Edmonton Real Estate Blog

Sterling Homes Real Estate Blog brings you the latest market news and property listings, as well as tips for buying or selling a home in Edmonton.

August 12, 2021

As you start your new life here in Canada, one of the key things you need is a place to live! You’re going to need to think carefully about what type of home you want to buy. While you may not be ready for the actual purchase yet, knowing what you want will give you a starting point for determining your down payment and mortgage options to make the home affordable. Read More

July 1, 2021

Those who are new to Canada often look at buying their first home here as a way of putting down real roots in the country. Owning your home gives you a sense of permanency that will make you truly feel like you’re part of the country. Read More

June 17, 2021

Trying to figure out how to buy a house can also be one of the most confusing or challenging purchases of your life if you don’t understand the process.
But a home is something everyone needs, somewhere to rest and build memories. To enjoy family and friends, to create something that is uniquely yours. Read More

June 14, 2021

Buying a new home is an important decision, and most people start by focusing on some of the more obvious factors: the building itself, the community it’s in, and so on.
But how much thought is given to choosing the right Realtor® to work with? Read More

March 8, 2021

A home purchase is likely one of the biggest purchases you will make in your lifetime, so we believe homebuyers should take the time to learn about the details of their home buying journey and to perform their due diligence before the big move. To demystify the process, we have provided a rundown of what we think you should consider when buying and what you can expect from the buying process itself, plus tips to make life easier. Read More

March 5, 2021

A home is more than just four walls and a roof, it’s a place for your family to grow, change and laugh together – all great reasons why it’s extremely important to find the right home for your family. Choosing the right home means you can look forward to bringing your family closer together. Let’s take a look at the ways a new home can help you do that. Read More

February 9, 2021

Are you considering buying your first home? Congratulations! While this is a hugely exciting time, we understand it can be a challenge to figure out where to go from here. We’re here to help! Our handy guide includes a ton of helpful information to assist you through the first-time home buying process. Armed with this knowledge, you’ll be able to move forward with confidence, knowing your dream home is just around the corner. Read More

February 4, 2021

Price per square foot is a well-known measure of a home’s value, but it’s more complicated than it seems at first glance. Does the home with the lowest price per square foot offer the best value? Does a high price per square foot mean that a home is out of your price range? And can you estimate the cost of the home you want by simply multiplying the average price per square foot by the size of the house you want? Read More

January 6, 2021

Whether you’re thinking about purchasing a brand-new home or buying a resale one – or whether you haven’t decided yet – you’re going to go to a lot of showings. These showings will tell you a lot of things. Read More

December 1, 2020

Everybody wants to get a good deal on a home, but sometimes a deal can seem too good to be true. And while everything may appear fine on the surface, there can sometimes be problems with a resale home that are not immediately apparent, or might seem minor at first but can cause big problems in the long-term. Read More