Real Estate News

Exact Deposit – Real Estate Innovation

A ground-breaking new deposit system is starting to change the world of Canadian real estate. The exciting details of this development can be found at www.exactdeposit.ca. The masterminds behind the plan are Chris Ryan and Kevin Kline. Biographies detail Ryan’s ample experience in real estate and Kline’s extensive work with various corporations. The project, in

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Anthony Henday Update

Edmonton’s Convenient Ring Road Will Soon Reach Fruition The city of Edmonton is surrounded by a ring road, Anthony Henday Drive. Its proximity to highways ensures convenient out-of-town travel. The roadway joins with Highway 2 (for traffic heading North or South) and Highway 16 (for traffic moving East and West). The road, in its final

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Spring Sales Slower but Steady

May 1st! So another set of Edmonton Real Estate data is available if you’re a REALTOR® or work at the board. We will quickly give our analysis for the month of April. 798 single family homes were reported sold in the month of April – down 6.4 %  Condo Sales took a bad beating down 13%

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Village-Style Neighbourhood Arrives in North Edmonton

Promising, Convenient Village-Style Neighbourhood Arrives in North Edmonton A new village-style neighbourhood is springing up in northeast Edmonton. Manning Village offers an amalgamation of convenience, community, aesthetics, and recreational opportunities. Planners promise that “it’s a place to belong” where “community means more than the home you live in”. The homes themselves, though, are spacious and

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Ritchie Market: Redefining Community

Ritchie: A Lively, Fun Neighbourhood With a Brand New Market on the way This beautiful neighbourhood is known for its brightly coloured houses and community spirit.  An advantage of living in Ritchie is its proximity to Mill Creek Ravine park, a much-loved spot for active outdoors enthusiasts, with rough and paved trails.  There’s lots to

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Inventory Up Again – And Sales Continue to Slide

Buying with Caution  It seems Home Buyers in the Edmonton & surrounding areas are continuing to watch the market with caution. The REALTORS® Association of Edmonton has released their numbers for the month of January 2016. 5,751 properties were for sale on the MLS® System for the Edmonton Census Metropolitan Area at the end of

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The IGLOTEL – Embrace Edmonton Winter

The best way to get through Edmonton’s long winters is to embrace the cold. There are a ton of fun things to do in Edmonton, and spending a night at minus 30 degrees celsius can be one of them. Dan England of Twisted Key Photography has been up to his old tricks again building Igloo’s in

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Development in Edmonton much needed

Lots of development is going on. Higher down payments are now required on expensive houses, but not necessarily required on the more affordable town houses and condominiums. If you want to live or invest here while minimizing the amount of snow you need to handle each winter, this is a great time to plan your

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Alberta Economy Indicators at a Glance

Edmonton, Alberta The Edmonton Real Estate market is effected by several economic factors. Read the latest forecast of Alberta Economy Indicators. Housing Starts Alberta housing starts fell 0.7% to 35,611 (annualized) in August, declining by 19% from August 2014. Year-over-year declines were concentrated in Calgary (-30%). New Housing Price Index Alberta’s New Housing Price Index

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