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 26, 2020

Each year, we at Sterling Homes meet with thousands of prospective home buyers in the Edmonton Area with respect to their home buying needs. And because so many people know our thoughts and feelings on being completely transparent in the industry,… Read More

June 22, 2020

The 3 Different Types of Property Ownership in Alberta Include: Sole owner – one person or company owns the land Joint Tenancy or Joint Tenants – if one owner passes away, their share goes to the remaining owner(s) Tenancy In Common or Tenants in Common – if one owner passes… Read More

April 1, 2020

Did you know you can use your smart phone to take a virtual tour of our new homes for sale?

That’s right—you can virtually walk through one of our homes without even leaving your couch! Read More

March 8, 2020

If you’re planning on putting your home on the market, of course, you’ll 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 easy and inexpensive tips for sprucing up your home below. Read More

March 3, 2020

Some things are better left in the ’70s, like vinyl jumpsuits and shag carpeting. But patterned wallpaper should not be added to that list. When picturing your dream house, consider adding wallpaper to mix in new design elements and style. Wallpaper isn’t the lifetime commitment you may think. In fact, you can purchase sticker-like removable wallpaper. Wallpaper comes in all forms – bold and subtle patterns, loud and neutral colours, and even in textures like faux fur or crocodile skin. But there are some things to consider about bringing wallpaper into your home. Here are some basic Do’s and Don’ts. Read More

December 27, 2019

During the cold winter season, many Canadians find themselves longing to spend time snuggled up in their warm homes. Unfortunately, the higher energy bills in these months can pack a bigger punch than the holiday shopping bill. Read More

November 29, 2019

The world keeps getting closer and closer to the technological world you dreamed about when you were a child. It seems that we’re still pretty far from having flying cars, but there are a lot of modern conveniences when it comes to smart home tech. Whether you’re looking to try things out with your first piece of smart home tech or you want to get all of the latest and greatest, we think you’ll like some of our suggestions for 2020. Read More

June 24, 2019

When you look through the latest design magazines, it seems that everyone has these giant, open kitchens. Everyone, that is, except for you. Read More

June 14, 2019

When you picture your dream home, it probably includes a beautiful yard in both the front and back. After all the construction trucks leave your lot, you’re starting with a pretty blank slate. In some ways, that can feel overwhelming. You may only have the rough grade completed in the yard when you move in. On the other hand, it’s an opportunity to create landscaping that’s perfect for your family. Read More

June 7, 2019

A fresh coat of paint is the best way to get your home ready to sell, but are some colours much better than others? You bet! Read More