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, April 19/19
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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: 641 (616, 693, 513) # Sales: 309 (257, 238, 230) Ratio: 48% (42%, 34%, 45%) # Price Changes: 363 (356, 382, 387) Expired/Off Market Listings: 184 (165, 403, 150) Ne...
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Choose cabinet painting for a cost-effective kitchen renovation
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A kitchen renovation can be a massive investment, but it does have a good return. A new, modern kitchen will improve the aesthetics and personal enjoyment of the space. It can also add resale value to your home and improve marketability if you decide to sell. The most expensive part of your kitch...
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Weekly Market Update, Apr. 12/2019
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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: 616 (693, 513, 580) # Sales: 257 (238, 230, 226) Ratio: 42% (34%, 45%, 39%) # Price Changes: 356 (382, 387, 315) Expired/Off Market Listings: 165 (403, 150, 188) Ne...
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Weekly Market Update, Apr. 5/2019
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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: 693 (513, 580, 497) # Sales: 238 (230, 226, 181) Ratio: 34% (45%, 39%, 36%) # Price Changes: 382 (387, 315, 299) Expired/Off Market Listings: 403 (150, 188, 127) Ne...
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March Market Report
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The trend of high supply and low demand continued in the Edmonton area in March and brought lower prices for all types of real estate. The benchmark price for single-family homes was down 4.25% from last year, and 2.83% from five years ago, while apartment style condos were down 5.86% and 11.07% ...
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Weekly Market Update, Mar. 29/19
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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: 513 (580, 497, 582) # Sales: 230 (226, 181, 168) Ratio: 45% (39%, 36%, 29%) # Price Changes: 387 (315, 299, 309) # Expired/Off Market Listings: 150 (188, 127, 354) ...
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Weekly Market Update, Mar. 22/19
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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: 580 (497, 582, 495) # Sales: 226 (181, 168, 206) Ratio: 39% (36%, 29%, 42%) # Price Changes: 315 (299, 309, 256) # Expired/Off Market Listings: 188 (127, 354, 345) ...
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Weekly Market Update, Mar. 15/19
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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: 497 (582, 495, 437) # Sales: 181 (168, 206, 186) Ratio: 36% (29%, 42%, 43%) # Price Changes: 299 (309, 256, 211) # Expired/Off Market Listings: 127 (354, 345, 216) ...
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Weekly Market Update, Mar. 8/19
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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: 582 (495, 437, 422) # Sales: 168 (206, 186, 175) Ratio: 29% (42%, 43%, 41%) # Price Changes: 309 (256, 211, 212) # Expired/Off Market Listings: 354 (345, 216, 127) ...
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February Market Report
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A recent report shows there are a record number of unsold, completed new homes in the Edmonton area (7.5% above the previous record). This is due to a tough labour market, stagnant wages, higher mortgage rates and tougher federal mortgage rules, and all those factors are impacting the resale mark...
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