Great news for real estate in the Grande Prairie area! According to the Canadian Real Estate Association, there was an 11% gain on home sales in January 2013 in comparision to last year. As quoted on their website: "The number of homes sold through the MLS® System of the Grande Prairie & Area Association of REALTORS® recorded another big year-over-year gain in January 2013, marking the best start to any year since 2007."Also according to their statistics the average home price was up 5%. This is welcome news to anyone who is looking to sell their home.
As winter begins to wind down and spring edges closer, one can only be optimistic in regards to the real estate market here in Grande Prairie!