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Should You Worry About Market Fluctuations?

You turn on the television and watch a news story about housing prices going down. Then you read an article about the housing market on the upswing again. It’s a little like being on a roller-coaster ride! Unfortunately, the ride isn’t much fun if you’re thinking of buying or selling a home. ...

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YEG REAL ESTATE RESULTS MARCH 2024 – JFSELLS.COM

The Spring Market has Arrived! See full stats package at MARCH_2024_CREA-EDMOstats Stats Board PDFs MARCH_2024_MonthlyStatsBoard Check out the most recent Service Alberta Economic Update here: https://economicdashboard.alberta.ca/articles-pages/weekly-economic-highlights/2024-04-01-weekly-economic-highlights/  From RAE: Edmonton, April 2, 2024: With a total of 2,467 residential unit sales in the Greater Edmonton Area (GEA) for March 2024,  up 25.6% vs ...

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Finding the Perfect “Kid-Friendly” Neighborhood

Fast forward a few years and imagine that your kids have grown up. They’ve come back to the “old neighborhood” to reminisce. What will they remember? The playground where they hung out with their friends? The quiet cul-de-sac where they learned to ride their bikes? The park where they picnicked ...

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Will Your Furniture Fit?

When shopping for a new house or condo, most buyers consider factors such as neighborhood, proximity to schools, number of bedrooms and bathrooms, size of the kitchen, and more.These are, of course, all important considerations. But, there’s one question that few buyers ask until it’s too late: “Will our furniture ...

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YEG REAL ESTATE RESULTS FEBRUARY 2024 – JFSELLS.COM

"Housing Market Heating Up for an Early Spring": FEB 2024 Market Stats RAE Full Stats Package here:FEBRUARY_2024_CREA-EDMOstats Semi Detached and Row/Townhouses lead the way with higher sale values, Condo's lag behind. Total residential average prices came in 2.3% vs Last month, and  10.4% year over year. Latest Alberta Economic metrics https://economicdashboard.alberta.ca/articles-pages/weekly-economic-highlights/2024-02-26-weekly-economic-highlights/  Interesting ...

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Are You Ready to Buy Up?

No matter how much you love your current home, you may still be dreaming of the day you can buy up into a better home in a better neighborhood. Is that day today or a few years down the road? Here’s a quick way to make that assessment. First, make a list of ...

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Fresh Air Sells

Household smells in our own homes can be a problem because we get accustomed to them. However, it takes just a few seconds in a stranger’s home, to know if a smoker lives there. The smell is in the air! So, when you put your home on the market, think about ...

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Inspect Your Walls Before You Sell

Say you’re trying to sell a used car. Imagine that it’s a desirable make and model, the mileage is low, and, overall, it’s in great condition…except, that is, for the body. Unfortunately, there are a few areas where the paint is scratched, and there are a couple of dents and rust ...

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YEG REAL ESTATE RESULTS JANUARY 2024 – JFSELLS.COM

January has started strong for Edmonton and Area! Many Stats and Prices are up. Demand appears to be out pacing supply on the residential side in several segments. See it all here; Slow And Steady Numbers a Good Sign for 2024 RAE Market Summary JANUARY_2024_CREA-EDMOStats for full stats package  JANUARY_2024_MonthlyStatsBoard for full visuals  TN Commercial__2023 Year-End ...

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Three Lists to Make When Selling Your Home

When you put your property up for sale, you want to make sure that potential buyers get all the information they need on the features of your home and its surrounding area. If, for example, buyers don’t realize there is a great school just a couple of blocks away, they ...

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