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Thursday, December 30, 2010 - Edmonton & Sherwood Park Foreclosures!

Here is a new addition to Your Edmonton Homes Blog! For those of you that are interested in foreclosure properties in Edmonton or Sherwood Park, here?s your chance to view them with no strings attached.  Foreclosures are not what everybody thinks they are and it doesn?t take the faint of heart to buy them but if you have questions about purchasing a foreclosure property, contact me today and I would be happy to help!  Feel free to click on the following links to view. Edmonton Foreclosures - ... Full Article...
posted in General at Thu, 30 Dec 2010 21:50:46 -0700

Wednesday, December 29, 2010 - Getting an offer is just the first step in selling your home....

 Here is an article the I found from the REALTORS® Association of Edmonton.  You can read the article below or read it online by Clicking Here. Getting an offer is just the first step in selling your home - what the unrepresented seller does not know It should be easy to sell your home yourself. You put a sign on the lawn, advertise on some internet sites and wait for the buyers to knock on your door. Most unrepresented sellers assume that all the work of selling their home is done once they ... Full Article...
posted in General at Wed, 29 Dec 2010 17:26:04 -0700

Tuesday, December 28, 2010 - Your Weekly Edmonton Real Estate Market Report

Here is your weekly real estate update for the Edmonton area. This includes the sales, average residential sale price and active listings so far for the month of December. Following is a chart that shows the month to date activity in greater detail, along with a breakdown of sales based on the prices they occurred in. *Data above is for residential activity only.**Data has been obtained from the REALTORS® Association of Edmonton. Includes Edmonton & the Surrounding Areas. If you have any ...
posted in General at Tue, 28 Dec 2010 10:30:01 -0700

Thursday, December 23, 2010 - Seasons Greetings!

posted in General at Thu, 23 Dec 2010 17:21:26 -0700

Wednesday, December 22, 2010 - Attractions in Strathcona County

Just a few minutes east of Edmonton is the hamlet of Sherwood Park, a community that saw its first few residents in the winter of 1955 and has grown to over 61,000 in 2009. Take a look at what Strathcona has to offer you and if you are thinking of buying or selling in Sherwood Park, contact me today! The following has been obtained from Strathcona County?s website, visit them online by Clicking Here.  Attractions in Strathcona County Strathcona County offers a variety of unique experiences for ... Full Article...
posted in General at Wed, 22 Dec 2010 22:09:13 -0700

Tuesday, December 21, 2010 - Christmas is the hardest time to sell and the best time to buy

Here is an article that I found posted by the Financial Post which gives some advice to those of you that have their home listed during the holidays. You can view it below or read it online by Clicking Here. Christmas is the hardest time to sell ? and the best time to buy Garry Marr, Financial Post ? Friday, Dec. 17, 2010 Don?t overdo it this Christmas, if you want to sell your house, that is.Royal LePage Real Estate Services says it?s time to start thinking about a smaller tree this year if ... Full Article...
posted in General at Tue, 21 Dec 2010 17:02:18 -0700

Monday, December 20, 2010 - Your Weekly Edmonton Real Estate Market Report

Here is your weekly real estate update for the Edmonton area. This includes the sales, average residential sale price and active listings so far for the month of December. Following is a chart that shows the month to date activity in greater detail, along with a breakdown of sales based on the prices they occurred in. *Data above is for residential activity only.**Data has been obtained from the REALTORS® Association of Edmonton. Includes Edmonton & the Surrounding Areas. If you have any ...
posted in General at Mon, 20 Dec 2010 17:59:27 -0700

Friday, December 17, 2010 - When to Buy? When to Sell?

After my post yesterday, I wanted to do something that would show when the best times to buy and sell are. One of the biggest questions I get asked is when is the best time? For sellers, they want to know when they will get the most money for their property and for buyers, well you guessed it, when will be the cheapest time to buy. We all hear the arguments for when these times are, but I wanted to put the data into a graph and see when these times really are from a data point of view. Both ... Full Article...
posted in General at Fri, 17 Dec 2010 17:35:00 -0700

Thursday, December 16, 2010 - Just because it's winter, it doesn't mean it isn't a good time to buy a house

The REALTORS® Association of Edmonton released an article about the benefits of buying a home in the winter time.  Many people put their house shopping on hold during the winter months, mainly because of the unfavourable weather.  Doing so may just end up costing you more money in the end though! Read the story below or view it online by Clicking Here. Just because it's winter, it doesn't mean it isn't a good time to buy a house By Jim Knox The following are 10 great reasons to buy in ...
posted in General at Thu, 16 Dec 2010 10:18:03 -0700

Wednesday, December 15, 2010 - 5 Reasons Why You Still Need A Real Estate Agent

I came across an article today that I thought summed up the need for a REALTOR® fairly well.  With all of the private sale companies and discount brokerages, there is a world of options out there for anyone wanting to sell their home.  If you're thinking of selling your home on your own, consider the following and at the very least, speak with a professional so that you know all of your options.  You can read the article below, or view it online by Clicking Here.  5 Reasons Why You Still Need A ... Full Article...
posted in General at Wed, 15 Dec 2010 13:11:19 -0700

