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December 2017 Edmonton and Area Real Estate Market Update

December 2017 Edmonton & Area Real Estate Market Update Stable prices and increased sales in the 2017 real estate market Monthly Statistics Quarterly Statistics Edmonton, January 3, 2018: The Edmonton Census Metropolitan Area (CMA) real estate market marked a year of overall stability in 2017. All residential year-to-date unit sales were up 1.50%. In total, 16,441 […]

November Real Estate Market Update for Edmonton & Area

November Real Estate Market Update for Edmonton & Area Edmonton, December 4, 2017:  In the Edmonton Census Metropolitan Area (CMA), all residential average unit sales were up year-over-year 12.42%. Specifically, in each category, single family home unit sales were up 9.86%, condominium unit sales were up 18.32% and duplex/rowhouse unit sales were all up 4.27% when […]

October Real Estate Market Update for Edmonton & Area

October Real Estate Market Update for Edmonton & Area Year-over-year all residential housing prices up 1.72% Edmonton, November 2, 2017: The average residential price in October for the Edmonton Census Metropolitan Area (CMA) is up 1.72% year-over-year (YoY) with reported unit sales down only 0.15% relative to October 2016. All residential properties average price for October […]

Top 5 Winter Curb Appeal Tips

Top 5 Winter Curb Appeal Tips Typically, it’s easy to make your house look attractive when flowers are blooming, the sun is shining or the leaves are changing colour. But how do you make your property look great during the cold months? We asked the RE/MAX Influencers—a panel consisting of RE/MAX Sales Associates from throughout […]

Top 8 Winter Home Energy Solutions

Top 8 Winter Home Energy Solutions Energy bills can get dramatically high, especially during Canada’s cold winter months. There are, however, steps you can take to conserve energy and save money at the same time. Below are our top eight Winter Home Energy Solutions. 8 – Turn Down the Temperature When you’re away from your […]

You’re Moving in Together… Now What?

You’re Moving in Together… Now What? You’ve made the decision to move in together — Congratulations! In order to keep things running smoothly we’d like to share with you our own insights and suggest a few conversations that are worth discussing before you take the plunge and sign your name on that infamous dotted line! Moving […]

Preparing for the sale: The best ways to spend $1,000

Preparing for the sale: The best ways to spend $1,000 You’re preparing to sell your home. You’ve already given the walls a fresh coat of paint, and now you have $1,000 to invest to help make sure your home sells for as much as possible. What do you do? The RE/MAX Influencers—a panel consisting of […]

The Difference Between a Buyer’s and Seller’s Market

The Difference Between a Buyer’s and Seller’s Market When you begin the home buying or selling journey, there may be several terms used that you’re unfamiliar with. Buyer’s market? Seller’s market? Balanced market? To help get you started, we’ve broken down the difference between a buyer’s market and a seller’s market below. Buyer’s Market: There […]

5 Things Millenial Home Buyers Look For

5 Things Millenial Home Buyers Look For As the oldest millennials enter their 30s, more and more are entering the housing market. In fact, according to a 2015 report, peak levels of millennials will be making housing decisions in the next five years, including the decision to buy. Although some of their ‘must haves’ are […]

Is Now the Best Time to Sell?

Is Now the Best Time to Sell? Selling your home is not only a big decision financially, but also emotionally. Your home is no longer the bricks, drywall, and hardwood floors you fell in love with when you bought it. You have tackled some of life’s many milestones and made memories inside the house you […]