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.

June 30, 2022

The decision to move to Alberta can be driven by many things: a new job, a more affordable cost of living, access to nature, and seemingly endless sunny days. Alberta is home to nearly four and a half million people and has been attracting families from across the country for decades to relocate. For those looking to move to Alberta, often the debate is “Edmonton versus Calgary, which city is better suited for me?”

Both cities have their merits. Let’s look at some comparisons between the two major cities. Read More

June 2, 2022

Choosing a new community to build your home in often includes researching available schools in the area for your children. Of course, you’ll want to find a new community with access to the right type of schools and potentially a shorter commute for both you and your kids. To help you choose, we’ve put together a list of available schools in every community Sterling builds in, within five kilometres of the area*. Read More

May 12, 2022

Finding a new home with a floor plan and design style to fit your family’s needs is one big step in the process of buying a new home. Finding the right community in which to plant your family’s roots is another. The location of your new home can be the difference between long or short commute times, access to recreational activities, and your family’s overall health and wellbeing.

Let’s explore some of the amenities to expect as you look for a new community for your family. Read More

August 26, 2021

You’re ready to buy a new home in Canada  – it’s an exciting time! One major decision to consider is your first Canadian neighbourhood. You have to decide which neighbourhood you want to build in. Read More

March 4, 2021

If you’re looking for a comfortable and quiet community to put down your roots, you’ll want to take a look at the brand-new community of Le Reve in Beaumont, which is just a few minutes outside of Edmonton, south of Ellerslie. Read More

January 21, 2021

Whether you’re thinking about buying a new-to-you home or building a brand-new home, it’s a good idea to think about where your new home would fall on the 10-minute fire response map. Read More

February 11, 2020

When you’re choosing the perfect home for you and your family, your children are naturally going to be one of your main concerns. In the house itself, you want comfortable bedrooms and a nice big backyard, and outside you’ll want lots of parks and green spaces and plenty of shops nearby. But perhaps the most important thing you’ll need to think about the nearby school options. Read More

March 25, 2019

Whether you’re looking for a nice place to go on a date or you just don’t feel like cooking one night, it’s nice to have a variety of great restaurants near your home. Those in Edmonton know that the city has a lot of famous places to eat, but what about the outskirts of town?

If you’re thinking about one of our Southeast Edmonton communities – Tamarack Common, Laurel Crossing, and The Orchards at Ellerslie – you must check out some of these delightful eateries. Read More

January 11, 2019

Many people overlook the importance of having good restaurants in the area in which they live. Whether you go to restaurants for the convenience of not having to cook or the thrill of trying delicious new foods, Southwest Edmonton has some of the best restaurants in the area. We think that once you taste the top dishes at these places, you’ll want to go back for more. Read More

November 16, 2018

Those who live in the north part of Edmonton know there are plenty of great restaurants throughout the area. Best of all, you’ll find a lot of cuisine styles, so it’s easy to try something new if that’s what you’re in the mood for. Break the habit of going out to the same old restaurants by trying one (or all!) of these tasty north Edmonton gems. Read More