Tuesday, December 14, 2010 - Your Weekly Edmonton Real Estate Market Report

Here is your weekly real estate update for the Edmonton area.  This includes the sales, average residential sale price and active listings so far for the month of December.   Following is a chart that shows the month to date activity in greater detail, along with a breakdown of sales based on the prices they occurred in. *Data above is for residential activity only.**Data has been obtained from the REALTORS® Association of Edmonton. Includes Edmonton & the Surrounding Areas. If you have any ... Full Article...
posted in General at Tue, 14 Dec 2010 16:11:15 -0700

Friday, December 10, 2010 - Apartment Vacancies Edge Downward in 2010 - CMHC

For those of you that are interested in the rental market in Edmonton, CMHC, Canada Mortgage & Housing Corporation, has released their Fall 2010 Rental Market Report. I have copied a portion of the report below for you and you can also read the full report by Clicking Here. Apartment Vacancies Edge Downward in 2010 Edmonton, December 9, 2010: Following three years of consecutive increases, Edmonton?s October apartment vacancy rate edged downward in 2010. According to Canada Mortgage and Housing ... Full Article...
posted in General at Fri, 10 Dec 2010 11:16:35 -0700

Thursday, December 9, 2010 - Residential values expected to climb further in 2011 as housing sales stabilize in most major centre

RE/MAX has released their Housing Outlook report for 2011.  Like most predict, the housing market will continue to climb and recover in the upcoming year for most of Canada.  You can read RE/MAX's news release below or Click Here to view online.  You can also view their full report Here. I have taken an excerpt out of their full report which deals with Edmonton alone.  This can be found by viewing the full report above and going to page7. Edmonton at a Glance While renewed concerns over ...
posted in General at Thu, 09 Dec 2010 09:53:03 -0700

Wednesday, December 8, 2010 - Bank of Canada holds interest rate at 1%

CBC News has released an article yesterday, based on the announcement that was made by the Bank of Canada stating that they will be holding interest rates at the current 1%.  This is great news for anyone with a variable mortgage as your interest rates will not change.  Read more below or view the article ONLINE. Bank of Canada holds interest rate at 1%Carney cites worsened economic conditions  Last Updated: Tuesday, December 7, 2010 | 8:01 PM ET The Bank of Canada said Tuesday it is holding ... Full Article...
posted in General at Wed, 08 Dec 2010 11:43:25 -0700

Tuesday, December 7, 2010 - Ready to take the plunge? Written by: Gail Vaz-Oxlade, host of Til Debt Do Us Part

Here is an article that I found on Slice networks website from the television series Til Debt Do Us Part.  Host, Gail Vaz-Oxlade has written an article on making home ownership a possibility for those that are wanting to purchase their first home.  You can view the article below, or read it ONLINE . Ready to take the plunge?Til Debt Do Us Part host Gail Vaz-Oxlade tells you just how much house you can really afford. If you?re considering buying your first home, you may feel fear, or even dread, ... Full Article...
posted in General at Tue, 07 Dec 2010 10:06:05 -0700

Monday, December 6, 2010 - Your Weekly Edmonton Real Estate Market Report

Here is your weekly update for the real estate market in Edmonton and the surrounding areas.  This includes the sales, average residential sale price and active listings so far for the month of December.   You can see that from November to December, we have lost 459 properties on the market and we will likely see a steady drop of active listings as we move in to the holiday season.    Following is a chart that shows the month to date activity in greater detail, along with a breakdown of sales ... Full Article...
posted in General at Mon, 06 Dec 2010 11:11:35 -0700

Friday, December 3, 2010 - Edmonton's Real Estate Market Activity for November 2010

The REALTORS® Association of Edmonton released their monthly report on real estate for Edmonton and the surrounding areas.  You can see the update below or view online at the REALTORS® Association of Edmonton.  Housing prices soften as sales bump up Edmonton, December 2, 2010: The average price of a single family detached property in the Edmonton area continued to soften in November. According to the REALTORS® Association of Edmonton, at $362,657, the average* SFD price was half a percent lower ... Full Article...
posted in General at Fri, 03 Dec 2010 11:21:28 -0700

Wednesday, December 1, 2010 - ALBERTA'S HOUSING AMONG THE MOST AFFORDABLE IN CANADA: RBC ECONOMICS

One of Canada's largest banks released an Economic Outlook on Novmeber 29, stating that Alberta's housing market is one of the most affordable in Canada.  I have copied a portion of the article below and you can read the remaining by clicking on the link: ALBERTA?S HOUSING AMONG THE MOST AFFORDABLE IN CANADA: RBC ECONOMICS TORONTO, November 29, 2010 ? Despite recording substantial affordabilityimprovements since early 2008, housing demand in Alberta is still a shadow of itsformer self from just ... Full Article...
posted in General at Wed, 01 Dec 2010 10:30:08 -0700

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