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Edmonton Traffic: What You Need to Know About Commuting in the Capital City

January 15, 2019

Edmontonians tend to spend a lot of time in their cars. The daily commute is a simple fact of life for anyone living the suburban lifestyle. When you choose a location for your new home, it’s smart to consider what your commute will look like. Even the best neighbourhood will start to lose some of its shine if you have to spend two hours getting to work and back.


9 Questions to Ask Yourself Before You Buy a Home

As a first-time home buyer, you’re often faced with a wide variety of decisions. There are plenty of housing options throughout Edmonton, but which one is the right one for you? Those who take the time to really think about their needs are bound to be happier than those who jump into the process. Use these questions as a starting point to help you find which type of home you should buy.


New Build or Quick Possession: Which Is Right for Me?

December 18, 2018

You’ve already decided that a brand-new home is right for you. Now it’s time to fully explore your options. One of those is to build something from the ground up, carefully selecting every little detail. The other option is to purchase a brand-new home that’s move-in ready right now.


7 Reasons Why Now Is a Great Time to Buy Your First Home

December 11, 2018

Now that you’ve settled into your career and have saved up a down payment, it’s probably time to start thinking about buying your first home. Sure, it’s a big commitment, but there are also many advantages to taking the leap. 

It is an especially strong market for buyers, so you have even more reason to start home shopping! Let's take a look at the following reasons why now is a great time to buy your first home.


Is It Time for a New Home? Here’s How to Tell

December 4, 2018

The choice to buy a new home isn’t always clear-cut. While buying might be a no-brainer for people who are throwing money away on rent, if you currently own a home, you have to carefully weigh the pros and cons. Will the gains from buying a new home be worth the hassle and the cost? Could you be relatively happy in your current home by just making a few upgrades?


The Most Popular Neighbourhoods in Edmonton

Searching for the perfect community to call home? Edmonton has several neighbourhoods with the affordability you need and the proximity to the amenities you want. Whether you’re looking for an easy commute to downtown Edmonton or you want a spacious home surrounded by nature, here are several top picks for popular neighbourhoods in the Capital Region.