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Comparable sales are the sales prices of similar Edmonton properties that have been sold recently. They are used as an example of buyers or sellers to assert something about the price for example why a buyer doesn’t want to pay more for an Edmonton property because he/she knows that a similar Edmonton home cost less.

To help you understand more about Edmonton comparable sales here are some main factors to look out for.

Time Line

In today’s Edmonton real estate market when you need to compare similar Edmonton homes for buying or selling Edmonton properties, the timeline for comparative sales is at least in the last 3 months. Back then it was more than 3 months but because of the volatile market, it has become to a tightening 3 months.

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Buying and selling Edmonton homes is a fulfilling process but sometimes it negates a stressful environment. With a lot of competition going on, decision making can become mistakes which lead to the feelings of regret.

Will this Edmonton property be sold fast? Am I paying too much? Is this the right location to settle down? The questions go on and on but the real question is how will you avoid any real estate regrets?

Learn what Your Budget is

You have to consider the other expense that comes with owning an Edmonton property. Besides the mortgage every month, expenses like water, electricity, cable and other utility bills should be accounted for.

Also, plan a budget for maintenance and repairs of an Edmonton property because you’ll

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I am often asked if this is a good time to buy a home? The answer is it depends.

If you are a first time home buyer this is a great time to buy. As you can see in the attached report it is a buyer's market. When in a buyer's market you can get some great deals and puts you in a great bargaining position when negotiating an offer on a property you would like to buy.

If you are a move up buyer making the move in a down market make lots of financial sense. Yes you are going to sell your current home, but you more than make up for it on your purchase. Let's take this example... Let's say that your home was worth $400,000 before the market started to go down, and the market valuations dropped buy 10%. That would mean that your home dropped by $40,000 in

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The most undeniable element that attracts people to Edmonton house is because of their looks. Classic, modern, stylish, trendy, you name it Edmonton properties got it.  But aside from the looks, an Edmonton house can also captivate potential buyers with their sense of smell.

Read on to know which household items you can use to amp up the success rate of your Edmonton home sale

Coffee

Everybody loves the smell of coffee in the morning so utilize this scent if a potential Edmonton home buyer is going to view your Edmonton property in the morning. Also, coffee grounds can remedy the lingering smell of spoiled food in your refrigerator. Fill a couple of bowls with coffee grounds and place them in your refrigerator overnight.

Lemons

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Edmonton Homes For Sale MLS Listings

Getting attached to an Edmonton home is pretty normal especially if you have been staying there for most of your life. That’s why it’s easy to ignore all the imperfection that comes with it. Even if this is the case, all those wear and tear that the Edmonton property has accumulated throughout the years may not be easily ignored by potential Edmonton homebuyers. All things considered, on the off chance that somebody is making an effort to buy your Edmonton home, then the best way to know the condition of the Edmonton house is to hire a professional Edmonton home inspector.

Here are six reasons why an Edmonton home inspection is needed.

Fix For Success

The purpose of the Edmonton home inspection is to know if there are problems with the

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Edmonton Homes For Sale MLS Listings

The Edmonton real estate market has a tremendous amount of competition involved from buying to selling Edmonton properties. The more you know about the market, the sharper edge you’ll have from the rest.

To help you we have gathered some tips on the Edmonton real estate market.

Importance of Scents

Traditional plug-in air fresheners can turn-off a lot of potential Edmonton homebuyers. The best course of action to do if you want your Edmonton home to smell good is to bake goods right before a showing.

Flowers and freshly brewed coffee can also attract a number of buyers.

 Don't Turn Away Opportunities

If you suddenly got a message or a call that a potential Edmonton homebuyer wants to visit your Edmonton property in just a few

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Edmonton Homes For Sale MLS Listings

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Note: Remember, you can access all our available Homes For Sale in Edmonton through our Edmonton MLS Listings page.

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Note: Remember, you can access all our available Homes For Sale in Edmonton through our Edmonton MLS Listings page.

Homes For Sale Edmonton

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Buying and selling Edmonton properties is a wonderful but at the same time terrifying experience. The thrill of investing a huge sum of money and knowing that you can gain more with each and every Edmonton house is what attracts people to come and try to invest in Edmonton homes.  There are times when the market doesn’t go in the investor’s way but this is just part of the process.

Here are some traits you can learn from successful Edmonton property investors

Consistent

In this industry you will learn that you’ll experience not just the good but also the bad side of the market. Trends, techniques, mortgages, rules and regulation will ceaselessly evolve as the Edmonton real estate market progress in time just as the same for every one of

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The interior of an Edmonton house is as important as the exterior. Every Edmonton homebuyers have their own preference when searching for an Edmonton home from the number of rooms, design details, etc. But when the time comes you find an Edmonton property you want to buy what should you look for inside that Edmonton home?

Floor Plan

The floor design is the biggest part of an Edmonton house. As you view the Edmonton property, consider how you will utilize all the space in its full potential. Consider you and your family’s future. Is this just a temporary place or will you raise your children here?  Do you have or want to have pets? Do you need an office? Is a guest room essential?

Space matters in an Edmonton home and how you handle it is

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