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.

May 5, 2022

So you currently own a house and want to buy a new home. That means you need to sell your current one. There are a few things to consider when buying and selling a home at the same time.

The timeline of buying a new home when you have a current one to sell can be daunting to balance. Selling your old home too soon can result in having to move out before your new home is ready, and selling too late can mean taking possession of your new home while still paying the mortgage on your old one.

However, there are solutions out there that will help you to handle the task! Read More

March 15, 2021

Here are 11+ Ideas to Try
An important but sometimes-overlooked part of selling your home is the curb appeal. Essentially, this means the way your home looks from the street, but it’s about the first impression that people make of your home. Read More

February 2, 2021

You’re planning on putting your home on the market, and of course, you want to sell for as much as possible. But how do you do this without breaking
the bank on extensive renovations? What changes can you make to better influence buyers?
If these questions are weighing on your mind, take a look at the following tips for sprucing up your home below. Most are pretty inexpensive, and some ideas are for those with a slightly larger budget. 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

November 4, 2020

Buying a new home naturally comes with a lot of decisions to be made…

What community do you want to live in?
What style of home suits you best?
What kind of budget do you have?

But there is one additional item on the list that many homeowners consider for both buying and selling… Read More

June 23, 2020

The COVID-19 crisis has impacted almost every area of our lives, and there’s no way to tell for certain what the lasting effects will be. Naturally, the uncertainty of the future creates a lot of worry in our lives, including the housing market and what we should prepare for. Read More

May 5, 2020

With the COVID-19 crisis, many industries have come to a halt. While the real estate market hasn’t shut down, it is one that’s seen a considerable slowdown. Read More

July 22, 2019

As you get ready to sell your home, it’s exciting to see that your home has increased in value, allowing you to collect a tidy profit once you finalize the sale. Naturally, you might be getting a bit worried about how much you’ll have to pay in taxes, though. Read More

July 12, 2019

Staging your home – making it look better to prospective buyers – is a great way to sell your home faster. In fact, it’s so important that people often pay big bucks to professional home stagers to create the perfect look for their home. The great news is that you don’t have to pay someone else to take care of the staging. There are a lot of small things you can do that could make a big difference. We list some of them here. Read More

May 27, 2019

Practically everyone has heard the rumour that the best time to sell a home is in the spring, but that doesn’t mean you can’t sell your home any other time of year. In fact, the laid-back feeling and ability to let a lot of sunlight into your home during these months can make your home seem even more attractive. Read More