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, Sept. 14/18
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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: 568 (547, 506, 495) # Sales: 247 (219, 279, 285) Ratio: 43% (40%, 55%, 58%) # Price Changes: 523 (491, 499, 528) # Expired/Off Market Listings: 325 (726, 343, 262) ...
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Weekly Real Estate Market Update, Sept. 7/18
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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: 547 (506, 495, 566) # Sales: 219 (279, 285, 264) Ratio: 40% (55%, 58%, 47%) # Price Changes: 491 (499, 528, 553) # Expired/Off Market Listings: 726 (343, 262, 302) ...
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Preliminary Look at Edmonton’s Real Estate Market in August
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My preliminary look at the real estate market in Edmonton in August shows 766 single family homes were reported sold in August, up 1.3% from last August and right in the normal range for this time of year. 321 condos were reported sold, down 5% from last year and well below the average for this [...
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Weekly Market Update, Aug. 31/18
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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: 506 (495, 566, 581) # Sales: 279 (285, 264, 247) Ratio: 55% (58%, 47%, 43%) # Price Changes: 499 (528, 553, 485) # Expired/Off Market Listings: 343 (262, 302, 307) ...
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Weekly Market Update, Aug. 24/18
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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: 495 (566, 581, 648) # Sales: 285 (264, 247, 266) Ratio: 58% (47%, 43%, 41%) # Price Changes: 528 (553, 485, 567) # Expired/Off Market Listings: 262 (302, 307, 565) ...
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Secondary Suites now Legal in More Property Types in Edmonton
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On Monday Edmonton city council unanimously voted to approve changes to zoning bylaws allowing suites in semi-detached, duplex and row housing. There is no longer a minimum lot size requirement for secondary suites, which opens up the opportunity to add suites on smaller lots. They also loosened ...
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Weekly Market Update, August 17/18
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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: 566 (581, 648, 542) # Sales: 264 (247, 266, 310) Ratio: 47% (43%, 41%, 57%) # Price Changes: 553 (485, 567, 582) # Expired/Off Market Listings: 302 (307, 565, 248) ...
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City Council to Vote on Secondary Suite Bylaws August 20
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On Monday, August 20, City Council will be voting on whether to approve changes to the Zoning Bylaw to make building secondary suites (basement suites) easier in Edmonton. The proposed changes are extensive and would allow secondary suites to built: on small lots in semi-detached, duplex and row ...
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Weekly Market Update, Aug. 10/18
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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: 648 (542, 607, 692) # Sales: 266 (310, 311, 284) Ratio: 41% (57%, 51%, 41%) # Price Changes: 567, (582, 574, 566) # Expired/Off Market Listings: 565 (248, 279, 519)...
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Weekly Market Update, August 3/18
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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: 648 (542, 607, 692) # Sales: 266 (310, 311, 284) Ratio: 41% (57%, 51%, 41%) # Price Changes: 567, (582, 574, 566) # Expired/Off Market Listings: 565 (248, 279, 519)...
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