A picturesque community overlooking the banks of the North Saskatchewan River Valley, Bellevue represents one of Edmonton’s oldest and most highly sought-after neighbourhoods. Tucked away among other popular Central Northeast Edmonton communities (including Highlands, Montrose and Virginia Park), Bellevue sits just a short distance from the Highlands Golf Club, Borden Park, the river valley trail system, and Edmonton’s vibrant city centre.

Did you know? Bellevue is thought to take its name from the French term “beautiful view.” A fitting title for a neighbourhood offering spectacular views of both the river valley and the downtown Edmonton skyline. 

Real Estate and Homes For Sale in Bellevue 

An established community boasting mature trees…

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While kids often experience back to school jitters, this year may prove a little tougher than most. With some children heading back to the classroom while others remain at home, kids may find themselves dealing with a few added stressors this fall.

Here are our top five tips for lessening back to school anxiety: 

See also: K to 12 school re-entry: Guidance and plans for students to start the 2020-21 school year

1. Talk It Out 

There’s no denying that in light of COVID-19, the upcoming school year will look a little different. Even if your children aren’t showing any signs of back-to-school stress, just like you, they’re likely unsure of what to expect. Having a conversation about how they’re feeling and answering any questions they might…

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Are you looking for an affordable, low-maintenance home that offers unlimited access to great amenities? An apartment-style condo may be exactly what you’ve been searching for. Here are just a few of the many advantages that come with owning one of these highly popular Edmonton home styles.

Financial Sense  

Affordability is the number one reason why so many Edmonton home buyers opt for an apartment-style condo. Compared to the average price of a single-family home in Edmonton (approximately $450,000), apartment-style condos are significantly cheaper, averaging roughly $250,000 for 1,200 square feet. Note: This average price does not reflect Edmonton luxury condo market prices.

In addition to affordable mortgage payments (not to mention a…

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The community of Summerlea remains one of the most unique neighbourhoods in the entire capital region. 50% commercial and 50% residential, Summerlea is home to North America’s largest shopping mall and some of the most affordable real estate West Edmonton has to offer. So, whether you’re a family needing more room to grow, a downsizer in search of a low-maintenance home, or a first-time buyer looking to take advantage of Edmonton’s premier shopping and entertainment destination, Summerlea may be the right community for you.

Did you know? Summerlea is named after a summertime meadow – an appropriate title for a community that offers a significant amount of centrally located green space. 

Real Estate and Homes For Sale in Summerlea

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While there are many ways to improve your home’s asking price, your property’s location often has the most impact on overall value. Here are 14 neighbourhood features that can drastically improve the value of your Edmonton home.

1. Local Schools 

For busy parents, having a school located right in the community is a huge bonus as it prevents them from worrying about bus routes or having to shuttle their children back and forth. Even if you don’t have school-aged children, choosing a home within a reputable school district will increase your home value significantly.

If you’re considering buying a new home, we recommend asking your Edmonton REALTOR® if there are any public schools serving the community. You can also research a local school’s…

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Built to mimic a small town within a large city, Terwillegar Towne remains one of the most uniquely designed neighbourhoods in the capital region. Located directly east of the Anthony Henday, Terwillegar Towne is a newer community celebrated for its beautifully crafted homes, endless assortment of amenities and vibrant green spaces – all of which are tucked away within a quiet and comfortable setting.

Did you know? Terwillegar Towne takes its name from Dr. Norman L. Terwillegar, a local surgeon, pioneer and property owner. Terwillegar practiced medicine at the Royal Alexandra Hospital for over 30 years and was president of the Edmonton Academy of Medicine and Canadian Medical Association (AB division). 

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