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New rules for development in mature neighbourhoods begin July 7

As part of the Mature Neighbourhood Overlay (MNO) Review, the City of Edmonton has made changes to MNO regulations after holding multiple public consultation events with residents, community leagues, and the home building industry. These new rules provide clearer direction for residents living or building in mature neighbourhoods, including making it easier to determine front setbacks (the distance between the home and the street), driveway access and privacy regulations.

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Edmonton Real Estate

Leaving Edmonton?

Are you moving away from Edmonton, or know someone who is?

Jodi Dahl

We are sad to see you go, but happy because we can help! Being in the real estate industry for a combined total of 40 years, we have personal contacts with real estate professionals from all over Canada. Send us a message and simply let us know where you are planning to move within Canada and we will give you a call and match you with one of our personally recommended Realtors® in that area. Know that you aren’t get getting referred to a stranger, but a close personal contact who we trust to get the job done and find you your dream home in your new city!

We are always available and would love to chat with you about any of your real estate needs!

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Lorraine Mah

 

Search Homes for Sale by School Area!

We are so excited to share this new feature on remax.ca with you! One of the most important factors for families when buying a new home is the school their children will attend. Whether you are picking a certain area because of a specific school or fall in love with a community and need to know what school options you have, remax.ca has you covered! The new School Tool simply allows you to search an area, see all of the schools in that community, view the boundaries for said school AND shows you all the homes for sale in that particular area. You can even link directly to the school website, in case you need more information.

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RE/MAX Chairman Award

Lorraine had the opportunity to connect with other RE/MAX agents in Vegas a few weeks ago and was honoured with the Chairman Award for her performance in 2016; despite the slower market in Edmonton this past year. Both Lorraine and Jodi are looking forward to 2017, as the first quarter of the year is already showing signs of improvement

Sign Up for the Energy Efficient Alberta Program

Looking to conserve energy and lower your home bills? The Government of Alberta has released details on the new Energy Efficient Alberta program with the goal of “making life more affordable for Alberta families by helping them conserve energy through the latest innovations, such as LED lights and power bars”.

Alberta residents who register for the Residential No-Charge Energy Savings Program will be contacted starting in April for an appointment which will look at ways to change out older, less energy efficient products in their home and replace them with new more efficient options such as LED products, high efficiency shower heads, faucet aerators, advanced power bars and self adjusting thermostats.

The best part? These changes should save you money on your monthly energy bills and the program is FREE! Any household in Alberta is eligible for the program, your income and house type do not matter whatsoever.

To register for this program and take advantage of the Residential No-Charge Energy Savings program, click here!