Striking it on your own isn’t really the smartest move when you’re trying to buy or sell an Edmonton property. It’s like a patient trying to self medicate, chances are the patient will make matters worst.
Working with real life professionals is still the best solution this 2016. Here are 5 of the most interesting facts that you should know.
1. REALTORS HAVE TRAINING & KNOWLEDGE: It’s not like real estate licenses were just handed out to Realtors. No. They have studied, reviewed and passed exams to get the honor of being a full-time real estate professional.
All that training and knowledge gained from working day and night is what makes working with a Realtor the most effective and efficient choice for Edmontonians who wants to buy or
This month, your beloved Realtors from Team Leading Edge through FindMyHouse.ca launched its sister site EdmontonFirstTimeHomeBuyers.com.
The site aims to specialize in helping individuals and couples who want to move and relocate to Edmonton or simply wish to finally own a property & live in their dream home. (No more renting, yay!) With the site, first time homebuyer have the chance to:
Go on workshops
Learn down payment programs
Know first hand all the new hot listings in Edmonton
These are just 3 of the many incredible things first time homebuyers can do when they visit.
For best results, follow EdmontonFirstimeHomeBuyers.com on Facebook & Twitter.
To go along with this latest venture, the team has
UPHOLD CLEANLINESS: Sure, this might sound easy but because most Edmontonians have a very busy lifestyle (maybe including yours), keeping things neat and tidy is slowly becoming a pain in the arse.
We at Team Leading Edge hope this serves a soft reminder to keep on track. As they say…
Cleanliness is next to Godliness.
ADD DÉCOR: Have the mentality that you’ll have that Edmonton dream home of yours forever. Once you’re in that state of mind, you must begin putting personal touches to it. See, you may have a sprawling 3000 sq ft property, but if you’re personally “detached” to that home, you’d soon pretty much get tired of it.
Have fun! It’s yours. Fall in love with it. Go crazy in splashing your favorite shades in the living
Increase the charm of your Edmonton house and get it sold fast by accessorizing it with these items.
1. RUGS – Add style and personality to a room by placing a large, beautiful rug in it. You don’t need to buy an expensive one; there are low-cost rugs at Sears & Costco hat you can choose from.
2. FLORAL & FRUIT TABLE DÉCOR – Flowers and fruits can be powerful accessories that can transform an ordinary living room into a 5-star hotel lobby and a boring kitchen into an Iron Chef’s playground, even Gordon Ramsey might like it!
3. CUSHIONS – easily modernize your living area with fashionable cushions!
4. SCENTED CANDLES & LAMPS – Do understand that potential homebuyers that go to your house might have seen several other properties. One way to
The July Alberta real estate market report has just been released. We have included some of the highlights / charts below. But before we do, PLEASE understand how important it is to realize that real estate markets are LOCAL. Your home's value and the length of time it would take to sell it is UNIQUE to your home and YOUR neighbourhood.
So before reading the graphs below PLEASE do your self a favor and call us. We are HAPPY to assist you with professional information about your specific case. We can answer questions like:
What is my home worth?
What is the best way to market it?
Is now a good time to buy a home in my situation?
I need to sell my home quickly and money is tight...what are the best solutions for me?
Fixer-uppers are a good form of real estate investment if you have the time, patience and resources available. This weekend, we at Team Leading Edge would like to share with you 5 Must-Know and understand facts before you purchase that fixer-upper home.
1. UNDERSTAND ANCIENT ARCHITECTURE
Old Edmonton houses dating back 30 to 50 years doesn’t have the standard architectural and engineering designs as we have today so better be prepared to create custom-made dry-walls and replace aged wirings, plumbing, ventilation, etc.
2. STRETCHED TIME FRAME
Fixing old or run down houses aren’t as easy as you think so you have to allot a flexible time frame for your project. A lot of things could go wrong; permits might be rejected, your supply store
Our friends at Product Hunt sent this amazing list of technology that can make your home smarter and more effecient. We love it here at Team Leading Edge so we thought of spreading the love and sharing this info to all our readers.
Its 2016, its time for your home to be smart!
Make your home smarter by befriending Alexa and getting a Nest, Dropcam, and some Philips Hues. You know, the typical smart home companions. Here are some lesser known, handy gadgets for the home:
Brilliance brings the outside world to your home with Philips Hue lights
Houndify adds a voice-enabled conversational interface to anything
Reset Plug automatically resets your router & modem when the WiFi fails (while eero and Plume will make sure it never drops in