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Edmonton Economy Guide

The city of Edmonton, the capital of Alberta, has more than 930,000 residents. Situated along the North Saskatchewan River, it's the second-largest community in Alberta after Calgary. The metro area has an estimated population of 1.3 million, making it one of the most populated regions in Canada.

There's an incredible number of things to do in Edmonton, including shopping at the largest mall in North America, visiting the largest living history museum in the country, and enjoying the celebrations of Canada's Festival City. The city boasts millions of visitors each year, and many of them decide to move to Edmonton. However, before such a relocation, potential residents should consider Edmonton's economic background. After all, even the best of

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Best Walking and Jogging Trails in Edmonton

In addition to over 1,000 parks, the city of Edmonton has more than 160 kilometres of multi-use trails for walking, running, hiking, biking, and in some cases, horseback riding. This city is one of the sunniest in Canada, so plenty of opportunities exist year-round to enjoy these trails and other outdoor activities in Edmonton. Whether you're looking for a challenging hike or a quick walk for some exercise, here are six of the best neighbourhood trails in Edmonton, Alberta.

Whitemud Creek Trail

Whitemud Creek Trail is an easy 6.8-kilometre out-and-back suitable for all ages. It weaves through the Whitemud Ravine Nature Reserve 10 kilometres south of downtown Edmonton, close to the Aspen Gardens community and Ogilvie Ridge neighbourhood. The

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Best Suburbs Near Edmonton, AB

If you had the option to pay lower property taxes while still having access to world-class amenities, would you? That's a question many homebuyers ask themselves. The city of Edmonton has many wonderful qualities that make it a wonderful place to live. Edmonton's museums and parks are among some of the best in Alberta, yet those amenities come at a cost. In many places, homeowners feel the sting of property taxes, which leaves many prospective homeowners wondering, "Which suburbs have lower property taxes?" Fortunately, some of the best Edmonton suburbs are perfect for homebuyers who want to live near the city while reducing their cost of living.

How Property Taxes Are Calculated in Alberta

Among the many homeownership expenses, one of the most

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Edmonton Most Walkable Neighbourhoods

While Edmonton is Canada's fifth-largest city and Alberta's provincial capital, its neighbourhoods boast tremendous walkability for residents. With just under 990,000 residents, the city of Edmonton—known as North America's northernmost large city—has so much to offer. Energetic and multifaceted, Edmonton is a growing cultural and culinary arts centre. It's also a city steeped in history that yearns to be explored; one of the best ways to explore this culturally rich city is on foot, and where better to start than one of Edmonton's most walkable neighbourhoods?

Garneau: Stroll Into Edmonton's Past

Located in south-central Edmonton, Garneau is a well-known and highly-walkable neighbourhood outside Downtown Edmonton, overlooking the River Valley.

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Things to Do With Kids in Edmonton

Alberta is well-known for its natural beauty, rich history rooted in the oil and cattle industries, and vibrant professional sports culture. It's also one of the warmest provinces in the country. In fact, the Edmonton community, Alberta's capital, is often referred to as "The Sunshine City" because it receives more sunlight than many other Canadian cities.

With so much industry, spectacular nature, and mild weather, it's no surprise that Alberta attracts many families. Whether you live in Edmonton or plan to vacation in this buzzing city, you'll find heaps of kid-friendly activities in any season. Keep reading to learn about some of the best things to do with kids in Edmonton.

TELUS World of Science

TELUS World of Science in Edmonton, AB

There's fun for everyone at the TELUS

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Popular Home Builders in Edmonton

Home Builders in Edmonton, AB: Edmonton's Most Popular Home Builders Guide

From the West Edmonton Mall to the beautiful skyline, the city of Edmonton has much to offer. It's a modern city with exceptional greenspace, theatres, cultural experiences, and a solid financial district and economy. It may be best for those in the market for a new house in Edmonton to consider new construction properties. Edmonton's builders offer just about everything needed to create the perfect new house, from luxurious mansions to lakefront homes. Read on to discover eight popular home builders in Edmonton, Alberta.

Bedrock Homes

Since 1999, Bedrock Homes has constructed beautiful single-family homes throughout the Edmonton area. The company is a member of the

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Things to Do With Dogs in Edmonton, AB

There are many things to consider before relocating to a new community. Those with young students will need to think about the school systems in an area, and workers must research career opportunities. However, not all cities offer dog-friendly amenities, so dog owners should select an area dedicated to pet-friendly options. Read on to learn about dog-friendly fun in the city of Edmonton, from dog parks to dog-friendly shopping, restaurants, and more.

Table of Contents

  • Best Neighbourhood Dog Parks in Edmonton
    • Terwillegar Park
    • Mill Creek Ravine South
    • Jackie Parker Park
    • Hermitage Park
    • Lacombe Lake Dog Park
  • Dog-Friendly Activities in Edmonton
  • Dog-Friendly Restaurants in Edmonton
  • Dog-Friendly Shopping in
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Edmonton Fun Facts

Known for its abundance of natural beauty, history, culture, and attractions, the city of Edmonton, Alberta, is designed for everyone's enrichment and pleasure. This lively Canadian community has a vibrant theatre scene, stunning architecture, tons of outdoor recreation, indoor attractions, and several professional sports teams.

There is an abundance of places to shop and dine near popular gated community homes and luxury condos, making Edmonton a great place to work, shop, and play for tourists and locals. While the city is known worldwide, there are a few fun facts about Edmonton that some long-time residents may be are unaware of. Keep reading as we delve into some fun facts about Edmonton that make it a standout city!

Edmonton Is One of

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Best Lakes in Edmonton

Famous for outdoor fun, the city of Edmonton is lucky to be within reasonable driving distance of some of the best lakes in Alberta. Many lakes and park recreation areas are closed during the winter months, so May through October is the peak time for residents who want to get out and enjoy some Edmonton water activities. Boating, kayaking, fishing, camping and other adventures await near Edmonton. Keep reading to learn about the best Alberta lakes near Edmonton.

Goldeye Lake

The Goldeye Lake Campground is about a three-hour drive from the Southeast Edmonton area. The park has 44 unserviced campsites near the lake, with a few large enough to accommodate an RV. It costs $28 to reserve a campsite on a first-come, first-serve basis. There are dry

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Best Golf Courses in Edmonton

There may not be anything quite like the experience of playing golf in Edmonton. Spending time outdoors on the green and fairways taking in the beautiful sights and nature is almost as enjoyable as perfecting the game. The homes in Edmonton are close to numerous golf courses that welcome golfers of all skill levels. Keep reading to learn about the best golf courses in and around Edmonton.

Victoria Golf Course

Victoria Golf Course is the oldest city-run course in Canada. It was initially developed in 1896, which is even before the founding of the city itself. This course is versatile, offering options ideal for beginners and those with moderate skills. It's located in the river valley, which creates an incredible outdoor experience.

This public

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