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Preferred Group - RE/MAX River City
301, 10171 Sask. Dr. , Edmonton, Alberta
P: 780-701-2626
F: 866-293-5424

Why Invest in Edmonton?

Edmonton and Northern Alberta will continue to lead economic recovery in Canada and the world, and this is why...


What does the future hold for Edmonton’s investment real estate market? Sustainable capital investment into the northern part of the province is still ongoing at levels higher than the pre 2005 decade and totals over 450 projects for a total value over $90 Billion (with a ‘B’). Growing international oil demand from China and other developing nations, as well as the US and other major ongoing consumers of oil will continue to drive Alberta’s economic growth. This creates new jobs, income growth, and an overall diversified economy and high standard of living draws people to the Province. Population growth from both inter-provincial and international net migration, add more tenants which increases rents as vacancy tightens, plus the majority of new renters buy within two years. This upward demand trend pushes property values and incomes on investment property along with it. With historically low vacancy rates, our rental rates have increased along with prices and investors have seen good cash flow from rental properties along with great appreciation growth in equity. See the few links below for more information and specifics.



Don Campbell from the Real Estate Investment Network provides an excellent overview of the fundamentals of all the major real estate investment markets across Canada in this video.





Research provided by Real Estate Investment Network™ &




Market Reports and Research



Click on the links below for various market reports and information: 


RE/MAX Commercial Investor Report 2014 - Report PDF Download

Realtors Association of Edmonton - Latest Market Reports

CMHC Fall 2015 - Housing Market Outlook - Edmonton CMA

CMHC Fall 2014 - Edmonton CMA - Rental Market Report

CMHC Fall 2014 - Alberta Rental Market Report

CMHC Spring 2014 - Canadian Highlights - Rental Market Report

CMHC - General Report Download Center

Edmonton Economic Development Corporation (EEDC) - and @EEDC

LRT (Light Rapid Transit) Expansion updates: City of Edmonton

Alberta Treasury Board & Finance - Population Projections 2014 - 2041

Historical Perspective:
City of Edmonton’s (Mayor Mandel) outlook from 2007 to 2012: Socio Economic Outlook

Where is Edmonton? see a map position here: Edmonton Map



Looking to buy investment real estate in Edmonton?

Visit our Buying Investments page for more information


Looking to sell investment real estate in Edmonton or other parts of Alberta?

Visit our Selling Investments page for more information on how and when to maximize your equity!


What next?

Please feel free to contact us to discuss your particular situation.

You can also attend one of our upcoming seminars, click here for schedule

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