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Edmonton Home Energy Retrofit Acceleration Program

Posted on Jan 18, 2022

Have you been thinking about doing some renovations? Not sure which ones would provide the most value in terms of your home's efficiency? Check out the Edmonton HERA Program to see how you can make your home more efficient through an EnerGuide evaluation as well as which renovations you could see some REBATES for. Who doesn't want a rebate when the...

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5 Reasons To Stage Your Home Before You List

Posted on Nov 12, 2021

1. First impressions are lasting. When a buyer walks into your staged home they can see what spaces have to offer and will tend to remember it more after the showing.

2. Staged homes tend to sell faster. Typically, a staged home versus a vacant home will sell faster.

3. Higher potential sale price. Studies show that well staged homes will yield a hig...

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Edmonton Housing Market Outlook 2021

Posted on Dec 02, 2020


Edmonton housing market to remain balanced in 2021, prices to increase 2%

Edmonton real estate is likely to continue as a balanced market in 2021, with demand being segmented. Buyers are looking for single-family homes and yards, which includes duplex and row-style townhomes. The average sales price in Edmonton increased by 1% to $364,820 in 2020 (J...

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Which comes first? Buy or Sell?

Posted on Jan 17, 2020


Chicken or the egg. Buy first or sell first. 

This is a tricky question that comes up a lot when speaking with sellers. Before I get your hopes up that there is a one size fits all answer...there isn't. It really is unique to every client.

There are a few things to consider first. One being the current market conditions. Are you in a buyer, balanced o...

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Steps to making a legal secondary suite

Posted on Nov 11, 2019

Legal basement suite are quite popular nowadays. It can help you pay your mortgage, increase the value of your home and create a new revenue stream. There are many steps required to make sure your basement is deemed to be a legal secondary suite. I will outline some of them and provide some links that you can check out to help you understand the pr...

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Egress Code for Bedroom Windows

Posted on Feb 13, 2019

Are you wondering what the code is for a bedroom window? In order for a bedroom to be classified as a bedroom it must meet certain requirements. Many older homes may have windows that were code at the time, but if you are making changes to the home, adding a basement/secondary suit you need to ensure that the bedroom meets the current Alberta Build...

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