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  The overall sales in June were similar to a year ago with the exception of the Condo market which dipped by 4.34%. The good news for sellers is that the overall Inventory declined 11.68% from June 2018 along with the number of Listings by 18.03%. However, buyers are still in the driver’s seat as… View Article

How was the Edmonton Real Estate Market in May you ask? Well, not too bad with an increase in all sales over April 2019 by 17.64% and 4.04% compared to May 2018. An increase over April is typical for the season but what I like is that we performed better than 2018. Have we turned… View Article

The Edmonton Real Estate market followed the normal seasonal trend with an increase in sales activity as the grass started to green and the buyers came out of hibernation! It wasn’t a stampede but for Seller’s, they at least saw more Buyer’s! Sales increased significantly over March 2019 and a bit over what we saw… View Article

Here is the March 2019 Edmonton and Area real estate activity as reported by the REALTORS® Association of Edmonton. When compared to February 2019, unit sales across all categories increased, with single family home sales increasing 27.84%, condo sales increasing 8.86% and duplex/rowhouse sales increasing 21.05%. Year over year sales are down in all major categories,… View Article

What a wacky weather month February turned out to be! We set cold records but weren’t alone in the experience. It was weird everywhere including the center of the Canadian universe, Toronto, where they set snow records. What we also had in common with other Canadians was a decline in sales in comparison to 2018…. View Article

                            How is the Real Estate market? As Realtors we get asked this question all the time. Our answer? It depends, are you interested in Buying, Selling, Renting or Investing? No doubt we’ve all seen the news reports about home sales across Canada… View Article

Well 2018 is now behind us and what an interesting year it was! The stock market went up and then went down, NAFTA was iffy and now it’s the USMCA, Trump is, well Trump, and we in the west are finally getting some attention about our fledging oil industry. What does 2019 look like? I’ll… View Article

Welcome to My Monthly Real Estate Report It’s December and it really is the most wonderful time of the year. I enjoy all the lights, decorations and opportunities to reconnect with family and friends. The overall home sales in November were down 9.78% from October as we moved into the winter season and off by… View Article

Is the sky is falling……or is that just snow?  All across Canada the media is reporting a dramatic decline in sales and prices.  What’s going on?  No doubt, the new mortgage rules reduced Buyers affordability. This is reflected in the increase of home sales in the lower price ranges. In the meantime, many Sellers have… View Article

What happened to our September weather? We didn’t have a spring and now it feels like we won’t get a fall! Let’s hope the forecasters are correct and we we’ll get a warmer than normal winter. How was the Edmonton Area Real Estate market this September you ask? Simply put, the average selling price increased… View Article