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2014 Canada Avg Home Prices and Edmonton Real Estate

It’s been a big year for many of Canada’s hottest housing markets. The average buying price of a home jumped up over 7% compared to the same time last year, according to the Canadian Real Estate Association (CREA). At the same time, the actual number of homes sold is almost identical in growth (7%). With […]

Villas at Lacombe Park: St. Albert’s Newest Over-40 Community

Central Alberta has a lot going for it. A thriving economy that is the envy of the country, growing population and amenities spread throughout the few dozen communities here. But the demographics of our cities and towns is changing. The number of retirees and seniors is on the rise and is expected to climb leading […]

Edmonton International Film Festival’s Two Weeks Away!

It’s that time of year again. As the leaves turn and the first signs of winter arrive, we get to witness that very special time of year… Film Fest! The 28th Edmonton International Film Festival (EIFF) runs for ten days from September 25 to October 4, 2014 at various locations throughout the city. Each year, […]

Edmonton Second Language and Bilingual Schools

Back to school season is here! Stores are filled with excited parents (and maybe a few disappointed children) as they prepare for the new school session. Now that school is just about started, a lot of our conversations among the team has been about language schools, and in particular, bilingual schools—schools that may offer immersion […]

Why Buy or Sell a Home in Spruce Grove?

There are few cities in Alberta that can boast an active lifestyle, booming industrial and retail business, big-city amenities and environmental sustainability. Spruce Grove is definitely smaller than Edmonton, but families discover numerous advantages when they consider buying or selling a home in Spruce Grove. Situated 11 km west of Edmonton along Highway 16A, Alberta’s […]

Servus Heritage Festival: A Celebration of Diversity

It isn’t hard to be proud of Edmonton. The capital city has a lot of great things going for it: Active communities, a growing economy, and Alberta’s creative spark. But Edmonton has something else that is sometimes forgotten about, and because of our city’s size, we sometimes forget just how great and important it is. […]

Edmonton Bikeology Festival

About The Edmonton Bikeology Festival We think its safe to say Summer has finally arrived in The City of Edmonton. The weather is co-operating and the real estate market is heating up. In addition to being a great time to buy or sell your Edmonton home, Summer is also the time to enjoy outdoor activities. […]

Find Real Estate Homes In Strathcona

Strathcona’s lower crime will attract more Edmonton home buyers. The Edmonton community of Strathcona is one of the city’s most treasured areas. Its residential neighbourhoods are filled with rich heritage, mature trees, and a renovated mature homes. The community also has a high walkability score, making it very easy for residents to access nearby amenities, […]

Future Community Developments- West Rossdale

Edmonton has taken the next step in the river valley evolution. The development of West Rossdale will bring residents closer to nature with pedestrian friendly streets, property enhancements and new condominiums, while preserving the area’s existing open spaces and parks.

Future Downtown Developments Will Boost Visits to Chinatown

With the ongoing revitalization of downtown Edmonton, Chinatown will soon see an increase in visitors resulting in a boost to its economy. The City of Edmonton has invested $56 million dollars towards infrastructure and public amenities as part of the new downtown developments. In an effort to encourage area growth, the city’s downtown developments include […]