By: Patrick Fields

RENOVATED CONDO CLOSE TO NEW ARENA UNDER $200,000!

Tags: RENOVATED CONDO Edmonton, Ice District Edmonton, Edmonton home info

Are you looking for a new condo close to the new arena with 2 bedrooms?  This beautifully renovated condo has limestone tile flooring, renovated kitchen, bathroom, laminate flooring, newer carpet and a RIVER VALLEY VIEW!  It is actually on the 2nd floor (even though it is unit 101) and has a covered parking stall. CALL PATRICK 780-915-2056 TO VIEW BEFORE IT IS GONE!! ...Read More

By: Patrick Fields

EDMONTON'S MOVING RESOURCE AND DIRECTORY

Tags: EDMONTON'S MOVING RESOURCE AND DIRECTORY

    If you are moving or have ever moved, you know there are several calls to make in order to coordinate your change of address and services. We’ve put together a list you can use as a quick reference for moving, or for any other reason:   UTILITIES: ATCO GAS 780-424-5222 www.atcogas.com  DIRECT ENERGY 1- 866-374-6299 www.directenergy.com  EPCOR...Read More

By: Patrick Fields

Edmonton Events - August 2015

Tags: Edmonton Events - August 2015

• The 23rd annual Edmonton Marathon – Wednesday, August 22nd and Thursday, August 23rd • Edmonton Blues Festival Music – Tuesday, August 21st to Thursday, August 23rd • Wanderlust 108 – Saturday, August 29th • Sonic Boom Festival – Saturday, September 5th and Sunday, September 6th   ...Read More

By: Patrick Fields

Prices Dip As Result Of Higher Inventory

Tags: Edmonton real estate statistics, Edmonton market update

  Edmonton, August 4, 2015: Prices for all residential properties in the Edmonton Census Metropolitan Area (CMA) for July were down from the previous month according to the REALTORS® Association of Edmonton. The average all residential price was $372,910 (down 1.4% from June) due mostly to the drop in price of single family homes to $436,948 (down 1.8%). The drop was not felt across al...Read More

By: Patrick Fields

Edmonton's Summer Festival Scene

Tags: Edmonton's Summer Festival Scene

Edmonton’s Summer Festival Scene rivals any other, with performers and artists embarking on our city each year to put on a great time.  It wouldn’t be summer without checking out at least a couple of the events, and the sights, sounds and culinary adventures they have to offer. The Servus Heritage Festival Aug 2nd – 4th This year marks the 40th annual showcase of Canada&r...Read More

By: Patrick Fields

Cost of Buying a Home, Plan your Budget Wisely

Tags: Edmonton home buying system, Edmonton home buyer

  There are many costs associated with buying your first home or your dream home. There are upfront costs and ongoing costs that you need to consider when planning your home-buying budget. Upfront costs may include: - Down Payment – This needs to be ready at time of purchase and its source to be verifiable by the bank. - Initial and Additional Deposits - This is p...Read More

By: Patrick Fields

Edmonton Klondike Days 2015

Tags: Edmonton Klondike Days 2015, Edmonton festival city

   Enjoyed by thousands of people, K Days is 10 days, July 17th to 26th, of parades, concerts, food, and fun. In the heat of the summer, the grounds at Northlands are transformed into an arena of endless games and rides, entertainment and concerts, shopping, food and family activities.  Here’s a list of must-do’s to experience the essence of K-Days: Schedule of Events ...Read More

By: Patrick Fields

Edmonton Real Estate Market Report - July 2015

Tags: Edmonton Real Estate Market Report - July 2015

Slower Market Beginning to Take a Turn Edmonton, July 3, 2015: For the first time in 2015, the REALTORS® Association of Edmonton recorded an increase in year-over-year reported sales for the month. June 2015 Census Metropolitan Area (CMA) had 2,008 reported sales for all residential properties, 2.4% over the 1,961 all residential sales reported in June 2014. This number includes 1,243 single...Read More

By: Patrick Fields

Is the Grass Always Greener on the Other Side?

Tags: Edmonton green lawn, bagless Edmonton

  Artificial grass has been used in warmer climates for some time, but it’s also become more popular in Canada as an alternative to a natural lawn. The jury is still out as to which is best, and there are definitely pros and cons on both sides of the fence. Natural Grass Benefits:  There’s nothing like the lush, organic feeling of natural grass under your feet.  It&...Read More

By: Patrick Fields

How Low will they Go?

Tags: Mortgage rates, Edmonton Home Info

  Not long ago, in 2008, the mortgage rate in Alberta was 5.39%. This year, we have consistently seen posted rates under 3%. The low rates offer significant opportunities for buyers and sellers alike, but to take advantage of the trend, learn to evaluate your financing options. Taking advantage of the lowest rates possible allows you to make real strides on interest payments. But if your mo...Read More