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 Market Update, May 24/19
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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: 556 (652, 660, 633) # Sales: 270 (355, 307, 287) Ratio: 49% (54%, 47%, 45%) # Price Changes: 399 (412, 681, 454) Expired/Off Market Listings: 193 (175, 190, 390) Ne...
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The 5 Best Smart Home Devices for Your Rental Property
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We live in the digital age. It seems that everything is getting more intelligent: from phones and TVs to toasters and washing machines. And home devices are part of this technological trend. In this article, Upkeep Media Inc., after successfully working with many property managers, looks at the b...
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Weekly Market Update, May 17/19
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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: 652 (660, 633, 543) # Sales: 355 (307, 287, 225) Ratio: 54% (47%, 45%, 41%) # Price Changes: 412 (681, 454, 366) Expired/Off Market Listings: 175 (190, 390, 157) Ne...
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Weekly Market Update, May 10/19
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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: 660 (633, 543, 641) # Sales: 307 (287, 225, 309) Ratio: 47% (45%, 41%, 48%) # Price Changes: 681 (454, 366, 363) Expired/Off Market Listings: 190 (390, 157, 184) Ne...
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Weekly Market Update, May 3/19
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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: 633 (543, 641, 616) # Sales: 287 (225, 309, 257) Ratio: 45% (41%, 48%, 42%) # Price Changes: 454 (366, 363, 356) Expired/Off Market Listings: 390 (157, 184, 165) Ne...
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Tips for Buying and Selling Real Estate in Today’s Market
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The real estate market right now feels different from any market we’ve experienced in Edmonton, from the stress test to the economy, to the inventory of homes on the market, we’re seeing some unusual things happen. So, we’ve put together some tips for those looking to buy or sell a ho...
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April Real Estate Market Report
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After six months of below average sales, and year over year declines, Edmonton single-family home sales improved to near normal levels in April. 769 single-family homes were reported sold in April in Edmonton, up 3% from last year. The market feels different from any market we’ve experience...
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Weekly Market Update, April 26/19
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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: 543 (641, 616, 693) # Sales: 225 (309, 257, 238) Ratio: 41% (48%, 42%, 34%) # Price Changes: 366 (363, 356, 382) Expired/Off Market Listings: 157 (184, 165, 403) Ne...
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Weekly Market Update, April 19/19
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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: 641 (616, 693, 513) # Sales: 309 (257, 238, 230) Ratio: 48% (42%, 34%, 45%) # Price Changes: 363 (356, 382, 387) Expired/Off Market Listings: 184 (165, 403, 150) Ne...
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Choose cabinet painting for a cost-effective kitchen renovation
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A kitchen renovation can be a massive investment, but it does have a good return. A new, modern kitchen will improve the aesthetics and personal enjoyment of the space. It can also add resale value to your home and improve marketability if you decide to sell. The most expensive part of your kitch...
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