When buying a home in Edmonton, obviously you’ll be looking at key details like square footage, price and condition. However, just as important to your home buying decision is the neighbourhood.
Now, everyone who knows me knows that I love Edmonton, and there are “gems” (some of them hidden) in every neighbourhood. So I’m not suggesting here that one area is necessarily better than another. It all depends on your unique needs, lifestyle, and future plans.
However, when it comes to choosing the right neighbourhood for your next home – which, again, is the neighbourhood that is RIGHT for you –here are some important things to pay attention to:
Schools: Many families narrow down their home search by focusing on school districts, and seeing what
At the beginning of a new
year, it’s always fun to play “what might happen in the 12 months ahead?” and
then see, in time, if you were right.
But there are instances
where correctly guessing trends is more than fun – it’s fantastic – and incorrectly guessing them is…well, not fantastic.
In fact, it can be really lousy.
One such instance is trying
to get a handle on the Edmonton
real estate market. Frankly, when it comes to either buying or selling, you
really don’t want to be on the wrong side of any trend – because it can cost
you tens of thousands of dollars, not to mention add all kinds of stress to
Fortunately, there are
experts who have the knowledge, credentials and experience to help Edmonton home buyers and sellers prepare for
Patti Proctor and her team were wonderful with us. We especially appreciated her willingness to support us while we figured out what we wanted and where we wanted to live. Being new to Edmonton, we really relied on her depth of knowledge to guide us. We ended up in a neighbourhood that suits us perfectly, in a beautiful house. Patti is the perfect mix of professional and personal. She is a "home finder". And when it was all done, we felt confident that Patti had helped us find the right home for the right price. Thank you, Patti.