Accuracy of Canada’s housing data under scrutiny #yegre #yeg

A recent article in Toronto’s Globe and Mail highlighted a concern raised by housing denier Garth Turner about the accuracy of the housing price statistics released by CREA each month.  You can read the article at http://www.theglobeandmail.com/report-on-business/economy/housing/accuracy-of-canadas-housing-data-under-scrutiny/article15107922/ We thought it would be helpful to clarify how the REALTORS Association of Edmonton records and reports the sales…

September average price up in Edmonton #yeg #yegre

A quarter for your thoughts? Now that we’re three quarters into the year, your local REALTOR® has some thoughts to share on the Real Estate market. By the end of September, the all-residential average price for the year-to-date was 4.5% higher than the same time last year. The September numbers helped support that increase, with the average all-residential price…

September housing prices up 5.4% from last year #yegre #yeg

Edmonton, October 2, 2013: The REALTORS® Association of Edmonton released market housing statistics for the year to date (YTD) including the month of September. The all-residential average price for the first three quarters of the year in the Edmonton CMA is $350,741 as compared to $340,090 in 2012. In September, the all-residential average was $352,057,…