August 2023

Found 7 blog entries for August 2023.

Should You Live in Your Own Multiplex?

If you want to start real estate investing, an owner-occupied multi-family home may be perfect for you. This investment strategy involves purchasing a residential-zoned property with between two and four units and making one of them your primary residence. Living in your investment property opens you up to numerous advantages, such as favourable mortgage terms, lower down payments, and the convenience of living on-site. 

However, it has its drawbacks. There are many reasons to love living in a multi-family community, but when you own the property that comprises the community, it can be quite different. Such an arrangement can sometimes mean a compromise on privacy and bring along a heavier load of responsibilities. Delve deeper into the pros and

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Tips for Getting Ready for The New School YearAs summer draws to a close in our beautiful city of Edmonton, it's time for parents and children to prepare for the much-anticipated back-to-school season. As the days grow shorter and the air begins to signal winter with that hint of crispness, the transition from carefree summer days to a structured school routine can be exciting, and, let’s face it, quite the challenge. Still, with a pinch of planning and an element of enthusiasm, Edmontonians can make the most of this transition and embrace the joys that a new season and chapter brings.

Savour the Final Days of Summer

Before the school bells chime and the homework piles up, take advantage of the last days of summer. Edmonton offers a plethora of outdoor activities, be it picnics in the river

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Edmonton Condo Communities

In the bustling heart of the city of Edmonton in Alberta, the skyline is graced with impressive condominium buildings that stand as testaments to sophisticated urban living. They aren't just about aesthetics; they also offer top-notch amenities, strategic locations, and a community vibe that appeals to homebuyers moving to Edmonton. As the city evolves, so do its living spaces. Whether you want to be close to downtown or have quick access to nature trails, one of the best Edmonton condos will surely satisfy your needs.

The Legends Private Residences

The Legends Private Residences are the epitome of elevated urban living in downtown Edmonton, with exquisite finishes and a pet-friendly atmosphere. 

Located at the core of the ICE District, the

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What to Know About Lofts

Are you intrigued by the idea of living in a loft, with its luxurious open spaces and soaring ceilings? Lofts have become increasingly popular, offering a unique and modern living experience. But before you go through the home-buying process and purchase your own loft, you should know a few considerations and how they differ from other property types. Here are four things to know about owning a loft.

Loft vs. Condo vs. Townhome

When choosing a home, understanding the differences between lofts, condos, and townhomes can help you make an informed decision that suits your lifestyle. While all three property types offer unique advantages, distinct characteristics set them apart.

A loft is typically a large open space with high ceilings and

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Loft vs. Apartment vs. Condo: What's the Difference?

Condos, lofts, and apartments. These three terms are so frequently used interchangeably that many people don't realize the significant differences between the property types. Understanding the unique definitions of each one can influence your real estate decisions and better align your investment with your lifestyle preferences and financial goals; there are certain things you must know before buying a condo or loft, and their basic differences are chief among them. Learn the nuances that distinguish lofts, apartments, and condos to make a well-informed decision for your next move. 

What Is a Condo?

A condominium is a residential property within a larger building or community where each unit is individually owned. Condo ownership involves holding

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Edmonton Most Expensive Condos

The city of Edmonton isn't only famed for its vibrant cultural scene and captivating history, but it also contains an array of upscale real estate that rivals any cosmopolitan city. Among its standout features are the glittering high-rise condominiums dominating the skyline, offering luxurious living spaces with unparalleled views. These architectural marvels don't just provide a comfortable home — they offer a lifestyle filled with opulence and many amenities. Here are seven of the most expensive luxury condos in Edmonton, Alberta.

The Pearl

Built in 2015, The Pearl offers 128 luxury condos spread throughout this soaring 36-storey tower. It's a walk of only a few short blocks to the thriving 104th Avenue strip of shops, restaurants, and

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MacEwan University Best Neighborhoods

With a blend of academic vibrancy and metropolitan allure, the best neighbourhoods near MacEwan University present several options for students wanting to live close by for those looking for homes for sale in Edmonton. The strategic positioning of the university, surrounded by a diverse range of communities, makes for an exciting living experience. Accessibility, vibrant community life, and picturesque landscapes await in these Edmonton communities.

Oliver

Oliver is approximately 1.2 kilometres west of MacEwan University, less than five minutes by vehicle or a 15-minute walk. Directly west of downtown Edmonton, it's a well-established neighbourhood with quiet residential and bustling commercial areas. Although development began as far back as the

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