The Edmonton Real Estate Blog

The Edmonton Real Estate Blog is written by Sheldon Johnston and Sara MacLennan of Coldwell Banker Johnston real estate; both are licensed real estate associates in the Province of Alberta.

Recent Blog Posts

Weekly Real Estate Market Report, Aug. 18/17
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Here is our update on the Edmonton real estate market. (Previous week’s numbers are in brackets). For the past 7 days: New Listings: 571 (549, 596, 528) # Sales: 252 (236, 290, 309) Ratio: 44% (43%, 49%, 59%) # Price Changes: 485 (402, 502, 468) # Expired/Off Market Listings: 272 (235, 458, 227) ...
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Weekly Market Update, Aug. 11/17
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Here is our update on the Edmonton real estate market. (Previous week’s numbers are in brackets). For the past 7 days: New Listings: 596 (528, 570, 693) # Sales: 290 (309, 317, 322) Ratio: 49% (59%, 56%, 46%) # Price Changes: 502 (468, 424, 530) # Expired/Off Market Listings: 458 (227, 197, 233) ...
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Weekly Market Update, August 4/17
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Here is our update on the Edmonton real estate market. (Previous week’s numbers are in brackets). For the past 7 days: New Listings: 596 (528, 570, 693) # Sales: 290 (309, 317, 322) Ratio: 49% (59%, 56%, 46%) # Price Changes: 502 (468, 424, 530) # Expired/Off Market Listings: 458 (227, 197, 233) ...
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Condo Prices on the Rise in Edmonton in July, Despite Slow Sales
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Our preliminary report on the real estate market in Edmonton… We will update this post with the Greater Edmonton Area stats when the REALTORS® Association of Edmonton releases their monthly report sometime in the next few days. Single family home sales rose 1.9% in Edmonton in July compared...
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Weekly Market Update, July 28/17
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Here is our update on the Edmonton real estate market. (Previous week’s numbers are in brackets). For the past 7 days: New Listings: 528 (570, 693, 646) # Sales: 309 (317, 322, 276) Ratio: 59% (56%, 46%, 43%) # Price Changes: 468 (424, 530, 470) # Expired/Off Market Listings: 227 (197, 233, 501) ...
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Condominium Property Act Amendments
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Considered long overdue by many, there are changes proposed to the condominium property act in Alberta that may arrive sometime in the not too distant future. We first wrote about the proposed changes on this blog in June, 2011. The government is looking for changes and open houses have been sche...
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Weekly Market Update, July 21/17
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Here is our update on the Edmonton real estate market. (Previous week’s numbers are in brackets). For the past 7 days: New Listings: 570 (693, 646, 609) # Sales: 317 (322, 276, 335) Ratio: 56% (46%, 43%, 55%) # Price Changes: 424 (530, 470, 443) # Expired/Off Market Listings: 197 (233, 501, 186) ...
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Weekly Market Update, July 14/17
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Here is our update on the Edmonton real estate market. (Previous week’s numbers are in brackets). For the past 7 days: New Listings: 693 (646, 609, 666) # Sales: 322 (276, 335, 323) Ratio: 46% (43%, 55%, 48%) # Price Changes: 530 (470, 443, 485) # Expired/Off Market Listings: 233 (501, 186, 240) ...
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Options for Building a Garage Addition
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Building a detached garage has many benefits. Having a protected place to park your vehicles will reduce wear and tear and ensure your car will start during a cold Calgary winter! You can build a garage to use as a workshop and for additional storage. You can also build a secondary suite in a new...
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Weekly Market Update, Junly 7/17
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Here is our update on the Edmonton real estate market. (Previous week’s numbers are in brackets). For the past 7 days: New Listings: 646 (609, 666, 659) # Sales: 276 (335, 323, 328) Ratio: 43% (55%, 48%, 50%) # Price Changes: 470 (443, 485, 489) # Expired/Off Market Listings: 501 (186, 240, 229) ...
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