on July 8, 2016 in Edmonton Real Estate Selling Tips
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 Tax Assessment vs Market Value...
Paying property taxes some say is the beauty of owning real estate. At times, we meet people who want to sell their home and want to use the value on their property assessment to determine the selling price of their home. We also meet buyers who ...
Posted by Gerard Hagan on January 7, 2016 in Edmonton Real Estate