Buying a New Home Floorplans Homeowner Tips
March 16, 2023
14 Great Uses For Your Den or Flex Room

Do you have an extra room in your house that you’re not sure what to do with? These rooms are commonly called a flex room – because they’re just that! A multi-purpose living space in your home designed to have a flexible purpose for what your family needs.

It goes by many names – like a den, flex, or bonus room – but whatever you choose to call it, this family room can be a great addition to your home and it doesn’t have to just be a TV or dining room.  Read More

Buying a New Home
February 16, 2023
Edmonton versus Toronto: Where Should You Choose to Live?

Are you considering either Edmonton or Toronto as your new city? If so, you’ll find that these two areas offer a lot of contrasts between each other. When trying to decide where to live in Canada, many Canadians make the choice between these two locations. These two places give a different experience to residents of these major Canadian cities. And both have made numerous lists as one of the best cities to live in (in Canada)! From the weather and geography to the culture and lifestyle, there are many factors to consider when deciding between Edmonton versus Toronto and which city is right for you. Read More

Buying a New Home
February 9, 2023
A New Home Versus A Resale Home: The Pros And Cons

One of the most common problems people face when buying a home is whether to buy a brand-new home or a resale home. There are advantages and disadvantages to each option – for example, a new construction home will usually look more modern and have fewer maintenance costs associated with it, whereas a resale home may have a more unique character, as well as a lower price point. Read More

Buying a New Home Financing
January 12, 2023
What Are the Mortgage Co-Signer Requirements in Canada?

Getting a mortgage can be difficult for many Canadians, especially those with a low credit score. If you’re in this situation, you may consider having someone co-sign the loan with you, which could potentially make it easier to get approved. In this article, we’ll explore what co-signing is and discuss some of the benefits and considerations that come along with it when obtaining a mortgage in Canada.  Read More

Buying a New Home Financing
December 22, 2022
What Is A Mortgage Employment Letter?

Mortgages are a crucial part of Canadian life, and getting one can be complicated if you don’t know what to expect. One of the many documents you may be required to provide to your lender is an employment letter. But what is a mortgage employment letter, and what information does it contain?

In this article, we’ll take a closer look at mortgage employment letters (also called a letter of employment or a job letter) and explain what they’re used for and how to get one. So if you’re planning on buying a home in Canada, be sure to read this! Read More

Buying a New Home
December 15, 2022
When is the Best Time to Buy a House?

When looking for a brand-new home, one of the most common questions home buyers have when they begin house hunting is “when is the best time to buy a house?” In this article, we’ll take a look at some of the factors that affect the housing market throughout the year so you can make an informed decision. Read More

Buying a New Home Financing
December 8, 2022
What is a B Lender?

If you’re in Canada, and you’re looking for a mortgage, you may have heard the term “B lender.” What is a B lender, and what does it mean for your mortgage? In this article, we’ll answer those questions and more. Keep reading to learn everything you need to know about B lenders in Canada! Read More

Buying a New Home
December 7, 2022
Everything You Need to Know About Buying Your First Home in Canada

Moving to Canada has been your dream, and while it’s incredibly exciting to finally get your chance, you know that it’s going to be a big process. Getting your permanent residence or citizenship can take some time, and it’s a big drain on your finances. 

When you first move to Canada, you’ll usually end up renting at first. Rental units are affordable and easy to find. This also gives you a chance to feel comfortable in your new surroundings before you spend a lot of money on a house. 

Eventually, though, you’ll want to put down some roots and buy a place that’s a bit more permanent.  Read More

Buying a New Home First Time Home Buyers
November 24, 2022
What Does Housing Affordability Mean?

Housing affordability is an important factor that’s on the minds of a lot of home buyers, particularly when market prices are on the rise and the economy is more unpredictable than usual.  But what exactly do we mean by housing affordability and how can it affect you when it comes to buying your dream home? Let’s take a look at some of the key factors. Read More

Buying a New Home
November 10, 2022
Edmonton versus Calgary: Where Should You Choose to Live?

There are many good reasons to want to move to Alberta –  the province boasts a strong economy, beautiful scenery, and friendly people. But when it comes to choosing between its two biggest cities, Edmonton versus Calgary, which is the better option? Which one is the best city to live in Alberta? Read More

Buying a New Home
October 27, 2022
Is Now the Right Time to Buy a House in Edmonton? [October 2022]

According to recent housing reports, the average home prices in Edmonton have increased over last year, and the demand for inventory is up. So does this mean now is the right time to buy a new home? It’s a question many potential home buyers are asking. But the answer to that question depends on a variety of factors, including your current financial situation and the state of the housing market.

In this article, we’ll take a closer look at both of those, plus some other factors, to help you decide whether or not now is a good time to buy a house in Edmonton. Read More

Buying a New Home
July 21, 2022
The Evolve Series: A Look at Some of Our Best Home Designs

The Evolve Series is a unique collection of homes built by Sterling Homes, offering affordability and modern living for you and your family. We’ve designed these homes in a way that streamlines the construction process, and those cost savings are then passed on to the homeowner for a quality home you can afford, plus a design you will love for many years.

But there’s so much more to these homes than just their cost efficiency! We select only the most in-demand finishes and design the floor plans to create a home that suits today’s lifestyles and design trends. Every Evolve home comes with luxury vinyl plank flooring, quartz countertops, tile backsplash in the kitchen, and so much more.

Let’s take a look at some of our best Evolve Series home designs. Read More