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Stay or move? How to Decide

Do you sometimes review the real estate ads in your local paper? Do you drive by an open house sign and feel the urge to stop and check it out? Those are common indications that, at least on some level, you’re thinking about the possibility of making a move. But how ...

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Understanding Market Value

If you were going to sell your car, what would you do? Well, you would probably check to find out how similar vehicles to yours are priced. Then you would set your advertised price within that range. What you would be doing, perhaps without knowing it, is determining the “market value” ...

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5 Things Home Buyers Don’t Want To See

When preparing a property for sale, homeowners often focus on the things that will impress buyers, such as clean and uncluttered spaces, well lit rooms, staged furniture designed to maximize appeal, and so forth. But it’s equally important to pay attention to those things you don’t want buyers to see… those ...

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5 Ways to Create Extra Space in Your Home

5 Ways to Create Extra Space in Your Home  Is your home feeling cramped for space? If so, there are many  inexpensive ways to free up more space. Here are some ideas that may help:  Convert the traditional into non-traditional space. We’re all familiar with converting a spare bedroom into a ...

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St.Albert Grosvenor Dog Swim A Huge Success

This years Grosvenor Dog Swim held September 3, 2018 in support of the animals recuse charity SCARS (Second Chance Animal Rescue Society) was a huge success.  The event raised over $1700 and a generous amount of donated items such as leashes, dog food, crates, collars, toys and so on... I want ...

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August 2018 Real Estate Market Statistics for Edmonton and Surrounding Areas

Market Stats Report for August 2018 In the Edmonton Census Metropolitan Area (CMA), all residential home sales decreased 2.25% compared to last month (July 2018) and increased 1.89% compared to this time last year. Single family home sales in the Edmonton CMA increased both 1.44% month over month and 6.15% year ...

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