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1.  5909 44 Avenue, Rocky Mountain House, $275,000, MLS# CA0119358  Listed with Isabelle Christiansen

2. 6503 58 Street, Rocky Mountain House, $329,000, MLS# CA0129066, Listed with Heather Thompson

3. 6018 58A Street, Rocky Mountain House, $215,000, MLS# CA0125953, Listed with Al Zenert

4. 4403 54 Street, Rocky Mountain House, $305,000, MLS# CA0132474 Listed with Lane Larsen

5. 5748 55 Street, Rocky Mountain House, $269,900, MLS# CA0118690 Listed with Riley Mason-Larsen

 

For more information on these properties, please call us at (403) 845-7772 (24 hours) or visit our website at

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From January 1 to March 31 2018 there were 22 properties in Sundre and area (10km radius) that sold in the MLS System™*   They ranged from a $600k+ acreage to a $45k recreational lot.  17 properties were in town and the remaining 5 were in the surrounding area in Mountain View County.

16 properties were single family detached homes.

2 properties were recreational.

1 property was a bare development lot.

1 property was a mobile home on a rented lot.

1 property was an apartment-style condo.

 Of the 22 properties sold, one-third of them were listed with Century 21 Westcountry!

Of the 22 properties sold, one-half of them were sold by Century 21 Westcountry!

 

Thinking of buying or selling?  Give me a call!

Brad Lindeburgh

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2018 Real Estate market has begun. We have seen a decrease in sales and listing in 2018 vs 2017.  It is always important to remember that every community and property can be affected differently by the current economic conditions.  When questioning your current market conditions, remember to talk to your local Real Estate agent to get the most accurate information! 

                                                                  New Listings By Office  2018                                    

                                                      

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

New Listings 2018 January - March - 137                     New Listings  2017 January - March - 155

    

 

       Sales January - March 2018 - 30           

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Sometimes the media can an impact on our perspective of what is really going on in today's our local market place.  It is always important to remember that every community is affected differently by the current economic conditions.  When questioning your current market conditions, remember to talk to your local Real Estate agent to get the most accurate information! Sundre and Mountain View County have seen an increase in sales 2018 over 2017 and decrease in listings!

 

2017 - 24 New Listings                                                  2018 - 22 New Listings

      

New Listings Taken by Company

Sales Jan - March 2017 - 6                                       Sales Jan - March 2018 - 10 

         

 

Time frame is from Jan

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Is Value an Illusion?

 

Look at the central dot?  Which one is bigger?  The right one or the left one?

Turns out they are the same size.  It’s just what’s going on around them that makes them look different! 
(It’s called the Ebbinghaus Illusion: http://www.illusionsindex.org/ir/ebbinghaus-illusion )

And the same thing happens in real estate.  It is referred to as the Principles of Progression and Regression.  It concerns the affect surrounding properties can have on the value of a house. For example, the same 5-bedroom mini-mansion set amongst a bunch of mega-mansion is going to be valued higher than than if it were set amongst a bunch of modest 2-bedroom bungalows.  The perceived value (which becomes reality in real estate) of a property is

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 Sometimes the media can an impact on our perspective of what is really going on in today's our local market place.  It is always important to remember that every community is affected differently by the current economic conditions.  When questioning your current market conditions, remember to talk to your local Real Estate agent to get the most accurate information! 

43 New Listings - 2018                                          46 New Listings - 2017

      

10 Sales - 2018                                                     18 Sales - 2017

     

 

Time frame is February 2018, February 2017

Association is 'Central Alberta'

MLS Area Major is one of 'Clearwater County', 'Rocky Mountain House'

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  Sometimes the media can an impact on our perspective of what is really going on in today's our local market place.  It is always important to remember that every community is affected differently by the current economic conditions.  When questioning your current market conditions, remember to talk to your local Real Estate agent to get the most accurate information! 

34 New Listings - 2018                   52 New Listings - 2017

       

11 Sales - 2018                               8 Sales - 2017

      

 

Time frame is January 2018, January 2017

Association is 'Central Alberta'

MLS Area Major is one of 'Clearwater County', 'Rocky Mountain House'

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