Edmonton Real Estate Market Report: Week Ending April 17, 2024

 Edmonton Real Estate Market Report: Week Ending April 17, 2024

As spring ushers in warmer temperatures and blossoming landscapes, the real estate market in Edmonton is also experiencing its own kind of bloom. Let's dive into the latest statistics from the week ending April 17, 2024, provided by the Realtors Association of Alberta.

Key Metrics:

  1. Unit Sales:

    • The week saw a total of 753 unit sales, marking a significant increase of 13% from the previous week. This surge in sales activity suggests growing confidence among buyers in the Edmonton market.
  2. New Listings:

    • Despite the uptick in sales, there were 940 new listings, showing a slight decrease of 8% compared to the prior week. This dip in new listings could contribute to the tightening of inventory, potentially placing upward pressure on prices.
  3. Average Price:

    • The average price of homes in Edmonton rose to $449,000, reflecting a notable increase of 6% from the previous week. This rise in average price indicates robust demand and a competitive market environment.
  4. Median Price:

    • The median price also experienced a modest uptick, reaching $429,000, which represents a 2% increase from the previous week. This suggests that the increase in prices is not solely driven by luxury properties but is spread across the market.

Market Insights:

The Edmonton real estate market continues to exhibit resilience and strength, with both buyers and sellers actively participating in the market. The increase in unit sales coupled with a decrease in new listings suggests a competitive market landscape, with properties moving quickly and potentially receiving multiple offers.

Buyers are facing heightened competition, which may lead to bidding wars and quick decision-making. On the other hand, sellers are benefiting from rising prices and strong demand, giving them leverage in negotiations.

Factors such as low mortgage rates, a healthy economy, and renewed consumer confidence are likely contributing to the positive momentum in the market. Additionally, the allure of Edmonton's diverse neighborhoods, amenities, and lifestyle offerings continues to attract buyers from various demographics.


As we navigate through the spring season, the Edmonton real estate market remains dynamic and resilient. The latest statistics indicate a buoyant market characterized by increasing sales, rising prices, and a tightening inventory.

Whether you're a buyer, seller, or investor, staying informed about market trends and seeking professional guidance is crucial in making sound real estate decisions. With the guidance of a knowledgeable real estate agent, navigating the complexities of the current market can be a rewarding experience.

Disclaimer: The statistics presented in this report are sourced from the Realtors Association of Alberta.

In conclusion, the real estate market in Edmonton is showing signs of strength and resilience, providing both opportunities and challenges for buyers and sellers alike. Stay informed, stay proactive, and make informed decisions with the assistance of a trusted real estate professional.

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